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Benchmark, Inc. to Host Webinar: Sustainable Roofing - a Practical and Cost Effective Strategy for Roof Replacement


Learn how sustainable roof design factors can result in extended roof life and long-term cost savings. October 31, 2012 from 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CST. Register Today

Cedar Rapids, IA (PRWEB) October 25, 2012

After participating in this sustainable roofing webinar, you will understand...

  • the drivers behind the growth in sustainable roof systems.
  • when and why a sustainable roof system is right for you and your facility.
  • the four key design factors (energy management, material management, water management, and durability/life cycle ) and how they impact sustainability and roof life cycle costs.
  • the role preventive maintenance plays in extending roof life and reducing the amount of material that enters landfills.

Webinar Date: Oct 31, 2012
Time: 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM CDT.
Register Today

This webinar is approved for 1 PDH credit through the Illinois Society of Professional Engineers.

The speakers for this webinar will be Curtis Liscum, RRC, RRO, Benchmark, Inc. and Dr. James Hoff, DBA, Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing.

Curtis Liscum is a Registered Roof Consultant (RRC), Registered Roof Observer (RRO), Senior Consultant, and Partner with Benchmark, Inc. He has been with Benchmark since 1992, and has been involved in the roofing industry since 1979.

Benchmark, Inc. is a roof and pavement consulting company. For more information about Benchmark, Inc., visit

Dr. James Hoff is an experienced executive and researcher in the building materials industry, retiring as Vice President of Technology for Firestone Building Products in 2007, after 23 years of service. Dr. Hoff currently serves as Research Director for the Center for Environmental Innovation in Roofing in Washington, DC and as President of TEGNOS Research, Inc., a consulting organization dedicated to expanding understanding of the building envelope.

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