Continuing Education

American Hydrotech, Inc. is pleased to be able to offer architects, specifiers, landscape architects, LEED and other design professionals Continuing Education credits.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Course Title: An Overview of Protected Membrane Roof Assemblies

https://www.aecdaily.com/en/1870997

Learning objects for this course are...

  • List the three key elements of a successful waterproofing installation
  • Define the components (and their functions) that comprise a PMR assembly that combine to create a durable, long-lasting roof
  • Discuss the benefits of a PMR assembly, including how it can contribute to LEED certification
  • Define the types of PMR assemblies that are available and explain how they may be utilized in a variety of energy-efficient roof designs, including vegetated roofs, blue roofs, cool roofs, and solar panel installations
  • State the design and installation considerations of a PMR assembly that are required to facilitate a successful installation

Please click on the link above to go to the An Overview of Protected Membrane Roof Assemblies CEU course, hosted on the AEC Daily website. Once at the course home page, you can download a copy of the course to your PC and read offline. After answering 10 questions, you will have the opportunity to report your credits online and print out a certificate of completion.

 

 

 

 

 

Course Title: Green Roofs: A Sustainable Strategy

http://www.aecdaily.com/en/1607002

Learning objects for this course are...

  • List and define the types of green/vegetated roofs
  • State the environmental, technical and owner/occupant benefits of vegetated roofs
  • Identify the components of a vegetated roof assembly
  • Explain the design considerations and standards relating to vegetated roofs

Please click on the link above to go to the Green Roofs: A Sustainable Strategy CEU course, hosted on the AEC Daily website. Once at the course home page, you can download a copy of the course to your PC and read offline. After answering 10 questions, you will have the opportunity to report your credits online and print out a certificate of completion.

Recent Press

  • April 3, 2017
    Wind data is a critical issue to consider when building a new structure. An increase in the number of green roofs on buildings has driven a need for new wind design standards to be written for vegetative roofing assemblies. Richard Hayden discusses...
  • October 20, 2016
    (November 15, 2016) Richard Hayden, Hydrotech's Garden Roof Department Manager, will be speaking at the 2016 LED Specifier Summit and High Performance Building Forum. The design community continues to struggles with how to handle ever-increasing...
  • September 24, 2015
    (August 5, 2016) Excerpt from an article in Stormwater Magazine . With their myriad benefits, green roofs are becoming increasingly incorporated into new and existing projects. The International Green Roofs and Walls Project Database lists 1,599...
  • July 16, 2016
    (July 16, 2016) Excerpt from an article in Forester Daily News Green roofs – also known as vegetated or garden roofs – are key green infrastructure elements and are being increasingly recognized for their “valuable ability to absorb, reduce, and...
  • July 1, 2016
    CHICAGO, ILLINOIS (July 1, 2016) City Creek Center in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah, is one of the largest mixed-use urban developments built in the last 10 years. It's also one of the most innovative. Completed in 2012, the 23-acre project includes...
  • July 2, 2014
    American Hydrotech Inc. has released a free, interactive digital version of the company's popular Garden Roof® Planning Guide. The app – unveiled last week at the AIA Expo in Chicago – features pinch-to-zoom product photography, video animations, photo galleries showing Garden Roof® Assemblies in real-world applications, and design considerations.

Upcoming Events

    October 21, 2017 to October 22, 2017

    ASLA 2017 Annual Meeting and EXPO

    Los Angeles CA Event Details
    November 8, 2017 to November 9, 2017

    USGBC 2017 International Conference and Expo

    Boston Convention & Exhibition Center – Boston MA Event Details