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Combustible Material Consultation

08/08/2018

Combustible Material Consultation   Members will have received an email requesting comments on the Combustible…

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The Sustainability Spectrum

08/08/2018

Brunton’s Blog – The Sustainability Spectrum   Without doubt one of the key issues facing…

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Build UK updates its Training Standard

08/08/2018

Build UK updates its Training Standard Build UK’s Training Standard has been updated. It includes…

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CPA State of Trade Survey Q2 2018

08/08/2018

CPA State of Trade Survey Q2 2018 The CPA have issued their Q2 State of…

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Combustible Material Consultation

31/07/2018

Combustible Material Consultation The SPRA Team is finalising its response to the Government consultation on…

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PQ Reform – SPRA member SealEco to be part of…

31/07/2018

PQ Reform – SPRA member SealEco to be part of pilot     We are…

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CPA-Summer forecasts 2018

31/07/2018

CPA-Summer forecasts 2018 On Monday 30th July, CPA published its summer forecast. The full forecast…

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Build UK seeks specialist contractor members to its Board

31/07/2018

Build UK seeks specialist contractor members to its Board The Build UK Board for 2018/19…

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CPA Autumn lunch – deadline for booking

31/07/2018

CPA Autumn lunch – deadline for booking Last call for the SPRA table at the…

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SPRA Golf Day – Reminder

31/07/2018

SPRA Golf Day – Reminder Don’t miss all the fun! There are only a handful…

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Duty to report – first results out now!

31/07/2018

Duty to report – first results out now! Build UK has published information on the…

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Welcome to County Flat Roofing, latest SPRA Contractor Member

25/07/2018

Welcome to County Flat Roofing, latest SPRA Contractor Member Following their success at the National…

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SPRA online training

25/07/2018

SPRA online training – a free resource to improve knowledge & understanding The SPRA online…

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Got an apprentice that needs specialist single ply training?

25/07/2018

Got an apprentice that needs specialist single ply training? SPRA is currently recruiting for its…

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PAS 3002 New Health and Wellbeing Standard

25/07/2018

PAS 3002 New Health and Wellbeing Standard BSI, the business standards company, has launched a…

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SPRA Contractors – Are you displaying your membership?

18/07/2018

SPRA Contractors – Are you displaying your membership? A few months ago, we sent out…

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Construction Sector Deal

18/07/2018

Construction Sector Deal   Welcomed by the CPA and Build UK, after a six month…

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SPRA Training Manager reflects on Roofing Apprentice of the Year…

18/07/2018

SPRA Training Manager reflects on Roofing Apprentice of the Year Awards I was delighted to…

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SPRA Golf Day – final places available!

18/07/2018

SPRA Golf Day – final places available! There is only a handful of places left…

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SPRA signs Building Mental Health Charter

18/07/2018

SPRA signs Building Mental Health Charter SPRA has pleasure in announcing that it has signed…

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Get involved! SPRA Contractor election to Council

11/07/2018

Get involved! SPRA Contractor election to Council Nominations are now being sought for the final…

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Jim's Jotter

01/08/2018

PLYWOOD AND WARM ROOFS – IT DEPENDS…. There has been a distinct improvement in the…

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Jim's Jotter

18/07/2018

SPACE – THE FINAL FRONTIER I was recently asked to comment on an expert report…

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Jim's Jotter

11/07/2018

SPRA AWARDS – EVEN BETTER NEXT YEAR Your feedback from conference has been very helpful.…

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New SPRA Membership Packs

11/07/2018

New SPRA Membership Packs The SPRA team are working hard behind the scenes to update…

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Federation of Master Builders call for Govt to Licence construction

11/07/2018

Federation of Master Builders call for Govt to Licence construction Following the launch of the…

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SPRA Golf Day

04/07/2018

SPRA Golf Day Following the SPRA Conference, we are now reminding members to book places…

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SPRA Conference & Awards photos

04/07/2018

SPRA Conference & Awards photos SPRA members – Photos from the SPRA conference and Awards…

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Qualify your Trainers - funding available

04/07/2018

Qualify your Trainers – funding available Many single ply manufacturer trainers are delivering high quality…

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Recommended Reading: CCS Update on UK Emissions

04/07/2018

Recommended Reading: CCS Update on UK Emissions The Committee on Climate Change has published its 2018…

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Contractors face stricter 'social value' procurement standards

04/07/2018

Contractors face stricter ‘social value’ procurement standards The government has announced it will take into…

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SPRA Conference & Awards applauded by industry

27/06/2018

The 4th SPRA Conference and Awards Dinner was held on the 20th of June at…

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SPRA launches Design Guide 2018 including new welding

27/06/2018

SPRA launches Design Guide 2018 including new welding The newly revised SPRA Design Guide 2018…

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Industry applauds SPRA Conference and Awards 2018!

27/06/2018

Industry applauds SPRA Conference and Awards 2018! Widely acclaimed by industry as an excellent event,…

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New Chair for SPRA Council

27/06/2018

At the SPRA AGM which took place on the 20th June 2018, members approved the…

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Jim's Jotter

27/06/2018

SUPPORTING OUR CONTRACTORS SPRA now has one of the most comprehensive libraries of freely available,…

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Welcome to Enviroply-latest SPRA member

27/06/2018

Welcome to Enviroply-latest SPRA member  Enviroply Roofing Ltd have become the latest member of SPRA.…

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Urgent Notice to all SPRA Contractor members re CITB Grant

27/06/2018

Urgent Notice to all SPRA Contractor members re CITB Grant Don’t miss out on your…

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Multimillion pound fund to tackle skills shortage

27/06/2018

Multimillion pound fund to tackle skills shortage After extensive consultation with DfE and Government; a…

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Industrial Strategy mission for Clean Growth

27/06/2018

Industrial Strategy mission for Clean Growth   When is a net zero carbon building not…

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SPRA AWARDS 2018

21/06/2018

SPRA AWARDS 2018 The SPRA Awards are over for another year, and already the SPRA Team…

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Attracting talent to the single ply industry

13/06/2018

Attracting talent to the single ply industry   Back in March, I attended a CITB…

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HAPPY VALLEY?

13/06/2018

HAPPY VALLEY?   The public consultation version of BS6229:201(8) is available from BSI and has…

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London fire and Govt Green Roof Guidance

13/06/2018

London fire and Govt Green Roof Guidance A reminder that current government guidance on fire…

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Update on TiO2 Classification

13/06/2018

Update on TiO2 Classification   SPRA has received an update from the British Coatings Federation…

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What Specifiers Want – NBS Report

13/06/2018

What Specifiers Want – NBS Report David Bain, Research Manager from NBS will be presenting…

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Capturing the value of sustainability

13/06/2018

Capturing the value of sustainability     Keynote speaker at the SPRA conference on the…

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Mates in Mind – mental health in the construction sector

13/06/2018

Mates in Mind – mental health in the construction sector     Joscelyn Shaw, Executive…

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SPRA Council elections

06/06/2018

SPRA Council elections Nominations closed on Monday 28th May and no seats were contested. I…

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Consultation: BS 6229 Flat roofs with continuously supported flexible waterproof…

06/06/2018

Consultation: BS 6229 Flat roofs with continuously supported flexible waterproof coverings – Code of practice…

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Conference – One week to go!

13/06/2018

Conference – One week to go!   Just one week left before the 4th annual SPRA…

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Conference – Two weeks to go!

06/06/2018

Conference – Two weeks to go!   Only two weeks left before the 4th annual…

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Jim's Jotter

06/06/2018

Jim’s Jotter Sorry readers – Preparations for conference have taken preference this week, but normal…

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There’s never been a better time to get that Level…

30/05/2018

There’s never been a better time to get that Level 2 qualification Did you know…

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Cabinet Office Payment Consultation

30/05/2018

Cabinet Office Payment Consultation Build UK has developed a response to the Government consultation which…

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Conference – Three weeks to go!

30/05/2018

Conference – Three weeks to go!   Only three weeks to go before the 4th…

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Contractor Amendments

30/05/2018

Contractor Amendments Build UK has identified bespoke contract terms designed to pass unreasonable risk down…

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Welcome to SITA, SPRA’s latest new Associate Member

23/05/2018

Welcome to SITA, SPRA’s latest new Associate Member I am very pleased to welcome SITA…

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Hackitt Report and recommendations

23/05/2018

Hackitt Report and recommendations This report examines building and fire safety regulations and related compliance…

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Conference – Book now, tickets selling fast

16/05/2018

Conference – Book now, tickets selling fast   Only four weeks to go before the…

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