September 1, 2003
by Canadian Architect
Standards development. ASTM’s new work Item Registration system, accessible through the ASTM website, allows users to check on revisions and developments of specific standards using keyword searches and requesting e-mail advisories, etc. www.astm.org or (610) 832-9603.
Web site for metal roofing. Cool Metal Roofing Coalition has launched www.metalroofing.org, an online resource covering energy performance, technical issues, sustainability and other environmental considerations in metal roofing. FAQs are both general and technical. Part of the American Iron and Steel Institute at www.steel.org