As our company continues to grow and diversify into many market sectors we see our affiliations and memberships as a primary means to communicate our commitment as integral suppliers to this wide cross section of trades and industries. These regulating bodies enable our company to have access to industry news and legislation whilst being the main driver for new product development.
Long Rake Spar are proud to work in conjunction with several industry regulating bodies,national buying groups and federations who play an integral part in regulating and controlling industry standards. These include:-
NMBS – National Merchant Buying Society
We offer special trading terms to Group and independent members of NMBS the UK’s largest independent merchant Buying Group.
FeRFA – The Resin Flooring Association
As suppliers to major product manufacturers, specialist contractors and surface preparation companies we work closely with FeRFA, who provide advice, guidance and training support, together with being the recognised regulating body for the UK’s Resin Flooring Industry.
RSMA – Road Safety Marking Association
As key suppliers of high friction surfacing aggregates and Dolomite for the white lining industry we work closely with the Road Safety Markings Association who represent and support their members of the Road Surfacing Industry.
MPA – Mineral Products Association – British Precast
Being a relatively new affiliation we are happy to be members of the Mineral Products Association who are the trade Association for aggregates, asphalt, cement concrete, dimensional stone, lime mortar and silica sand with this range of products and market sectors being closely connected to our business.
Bali – The British Association of Landscape Industries
We work closely with Bali to establish our business as key suppliers to the Landscape sector and are proud to be associated with this Trade association who act on behalf of the UK’s professional landscapers, garden designers and landscape suppliers.
BMF – Builders Merchant Federation
As we are recognised as being one of the main suppliers of Decorative Aggregates within the Builders Merchant sector, our allegiance to the Builders Merchants Federation is fundamental in protecting the interests of our customers.