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Originally founded in 1979, LRWA aims to raise awareness of the technical and financial benefits of specifying liquid-applied roofing & waterproofing systems and to establish product and installation standards to ensure that optimum performance is achieved.

LRWA members are devoted to best industry practice. With the aim of supplying and applying systems to a client’s full satisfaction, advice can be obtained either centrally or from individual member firms. Our aim is to educate and inform specifiers, contractors and the industry as to the properties, correct applications, installation methods and aftercare of liquid waterproofing systems.

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    • Industry and Government unite to launch Construction Talent Retention Scheme

      July 9th, 2020

      The Government has moved to secure vital talent needed to build the UK’s recovery from Covid-19, protecting employment for thousands of people working in the construction sector. Construction Talent Retention Scheme will keep skills in the sector, matching displaced workers with employers seeking new staff Scheme is based on proven model to safeguard talent in […]

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    • LRWA Charity Dragon Boat Regatta 2020 – Cancelled

      July 1st, 2020

      It is with great sadness that I have to inform you that the LRWA Charity Dragon Boat Regatta will not take place this year. Our top priority is the safety and welfare of our staff, our members, our other colleagues, stakeholders and their families. Although we hoped that by September 2020 we would be seeing […]

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      May 28th, 2020

      We’d like you all to welcome Matthew Sexton, market development and technical standards director at BMI, and the LRWA’s representative on the B/546 committee that is responsible for BS 6229:2018 ‘flat roofs with continuously supported flexible waterproof coverings’. Matthew has been instrumental in much of the collaborative work relating to the Review of the Ban […]

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      May 28th, 2020

      Did you know we have launched a number of new guidance documents for specifiers and contractors responsible for the design and installation of inverted roofs? The free technical downloads include ‘Guidance Note 14: Best Practice for the Installation of Water Flow Reducing Layers’, and ‘Guidance Note 15: Clarification of BS 6229:2018’ regarding the thermal performance […]

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      May 28th, 2020

      As you may know, there is unfortunately a growing number of manufacturers on the market making misleading claims about their products. Working to tackle this, a new Marketing Integrity Group, set up by the Construction Products Association (CPA), is in place – part of the Government’s work to change our industry post-Grenfell. We are currently […]

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