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Since 1981, SPRI has been the leading authority on the single-ply roofing industry.

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SPRI is your source of balanced, scientific information on single-ply roofing systems.

We guide code development

SPRI’s research on the installation and performance of roofing systems guides building code development.


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SPRI is your home for commercial roofing industry information. Here, you can browse through our resource documents, keep up with our events, search for members and learn more about SPRI ANSI Standards.

SPRI is always looking for ways to improve the quality of education on the industry.

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Intervene and Impact Code and Testing Issues

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SPRI standards promote better roof performance.

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SPRI’s membership includes companies from all aspects of the single-ply roofing industry dedicated to improving the industry through cooperation.

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SPRI Elects New Directors and Honors Members for Service

SPRI elected four directors to its board and honored members at the association’s 37th Annual Conference and Business Meeting, held Jan. 18-20 in Tucson, AZ. During the meeting, SPRI’s membership elected the following slate of officers and Directors for the...

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DORA® Now Included in MasterSpec

Avitru, formally ARCOM, is the leader in construction specifications and the exclusive distributor of MasterSpec.  MasterSpec is a leading comprehensive building specification system in the construction industry. Recently, during the December 2018 update to...

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Bituminous Roofing 101

Withstanding the test of time, bituminous roofing products bring a proven track record to low-slope roofing. Bituminous roofing systems are known for their long service life, dependability, and exceptional waterproofing. There are two main types of bituminous roof...

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Single-Ply Roofing 101

Single-ply roofing in North America traces its origins back to the early 1960s when the first EPDM rubber roofs were installed. Since then, single-ply roofing has grown in popularity due to its long service life, dependability, and ease of installation. Today,...

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EPDM Yesterday and Today

EPDM roofing membranes first came on the scene in 1962 and became increasingly popular in the 1970s as the oil embargo drove up the price of asphalt-based roofs. Over the course of the last 50-plus years, numerous enhancements have been made to EPDM system components,...

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