SOPREMA® Product Manager to Deliver Webinar on Roof Coatings

10-30-2020 | Roofing, Waterproofing, Media

WADSWORTH, Ohio (Oct. 30, 2020) — With benefits like reduced rooftop temperatures; lessened installation time; extended roof life; and minimized landfill waste, to name just a few, it’s no wonder the global roof coatings market is forecast to reach over $2 billion by 2026.

Tom Stuewe, product manager for the SOPREMA liquids and SOPRANATURE lines, will deliver a webinar for CoatingsPro Magazine about what’s necessary for designing and executing successful roof coatings’ projects. Join him at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10 from the comfort of your home or office to hear “Roof Coatings: The “Cool” Side of Roofing.”

This webcast will highlight roof coating design considerations and how those changes may impact successful coatings’ projects. Overall, this webcast will address items that can potentially minimize the risk of failures with roof coatings and application.

In addition, Stuewe will discuss items such as roof coating permeance, determining the right fit for roof coatings versus other liquid membranes, understanding the importance of mil thickness, and reviewing the most common roof coating solutions in the marketplace today.

In this webcast you will learn:

  • Roof coating design considerations and their impact
  • The importance of dry film thickness (DFT)
  • Things to consider with roof coating projects
  • Minimizing roof coating failures

Stuewe joined SOPREMA in June 2018. He has experience in various roles spanning a 20-year career in the building industry, 15 of which has been in roofing. He has helped to develop industry-leading roof membranes and systems, restoration coatings, low odor and low VOC membrane adhesives, and plaza deck systems for the commercial building envelope. Stuewe graduated from The Ohio State University with a degree in construction systems management.

Register now for the free webinar:

Learn more about SOPREMA’s ALSAN® Coatings:

SOPREMA offers a vast array of roofing solutions allowing for choice and peace of mind in design and application. From the proven, redundant, durable protection of SBS-modified bitumen, to the multifunctional problem-solving features of highly flexible PMMA/PMA liquid applied systems, to the aesthetic and functional options of single ply PVC, SOPREMA has the time-tested solution. SOPREMA has been expertly investing in the roofing industry for over 100 years.

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