CRCA and The New Roofing Energy Codes

When:  Dec 5, 2019 from 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (CT)
Associated with  Chicago

CRCA and The New Roofing Energy Codes

Technical Roundtable

The Chicago Roofing Contractors Association (CRCA) participated in the development of the Illinois, Chicago, and ICC’s International Energy Conservation Codes. Don’t miss this program on the new requirements - and unique to Illinois - for low sloped roofing and some residential occupies, plus requirements for air barrier.

Presented by: Bill McHugh, Executive Director of the Chicago Roofing Contractors Association (CRCA)

Continuing Education: 1.0 AIA CES LU|HSW

At the end of this presentation, participants will:
  • Understand minimum requirements for insulation on roofs in new construction.
  • Understand the Code Officials role in roof insulation exceptions for existing buildings
  • Learn about air barrier requirements in the energy code
  • Understand how new roof membrane peel and replacement, a new option for low sloped roofs

Registration: Required by Friday, November 29.  Limited seating available on a first come basis. Complimentary to members and non-members.

In order to keep this event free to attend, lunch will not be provided.  Attendees are welcome to bring their own to have during this event. 

About Our Presenter:


Bill McHugh is Executive Director of the Chicago Roofing Contractors Association (CRCA).  He has been active in the roofing and waterproofing industry since 1981 and has spoken locally and nationally on various roofing and fire resistance related issues since that time. 

Bill participates in the Building and Fire Code Development processes at the International Code Council (ICC), National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), State of Illinois and City of Chicago.   He served on the ICC’s Fire Safety Code Development Committee and is a past board member of the International Accreditation Services (IAS) Board of Directors. He is also a past Institute Director, Chapter and Region President at the Construction Specifications Institute.   At the National Roofing Contractors Association, (NRCA), he participated at the International Roofing Symposium and is currently active at the NRCA Membership Marketing Committee.

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