Below is a list of white papers currently offered by The Metal Initiative. Simply click the link to download the report.
This practical overview article with illustrations details how metal roofs and walls can improve the energy-efficiency in new and existing commercial properties. Based on an AIA/CES-approved course that also is approved by USGBC for 1 GBCI CE Hour for the LEED Credentialing Maintenance Program (CMP).
This white paper introduces the various applications for retrofitting roofs with metal systems. It covers the applications, the benefits, technical aspects and opportunities for the use of metal roof systems in the retrofit process in new and existing construction and includes diagrams and photos.
This article offers guidelines for mounting rooftop equipment on low slope standing seam metal roofing. Photos and illustrations are included.
This article outlines different metallic coatings for carbon steel and gives the limitations of coated steel products. Photos of applications are included.
This short article discusses the points to consider when adding slope to an existing flat roof or re-roofing an existing sloped metal roof.
This final report of a Metal Benefits Case Study was conducted by Ducker Worldwide for TMI.
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