05 Jul '11, 2pm

Vegetative Green Roof at Testa Produce a Site to Behold

Vegetative Green Roof at Testa Produce a Site to Behold

Roofmeadow says the 4.00-inch thick profile on the barrel roof has a maximum pitch of 43 degrees. The media on the barrel roof is stabilized with a cellular confinement system. The cellular confinement web is in turn supported by the weight of the adjacent flat extensive green roof, without the aid of any fixed anchors to the building structure. The mass of the media supported in this way is over 90 tons. Custom pre-grown reinforced sedum mats have been used to plant the barrel portion of the green roof. The roof was completed in 2010.

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2011/07/05/vegetative-green-roof...

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