code alerts

August 31, 2020

Code Alert - Versico Re-Roofing Assemblies for Recover Applications

As part of Versico’s commitment to providing unique roofing solutions for the re-roofing market, this code alert spotlights economically viable options for recovering existing roofing systems. The assemblies are designed to offer simple, convenient, and value-based roofing solutions; allowing for quick installation with minimal disturbance or interference to the building operation. The existing substrates include asphaltic roofs, standing seam metal roofs, and single-ply membrane assemblies.

August 31, 2020

Code Alert - Versico FM 1-28 Summary Update

This Code Alert summarizes changes made to the FM 1-28 Property Loss Prevention Data Sheet, dated February 2020. One key change relates to roof zone dimensions to align with the ASCE 7-16 Design Standards. In some cases (depending on the roof dimensions, building height, and slopes), four zones may exist: interior, inner perimeter, outer perimeter, and corner zones.

July 30, 2020

Code Alert - Versico Wind Uplift Testing for the Florida Market

As part of Versico’s continuous testing program for the State of Florida, testing was recently conducted on various TPO, PVC, and VersiFleece® membrane assemblies targeting the re-roofing/recover market.