As one of the foremost craft-skilled companies specialising in traditional and modern roofing techniques, RRCL offers in-depth experience in dealing with both large and small contracts across the UK and on the international scale.

RRCL has completed contracts in Dubai, Malta, Cyprus, Tunisia, India and Helsinki. We have also undertaken many large-scale prestigious jobs across the Channel Islands (Jersey, Guernsey, Brecqhou).

In recognition of our work we have received many awards over the years for various roofing works. A few of these awards include:


  • Finalist for Fully Supported Metal category 2018
  • Lawn Tennis Association
  • The prestigious lawn tennis association roof required restriping of the existing roof and a completely new installation and careful redesign of Zinc


  • Finalist for Hard Metal Roofing 2017
  • Command of the Oceans
  • Historic building that underwent transformation to provide 21st century visitor facilities and gallery space.
  • Royal Mint
  • The boldness of the design and uniqueness of use of the materials, both of which capture the essence of the brand new Royal Mint within.
  • Winner of Hard Metal Roofing 2014
  • Penarth Pier
  • Zinc Coverings to the iconic Penarth Pier, one of the last remaining Victorian piers in Wales underwent a renovation of its tired exterior.


  • Health & Safety Awards:
  • Gold – 2017, 2015, 2007, 2004, 2001, 2000
  • Silver – 2016, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2006, 2005, 2003, 1999
  • Bronze- 2013


Certification and Trade Associations

RRCL prides itself on working to the highest in Roofing industry standard. Richardson Roofing subscribe to or are members of the following corporate bodies and trade associations:

  • British Safety Council member
  • SSIP Accredited
  • ISO 18001 (Health & Safety)
  • ISO 9001 (Quality management)
  • CHAS (Construction health & safety)
  • Achilles Level 5
  • Constructionline Gold member
  • SMAS
  • Construction Industry Training Board
  • Institute of Roofing (Mr G M Richardson is a founder member)
  • Lead Contractors Association (on council)
  • National Federation of Roofing Contractors (Heritage Roof Master)
  • Single Ply Roofing Association
  • ARCA
  • Copper Development Association

Awards and Accreditations


Finalist –  2013, 2012, 2010

Murdoch Award Winner – 2006, 2005

Decorative Awards – 1998, 1996 and 1989


Copper, Zinc, Stainless Steel Awards  2001, 2000
50th Anniversary Award 2006

More Awards

The Worshipful Company of Tylers and Bricklayers Triennial Award

  • 2014 Winner- ME hotel, London
  • 1996 Winner – RAC club, Pall Mall

The Indigo Jones Theatre Award

  • 1999 for the Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre

 RICS Craftsmanship in Building Award

  • 1996 Conservation Category

The Copper Development Association’s Copper Roofing Awards

  • 1996 for the Standard Life Building, Edinburgh

The John Smith Copper Award for Outstanding Craftsmanship

  • 1992 for Her Majesty’s Theatre

The Zinc Award

  • Marlborough Street, London

 The Copper in Architecture Award

  • University of Cambridge, Department of Chemistry


  • Restoration of Windsor Castle 1997
  • St Pancras Chambers 1998
  • Bluewater 2001
  • Pride in job award 2007