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Leading the External Wall Insulation Industry in the UK

INCA Insulated Render and Cladding Association - UK External Wall Insulation EWI

Leading the UK External Wall Insulation Industry

The Insulated Render and Cladding Association (INCA), is the recognised trade association for the External Wall Insulation (EWI) industry, representing the major system designers, a nationwide network of specialist installers and key component suppliers.

Welcome To INCA – The Insulated Render and Cladding Association. Formed in 1981 to represent the External Wall Insulation (EWI) industry throughout the UK and to promote technical excellence, high quality and best practice throughout the industry.

Mission Statement: Representing members of the External Wall Insulation industry through technical excellence, effective collaboration, strong marketing, communication and member benefits.

In order to join INCA, companies must satisfy the criteria for membership. This gives clients using an INCA member the confidence they are working with a reputable Specialist Contractor that meets recognised standards of competence. So the next time you choose an EWI partner look for an INCA member and the logo you can trust.

INCA – Connecting The External Wall Insulation Industry

INCA connects customers with system manufacturers and designers, installation contractors and associated organisations. Find out more about External Wall Insulation and how INCA members can help you.

Whether you are a private home owner, private or social landlord, Architect / specifier or a main contractor, considering an EWI system then make sure you connect with an INCA system designer or installer.

INCA – Recognising Achievement

The highlight in the calendar of annual events has to be the prestigious INCA Awards ceremony.  Recognised as the UKs premier industry event acknowledging EWI excellence across a diverse range of project categories.

The 2021 INCA awards ceremony was held at the MacDonald Burlington Hotel in Birmingham on Friday 26th November. It proved to be one of the biggest events with around 200 guests celebrating the best in External Wall Insulation and marking the 40th anniversary of the Insulated Render and Cladding Association.

Judging was incredibly difficult this year with both the quality and quantity of entries being so high. You can see the full list of winners and highly commended by opening the INCA Awards 2021 Winners Brochure.

Visit the Winners Gallery or the Awards Page for more information.

Details of the 2022 INCA Awards will be released early in the new year. It will aim to recognise the absolute best in EWI projects completed before the end of 2021 … watch this space, follow us on social media or email info@inca-ltd.org.uk for up to date information.

“A tremendous array of attractive and diverse projects showcasing the versatility and sheer aesthetic quality of EWI systems. Congratulations to all entrants for making the judging of this year’s  INCA awards both difficult and rewarding.” Alan Hampson, Judge

INCA – Keeping The Industry Informed

INCA AGM speaker discusses PAS2035 AND PAS2038

It was with great pleasure that INCA welcomed Dr Peter Rickaby to present on PAS 2035 and PAS 2038 at the INCA Annual General Meeting on 6th October 2021 at the National Space Centre in Leicester. Although a subject you either love or hate, we were reminded of the...

INCA keeps you up to date with all the latest news, guidance and regulations relating to External Wall Insulation systems, render and cladding in the UK.

INCA is at the forefront of transforming the energy efficiency of homes and businesses in the UK. Representing the EWI industry we seek to influence and support Government policy making decisions.

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INCA AGM speaker discusses PAS2035 AND PAS2038

It was with great pleasure that INCA welcomed Dr Peter Rickaby to present on PAS 2035 and PAS 2038 at the INCA Annual General Meeting on 6th October 2021 at the National Space Centre in Leicester. Although a subject you either love or hate, we were reminded of the...

The Perfect Storm: Labour Shortages in the Insulated Render and Cladding Industry

As I woke up to smell the coffee this morning my hope was that the external powers that provide governance may do the same in the very near future to help ride the perfect storm that we are now in. ‘Storm Covexit-19’ is here!  And it’s going to be around for some time...

Building Safety Bill – ‘the times they are a changing’

Since the devastating fire of Grenfell in 2017 we have already seen a number of regulation changes to address the shortfalls identified by Dame Judith Hackitt for building safety with a focus on high rise residential buildings. Now our latest addition is the Building...