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Green Roofs | Facility Executive - Creating Intelligent Buildings
Urban Air Quality, Green Building Envelope
A report from global firm Arup examines impacts of vegetation on the building envelope in cities. Is it more than "architectural window dressing?"
Green roofing from Columbia Green Technologies is part of Amazon's new downtown Seattle headquarters’ sustainable design.
A well-defined proactive roofing maintenance plan delivers value by maximizing roof performance and service life.
Green Roofs for Healthy Cities has announced the eight winners of its 2015 Awards of Excellence.
Proper maintenance plays a significant role in maximizing the energy benefits of a reflective roof.
Structural factors and upkeep are among the leading items for facility decision-makers to evaluate.
This applies to removing and replacing vegetative roof modules when assessing and repairing roof membrane leaks.
Sika Sarnafil and LiveRoof, LLC are providing facility managers a single source warranty on green roofs using both companies materials.
The Garland Company, Inc. recently updated its GreenShield® vegetative roof technology by introducing movable, interlocking container modules.
Guest Contributor Kelly Duke explains how green roofs can help bring nature closer to urban settings, improve insulation and air quality, and work to deliver both economic and social benefits to their communities.
Vegetative roofing systems (aka green roofs) are gaining popularity for many reasons.
This past April, the American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA), headquartered in Washington, DC, dedicated its state of the art green roof.
Vuk Vujovic and Douglas J. Ogurek provide a brief overview of the state of sustainability around the world.