Calendar of Events

January 2014

New Year’s Day
January 1, 2014

Martin Luther King Day
January 20, 2014

Western States RCA – Winter Board Meeting
January 21-25, 2014
Monterey, California

February 2014

Valentine’s Day
February 14, 2014

President’s Day
WSRCA Office Closed
February 18, 2014

International Roofing Expo
Annual Convention & Trade Show
February 26-28, 2014
Las Vegas, Nevada

March 2014

St. Patrick’s Day
March 17, 2014

Roof Consultants Institute
Annual Convention & Trade Show
March 20-25, 2014
Anaheim, California

North East Roofing Contractors Association
Annual Convention & Trade Show
March 25-27, 2014
Atlantic City, New Jersey

April 2014

NO INDUSTRY EVENTS

May 2014

Mother’s Day
May 11, 2014

Memorial Day
WSRCA Office Closed
May 26, 2014

June 2014

Western Roofing Expo 2014
40th Annual Convention & Trade Show
June 8-11, 2014
Las Vegas, Nevada – Paris-Las Vegas Hotel & Casino

Father’s Day
June 15, 2014

American Institute of Architects
Annual Convention & Trade Show
June 26-28, 2014
Chicago, Illinois

July 2014

4th of July
WSRCA Office Closed
July 4, 2014

Florida Roofing, Sheet Metal & Air Conditioning Contractors Association
Annual Convention & Trade Show
July 9-11, 2014
Orlando, Florida

Western States RCA – Executive Planning Meeting
July 13-16, 2014
TBD

August 2014

Western States RCA – Summer Board Meeting
August 19-23, 2014
Seattle, Washington

September 2014

Labor Day
WSRCA Office Closed
September 1, 2014

Best of Success 2014 Conference
Annual Convention
September 22-23, 2014
Marco Island, Florida

October 2014

Metalcon
Annual Convention & Trade Show
October 1-3, 2014
Denver, Colorado

Columbus Day
WSRCA Office Closed
October 13, 2014

Halloween
October 31, 2014

November 2014

Veterans Day
November 11, 2014

Thanksgiving
WSRCA Office Closed
November 27-28, 2014

December 2014

Midwest Roofing Contractors Association
Annual Convention & Trade Show
December 10-12, 2014
Dallas, Texas

Christmas Eve
WSRCA Office Closed
December 24, 2014

Christmas
WSRCA Office Closed
December 25, 2014

TECHNICAL BULLETINS

LOW SLOPE

Information Bulletin 2015-5

Consider undetected, latent-hail damage of thermoplastic single-ply roof membranes

STEEP SLOPE

Technical Bulletin 2013-3

Important Roofing-related changes to wind design speed criteria found in ASCE 7-10

WATERPROOFING

Technical Bulletin 2013-1w

Evaluating concrete decks in preparation for waterproofing membrane application

INDUSTRY ISSUES

Technical Bulletin 2014-2

Updated Results of LTTR Testing, and R-Value of current generation roofing insulation

SAFETY & HEALTH

WSRCA Field Card 007

Basic material stocking safety when accepting roofing materials from a crane to the roof

ASK WSRCA

Ventilation Calculations

How to determine total square feet of net free ventilation for steep-slope roofing

LEGAL NEWS

Arbitration and Licensure

By WSRCA Legal Advisor Kenneth S. Grossbart: Abdulaziz, Grossbart & Rudman