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.
An engineer by training, Jim Hooker joined the British Flat Roofing Council in 1991 as its technical director. Jim will be leaving SPRA at the end of 2018.
Mark's background is within the commercial roofing sector, with over 30 years' experience he has a wide and extensive knowledge base.
Having initially trained as a QS, I moved into roofing sales in 1990 and have spent most of my working life in this industry, working for both manufacturers and contractors. I joined IKO in 2005 to start the new single ply division.
I have 42 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.
I have worked within the construction products industry for 28 years and am currently Technical Projects Manager for Kingspan Insulation Ltd
Mike has a wealth of commercial experience and expertise in roofing and cladding having spent 24 years working for SSQ and Eternit. Moving to SIG D&T in 2009, he is now Trading Director.
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.
Technical Manager - UK and Ireland (MIoR)
Steve has over 17 years experience in the flat roofing industry covering first contracting and later manufacturing and distribution and is currently Commercial Director for DANOSA UK.
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.