26 Nov, 2020

Mastic Asphalt Council Spreads its Wings

2020-11-26T12:09:18+00:00November 26th, 2020|News|

The Mastic Asphalt Council (MAC) is the trade association for the mastic asphalt industry, representing more than 90 companies, including mastic asphalt manufacturers, the contractors responsible for its installation, and associated suppliers of equipment and services. Due to the continued popularity of mastic asphalt for waterproofing projects, MAC is spreading its reach and the latest [...]

19 Oct, 2020

The Benefits of Employing Apprentices

2020-10-19T10:26:48+00:00October 19th, 2020|News|

Mastic asphalt is one of the few construction professions still highly regarded as a ‘craft trade’. There are many time-served mastic asphalt applicators working across the country and the Mastic Asphalt Council (MAC) carries out a great deal of work to raise awareness about the career opportunities available for the younger generation and the benefits [...]

2 Oct, 2020

Restoring the Hilda Besse Building to its Former Glory

2020-10-02T09:16:06+00:00October 2nd, 2020|News|

Mastic asphalt is an integral part of our nation’s heritage, with the longevity and waterproofing properties necessary to preserve and protect historic and prestigious buildings across the UK. Mastic Asphalt Council (MAC) contractor member Howard Evans Roofing has been involved in an impressive project at St Antony’s College which forms part of the University of [...]

29 Sep, 2020

The Future’s Looking Green

2020-09-29T13:26:30+00:00September 29th, 2020|News|

The Mastic Asphalt Council (MAC) has recently become an associate member of the Green Roof Organisation (GRO), an independent trade association dedicated to supporting and developing the green roofing industry in the UK. The Green Roof Organisation represents all elements of the green roof sector including manufacturers of waterproofing and green roofing products, suppliers of [...]

24 Jul, 2020

A Roof Refurbishment with Military Precision

2020-07-23T13:03:51+00:00July 24th, 2020|News|

The heritage market is a key sector for mastic asphalt and it is frequently specified by the National Trust and English Heritage, as well as other public and private owners of prestigious buildings for refurbishment projects. An impressive project has been carried out at a military museum housing one of the world’s finest collections of [...]

23 Jul, 2020

Mastic Asphalt: A Career for Life

2020-07-23T12:38:59+00:00July 23rd, 2020|News|

Mastic asphalt is one of the few construction professions still highly regarded as a ‘craft trade’ and there are many time-served mastic asphalt applicators working across the industry. Indeed, the board of the Mastic Asphalt Council (MAC) is a perfect example of the vast experience acquired in the industry and several of the board members [...]

17 Jun, 2020

MAC Joins Green Roof Organisation

2020-06-29T09:36:30+00:00June 17th, 2020|News|

We are pleased to advise that the Mastic Asphalt Council (MAC) has become an associate member of the Green Roof Organisation (GRO), an independent trade association dedicated to supporting and developing the green roofing industry in the UK. The Green Roof Organisation represents all elements of the green roof sector including manufacturers of waterproofing and [...]

10 Jun, 2020

A Fan-Mastic Flooring Finish!

2020-06-29T09:36:36+00:00June 10th, 2020|News|

Although mastic asphalt is one of the world’s oldest and most traditional construction materials, it can sometimes be wrongly perceived by specifiers and clients as a one-dimensional waterproofing product that is only available in a standard black finish. But like many long-lasting, tried and tested materials, mastic asphalt is being re-imagined, modified and re-examined as [...]

8 Jun, 2020

A Roofing Project With Military Precision

2020-06-29T09:36:41+00:00June 8th, 2020|News|

Mastic asphalt is typically perceived as a one-dimensional, traditional roofing material that is black in appearance, but more and more Mastic Asphalt Council (MAC) contractor members are finding that clients are now seeking innovative uses for mastic asphalt that take it away from the norm. One such example is a prestigious military establishment in Devon [...]

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