UK Roofing Awards 2019: the winners

Richardson Roofing has topped a hat-trick of accolades at this year’s UK Roofing Awards, scooping the coveted ‘Roof of the Year’ award for its work on Ludgate House, Hertfordshire.

Designed to celebrate the very best UK roofing has to offer across all disciplines, the Roofing Awards recognise outstanding workmanship, problem solving, environmental qualities and contribution to the built environment.

Organised by the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC), this years winners were announced at a ceremony hosted by TV presenter Sarah Beeny on May 10, 2019, at the InterContinental London -The O2.

The day, which is a key fixture in the roofing industry’s calendar, continued to receive fantastic support from all of its sponsors, which included BMI and Radmat Building Products, with SIG Roofing as the headline sponsor.

Richardson Roofing scooped ‘Roof of the Year’ for Ludgate House


Roof Slating – sponsored by Cupa Pizarras:

Camilleri & Sons Roofing – BSK Building, Clifton College

Roof Tiling – sponsored by ECIC

Richard Soan Roofing Services – Old Leylands

Heritage Roofing – sponsored by Klober

Richardson Roofing Co – The Great Pagoda, Royal Botanic Gardens

Sheeting & Cladding / Rainscreen – sponsored by Kingspan Insulated Panels

Prater working with BEMO Systems – No.1 Court at The All England Lawn Tennis Club

Fully Supported Metal Roofing – sponsored by ALM

Richardson Roofing Co – Ludgate House

Lead Roofing – sponsored by ALM

D Harkin & Co Roofing – McArthur Hall, Methodist College

Single Ply Roofing – sponsored by EJOT

Progressive Systems – The Dunes

Liquid Applied Waterproofing & Hot-Melt

Makers Construction – The Water Gardens

Mastic Asphalt

Sussex Asphalte – North Courtyard, St Paul’s Cathedral

Reinforced Bitumen Membranes – sponsored by SIKA

Mitie Tilley Roofing – Unit 800 Aztec West

Green Roofing

W Hughes & Son – The Flower Bowl Entertainment Centre

Small Scale Project (Under £25k)

Emerton Roofing (Western) – Octagonal Tower

Large Scale Project (Over £250k) – sponsored by Marley

Barclay Roofing working with IKO PLC – Stephenson Building, Abbey Hill Academy

Product Innovation – sponsored by EagleView

Engie Regeneration working with Langley Structures for Turkey Street


Roof of the Year – sponsored by SIG Roofing

Richardson Roofing Co – Ludgate House. The judges felt that the team delivered the architect’s vision with great skill, installing this barrelled zinc roof on-site and demonstrating highly precise detailing for all the roof’s elements, so that it blended beautifully with the building’s timber and stone cladding.

Industry Choice – sponsored by Radmat Building Products

Mitie Tilley Roofing – Unit 800 Aztec West

Local Hero Award – Sponsored by SIG Roofing

Ben Large, BPL Roofing for coming to the aid of a family whose home had been left in dangerous dire straits by a cowboy builder.

NFRC Health & Safety Champion 2018

Peter Baker, Avonside Group Services for his commitment to health and safety at all levels.

Young Roofer of the Year Award – sponsored by BMI UK & Ireland

Blake Edgell, J Randall Roofing Contractors for his exceptional hard work to complete his NVQ course ahead of schedule, while showing willingness to take on technical jobs for his employer.

LSTA Lead Worker of the Year 2019

Shane White of SW Leadworks, in recognition of the skills and workmanship demonstrated at a two-day skills test at LSTA’s Training Centre in East Peckham, Kent.