Read on to find the latest news from Tor Coatings, our industry and our friends!
Earlier this month, Tor Coatings were delighted to have the opportunity to host a Fire Protection for Social Housing seminar at Hotel Football in Manchester. The main objective of the morning seminar was to share best practices of risk assessment under the RRO to reduce the number of fire casualties and severe damages in the […]
The 2018 Tor Coatings Slavery and Human Trafficking Statement is available to download here.
Sales boom for Unicover Cladding. Recently, our 15-year Unicover Ultra S Cladding System – for pitched and vertical cladding – has seen sales grow by 350%. To support this market further, we also offer a market-leading cut edge corrosion system designed to refurbish the cut edges on metal profiled cladding. Why not get involved in this exciting […]
A brighter future for balcony systems. Since its launch in September 2017, our new balcony system has gone from strength to strength. Elastadeck users benefit from its fast curing times and the fact that it is normally only a 2 coat system. We’re also pleased to announce that we have added a range of colour […]
Elastaseal Z: the only system you need. At Tor Coatings, we are so confident in the benefits of our Elastaseal Z zero solvent odour formula we are ceasing production of our other Flat Roofing systems before the end of 2018. The Elastaseal Z system has seen a tremendous level of growth in the last […]
The 2017 Tor Coatings Gender Pay Gap report is available to download here.
One of Tor Coatings Area Business Managers, Doug Vile, will be speaking at an educational seminar on Fire Safety and spread of flame in Communal areas, due to be held in November. Doug has over ten years of experience of specifying in Communal Areas and HMO’s and will be speaking alongside independent fire safety consultants, […]
The event is taking place on Friday 16th June at Southern Valley Golf Club, Thong Lane, Gravesend, Kent, DA12 4LT. This free event is open to Tor Coatings customers and is strictly by invitation only. Timings: 7:30 Registration (buffet style breakfast provided) 9:00 Tee off Texas scramble Team Event, Shotgun Start 14:00 Lunch 15:00 Prize […]
Hot work is clearly a known source of ignition and therefore has the potential to create a significant fire risk for any premises. As an example, sparks and molten material from hot work can be scattered more than 35 feet during welding, cutting and grinding. These sparks and slag are typically at a temperature above […]
The Autumn season saw the return of our annual Tor partner meetings. This year our trusted partner contractors accompanied us to a number of events that included; A (rather competitive) golf day, an evening at Musselburgh races, a day at Garlands Leisure and a night at Belle Vue dogs track. These events go hand-in-hand with […]
The Tor Specification division are very pleased to announce that 2 new Area Business Managers have joined our UK team. Both have impressive backgrounds in the specification and roofing industries and bring with them some cutting-edge knowledge of manufacturing in our sector. Scott Goodwin has a degree in building surveying from Sheffield Hallam University and […]
Cut edge corrosion is where the exposed edges of factory-coated cladding become weathered and corroded after time. Treatment of these edges will extend the life of your cladding system and can also stop or guard against roof leaks, saving on replacement costs. The new Tor EdgeProtect™ system provides a cost effective means of tackling cut […]
The Torclad™ Roof and Cladding Finish was specifically designed to provide a high performance and attractive finish for the refurbishment, decoration and protection of weathered roof and vertical sheet cladding, profiled metal sheet roofs, and roof edge trims. The technical team have been hard at work looking for new ways to improve our key product […]
Bourne Leisure is one of the largest providers of holidays and holiday home ownership in the UK. Their brands (Haven, Butlins and Warner Leisure Hotels) are amongst the most recognised within the UK market, with over 4 million families booking a break at one of their resorts or hotels every year. When their existing roof felt overlay failed, […]
Leading UK liquid roofing manufacturer, Tor Coatings – in conjunction with specialist roofing contractor Roofing Consultants Ltd – has won the Liquid Applied Waterproofing category at the 2014 National Federation of Roofing Contractors (NFRC) Roofing Awards. The prize was awarded in recognition of an innovative roofing solution the two companies had devised for the glazed, […]
Tor Coatings is pleased to announce its recent registration with the Achilles Link Up scheme. Achilles Link-up, is the largest supplier registration and qualification scheme for the UK rail industry. The scheme is used extensively by procurement, engineering, safety and quality professionals in all sectors of the UK Rail Industry. As an accredited member Tor Coatings […]
Tor Coatings’ Elastaseal liquid roofing system has been used in the refurbishment of a 2000m2 roof at the Martin Mathys plant in Zelem, Belgium. The existing concrete roof deck had developed a number of leaks and a long term waterproof solution was needed. Martin Mathys N.V. is a Belgian manufacturer of decorative paints and specialist […]
The refurbishment of the roof of a large retail property in Bromley, Kent has involved the use of Tor Coatings’ Elastaseal waterproof coating system. The building is home to Topshop and Topman stores operated by clothing retailer Arcadia Group Ltd. The existing asphalt roof membrane had failed and water ingress was becoming a major problem. […]
Tor Coatings has become the world’s first provider of fire upgrading protective coatings to achieve Certifire status. Certifire is a globally recognised third party certification scheme for construction products with fire performance. It is designed to give confidence to specifiers, building owners and enforcement authorities and is operated by Warrington Certification, a division of Exova […]