ES-1 and Wind Design
Codes and FM Approvals
Moisture and Condensation
Application Guidelines and Details
Adhesives and Fasteners
Perimeter Edge and ES-1
- All About the Edge: In introduction to the design, testing, and performance of edge metal systems for low-slope roofs – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Principles of Commercial Roof Ventilation – Metal-Era, Inc.
- Understanding ANSI/SPRI/FM 4435/ES-1 – Metal-Era, Inc.
Cool Roofs and Reflectivity
- Cool Roofs for a Hot Planet – Duro-Last, Inc
- Reflective Roofs and Urban Heat Islands: Protecting People, the Environment, and the Economy – Duro-Last, Inc.
Moisture and Condensation
- Air and Vapor Barriers: Are you completing your Building Envelope – Carlisle Construction Materials
- High-Performance Gypsum Panels: Benefits for Moisture Management and Project Scheduling – G-P Gypsum
- Moisture Migration: Causes and Cures – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Performance Influence: Roofing Assemblies Interfacing with Decks – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Roof Drainage Design: The Case for Re-Roofing Applications – OMG Roofing Products
- Roofs and Condensation: A practical approach for the design professional – Duro-Last, Inc.
- Black or White Membrane, What is the Sustainable and Energy Efficient Choice? – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Daylighting: Benefits, Basics & New Solutions – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Interior Fiberglass Mat Gypsum Panels: Benefits for Sustainable Construction – G-P Gypsum
- Labor Shortage Solution — Specifying a Factory-Made Roofing Membrane – Duro-Last, Inc.
- Building Envelope Design: Understanding Codes, Best Practices & Tie-in Detailing – Carlisle Construction Materials
- The Building Envelope Solution – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Designing for Performance – Single Ply Roofing Lessons Learned – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Environmental Product Declarations in Construction – Intertek
- Electromagnetic Induction Welding – OMG Roofing Products
- Fleece Membranes and Urethanes Adhesive – Industry Leading Performance – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Insulation Characteristics in Low-slope Roofing Applications – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Low Slope Bituminous Roof Systems (0BSP13) – Certainteed
- Pushing the Envelope – Going Beyond Conceptual Design (update course) Storyline – Carlisle Construction Materials
- PVC Roofing Materials – Performance, Construction, Functionality – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Roofing Wind Speeds; ASCE 7, Uplift Ratings & Warranties – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Single-Ply Roofing Technology – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Tapered Polyiso Insulation: Commercial Roof Systems – Carlisle Construction Materials
- Top 10 reasons to choose an EPDM Roof – Carlisle Construction Materials
- TPO Technology: Understanding Proven Performance And The Most Recent Developments – Carlisle Construction Material
Vegetative / Green Roofs
- Vegetated Roofing Systems – Carlisle Construction Materials
Want to learn even more about the single-ply roofing industry? Every year SPRI offers a wind design seminar to specifiers and designers who are interested in learning more about proper roof design and code compliance. Click here for a preview and visit the Upcoming SPRI Events Page for Wind Seminar dates.
Discover other helpful associations and organizations below for roofers, designers, builders, and waterproofing professionals.
- 2021.10 https://www.cnn.com/2021/10/13/economy/supply-chains-biden-ports/index.html
- 2021.10 https://thehill.com/homenews/administration/576499-port-of-los-angeles-to-move-to-24-7-service-to-address-supply-chain
- 2021.10 https://www.washingtonpost.com/business/interactive/2021/supply-chain-issues/?itid=hp-top-table-main
- 2021.07 https://www.agc.org/news/2021/07/14/producer-prices-construction-materials-and-services-soar-26-percent-over-12-months.
- 2021.07 https://www.plasticstoday.com/business/plastics-supply-chain-not-hurricane-ready
- 2021.07 https://www.construction.com/news/Total-Construction-Starts-Move-Lower-July-2021
News & Newsletters:
- NRCA White Paper – https://nrcawebstorage.blob.core.windows.net/files/Industry%20Issue%20Update%20Sept%202020.pdf
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