August 2007


A technically unique project 

Chadwick Technology installs a composite roof system on Dubai International Airport's expansion.

The states take a stand  3.7 stars3.7 stars3.7 stars3.7 stars3.7 stars

State immigration laws increase employer liabilities.

California fall protection  5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars

Cal/OSHA recently amended its fall protection rules relating to roofing work.

A benevolent industry 

Roofing professionals' charitable contributions make a difference in people's lives.

Selecting shingles for wind resistance  3.2 stars3.2 stars3.2 stars3.2 stars3.2 stars

Shingles classified by a new wind-resistance methodology require careful consideration.


Competition isn't always a bad thing.

Learn how your business can benefit from positive thinking.

Safe Solutions 
Although electricity often is necessary to complete a job, it must be handled with caution.

Capitol Hill 
NRCA has experienced a recent legislative victory and loss.

Technical Elements  5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars5 stars
Learn about closed-cut California valley construction.

Tech Today 
Green roof systems' code compliance is becoming a concern.

As I was saying … 
NRCA's national charity partner, Rebuilding Together,® has developed two new programs to improve the lives of military families.