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.
Z Lounis, MA Lacasse, DJ Vanier, BR Kyle
TR Simmons, RM Paroli, KKY Liu, AH Delgado, JD Irwin
AK Chernotowich, KJ Brzozowski, PJ Sanicky
DT Kashiwagi, MK Pandey
WH Gumpertz, SJ Condren
JE Jones, RE Metz
CG Cash, FW Kan