Carlisle Construction Materials Recycling Case Studies
Carlisle has been partnering with NFR since 2014 to recycle XPS, EPS, and Polyiso insulations, as well as TPO, EPDM, and PVC roofing membranes.
Sure-Flex KEE HP Case Study - North Charleston Aquatic Case Study
This case study features Carlisle's Sure-Flex KEE HP membrane installed on the North Charleston Aquatic Center in North Charleston, SC.
Case Study: Derecho Winds Were No Match for RapidLock’s Mechanical Bond
A case study that reviews how several RapidLock projects in the derecho’s path experienced the storm’s most violent moments, including two schools in Marion, IA which withstood 130+ mph winds.
Case Study: Carlisle's RapidLock TPO Makes Cold Temperature Application Possible
A case study that features Carlisle's FleeceBACK® RapidLock (RL™) TPO membrane on the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Omaha, NE.
Case Study: Carlisle's PVC Shelters Boston Celtics
A case study that details the installation of Carlisle's 60-mil Sure-Flex PVC roofing system on the 58,000 square-foot Auerbach Center, the home of the Boston Celtics practice arena.
Huron High School Gym Re-Roof - FleeceBACK® KEE HP Case Study
A case study on Huron High School in Ann Arbor, Michigan, featuring a FleeceBACK KEE HP Roofing System with Sure-Flex PVC Contour Ribs.
Case Study: FleeceBACK RapidLock (RL) EPDM - iQor Customer Service Call Center
A case study that details the installation of Carlisle's FleeceBACK RapidLock (RL) EPDM roofing system on the 42,000 square-foot iQor Customer Service Call Center in Klamath Falls, Oregon.
Case Study: Carlisle TPO Keeps El Dorado YMCA Cool and Dry
A case study that outlines the use of Carlisle's Sure-Weld TPO with APEEL™ Protective Film on the roof of a YMCA in El Dorado, Kansas.
Case Study: Carlisle EPDM Restores Historic Masonic Lodge
Case study outlines use of Carlisle EPDM adhered with CAV-GRIP III on Millersville Masonic Lodge 126 in Indianapolis, IN.
2018 Roofing Contractor Editor's Choice: RapidLock (RL) Technology
Article published in the May 2018 issue of Roofing Contractor magazine acknowledging RapidLock (RL) technology as a 2018 editor's choice award for innovation in commercial roofing.
Case Study: Clarkson University Indoor Recreation Center
A case study that details the installation of a 115-mil FleeceBACK EPDM roofing system on the 66,300 square-foot hyperbolic paraboloid roof of Clarkson University's Indoor Recreation Center in Potsdam, NY. The FleeceBACK EPDM membrane was fully adhered with FAST Adhesive.
Case Study: Colorado State University Medical Center
A case study that details the installation of a 60-mil Sure-Weld TPO roofing system on the 44,300 square-foot Colorado State University Health & Medical Center in Fort Collins, CO. The 60-mil TPO membrane was fully adhered with TPO Bonding Adhesive.
Case Study: Carlisle EPDM and PVC Unite Atop Colorado Hospital
Case study outlines use of Carlisle EPDM and PVC on hospital in Colorado
Case Study: Carlisle’s FleeceBACK® KEE HP Rehabilitates Norfolk Harbor Museum
A case study that details the installation of a FleeceBACK KEE HP roofing system on the 55,000 square-foot Nauticus building in Norfolk, VA. The 115-mil FleeceBACK KEE HP membrane was fully adhered with FAST Adhesive.
Case Study: Carlisle FleeceBACK TPO Provides Long-term Protection for NY Non-Profit
Contractor, architect and owner agree that Carlisle's FleeceBACK TPO roof system is the ideal choice for replacing the failing roof atop this Albany, NY non-profit.
Case Study: Carlisle’s FleeceBACK Protects Kansas High School
A case study that details the installation of a FleeceBACK TPO roofing system on the 224,000 square-foot Southeast High School in Witchita, KS. The 115-mil FleeceBACK TPO membrane was fully adhered with Flexible FAST Adhesive over two layers of 1.8"-thick polyiso and 1/2"-thick DensDeck cover board.
Case Study: FleeceBACK Installed on Hail-Damaged Rooftops in Texas
Severe hailstorms destroyed the rooftops at the Mineral Wells School District. Officials decided to re-roof the buildings with Carlisle's durable FleeceBACK TPO to prevent future destruction.
Case Study: Willard High - A School with a Modern Profile
Willard City School District installs Carlisle's FleeceBACK KEE HP PVC FRS membrane with a Contour Rib Profile.
Case Study: Sure-Flex PVC Protects Students at West Springfield High School
A case study that details the installation of a Sure-Flex PVC roofing system on the 146,000 square-foot West Springfield High School in West Springfield, MA. The 60-mil PVC membrane was installed using the RhinoBond membrane attachment system over two layers of 2 1/2"-thick polyiso and 1/4"-thick DensDeck cover board.
Case Study: Fashion Outlets of Chicago
A case study from a challenging 390,000 square foot job in Chicago, IL. A mechanically fastened .080 white Sure-Flex™ PVC system was installed because of its long service life, superior resistance to punctures and tears, exceptional seam strength, and ease of installation in a variety of temperatures.
Case Study: Restoring the Bucky Fuller Geodesic Dome
A case study that details the restoration of the historic Buckminster Fuller geodesic dome using Carlisle's 60-mil Sure-Weld TPO adhered over 1/2" SecurShield HD Polyiso insulation.
Case Study: EPDM Sustainability - 30 Years Old and Counting
A case study that details two ballasted EPDM roofs in Maine that were installed more than 30 years ago and are still performing, exhibiting the strength, long-term durability, and sustainability of Sure-Seal EPDM.
Roofing Materials - Assessing Environmental Impact
Article published in the October 2015 issue of Architectural Products outlines four roof system design principles that can have a positive impact on the energy efficiency of the building.
Case Study: FleeceBACK KEE HP PVC Improves Wright City Middle School
Carlisle’s FleeceBACK KEE HP PVC Improves Wright City Middle School’s Roofing System.
Case Study: Aleppo Shriners Auditorium Re-roofing Project
A case study that details a new EPDM roof that replaced an existing PVC roof on the Aleppo Shriners Auditorium in Wilmington, MA. A black EPDM roof was selected as it is an excellent choice in cold, northern climates as it can reduce heating costs in addition to many other benefits.
Made in the USA: Carlisle’s Culture of Innovation Drives New Capital Investments
Article published in the December 2014 issue of Roofing Contractor featuring Carlisle’s capital investments, including the PVC manufacturing line in Greenville, IL.
West Park Elementary School Elevating Expectation with Sure-Weld TPO Case Study
The West Park Elementary School Case Study displays the proven long-term performance of Carlisle’s Sure-Weld TPO roofing systems. Carlisle’s Sure-Weld TPO continues to elevate expectations with this 17 year old roof.
When lowering HVAC energy demands is a goal, the most effective choice is not one-size-fits-all
Article published in the July/August 2014 issue of Today’s Facility Manager that discusses the energy-efficient benefits of EPDM.
Case Study: David L. Lawrence Convention Center South Terrace
The David L. Lawrence Convention Center South Terrace is a vegetative green roof with water-jet cut glass pavers, fully adhered FleeceBACK® PVC membrane, leak detection system, tapered polyiso insulation below membrane, and reverse tapered EPS insulation.
FleeceBACK Membrane Provides Ultimate Cover for Spray Foam Insulation
Carlisle's FleeceBACK Sure-White EPDM membrane was recently installed over SPF insulation on a project in Pennsylvania. This system offers superior durability and numerous other benefits compared to more commonly used acrylic coatings.
Case Study: Offices of The Architectural Group, Inc. - Grandville, Michigan
A case study from Grandville, MI, where a Roof$ense Report was used to help earn a LEED credit when it was proven that black EPDM was the most energy-efficient roof in this cool, Northern climate.
Case Study: Major Retailer Lowers Heating Costs with Carlisle EPDM Roof
Staples, an EPA Green Power Partner, utilized a Carlisle EPDM roof system on its New York distribution facility to help lower its heating costs.
Case Study: Carlisle's White EPDM Helps Cut Supermarket Cooling Costs
Carlisle's ENERGY STAR-qualified Sure-White EPDM roof system is installed on a new supermarket to help cut its cooling costs. The fully adhered roof system features two layers of polyiso insulation to further cut energy consumption.
Heat It Up: New ASTM Requirements for TPO Roofing Membranes
Article published in February 2012 issue of RCI Interface discusses new ASTM requirements for TPO roofing membranes.
Effects of Urban Surfaces and White Roofs on Global and Regional Climate
47-page study highlights the TRUE effects of urban surfaces and white roofs on the climate. Key information notifying the advantages of dark roofing materials in cooler climates is highlighted on pages 4, 5 and 21.