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ATAS Articles

Drained/Back Ventilated Rainscreen Systems

Effective Protection against the Elements of Nature

by Christopher Kroeter, CSI, CDT, LEED Green Associate and Daniel Arnold
August 17, 2016

ATAS Tech Tips

Tech Tips:

Dutch Seam Installation Detail

Installing Dutch Seam from the center of the roof plant...

Installation Tips for High Wind Regions

Install tips for meeting the greater uplift requirements in high wind regions.

Metals in Marine Environments

How does a metal roof withstand the sea air?

Metal Roofing and Lightning

What are the affects of lightning on metal roofing?

Proper Attic Ventilation

Attic ventilation tips for metal roofing systems.

Sound Emissions on Metal Roofing

How quiet is a metal roof? You may be surprised.

Understanding Copper

Considerations to be taken when working with copper.

Slopes & Angles

A Courtesy to the Roofing Industry: Charts for Planning

Industry Technical Papers

The Doctor Has Called in a Prescription for You

Prescriptive Requirements vs. Performance-Based Testing in the Construction Market

Originally published by the National Coil Coating Association (NCCA) and NCCA Technical Director, David Cocuzzi
January 15, 2019