NutsN’Bolts Series: Part 2 - Green Roofs: Material Selection & Design Goals

Start Date
01/19/2022
End Date
01/19/2022
Description
In the second installment, participants get an overview on the North American green roof market. We explore individual components, learn about their functions and selection criterion, and how to put them together into engineered systems to achieve specific design goals. An emphasize is placed on the strongest driver behind the current green roof growth in North America, stormwater management.
Distance Learning
Yes
Course Equivalency
No
Subjects
Green Roofs
Health, Safety and Welfare
No
Hours
1.0
Learning Outcomes
Learning Objectives
At the end of this webinar, participants will be able to:
1. Distinguish the various types of green roofs, their market share and cost positions.
2. Define typical components and their assembly placement based on functional criteria.
3. Select proper components to create green roof systems to achieve various design intents.
4. Incorporate retention and detention elements to elevate stormwater management capacity.
Instructors
Karen Liu, James Weldon
Course Codes
Provider
Next Level Stormwater Management


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