The Façade Awards are held in association with the following sponsors:

Headline Sponsor


Sika Limited, part of the global Sika Group, specialise in the manufacture and supply of chemical based products for construction. Sika is committed to providing quality, service, safety and environmental care alongside market-leading solutions for concrete, waterproofing, roofing, flooring, refurbishment, sealing, bonding and industrial manufacturing.

Sika’s façade division supplies a wide range of tried and tested, innovative façade products for every demand, coupled with the latest technology knowhow to meet increasing design challenges.  Sika can provide UK based technical expertise including site visits, design assistance, structural calculations, standard details, registered contractor schemes, training, adhesion compatibility testing and colour samples.

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Main Sponsors


Cedral fibre cement cladding is the ideal choice for those requiring a low-maintenance facade solution, transforming new-builds and renovations into stunning properties. 

Available in two applications, Cedral Lap and Cedral Click offer the same benefits while allowing for an individual aesthetic. For a traditional appearance Cedral Lap is installed in a clapboard effect, offering a New England design.

Cedral Click offers a modern, contemporary tongue and groove flush finish whilst maintaining the timber aesthetic. 

Cedral Click and Cedral Lap are available in 21 solid colours, with Cedral Lap available in an additional two woodstain finishes. With a minimum life expectancy of 50 years and a Class A fire performance rating, Cedral is an attractive alternative to traditional cladding materials.

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VIVALDA is the UK’s no.1 distributor of high specification decorative rainscreen cladding panels, building and fire protection boards, fixing systems and accessories. With branches located across the country and in both Scotland and ROI.

Proudly independent, VIVALDA supplies impartial and objective advice on any size project. This includes drawing take-offs, technical analysis, optimisation and advice on products, fixings, accessories and fixing systems. Other services include, in-house fabrication, project management and logistics.

VIVALDA stands for integrity, passion, and commitment. Our industry knowledge is second to none and we offer our customers complete confidence in the products and services we provide. 

Contact us today to find out how we can reduce your costs, lead-times and risk exposure.

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Category Sponsor

A Proctor Group

Balancing the elements of Heat, Air and Moisture movement are essential in ensuring any building is an energy efficient, healthy, moisture free building envelope.

The A. Proctor Group can provide condensation control and air barrier solutions for all areas of the building envelope, for varying projects including Offsite. With many years of experience, and a dedicated team of technical advisors, they can provide the wide range of solutions needed to meet even the most complex project requirements.

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Associated Lead Mills (ALM) is one of UK’s leading manufacturers of rolled lead sheet and flashings, all our rolled lead is manufactured to EN12588 under our Envirolead brand. 

ALM HM is the leading distributor of hard metals and ancillary products for roofing and facades industry, we stock multi metals including Zinc, Copper, Stainless Steel, Steel, Aluminium including rainwater systems and all associated accessories to assist with the install of your roofing or cladding projects. We have recently launched our Warmdex insulation brand which includes 18mm Fire Rated WBP Ply and 22mm OSB 4 finishes on top of Kooltherm Technology.

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Ash & Lacy

Based in the UK, Ash and Lacy manufactures an exciting range of systems for the construction, automotive, acoustic and audio markets, exporting to numerous countries around the world. We are a leading manufacturer of engineered facade and roofing systems to the architectural sector, specialising in non-combustible systemised solutions; complemented by a comprehensive range of fasteners, load bearing components and accessories. All Ash & Lacy products and systems are backed by rigorous industry testing and quality accreditations, and supported by inhouse expertise in 3D design and engineering analysis.

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Gordian Building Solutions

Gordian is an independent national distributor of industrial roofing and cladding, standing seam roofing, flat roofing, decorative rainscreen cladding, building boards and all associated fixing systems, accessories and sealants.

 Its innovative approach involves providing builders and contractors, small or large, with the best, unbiased independent guidance on sourcing quality products for completing their project to the client’s satisfaction.

 At our modern, ISO certified production facilities, we can cut, shape, route and drill all forms of decorative cladding and building boards. We support from initial tender through to final cutting schedules with impartial advice, drawing take-offs, technical and commercial guidance. We act as your ‘backroom’ support allowing you to concentrate on looking after your customers.

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Proteus Facades

Proteus Facades, based in the UK, is a leading designer and manufacturer of Rainscreen Cladding Systems for building envelopes delivering projects both nationally and around the world. The company specialises in lightweight, strong optically flat honeycomb bonded rainscreens that are available in a wide range of materials and finishes such as copper, bronze, brass, stainless steel, zinc, aluminium, porcelain ceramic and back painted glass.

 As well as our award winning Honeycomb panel systems Proteus Facades manufacture Insulated Spandrel Panels, ACM and Aluminium Rainscreens, Perforated Screening systems and the most complex and challenging of Architectural Fabrications.

 Providing architects with unique, eye catching facades that are practical to install for contractors, whilst giving clients the peace of mind there Building’s Façade Cladding is tested and engineered to the highest fire and building performance standards.

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Manufacturer Ruukki is a supplier of Composite Panels, Rainscreen Cladding, Design Profiles, Cladding Lamellas, Load Bearing Sheets and Energy products. Offering a wide product portfolio of energy efficient building solutions and a wide choice of colours and materials.

Products have been widely used in the UK and across Europe on projects such as Hallé, St Peter’s in Manchester where recently, Ruukki Corten rainscreen cladding was installed.

Working closely with developers, designers, main contractors and installation companies, Ruukki can offer technical support to a wide range of construction projects.

Ruukki is pleased to sponsor the Facades Awards UK, for best use of a rainscreen system using aluminium.

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SIDERISE has provided innovative acoustic, fire and thermal insulation solutions for building facades for over 45 years.

Our passive fire protection systems are industry leading and third party certified. The SIDERISE curtain walling firestop was the first to market internationally and our reactive solution for ventilated facades was the first within Europe.

SIDERISE has the technical expertise to provide tested fire safety solutions for facades and exterior wall solutions, from concept, specification, through to application with comprehensive installation guidance for building-life performance. Our products are tested to European standards which include; EN1364-4, EN1364-3, EN1366-4 among many other global standards.

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The Metal Cladding and Roofing Manufacturers Association

The Metal Cladding and Roofing Manufacturers Association was formed in 1990 to support the systems manufacturers in the emerging metal cladding and roofing industry. Since then MCRMA has evolved to encompass the needs of component manufacturer suppliers, independent roofing and cladding inspectors plus industry support services companies, all providing independent building envelope solutions for metal-based roofing and cladding systems, products and services.

MCRMA members have been widely specified and involved in the industry’s most prestigious buildings creating imaginative and innovative building designs that offer cost-effective and sustainable solutions for major developers, clients and end users.

As the voice of the industry, MCRMA works closely with a variety of industry bodies and standards committees to develop building envelope solutions and to disseminate best practice across a variety of industry sectors.

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