JUNE 2016



NRCA's 2016-17 fiscal year will bring change, opportunity and excitement in the form of new leadership and programs.

Tech Today

The Polyisocyanurate Insulation Manufacturers Association has released a performance bulletin refuting NRCA's design R-value recommendation.

Capitol Hill

The Willing Workers and Willing Employers Act introduced in the Senate is the most recent attempt to achieve successful immigration reform.

As I was saying …

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration's new worker exposure to silica rule likely will not have the intended effect within the roofing industry.



Dennis Conway begins his term as NRCA's 130th chairman of the board.

Leading with passion - Dennis Conway becomes NRCA's 130th chairman of the board

GAF, Parsippany, N.J., conducts ice ball testing to determine the impact resistance of TPO membranes.

A lasting impression - Ice ball tests reveal the impact resistance of TPO membranes

Alumni Roofing Co., Lexington, Ohio, helps redesign the Avita Health System Tower in Ontario, Ohio.

Roofing with ingenuity  - Alumni Roofing helps redesign the Avita Health System tower

A lack of communication, machismo, disregard for rules and incongruence are causing more on-the-job fatalities among Latinos than any other ethnic group.

What's killing Latino workers? - Latinos suffer on-the-job fatalities more frequently than other ethnic groups, and there are reasons why

Roofing companies can increase their lead generations by implementing techniques to attract and sustain customers.

Locking in leads - Generating leads isn't as simple as it used to be—find ways to improve your efforts