Greenroof & Greenwall Directory Company of the Week for November 13, 2015: Firestone Building Products

November 17, 2015 at 2:39 pm

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Firestone Building Products is a leading manufacturer and supplier of a comprehensive “Roots to Rooftops” product portfolio for commercial building performance solutions.

FirestoneBuildingProducts-logoFirestone Building Products meets individual customer and project needs for roofing, wall, landscape, and lining solutions. The company also offers outstanding technical services, an international network of roofing contractors, distributors and field sales representatives, and superior warranty protection.

Firestone’s featured green roofing system is the SkyScape Vegetative Roof Systems which provides a full range of design solutions that are easy to install, meet or exceed all major performance criteria, and are covered by the strength of the Firestone Red Shield Warranty.

To meet the needs of your unique projects, Firestone offers a variety of measurable green roof design solutions:

  • SkyScape Pregrown Modular System features an engineered design of the 15″ x 20″ x 5.75″ module with 4″ media depth that encourages plant growth and provides enhanced stormwater management capabilities.
  • SkyScape Extensive System (less than 6″ media depth). This meadow-like, easy-to-install vegetative roof also serves as a functional stormwater management platform.
  • SkyScape Semi-Intensive System (6-8″ media depth). This system features deeper media, allowing for a truly designed rooftop landscape and more complex plants than an Extensive System.
  • SkyScape Intensive System (8″ and greater media depth). Intensive Systems allow for the most creative rooftop garden designs, with seemingly unlimited options.

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Greenroof & Greenwall Directory Company of the Week for January 23, 2015: Turf & Soil Diagnostics

January 26, 2015 at 10:00 am

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Turf & Soil Diagnostics offers professional soil testing and consulting for all of your green roof and landscape projects.

TurfandSoilDiagnostics-logoTurf & Soil Diagnostics provides accredited Green Roof Testing with great service.

The labs that make up Turf & Soil Diagnostics have 40 plus combined years of providing quality services and advice. They have performed testing and/or consulting on thousands of golf courses, sports fields and landscapes located throughout the world.

Tests to be run include ASTM Standards E2396 to E2399 and they perform compliance testing and research & development on: Growing Media (intensive, extensive, lawn, and specialty mixes); Aggregates and Drainage Materials; Fabrics and Filters; and Tray Systems.

Their green roof testing services include standardized methods and specialized techniques developed in their laboratory. Test results can be compared to industry standards such as FLL or product/project specifications. All work is performed according to standard operating procedures and reviewed by their professional scientists.

Turf & Soil Diagnostics has an on-going commitment to protecting our environment. All of their test procedures, sample processing, and disposal efforts are performed with the intent to reduce, reuse, and recycle.

Turf & Soil Diagnostics says, “Let us help you to manage the elements through science” and they will provide you with friendly service and prompt, accurate testing results.

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Greenroof & Greenwall Directory Company of the Week for October 3, 2014: ZinCo USA

October 6, 2014 at 9:00 am

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ZinCo Group is the international pioneer and market leader in designing and manufacturing environmentally smart green roof systems for high density urban areas.

ZinCoUSA-logoSince their inception in 1957, ZinCo has led the industry’s growth and advancement by developing environmentally smart solutions that reduce urban heat island effect and improve storm water management. The project goals of the ZinCo Technical Department are to provide top quality in all components, generate innovative ideas for architectural visions, and develop customized solutions for attractive designs in roof landscapes. Their award winning products and systems help clients develop stunning landscapes that are earth-friendly by conserving energy and producing cleaner air and water in urban areas.

ZinCo is fully committed to maximizing the economic, environmental and public health benefits of green roof systems. Their holistic approach to promoting green roof utilization includes: technical and horticultural research, developing standards in partnership with industry associations and sponsoring annual international conferences to build public awareness and education.

Based in Germany, ZinCo has offices in over 17 countries throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas. They install over 15 million square feet of green roof systems annually on commercial, residential, industrial and institutional buildings. Their lightweight, durable green roof systems leverage German-engineered technology to imitate the beauty of nature and deliver superior environmental and economic benefits to building owners and communities all over the world.

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zincousa-CompanyProfileWould you like to have your company featured as Company of the Week?  First, you have to be listed in The Greenroof & Greenwall Directory at either the Sponsor, Elite, or Premium advertiser level.

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Greenroof & Greenwall Directory Company of the Week for September 26, 2014: Xero Flor America

September 29, 2014 at 10:00 am

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Xero Flor utilizes lightweight, pre-vegetated mat technology. Refined over more than 40 years of R&D, Xero Flor has been proven on tens of thousands of extensive green roofs flourishing on hundreds of millions of square feet of rooftops worldwide.

GCW-XFAFounded in 2002, Xero Flor America is the official U.S. distributor for the Xero Flor Green Roof System. Regionally grown on local, independent farms and 100 percent American-made, Xero Flor utilizes advanced, lightweight, pre-vegetated mats. Engineered in Germany, and refined over more than four decades of ongoing R&D, Xero Flor technology has been proven successful on tens of thousands of extensive green roofs thriving on hundreds of millions of square feet of rooftops all around the world.

In the U.S., Xero Flor has been installed in 38 states. The Xero Flor installation on Ford’s Dearborn Truck Plant, the largest green roof on a single building in North America and one of the largest in the world, measures 454,000 square feet. The Xero Flor Green Roof on the Javits Center in New York City totals 297,000 square feet, second in size to the Ford project.

Whatever size project, and wherever Xero Flor is installed, the plants are locally grown and adapted to the regional climate for a healthy, sustainable green roof. When installed, Xero Flor has extensive vegetative coverage with mature plants for instant green roofs that are immediately functional and successful for the long term with little maintenance.

Xero Flor system options range from less than 10 lbs/sq ft up to ballasted applications at 25 lbs/sq ft. Xero Flor offers the assurance of independent laboratory-certified resistance against wind uplift and combustibility. And, Xero Flor is the only pre-vegetated mat green roof system that has achieved Cradle-to-Cradle Certification for superior sustainability.

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For more detailed information about Xero Flor America, please visit their company profile in The Greenroof & Greenwall Directory.

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