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  • 2017
  • In the same way, SolarCity is planning to open a $750 million manufacturing facility in Buffalo that by the end of 2017 is targeted to begin producing enough high-efficiency solar panels to provide a billion watts (1 gigawatt) of power per year. (itworld.com)
  • tiles
  • In RailClone 2 the process involved using clipping splines that are automatically filled with roof tiles. (itoosoft.com)
  • The techniques for creating roof tiles work can be used with the free Lite version of RailClone so if you're not yet a RailClone user then here's a great excuse to take if for a spin. (itoosoft.com)
  • One of the big improvements in RailClone 3 is that it's now possible to add tiles to the entire roof using just one RailClone object. (itoosoft.com)
  • The roof that leaked so much back in the spring… we'd fixed the roof and repainted the ceiling, but what was above those ceiling tiles? (mold-advisor.com)
  • durable
  • I also never recommend pitches lower than 12/12 for most builds unless using a more durable and water resistant roofing method. (permies.com)
  • It will take about another 30 to 60 years to get even a modicum of understanding toward many of the "new age" natural build applications of bamboo, and which are actually the most durable. (permies.com)
  • In most climates, a properly designed 3-inch deep vegetative roof cover will provide a durable, low maintenance system that can realize the many benefits that vegetative roofs have to offer. (wbdg.org)
  • intensive
  • Vegetative roofs are divided into two categories: 1) extensive vegetative roofs, which are 6 inches or shallower and are frequently designed to satisfy specific engineering and performance goals, and 2) intensive vegetative roofs, which may become quite deep and merge into more familiar on-structure plaza landscapes with promenades, lawn, large perennial plants, and trees. (wbdg.org)
  • To create awareness of stopping such stunts, the Central Railway (CR) will start an intensive drive from July 1," said CR's Senior Divisional Security Commissioner (RPF) Sachin Bhalode. (financialexpress.com)
  • coatings
  • he hot dip metallic coating process is also used to manufacture steel sheet and coil with coatings of aluminium, or alloy coatings of zinc/aluminium, zinc/iron and zinc/aluminium/magnesium which may also be factory pre-painted. (okorder.com)
  • company's
  • That is SolarCity's plan for a new product it expects to begin producing next year, according to statements made during the company's second-quarter earnings call last week. (itworld.com)
  • This was the abatement company's first day on the job and they were anticipating doing window, not roof work. (cdc.gov)
  • shape
  • Roofing foreman Dennis Fula and a staff of three other professional roofers are responsible for keeping all those roofs in shape. (asumag.com)
  • Go back to the Modify panel and click Create Shape from Selection . (itoosoft.com)
  • There will be a thermal bridge in the roof because of the TJ joist but it is minimised because of the shape of the TJ joist - it is thinner in the middle (the web) - so forms a smaller path for thermal bridging. (greenbuildingstore.co.uk)
  • drain
  • THE MUSHROOM FLANGE ™ BY PLUMBEREX finishes off pipes and gives a stylish, professional, recessed look to: roof drain lines/down spouts direct vent water heater lines exhaust/vent lines. (construction.com)
  • officials
  • Fire officials are still investigating the blaze but say workers made repairs to the roof Monday that may be related to the fire. (dailyherald.com)
  • The News investigation found that in 1971, Ford and General Motors Corp. led an industry wide effort to convince federal officials to adopt a minimum standard for roof strength but only after their vehicle fleets failed the governments first proposed test. (beasleyallen.com)
  • After a video clip of a youth performing stunts on a suburban train's roof-top went viral, the Central Railway has decided to start from July 1 an awareness drive about hazards of riding its roof-top, officials said today. (financialexpress.com)
  • waterproof
  • The Gutex Ultratherm acts as a sarking board - it is waterproof and will shed any water that might get underneath the industrial metal roof, (which it shouldn't do). (greenbuildingstore.co.uk)
  • buildings
  • Initiative 300 would mean new buildings larger than 25,000 square feet must dedicate some of their roof space to trees, plants, solar panels or a mix. (cpr.org)
  • Existing buildings aren't covered unless they expand to above 25,000 square feet, or if they need a new roof. (cpr.org)
  • The research assesses the benefits of white roofs and aims to help residential, commercial and industrial building owners determine if white roofs are suitable for their buildings and guide them through the best materials to use. (innovations-report.com)
  • White roofs can cool commercial buildings by three per cent on hot days, which helps reduce the urban heat island effect and improve the health of city users," Cr Oke said. (innovations-report.com)
  • If the roofs of these buildings were painted white, the city could in theory reduce its CO2 emissions by 4.5 million MJ per year, 1.5 million kilos of CO2 or 3 million black balloons," Dr Hes said. (innovations-report.com)
  • White roofs are a low cost solution in making buildings more sustainable, particularly for our older buildings. (innovations-report.com)
  • It blends well with metal roofs or in buildings that are styled with a "modern industrial" feel. (stylemotivation.com)
  • Systems
  • SolarCity already sells in-home, lithium-ion battery systems produced by Tesla that store power generated by solar roof panels. (itworld.com)
  • PERMAROOF 0.75MM can be used in ballasted, adhered systems and inverted roofs. (permaroofstore.co.uk)
  • Way better for these purposes than the leaf/straw natural roof systems I have seen. (permies.com)
  • Also in comparison of other natural roof systems, particularly the highly combustible leaf/straw variety it appears to have clear advantages in safety. (permies.com)
  • insect
  • The high content of polyphenols in Typha plants makes them resistant to fungal and insect infestation. (bine.info)
  • If the bamboo is not treated with some natural insect/decay inhibitor (very very well) like borates these roofs in most regions where bamboo grows will only last about 3 to 5 seasons before requiring replacement. (permies.com)
  • construction
  • The intent of this guide is to provide information regarding the state of the art of vegetative roof design and construction. (wbdg.org)
  • water
  • Okay, water that falls from the sky on top of a building would sort of go through this green roof system. (cpr.org)
  • I can tell there is water damage in the roof of our trailer and our landlord just kept painting over it. (mold-advisor.com)
  • workers
  • The plaintiff and his co-workers were using an elevator-service room's roof as a work platform. (perecman.com)
  • help
  • These are beautiful, and I have seen a few, including one at a Zoo while it was being built (I had to help. (permies.com)
  • comparable
  • The Explorers roof exceeds federal safety standards, said Ford spokeswoman Kathleen Vokes, adding that real-world crash data show the Explorer is a safe vehicle, with a comparable fatality rate to similar SUVs. (beasleyallen.com)
  • Robert Link, one of Duncan's attorneys, said the Explorer had a weaker roof than comparable SUVs like the Chevy Blazer and the Jeep Cherokee, and its roof barely passed federal safety standard 216. (beasleyallen.com)
  • Thus
  • Thus, the new generation of vegetative roofs relies on a marriage of the sciences of horticulture, waterproofing, and engineering. (wbdg.org)
  • work
  • There has been a lot of talk about the energy consumption benefits of white roofs and we commissioned the University of Melbourne to undertake this research so we could get a local perspective on how white roofs can work in our city," the Lord Mayor said. (innovations-report.com)
  • This work establishes that simply strengthening a roof will not affect the outcome of the crash for the simple reason that injury mechanics are not related to how much the roof is deformed in a rollover crash. (beasleyallen.com)
  • On-site were the general contractor (Company A), a salvage company (Company B) and the asbestos abatement company (Company C). The owners of the building contracted with the asbestos abatement company to begin work at this particular site. (cdc.gov)
  • The supervisor of Company A told them they would like them to work on the roof. (cdc.gov)
  • The abatement company owner knew there were weak areas in the roof, but because he thought his company was scheduled to work on windows, he planned to take the supporting aluminum picks to the work site the following day before the roof work began. (cdc.gov)
  • Kee ® Walk provides a safe, anti-slip, level walking surface for anyone who needs to access a roof in the course of their work. (construction.com)
  • white
  • April 4 - A plan to welcome bees onto the roof of the French National Assembly building in Paris takes flight as blue, white and red hives are installed. (reuters.com)
  • Lord Mayor Robert Doyle said Council had already put the research into practice by trialling a white roof on its ArtPlay building. (innovations-report.com)
  • Dr Dominique Hes, a senior lecturer at the University of Melbourne in sustainable architecture and lead author of the research explained that when painted white, roofs are able to reflect heat away from the building rather than absorbing it. (innovations-report.com)
  • To access information about white roof benefits and available products, visit www.1200buildings.com.au or talk to your local paint provider. (innovations-report.com)
  • For example, due to it being white and therefore mitigating heat gain within the building and reducing heat island contribution, a white non-vegetative roof might be considered as being "green" or environmentally friendly. (wbdg.org)
  • Changing the colour of the frame to black makes it less visible when installed on roofs but the white backing still keeps the efficiency to high. (stylemotivation.com)
  • tile
  • Before we add tile geometry, we'll create a basic style using a marker that has one arrow that points down the roof, and another that is should be perpendicular to the roof plane. (itoosoft.com)
  • energy
  • Since steel conducts heat well, a metal building naturally transfers heat energy in and out very freely. (ecofoil.com)
  • The 20-story office building uses about 40 percent less energy than its traditional counterparts. (mnn.com)
  • Residential customers wanting to build a more energy-efficient home were looking for a standard set of guidelines that contractors and builders could use. (mnn.com)
  • last
  • Last month, Tesla announced the initial opening of its 130-acre Gigafactory outside of Reno, Nevada, that will produce tens of thousands of lithium-ion batteries per year for homes and electric vehicles when it is at full manufacturing capacity in 2020. (itworld.com)
  • space
  • The city has over 500,000 square feet of green roof space. (mnn.com)
  • The city of Minneapolis, Minn., was the only other city on the list to top 100,000 square feet of green roof space (with about 120,000 square feet). (mnn.com)
  • The building has 20 levels with office space on 11 of these levels and four basement levels. (mnn.com)
  • The challenge in designing extensive vegetative roofs is to replicate many of the benefits of vegetative open space, while keeping them light and affordable. (wbdg.org)
  • light
  • GM, Ford, DaimlerChrysler AGs Chrysler Group and other automakers say the roofs on all their light vehicle models meet federal safety standards, though GM also has been subject to several suits that allege defective roofs led to injury. (beasleyallen.com)
  • product
  • Then SolarCity co-founder and Chairman Elon Musk interjected and said the product would be a solar roof, "as opposed to a [solar] module on a roof. (itworld.com)
  • Now, the Buffalo plant's opening has been expedited to begin producing the solar roof product and is ahead of schedule, Rive said. (itworld.com)
  • soil
  • By not having a black roof and having plants instead in the soil, it lowers the temperature that you would have instead. (cpr.org)