Roofing Contractor: ERA Releases First Annual Report on Resilience

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The EPDM Roofing Association is releasing its first annual report on resilience, “Building Resilience: The Roofing Perspective.” The EPDM Roofing Association (ERA) is the leading trade association representing the manufacturers of EPDM single-ply roofing products and their suppliers. The… Read More

Building Enclosure: ERA Releases First Annual Report on Resilience

ERA Releases First Annual Report on Resilience Building Enclosure Read Full Article Here The EPDM Roofing Association (ERA), the leading trade association representing the manufacturers of EPDM single-ply roofing products and their suppliers, is releasing its first annual report on… Read More

Roofing: Improving Disaster Mitigation Strategies

Improving Disaster Mitigation Strategies Roofing Jared O. Blum Read full article here This past January, the National Institute of Building Sciences (NIBS), a non-governmental, non-profit organization, reported that for every dollar spent on mitigation efforts to protect the built environment… Read More

Roofing: Testing for Resilience

Research Centers Provide Valuable Information About Roof Performance Roofing Louisa Hart Full Article The IBHS research facility, which opened in 2010 and is funded by property insurers, evaluates various residential and commercial construction materials and systems. The lab is the… Read More

NIBS: NATURAL HAZARD MITIGATION SAVES: 2017 INTERIM REPORT

National Institute of Building Sciences Natural Hazard Mitigation Saves: 2017 Interim Report https://www.nibs.org/page/mitigationsaves More than a decade after releasing its original report on mitigation, the National Institute of Building Sciences issued Natural Hazard Mitigation Saves: 2017 Interim Report. The 2017 Interim Report highlights… Read More

Bloomberg News: The Most Expensive U.S. Hurricane Season Ever

The Most Expensive U.S. Hurricane Season Ever: By the Numbers Bloomberg News Brian K Sullivan Read full article. This year’s U.S. Atlantic hurricane season is officially the most expensive ever, racking up $202.6 billion in damages since the formal start… Read More