Welcome to the home of roofing excellence. The Single Ply Roofing Association (SPRA) is the trade association representing the UK’s single ply roofing industry.
SPRA is the trade association representing the UK’s single ply roofing industry. Our mission is to achieve growth and sustainability in all sectors of the single ply roofing industry by raising the awareness of single ply technology, its value and ensuring manufacturing and installation standards remain high. SPRA is an increasingly influential voice in the roofing sector and is working in close co-operation with our sister trade associations to raise the overall profile of the UK roofing industry.
SPRA members are actively involved in the monitoring, development and reporting of cutting-edge technologies to improve single ply products, installations and aftercare. Access our Technical Resources. SPRA members also believe that quality comes through knowledge and skills. Members are working hard to improve training accessibility and affordability. Learn more about our training programmes, courses and qualifications.
Cathie has considerable experience within construction, particularly on skills and training, funding and membership organisations. She is a co-opted Board member of the Institute of Roofing.
Joined SPRA as Technical Manager in Aug 2018. As a civil engineer I have worked in the roofing side of the construction industry for over 30 years. I was a SPRA Council member 2016-18.
I have 37 years' experience in the roofing industry, having worked for 25 years with Rockwool Limited and 12 years with SFS in both commercial and technical roles.
I have 30 years experience in the roofing industry. After joining BriggsAmasco in 1989 and holding positions at various levels within the Company, I am now Operations Director Scotland) Ltd.
Having gained commercial and practical experience in the Single Ply sector in Technical Sales with Sarnafil I had several roles including Head of Technical for all Sika brands, until my most recent move in 2016, when I took up the position of Technical Director at Bauder.
After passing his engineering exams and working in aerospace for many years, Peter Baker moved over to the roofing industry and is now Technical Manager at Tata Steel Panels and Profiles
I have worked within the construction products industry for 28 years and am currently Technical Projects Manager for Kingspan Insulation Ltd
Ian joined Sarnafil in 1990 as Northern Field Technician, and has since progressed through the business, taking on the roles of Senior Field Technician, Applications Manager, National Applications Manager, and is currently Head of Applications for Sika Roofing. With responsibility for all the training and application techniques for Sika’s three roofing brands, Ian’s 35 years’ experience in the roofing industry is invaluable.
John has 27 years’ experience in the construction industry, initially working as a charted architect and most recently as the General Manager of Firestone Building Products UK and Ireland. He has an understanding of the key factors behind design and specification as well as how roofing components are developed, marketed, technically supported and sold into the various supply chains.
Duncan has gained a wealth of knowledge and experience of the single ply industry over 23 years, firstly on site carrying out installations and for the last 10 years working as a contracts manager supporting clients, estimating and advising on specification and details.
I have been involved in the roofing industry for over 42 years and have been installing single ply membranes since 1984. I am currently Operations Director at Delomac Ltd.