Bilco UK set to showcase innovative SKY Flatglass at RCI Show

Monday, September 13, 2021

Bilco UK, one of the UK’s leading providers of roof access solutions, will be exhibiting on 29th and 30th September at the RCI Show at Stadium MK, Milton Keynes. On Stand 13, Bilco UK will be displaying its innovative ‘three-in-one’ SKY Flatglass, which can be utilised as a smoke vent, roof access hatch and rooflight. The SKY Flatglass supports specifiers in achieving the highest standards in safety, efficiency and aesthetics for flat roof installations across a wide range of commercial and residential projects.

Visitors will be able to see first-hand the product’s high quality components, ease of use and aesthetics, with the Bilco UK team on hand to perform demonstrations and discuss upcoming projects with visitors.

The team will also be providing advice regarding the most successful roof hatch and ladder specifications, and giving in-depth knowledge on Bilco UK’s entire range of products. 

This includes Bilco UK’s range of Natural Smoke and Heat Exhaust Ventilators (NSHEV), which release smoke and hot flue gas in the event of a fire.  Each of Bilco UK’s CE marked smoke vents are manufactured to meet the requirements of the Building Regulations, Approved Document B, and tested to BS9999 and BS EN12101-2.

Attendees can also find out information regarding Bilco UK’s range of Roof Hatches, which provide safe, permanent and convenient access to roof areas as well as plant access, alongside its offering of high performance fixed, retractable and companionway ladders.

On Wednesday 29th September, Maria Carthy, Specification Sales Manager (Northern) for Bilco UK will also be presenting an exclusive CPD session: “ACCESS ALL AREAS: Roof Access and Natural Smoke Ventilation for Flat Roofs” at 11am.

The session will provide attendees with exclusive information regarding roof access solutions, roof safety and natural smoke ventilation for flat roofs. The presentation will also outline current practice regarding the supply of smoke ventilation and roof access, whilst discussing new design considerations and applications as a result of latest Building Regulations, with particular reference to the areas of fire, safety and security.

For those unable to attend the show, Bilco UK provides a comprehensive set of materials to aid the specification process which are available on bilcouk.co.uk, including BIM models, written NBS specifications and an online guide for selecting the right roof access hatch or ladder.

Bilco UK is part of the Access 360 division of Tyman UK and Ireland, alongside Profab Access and Howe Green.

For further information on Bilco UK’s complete range of roof access solutions, visit www.bilcouk.co.uk or call 01284 701696.