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Resurgence of Mastic Asphalt Amongst Architects

More and more architects are recognising the versatility, durability and sustainability benefits of mastic asphalt. One of the most well established waterproofing membrane systems currently available, mastic asphalt is an ideal building material for a whole range of construction applications, both new build and refurbishment projects, where a smooth, seamless, durable surface is required. Traditionally [...]

2019-05-24T09:50:21+00:00May 24th, 2019|News|

Mastic Asphalt System Highly Commended at Prestigious Construction Awards

A mastic asphalt system manufactured by IKO Plc was highly commended in the prestigious Construction News Specialists Awards 2019 for the Innovation of the Year (Non-Contractor) category. Now in their 15thyear, the awards celebrate the outstanding achievements within the construction industry. At a glittering awards ceremony hosted at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel, IKO was highly [...]

2019-05-24T09:47:22+00:00May 23rd, 2019|News|

A Roof Refurbishment with Military Planning and Precision

Mastic asphalt roofing has been chosen to protect a military museum housing one of the world’s finest collections of artillery. Abbey Asphalt Roofing Ltd, a member of the Mastic Asphalt Council (MAC), has completed a mastic asphalt roofing refurbishment project at the Royal Armouries at Fort Nelson in Fareham - now a major landmark and visitor [...]

2019-05-24T09:46:41+00:00May 17th, 2019|News|

Top Deck Car Park Waterproofing for Retail Applications

More and more specifiers are taking into consideration the versatility and green credentials of waterproofing systems and considering mastic asphalt as a top deck waterproofing system for car parks, as well as for traditional roofs, bridges and other types of structural decks. Due to its longevity, low maintenance properties and skid resistance, mastic asphalt waterproofing [...]

2019-04-30T08:32:41+00:00April 30th, 2019|News|

Mastic Asphalt Meets the Heritage Challenge

Earlier this year, the mastic asphalt industry’s most impressive projects and professionals were recognised at the Mastic Asphalt Council’s (MAC) Annual Awards hosted at the Royal Horseguards Hotel in London. One of the awards presented at the event was the Challenge Trophy Award which recognises the most impressive project across the year carried out in [...]

2018-11-23T16:51:11+00:00November 23rd, 2018|News|

Flame-Free Roofing Solutions with Mastic Asphalt

Site safety is one of the primary considerations when it comes to building refurbishment, especially for contracts in sectors such as education and health. Roofing works are typically subject to scrutiny from local authorities, building owners, Health and Safety Managers, regulatory bodies and other audiences, so roof refurbishment systems that pose any inherent risk during [...]

2018-11-23T16:50:48+00:00November 1st, 2018|News|

It’s a Wonderful Roofing Life

John Patterson, Director and Co-Founder of Opus Waterproofing Solutions, has worked in the roofing industry for all of his working life, having started off his career as a mastic asphalt apprentice some 35 years ago whilst working for BriggsAmasco. With most of his family with a background in the roofing sector, he has always had [...]

2018-09-26T19:22:08+00:00September 26th, 2018|News|