Performance of roofing components and systems

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Proceedings titleProceedings, Institute for Research in Construction, National Research Council Canada
ConferenceBuilding Science Insight 1989 : Roofs that Work: 1989-10, Canada
Pages533; # of pages: 29
SubjectRoofing; roofs; roofing products; conventional membrane systems; protected membrane systems; conventional roof assemblies; combination roof assemblies; protect membrane roof assemblies; built-up roofing; single-ply roofing assemblies; loose-laid and ballasted single-ply assemblies; fully and partially adhered single ply-assemblies; mechanically fastened roofs; wind forces; lateral forces; uplift; adhesive bonding; ballasting; gravel; concrete pavers; roof decks; flashings; drainage; vapour barriers; air barriers; Wind loads; Air and vapour barriers
AbstractThis paper focusses on the nature and performance of roof systems, assemblies and components. It deals with the factors that fall within the responsibility of the designer.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
NoteAussi disponible en francais: Performance des composants et systèmes
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number31512(2)
NPARC number20327944
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Record created2012-07-18
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