Addressing long-standing issues, such as durability, wind resistance, fire resistance, and impact on building energy consumption, this new volume provides ten peer-reviewed papers that provide the latest research results on issues that vitally affect successful long-term roofing performance.
This new publication serves as a valuable resource for all roofing professionals, including contractors, architects, engineers, consultants, building owners, researchers, sales and marketing personnel, product development specialists, and insurers. (ROOF03)
Measuring Uplift Resistance of Asphalt Shingles
Kalkanoglu H., Livsey R., Shiao M., Snyder R.
Pullout Resistance of Roofing Fasteners Using Different Methods
Baskaran A., Lei W., Molleti S., Sexton M.
Fire Tests for Non-Melting Plastic Rooflight Materials
Alpert R., Khan M., Smith G.
A Realistic Approach for Testing the Thermal Insulation Value of Closed-Cell Spray Polyurethane Foam Roof Insulation
Dobrez-Flores D., Garcia J., Mullally W., Sherman M.
The Effect of Reflective Roof Coatings on the Durability of Roofing Systems
Mellott J., Portfolio D.
A Comparison of the Glass Transition Temperatures of Artificially Aged and Field-Aged Roof Membranes Through the Use of Dynamic Mechanical Analysis
De Leon C., Delgado A., Diebel P., Paroli R.
Effects of Application Technique and Temperature on Characteristics of Modified Bitumen Membrane Assemblies
Brzozowski K., Chernotowich K., Sanicky P.
Durability and Cold Temperature Performance of SBS-Modified Bituminous Roofing Membranes
Liu K., Voyer R., Xu G.
On the Kinetics of Thermal Loads for Accelerated Aging
Nester D., Shiao M., Terrenzio L.
Update: Service Life Tests for Roofing Membranes
Bailey D., Cash C., Davies A.
Paper ID: STP1451-EB