Single-Ply Roofing Technology

This one-hour session will include topics ranging from industry issues such as enhanced roofing system design options to market trends including ANSI/SPRI ES-1 for metal edging, ASCE 7, and the International Building Code, as well as roof system warranties. This presentation will focus on the role single-ply membrane plays in today’s roofing market and its impact on tomorrow’s roof system performance.


Learning Objectives:
  1. Learn the basic roof components including insulation, fasteners, adhesives, and typical and nonstandard roofing assemblies.
  2. Recognize differences in warranty language to benefit the building owner.
  3. Understand the differences between EPDM, TPO, and PVC.
  4. Understand the need for proper uplift design in respect to certification, roof assembly, and perimeter edge.
Education Content: Beginner
Course Accreditation:
American Institute of Architects (AIA) | 1 AIA LU/HSW | Course Number: CSTe-RFG101-23
International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants (IIBEC) | 1 IIBEC CEH