International Federation for the Roofing Trades
2014 Bucharest, Romania
The gala banquet and awards ceremony was attended by the entire USA group (below), plus an Irish friend, Helmut Clissmann (left to right: Nick Price, Melissa Price, Sarah Mahan, John Mahan, Julie Palmer, Joe Jenkins, Helmut Clissmann, Henry Mitchell).
2013, Rotterdam, Holland
The conference was held in the hotel ship the SS Rotterdam:
The gala banquet on the final evening was entertaining. Shown below is SRCA Executive Director Joe Jenkins (center), Helmut from Ireland on the right and Nigel from the UK on the left.
2012, Lucerne, Switzerland
Read the full, illustrated report by SRCA Board members, Gary Howes and Chuck Wagner.
Read a summary of the event written by Bob Coutts, UK Team Mentor.
2011, Dublin, Ireland
Liam Tower of Slate Affair, Inc., VP of the SRCA, has received an International Federation for the Roofing Trades Award in "Pitched Roofing," presented to four finalists in Dublin, Ireland, November 4th, 2011 at the IFD Congress. Austria won first place. Liam's work on a bell-shaped slate roof certainly deserved recognition. There were 18 submissions from 9 countries in this category. Read the announcement from the IFD here
2010, Belfast, N. Ireland
The SRCA sent six Board members to Belfast, Northern Ireland, plus seven additional guests, to their first IFD Congress as SRCA delegates.