TechnoNICOL Jumiķu dienas 2013 

TechnoNICOL Jumiķu dienas 2013

TechnoNICOL Jumiķu dienas 2013

7 and 8 June in Riga was held the 8th roofers championship «Jumiķu dienas 2013" TechnoNICOL Corp., together with the Association of Roofers Latvia, acted as the organizer of the event. In the championship was held qualifying round for the best roofing team that will represent Latvia at the World Cup!

At this championship participants had to compete in 4 categories:

  • Installation of natural tile on a pitched roof;
  • Installation of metal roofing;
  • The installation of shingles;
  • Roof waterproofing by using roofing materials based on bitumen and PVC membranes.

TechnoNICOL Jumiķu dienas 2013Through participation TechnoNICOL first time in the history of the championships among Latvian roofers  in the competition included such disciplines as installation of shingles and flat roofs. Young roofers had to perform complex design of the roof assembly on special stands, simulating a fragment of a real building. To perform the basic elements of flat roofs waterproofing by TechnoNICOL were provided bitumen-polymer materials Technoelast EKP 5.5, Technoelast K-MS 170/4000 and, as a vapor barrier - self-adhesive material MIDA SELF PV S2.0s. In the competition for installation  of shingles on the pitched roof was applied bitumen tile SHINGLAS - JAZZ Indigo, using as underlayment - YEP 2200 Klisterkant and MIDA SELF PV S2.0s.

At this championship Latvian roofers team proved their excellence, which is why the annual successful participation in the competition, and deservedly received 2nd place at the World Championship for Young Roofers, held in 2012 in Switzerland. According to the representative of the team: "The roofers championship - this is a great opportunity to present itself for those who have the talent, skills and desire to work in the roofing business, as well as to see the work of roofers other companies and get the new skills ."

These championships are not only promote the exchange of experiences of participants, but also to explore new technologies for carrying out the work, including with the use of the latest materials and tools.