CUPA PIZARRAS shortlisted for the CN Specialists Awards 2018!

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CUPA PIZARRAS has been selected by the judges as a finalist in the Materials Supplier of the Year category of the 2018 Construction News Specialists Awards!

These awards are the only national ones recognizing the best specialist suppliers and contractors from across the UK.

The Construction News Specialists Awards ensures that whatever size or specialism there is an appropriate avenue to showcase the achievements of specialist contractors. These are the CN Specialists Awards 2018 categories:

  • Access & Scaffolding Specialist of the Year
  • Apprentice of the Year
  • Construction News Special Award
  • Demolition Specialist of the Year
  • Digital Construction Excellence
  • Equipment Supplier of the Year
  • Ground Engineering Specialist of the Year
  • Health, Safety and Wellbeing Excellence
  • Innovation of the Year (Contractor)
  • Innovation of the Year (Non-Contractor)
  • MEP Specialist of the Year
  • Materials Supplier of the Year
  • Project of the Year by a Specialist Contractor (subcontract between £1m and £2m)
  • Project of the Year by a Specialist Contractor (subcontract between £2 and £6m)
  • Project of the Year by a Specialist Contractor (subcontract over £6m)
  • Project of the Year by a Specialist Contractor (subcontract up to £1m)
  • Roofing Specialist of the Year
  • Specialist Contractor of the Year (Turnover up to £25million)
  • Specialist Contractor of the Year (turnover over £25m)
  • Technology Supplier of the year 2018
  • Training Excellence

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Construction News editor Tom Fitzpatrick said:

Specialists are continuing to up their game in difficult economic circumstances. Our expert judges have now shortlisted the companies who represent the best of the people, initiatives and projects in the construction industry supply chain.

The winners will be announced on 8 March 2018 at a glamorous ceremony at the Grosvenor House Hotel, London where over 1,000 of the industry elite will join together for a night of entertainment, celebration and networking.


CUPA PIZARRAS leads the world in slate production. Our 16 quarries and 22 processing plants combine the latest technology with our traditional know-how and craftsmanship.

We have been producing slate since 1892. We have over 125 years of experience in this area and a team of over 1,500 associates made up of experts who are passionate about natural slate.

In fact, one out of three slates for roofing and covering facades in the world have our name written on them.

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Thousands of architects, professional roofers and private home owners rely on our natural slate to make all of their projects a reality:

We have used CUPA PIZARRAS slates on almost all our projects as we find their slate to be of top quality, and it looks great.  Also, their customer support is fantastic – we will continue to use CUPA PIZARRAS’ products, and recommend them to others.

Fiona Robinson from Thomas Robinson architects