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Cembrit - Slate Roofing, Cladding & Dry Lining Boards

Slate Roof - Ridge Tiles - Natural Slates - Man Made - Dry Lining Cladding

Cembrit Ltd offer a portfolio including fibre-cement roofing, cladding and dry lining building boards. Clients of our roofing division benefit from our experience in sourcing a range of natural slates to match any colour, size, format and quality found in the UK. A reputation for good service and the support of Cembrit Holdings A/S with over 80 years as a leading European building products manufacturer, make Cembrit Ltd your ideal partner for roofing and cladding materials.


Man-made Slates

All five Cembrit fibre cement slates are covered by a BRE Global environmental profile certificate of approval and are the only fibre cement slates on the GreenBookLive.com directory of environmental building products. The factory also operates an environmental management system complying with BS EN 14001:2004. The factory quality management system complies with BS EN 9001:2000.

All five Cembrit fibre cement slates are manufactured to BS EN 492:2012 and are covered by BBA certificate 03/4041 and are approved for use on Birmingham City Council projects. NBS specification clauses H61 and CAD drawings of the most common details are available via our website.

WESTERLAND Slate – Natural looking fibre cement slate with a dressed edge and textured surface available in Welsh blue, blue/black or graphite colours.

ZEELAND Slate – Blue/black fibre cement slate with textured surface.

JUTLAND Slate – Jutland is a smooth fibre cement slate with square cut edges available in 3 sizes including 24” x 12” (600mm x 300mm), 20” x 10” (500mm x 250mm) and 4 colours blue/black, graphite, russet and autumn brown.

MOORLAND Slate – Moorland fibre cement slate has an appearance close to that of natural slate, with a smooth surface and authentic dressed edges.

DIAMOND Slate – Single-lap fibre cement slate which creates a ‘retro’ appearance.

Natural Slates

All Cembrit natural slates are tested in accordance with BS EN 12326-1:2014 and are supplied in the appropriate thickness for the UK climate. NBS specification clauses H62 and CAD drawings of the most common details are available from our website.

GLENDYNE Slate – Strong, consistent, top quality and a good match for Ffestiniog or other blue grey British natural slate.

DUQUESA Slate – Top grade smooth, stable, consistent Spanish slate.

CONTESSA Slate – Spanish slate in a variety of standards and quality levels.

ALPINA Slate – Consistent, even grey/green or graphite Brazilian slate.

Welsh/Cumbrian Natural Slate – Traditional UK roofing slate in purple, blue/grey and green shades.

Cladding & Dry Lining Boards

External/Rainscreen Claddings & Lining Boards

CEMBONIT - Class A2 fire rated through coloured rainscreen/external cladding impregnated to resist water staining. Available in 11 options.

METRO - Class A2 fire rated rainscreen/external cladding with painted surface in 26 options including bold accent colours.

TRUE & ZENIT - Two, through coloured Class A2 fire rated external cladding ranges in a total of 23 options.

CEMBRIT PB - Baseboard for external render. Ideal for use on external applications such as rendering, brick slips or stone cladding. New flex version available for curved applications such as columns.

CEMWOOD - Fire Class ‘0’ wood effect weatherboard, available pre-coloured in most RAL or other colour system shades or natural grey for on site painting.

CEMPANEL - Class ‘0’ fire rated cement particle board for interior and exterior cladding and lining. Standard 1200mm x 2400mm boards are available in various thicknesses.

Internal Applications

CEMBRIT PB - Suitable as backing board in internal wet areas where ceramic tiles will be used as the decorative finish. New flex version for use on curved applications such as plinths and spa features.

CEMBRIT FR - is a Class A1 fire rated internal building board for walls, ceilings and floors. Strong and with good sound reduction qualities and easily decorated, Cembrit FR is ideal for high-occupancy buildings with high traffic volumes.

MULTI-PURPOSE - Autoclaved for improved toughness, ideal cut to size for semi-exposed uses such as soffits, partitions or infills.

Cembrit HD - Heavy duty external building board with high impact resistance for agriculture and construction. Can be pressure washed.

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EPDs (Environmental Product Declarations) – to ISO 14025 are available for all fibre cement slates, Metro external/rainscreen cladding, Special Performance and Cembrit FR internal/building/lining board.

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Cembrit Recent Projects

Images top to bottom:
Natural Slate, Duquesa;
Cembrit PB Baseboard for External Render & Wet Area Tiling;
Fibre Cement Slate, Jutland;
External Cladding, Zenit

Cembrit Ltd.
57 Kellner Road
SE28 0AX

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Tel: 0208 301 8900
Fax: 0208 301 8901

Cladding & Boards Division
Cembrit Ltd
Unit 1a Foxbridge Way
Normanton Ind. Estate
Nr. Leeds

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