STP Published: 1998

Roofing Research and Standards Development: Fourth Volume

Editor(s): Thomas J. Wallace, Walter J. Rossiter Jr

Features the latest research on topics that are crucial for the roofing industry. Experts in the field present nine comprehensive, peer-reviewed papers split into the following two categories:

Low-Sloped Roofing -- Key areas discussed include: Standardization of roofing membranes service life prediction • In-Service thermoplastic olefin roof membrane evaluation • Field performance of single-ply chlorinated polyethylene roof membranes • Comparison of standard and modified asphalt roof systems • Hail resistant coating standards.

Steep Roofing -- major topics include: Artificial slate deterioration • Asphalt shingle wind resistance research • Racked vs. traditionally applied three tab strip shingles • Asphalt-glass felt shingles blister tests • Fiber glass asphalt crack-initiation fracture toughness.

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Developed by Committee: D08
Pages: 140
DOI: 10.1520/STP1349-EB
ISBN-EB: 978-0-8031-5399-8
ISBN-13: 978-0-8031-2494-3