Earlier this month, NRCA published The NRCA
Roofing Manual: Membrane Roof Systems—2007. This new
manual updates and replaces the membrane roof systems portions of
Roofing and Waterproofing Manual, Fifth Edition. With this
new manual, NRCA
introduces a new manual production schedule, organization of
information and some major revisions.
Since 1971, NRCA
has published its technical manuals on a periodic basis. The most
recent edition, the four-volume The NRCA
Roofing and Waterproofing Manual, Fifth Edition, was
published in 2001.
Beginning with The NRCA
Roofing Manual: Membrane Roof Systems—2007, NRCA will
publish an individual volume of the manual every year. Next year,
The NRCA Roofing Manual: Metal Panel and SPF-based Roof
Systems—2008 will be published. In 2009, The NRCA
Roofing Manual: Steep-slope Roof Systems—2009 will be
published followed in 2010 by The NRCA Roofing Manual:
Architectural Sheet Metal, Moisture Control and
Reroofing—2010. These four volumes will completely update
and replace The NRCA
Roofing and Waterproofing Manual,...