code alerts

October 07, 2020

Versico Code Alert - Very Severe Hail (VSH) – FM Approvals

As part of Versico Roofing Systems’ ongoing testing program for high-performance and unique roofing system assemblies, extensive Very Severe Hail (VSH) testing has been completed at FM. The main VSH hail belt (as determined by FM) is in the Midwest, but other areas of the country have shown interest in these robust assemblies.

October 07, 2020

Versico Code Alert - UL Class A - Wood Deck Applications

Versico has been committed to providing unique roofing solutions for the combustible deck market for many years, and its Class A fire rated assemblies have undergone many evolutions. The assemblies have steadily become more cost competitive, lighter in weight, and easier to install.

September 03, 2020

Code Alert - Versico FM 1-28 Summary Update

This Code Alert summarizes changes made to the FM 1-28 Property Loss Prevention Data Sheet, dated February 2020. One key change relates to roof zone dimensions to align with the ASCE 7-16 Design Standards. In some cases (depending on the roof dimensions, building height, and slopes), four zones may exist: interior, inner perimeter, outer perimeter, and corner zones.

September 03, 2020

Code Alert - Versico Re-Roofing Assemblies for Recover Applications

As part of Versico’s commitment to providing unique roofing solutions for the re-roofing market, this code alert spotlights economically viable options for recovering existing roofing systems. The assemblies are designed to offer simple, convenient, and value-based roofing solutions; allowing for quick installation with minimal disturbance or interference to the building operation. The existing substrates include asphaltic roofs, standing seam metal roofs, and single-ply membrane assemblies.

August 04, 2020

Code Alert - Versico Wind Uplift Testing for the Florida Market

As part of Versico’s continuous testing program for the State of Florida, testing was recently conducted on various TPO, PVC, and VersiFleece® membrane assemblies targeting the re-roofing/recover market.