The newest edition of this popular series provides 11 peer-reviewed papers that range from the practical to the fundamental. Topics include:
Wind resistance of roofing
Rheological properties of asphalts and their specifying using dynamic shear rheometry (DSR)
Heating and seaming issues with thermoplastic membrane materials
Field performance of artificial slates and shingles
Corrective actions for ending basement leaks
Issues with specifications for polyisocyanurate (ISO) foam insulation
Practical lessons learned from studies with green roofs and copper roofing
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.
Understanding Low-Sloped Roofs Under Hurricane Charley From Field to Practice
Baskaran A., Molleti S., Roodvoets D.
Artificial Roofing Slates and Shingles
Cash C., Condren S., Gumpertz W.
Critical Evaluation of Existing Specifications for Polyisocyanurate (ISO) Foam Insulation Boards in Roofing Applications
Baskaran B., Evoniak S., Lackey J., Mukhopadhyaya P., Normandin N.
Pilot Study on Wind Uplift Resistance of Adhesive Applied Low Slope Roofing Systems
Baskaran B., Murty B., Tanaka H.
Quality Assurance Program for Soldering Copper Roofs
Hoernschemeyer C., Michener M.
Remediating Basement Leaks
Retrofitting a Green Roof on an Existing Facility: A Case History
Lindow E., Michener M.
Investigation of the Effect of Heat on Specially Formulated Thermoplastic Polyolefin (TPO) Films by Thermogravimetry, Dynamic Mechanical Analysis, and Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy
Boon R., Delgado A., Howell G., Ober R., Oliveira P., Paroli R., Peterson A.
Specifications for Roofing and Industrial Asphalts Using Dynamic Shear Rheometry (DSR)
Baumgardner G., Rowe G.
Paper ID: STP1504-EB