Learning Event: Green Roofs & New Waterproofing Technologies

Learning Event for Green Roof Systems and Waterproofing Technologies by InterCoast Building Solutions Vancouver BC

Green Roofs and New Waterproofing Technologies

InterCoast Building Solutions provides leadership to the design and construction industry through a commitment to ongoing education and professional development. The objective of this presentation is to illustrate how the principal of “Belt & Suspenders Design Technology” enables designers to meet the Continuous Insulation requirements of ASHRAE 90.1 as it relates to the VBBC and other building code standards. This 'TED Talk' style presentation focuses on this design concept using the following building systems.

Green Roof Systems

Presentation Highlights

  • Waterproofing Membranes
  • Green Roof Systems
  • Green Roof Planning Guide
  • Installation & maintenance
  • Stormwater management tools
  • Potential LEED credits 

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding waterproofing assemblies and how they tie into building envelope components
  • Understanding how the components of a Green Roof Assembly work together    


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