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Specifiers Journal 2015-2016

Specifiers Journal 2015-2016

Imerys provide complete

Imerys provide complete peace of mind for your roof IMERYS is the world leader in mineral specialities for industry. Imerys Roof Tiles is the UK division of Imerys TC, which has over 200 years of experience in the manufacture of clay roof tiles. Most recently they have developed an integrated photovoltaic module which have been thoughtfully designed to meet the multiple demands of the housing sector. Its discreet appearance ensures that kerbside appeal is not compromised, and its flexible range of array permutations satisfy the requirements of the Code for Sustainable Homes. The Imerys PV module only weighs 7kg, reducing the roof loading weight by over 30 kg/m 2 . Therefore no additional live or dead load structural calculations are required. Phalempin 17x27 Val de Seine with Imerys integrated PV All Imerys PV Modules have a 30 year, 70% minimum performance warranty with the added benefit of a 30 year anti-corrosion guarantee on the aluminium frames, including a 30 year watertightness guarantee. * This industry leading triple guarantee provides complete peace of mind for the whole roof when combining our roof tiles, which themselves have a comprehensive 30 year durability guarantee. “We felt it was important to offer our PV Modules a guarantee that matched the integrity and durability of our quality range of roof tiles”, said Rodney Hogg the National Specification Manager for Imerys Roof Tiles. “When our PV system is installed with other (non) Imerys products, the overall guarantee is 15 years, which still betters the industry standard of just 10 years. The PV Module performance warranty of 30 years is still maintained”. * 30 Year Guarantee applies to Imerys Large Format clay tiles. All other Imerys clay tile formats are 20 years. HBS New Energies part of HBS Group Southern established in 1950 a family run business for more than 60 years, chose Imerys as a supporting partner to help provide a solution with their Integrated PV system for Kier at Woking. A designated team was assigned to work together with the client and design a fully bespoke tailored packages to meet the requirements of the project. HP10 slate with Imerys integrated PV James Bull, Director for HBS New Energies said, “We like to plan the best possible solutions for our clients by offering an in-depth consultancy process. This process supports our commitment to making the best product recommendations based on our wealth of experience and industry connections. Working with Imerys Roof Tiles and their PV system has helped strengthen our presence in the industry and continue to provide an added value service to our clients. Each member of our fully accredited in-house installation team is experienced and exceptionally passionate about what they do, and have welcomed this exciting and versatile product. This has enabled us to gain both technical and market advantage”. For further information contact rodney.hogg@imerys.com or visit www.imerys-rooftiles.com For centuries, slate roofing has been desired for its durability and beauty. British Board of Agrément (BBA)-certified TapcoSlate combines this with practicality and enhanced performance for a beautiful roof that won’t break or delaminate. It is the ideal product for a conservatories, new build, self-build and refurbishment, and comes with a limited lifetime warranty. TapcoSlate – the next generation of premium roofing products no time-consuming sorting, clipping, drilling, and very little wastage. Total dry-fix roof accessories include mechanically-fixed ridge caps, the RidgeMaster roof ventilating system, slate vents, and dry verge. Lightweight, TapcoSlate can be used on pitches upwards of 14 degrees, is easy to install with a nail gun or hammer, and can be cut with a finetoothed saw or sharp utility knife. Overall roof costing is very competitive; experienced roofers claim at least a 20% time saving on installation. TapcoSlate has pre-marked nailing areas, pitch exposure guides, and horizontal spacers to ensure an accurate, fast and even installation – • Lightweight – as low as 12kg per sq metre. • Can be used on roof pitches as low as 14 degrees (refer to installation guide for details). • Authentic slate appearance – combines the beauty of slate with modern technology. • Easy to install with pre-marked nailing and TapcoShake is a maintenance-free synthetic roof shake/shingle, with none of the notorious rotting that natural cedar often regularly shows. Instead, the roof is extremely durable and fire risk is minimised with our top-level Class A fire resistance, especially noteworthy for communities prohibiting cedar roofs or requiring Class A roofing systems. exposure guides and spacers. Easily cut with a finetoothed saw or sharp utility blade. • No breakages – TapcoSlate® will not crack, split or break when cut, dropped, or walked upon. • Random edges and patterns with constant colour throughout. TapcoShake’s proprietary finishing delivers delicate shade variations with authenticity that is harmonious and natural to the eye. Our shakes’ sublime, unified colour is factory-collated along with the correct proportions of our 10” (254mm), 7.5” (190mm) and 5” (127mm) shake widths to give you the ideal shake roof. • Built in camber for tighter fit. • No sorting, clipping, or drilling prior to roof loading. • Limited lifetime warranty. • Fully tested to BBA Standards, including fire rating, wind, driven snow & rain, and water absorption. 60 SPECIFICATION JOURNAL 2015-2016

IMERYS Interlocking Clay Tiles Economical plain tile and clay slates with photovoltaic compatibility IMERYS Roof Tiles offer quality cost effective, economical roofing solutions in large or small format designs, with no extra premium charge for colour and ex-stock availability from our national network of stockists. Beauvoise 20 Beauvoise 20 Burnt Red Double HP20 Chevreuse HP10 Slate Attractive small modular size Thin leading edge 22.5° minimum roof pitch guarantee Double HP20 Economical large format tile with small format appearance Low 17.5° roof pitch guarantee Variable gauge Attractive tapered leading edge HP10 Large economical 10m 2 tile Low 17.5° roof pitch guarantee Variable gauge ensures ease of fixing Dry fix options available Chevreuse; Slate; Burnt Red Burnt Red; Slate; Chevreuse Slate; Burnt Red IMERYS Photovoltaic Compatibility All of the tiles shown above are compatible with IMERYS Photovoltaic panels - the integrated, renewable energy system for the 21st century For samples, brochures or prices please contact Rodney Hogg Tel 07818 043 807 Email rodney.hogg@imerys.com Web www.imerys-rooftiles.com BS EN 1304 * IMERYS roof tiles have excellent environmental credentials and can achieve an A+ Rating in the Building Research Establishment’s (BRE) Green Guide to Specification ASSOCIATE MEMBER A +