Traditional Hard Metal Roofing

Traditional Hard Metal Roofing - Accordia Building

We specialise in the design, supply and installation of traditional, fully supported hard metal roofing, and have a proven track record in realising the architect’s design intent. When we work with traditional hard metals we combine our 100-plus years history as a roofing contractor, with an innovative and pro-active approach to 21st century roofing projects.

Traditional hard metals are a popular choice for clients’ schemes because they are strong, durable and weather resistant with a long lifespan, and can be used to achieve a stunning aesthetic effect due to their varying hues and patinas, and the way they interact with light.

The metals we design for, supply and install are:

We are approved suppliers for many of the marketing leading, traditional hard metal roofing products manufactures including Kalzip (aluminium), KME (copper), Aperam (stainless steel), and VMZINC and Rheinzink (zinc).

Projects in our portfolio which incorporate traditional hard metal roofing include:

  • Forest Hill Pools, Lewisham which was Commended best project under 1500m2 in the Kalzip Teamkal Awards 2013, designed by RMJM Architects, contractor: BAM Construction, and features Kalzip and other aluminium products
  • Accordia, the RIBA Stirling Prize winning housing development in Cambridge designed by Alison Brooks Architects, Feilden Clegg Bradley, and Maccreanor Lavington, contractor: Kajima/Redeham Homes, which features classic and patinated copper, and TECU® Brass
  • Wyre Forest Crematorium, Kidderminster which won an RIBA Architecture West Midlands award in 2012, designed by Howl Associates, contractor: Baggaley Construction Ltd, and features VMZINC

We are members of the Federation of Traditional Metal Roofing Contractors (FTMRC) and the Metal Roofing Contractors Association (MRCA).