Press Releases

RIDBA Tackles CE Marking and Health & Safety this October

The Rural and Industrial Design and Building Association (RIDBA) is holding a Members’ Meeting with a focus on CE Marking compliance and the latest Health and Safety concerns for the sector, and it is shaping up into an event that is not to be missed. The meeting will be held at Moor Hall Hotel & Spa...
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RIDBA Publishes Third Edition of the Farm Buildings Handbook

The third edition of The Farm Buildings Handbook has now been released. The Farm Buildings Handbook is published by the Rural & Industrial Design & Building Association (RIDBA) and is an invaluable information source for anyone involved in farm construction. The third edition of the Handbook supersedes the second edition published in February 2013. The latest edition...
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Another Fantastic RIDBA Building Awards!

The Rural and Industrial Design and Building Association (RIDBA) hosted the 2019 RIDBA Building Awards at the De Vere East Midlands Conference Centre in Nottingham on Friday 15 March.

TV Personality, Lucy Cooke, hosted the glittering awards and over...

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RIDBA Announces Shortlist for the RIDBA Building Awards 2019!

  Last year the Rural and Industrial Design and Building Association (RIDBA) launched the entries for the RIDBA Building Awards 2019, to recognise innovation and excellence amongst members in the industrial and agricultural buildings industry. After receiving a record number of entries, RIDBA is pleased to announce the shortlisted projects for the awards this year. Four...
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Speak One-On-One with RIDBA at LAMMA ‘19

Visit RIDBA on Marley Eternit’s stand 7.720 at LAMMA ’19. Agricultural building stakeholders are invited to speak directly to RIDBA about topical issues at LAMMA ’19, on Marley Eternit’s stand 7.720 in Hall 7. This will be RIDBA’s first attendance to the largest agricultural and machinery show for a number of years, located at the...
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The Return of the RIDBA Building Awards

The Return of the RIDBA Building Awards

The Rural and Industrial Design and Building Association (RIDBA) has launched the RIDBA Building Awards for 2019. In what is a bi-ennial event for RIDBA, the awards remain the highlight of the industry calendar, recognising innovation and excellence amongst members in the industrial and agricultural buildings industry. Entries are...
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RIDBA Launches its First Industry Day!

Following the success of the RIDBA Building Awards which took place earlier this year, RIDBA is delighted to announce its flagship event for 2018. The RIDBA Industry Day will take place on Thursday 15 March 2018 at the Jaguar Experience in Castle Bromwich, near Birmingham. Members will hear from high-profile experts across...
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Wind Loading on Agricultural Buildings

All buildings and other external structures are subjected to wind loading which, over the 20 to 50 year design life of the building, may on occasion be sufficiently strong to cause damage to the cladding and even the building structure. It is therefore essential that this loading is properly accounted for during the design and...
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