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As a leading manufacturer of roofing materials, Bauder is committed to support the construction industry by contributing to the development and promotion of best practices. Bauder provides expertise and resources to industry associations and will continue to deliver guidance through thought leadership to help drive positive change.

Bauder's Technical Director, Nigel Blacklock,  represents the UK on many flat roof relevant European standards technical committees and also on most of the relevant British Standards for flat roofing. Nigel is in regular dialogue advising the MHCLG, the NHBC, BBA and many of the larger insurance companies whilst also supporting the Bauder Product Managers who are proactive in their respective trade associations with the following positions held:

  • Chair of the Technical Committee of the Single Ply Roofing Association (SPRA)
  • Chair of the Technical Committee of the Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing Association (LRWA)
  • Member of the Joint Flat Roofing Technical Committee of the National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC)
  • Secretary of Green Roof Organisation (GRO)
  • Member of the Micro-Generation Certificate Scheme (MCS) Working Group 10 Roofing Issues
  • Member of the Solar Trade Association (STA)
This combined knowledge covers the latest changes in legislation and guidance on Reinforced Bitumen, Single Ply, Hot Melt, Cold Applied Liquid, Green Roofing and roof mounted PV.