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07Sep90 UK: HADLEY INDUSTRIES CHIEF SAYS HE BLEW THE WHISTLE ON STEEL ROOFING CARTEL.

Company chief Philip Hadley broke cover this week and admitted it was he who blew the whistle on the cartel among steel roofing manufacturers (Construction News, August 23). The unrepentant boss of West Midlands based Hadley Industries told Construction News: 'I would do it again.'His complaint to the Office of Fair Trading triggered investigations of a number of steel roofing purlins companies. Now three manufacturers, Ward Building Systems, Metal Sections and Ayrshire Metal Products, ...

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