A Towering Achievement

May 2010
Roofing Contractor;May2010, Vol. 30 Issue 5, p40
Trade Publication
The article discusses the roofing project for Orlando, Florida-based Florida Hospital completed by commercial roofing specialist Hartford South. Hartford temporarily installed a roof membrane in order to create all interior works and roofing for each level of the hospital. Hartford has utilized thousands of industrial fasteners due to the increased negative pressures in achieving the engineer-specified uplift. Company president Jay Rintelmann described the project as challenging for they have to follow strict guidelines in ensuring work safety.


Related Articles

  • Legal Issues to Watch. Cotney, Trenton H. // Roofing Contractor;Feb2012, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p96 

    The article discusses the legal issues to be considered by roofing contractors when estimating projects.

  • Preassembled for the 21st century. Horton, Chuck // RSI: Roofing, Siding, Insulation;Mar97, Vol. 74 Issue 3, p43 

    Features the System EFS roof fasteners. Specifications; Innovations in the preassembled fastening system; Design; Advantages over other fasteners.

  • Department of Transportation Repair/Replace Roofing Systems--District 1 Northbrook Maintenance Storage Facility Cook County, IL.  // Professional Services Bulletin;Jun2012, Vol. 179, p17 

    The article presents CDB Project No. 630-124-013 at Cook County, Illinois. The 310,000 dollar project is led by Bruce Locke and includes the assessment and repair of the shingle roofing system and replacement of roof decks, concrete walls and electrical lines of the Northbrook Yard Salt Dome and...

  • Ready-made roofs. Fellingham, Jonathan // Building Products (02618761);Jun2014, p44 

    The article discusses the potential of timber roof trusses in the formation of a super-fast off-site solution. Topics include the flexibility of the roof, the claim that the only complete off-site modular roof system is the Moduroof, and the additional advantages brought by the Moduroof to the...

  • Department of Transportation Various Roofing and Building Additions--District 2 Mount Carroll, Rock Falls, Langley (I-80 and IL 40) and Morrison, IL.  // Professional Services Bulletin;Jun2012, Vol. 179, p13 

    The article presents CDB Projct No. 630-000-172 at Mt. Carroll, Rock Falls, Langley and Morrison, Illinois. The project has a budget of 535,000 dollars with Tim Dietz as manager and includes work repairs on the metal roofings and its structures of Mount Carroll Maintenance Facility and Langley...

  • Department of Transportation Construct Pole Building/Repair or Replace Roofing Systems--Districts 2 and 4.  // Professional Services Bulletin;Jun2012, Vol. 179, p14 

    The article presents CDB Project No. 630-000-173 at East Moline, Aledo and Biggsville,Illinois. The project is headed by Tim Dietz with a budget of 710,000 dollars and includes the construction of a 5,000 square foot pole building at the Silvis Maintenance Yard, the assessment and repairs of the...

  • Department of Transportation Various Roofing/Repairs/Remodeling--District 3 Forrest, Gibson City, Ashkum and Buckley, IL.  // Professional Services Bulletin;Jun2012, Vol. 179, p15 

    The article presents CDB Project No. 630-000-174 at District 3 Forrest, Gibson City, Ashley and Buckley, Illinois. The project is managed by Eddie Frazier with an allotted budget of 500,000 dollars and includes assessment and repairs of existing shingle roofing system, concrete walls and...

  • EPDM lasts.  // Roofing Contractor;Dec2008, Vol. 28 Issue 12, Special section p12 

    The article focuses on the use of the elastomer ethylene propylene diene M-class (EPDM) roof systems in construction projects in the U.S. It is stated that over 500,000 EPDM roof systems had been installed by roofing contractors, as of 2007. It lists several reasons why more EPDM roofs continue...

  • Flame Towers in Seismic Zone.  // ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/20/2009, Vol. 263, p30 

    The article focuses on a construction project in Baku, Azerbaijan, which include three curving towers. The buildings range from 31 to 39 stories, rise from a podium with an extensive roof garden and will be shield-shaped in cross section. The towers were designed by HOK based on Azerbaijan's...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics