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Colorcoat Urban®

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Innovative, quick fit, standing seam roof and wall system

Tata Steel Colorcoat Urban®

Ideal for residential and commercial projects

Colorcoat Urban® is manufactured off-site and supplied as a kit of parts, it delivers modern aesthetics with eco-credentials. It is available in a range of colors designed to blend with the landscape and comes with guaranteed performance for up to 40 years on roof pitches as low as 5°.

Colorcoat Urban® comes with third party validation to the highest standards on quality, product performance, fire safety, and environmental credentials

Product benefits

Why Colorcoat Urban®?

Sizes

Available in two widths, 514mm and 305mm

Seam height

Seam height 25mm

Roof pitch

Roof pitches as low as 5 can be achieved

Matt colour range

Colorcoat Urban Matt colour range specifically designed for urban fabric

Easy Installation

Quick fit system developed to offer easy and consistent installation

Invisible fixing

Secret-fix system offers invisible fixing

Lasting performance

Guaranteed to look good and perform well for up to 40 years on roof pitches as low as 5

BBA Certified

Backed by independent testing and BBA certification

Reduced maintenance

Whole-life cost system requiring little ongoing maintenance required

Environmental benefits

Colorcoat Urban is Lightweight, durable, waterproof cladding. The low carbon Colorcoat Urban reflective properties of the roof, the BASF House absorbs less solar energy so less heat is available to be released when the temperature drops, which can affect local micro-climates.

When compared to using eco-concrete roof tiles, specifying a Colourcoat Urban roof saves almost 2 tons of CO2. The roof is BS6920 approved, drinking water safe, contains 20% recycled content, is 100% recyclable and has a 40 year BBA certificate.

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Simple integration of renewable technologies to include photovoltaics, solar thermal and passive solar heat collectors and items such as roof lights and SVPs.

Design details

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Duo ridge

Colorcoat Urban® duo ridge roof is one of the most popular designs ideals for traditional domestic buildings. The duo ridge design slopes in two different directions down from the ridge, and can be designed to suit your required style or shape.

Duo Ridge Design Detail

Lean-to

Colorcoat Urban® lean-to roofs are fixed to an exterior wall of the building, providing small ground floor extensions and additional covered roofing space. The lean-to design is a simple, traditional concept which can be built entirely to suit you, as part of a new build or an extension to an existing structure.

Top Abutment - Lean-to Design Detail

Mono ridge

Colorcoat Urban® mono ridge roof is a single sloping free-standing surface. The mono ridge design slopes in one direction down from the ridge. It is both modern and contemporary and offers the perfect solution for new builds or additions to existing roofs.

Mono Ridge Design Detail

Dormer

Colorcoat Urban® dormer roofs can be created with pitches as low as 5 degrees. Urban Seam® dormers can be designed for inclusion at construction stage or as a later addition to your build. Available to suit a wide range of shapes and sizes to suit pitched, flat or even the most difficult of dormer shapes. So versatile is the dormer that it is easily integrated with existing tiled roofs.

Mansard Detail - Dormer Design Detail