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Bibliography and References

1 List of References

A selected list of references used in assembling the RGC Roofing Practices Manual and offering further valuable material are:

Architectural Sheet Metal Manual, 3rd ed. Vienna, VA: Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors National Association, Inc.

Baker, M.C.: Roofs. Montreal, Que.: Multiscience Publications Limited. Sponsored by the National Research Council of Canada.

Basic Roofing Technology. Englewood, CO: Roofing Industry Educational Institute, Seminar Manual.

Built-Up Roofing Systems Design Guide. Rockville, MA: The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association.

CRCA Roofing Specifications. Ottawa, Ont.: Canadian Roofing Contractors Association.

A Decade of Change and Future Trends in Roofing, Proceeding of the 1985 International Symposium on Roofing Technology. Chicago, IL: National Roofing Contractors Association.

Design and Specification of Roofing Systems. Englewood, CO: Roofing Industry Educational Institute, Seminar Manual.

Elasto / Plastic Roofing Systems. Englewood, CO: Roofing Industry Educational Institute, Seminar Manual.

Fricklas, R.L.: Dick Fricklas Speaks.... Englewood, CO: Roofing Industry Educational Institute.

Griffin, G.W.: Manual of Built-Up Roof Systems, 2nd ed.. New York, NY: McGraw Hill, Inc.

Manual on Good Roofing Practice and Accepted Roofing Systems. Calgary, Alta: Alberta Roofing Contractors Association Limited.

Membrane Roofing Systems. Englewood, CO: Roofing Industry Educational Institute, Seminar Manual.

The NRCA Roofing and Waterproofing Manual, 2nd ed. Chicago, IL: National Roofing Contractors Association.

Quality Control in the Application of Built-Up Roofing. Chicago, IL: National Roofing Contractors Association.

Quality Control Recommendations for Polymer Modified Bitumen Roofing. Chicago, IL: National Roofing Contractors Association, Rockville, Maryland: Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association.

Roof Inspection, Diagnosis, and Repair. Englewood, CO: Roofing Industry Educational Institute, Seminar Manual.

Roofing Materials Guide. Rosemont, IL: National Roofing Contractors Association. Published twice annually.

The Science and Technology of Traditional and Modern Roofing Systems, Los Angeles, CA., Dr. H. Laaly

Single-Ply Roofing: A Professional's Guide to Specifications, ed. Ruth I. Warshaw. Glenview, IL: The Single-Ply Roofing Institute.

Single-Ply Roofing Systems. Englewood, CO: Roofing Industry Educational Institute, Seminar Manual.

Torch Applied Roofing Do's and Don'ts. Rockville, Maryland: Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association.

2 Selected Building Code and Regulatory Publications

Approval Guide, Factory Mutual Systems, A Guide to Equipment, Material and Services. Norwood, MA: Factory Mutual Engineering and Research, latest edition and supplements.

National Building Code of Canada. Ottawa, Ont.: Associate Committee on the National Building Code, National Research Council of Canada, latest edition and revisions.

ULC List of Equipment and Materials, Volume II, Building Construction. Scarborough, Ont.: Underwriters Laboratories of Canada, latest edition and supplements.

3 Reference Magazines / Newsletters

Canadian Roofing Contractor. 1735 Bayly Street, Suite 7A, Pickering, Ont. L1W 3G7.

Contractors Guide. 6201 Howard Street, Niles, IL 60548.

Corporate Client's and Principal Contractors Assessment Responsibilities.


Burnaby, B.C.:
B.C. Construction Industry Health and Safety Council.
(4303 Canada Way, Burnaby, B.C. V5G 4J3)


Professional Roofing. NRCA, # 600 - 10255 W. Higgins Road, Rosemont, IL 60018-5607.

RSI - Roofing / Siding / Insulation. 7500 Old Oak Boulevard, Cleveland, OH 44130.

The Roofing Industry Educational Institute Information Newsletter. 14 Inverness Drive, Englewood, CO 80112-5608




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