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Vegetated Roofs in South Florida: From Theory to Practice

  • July 11, 2017
  • 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Broward County College North Campus, Bldg 46 -- 1000 Coconut Creek Blvd, Coconut Creek, FL 33066


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Join the USGBC Broward Branch as we discuss the benefits of vegetated roofing systems and the major design + construction considerations here in South Florida. The discussion will be led by a local landscape architect and sustainability consultant from The Spinnaker Group, Jonathan Burgess, and a leading waterproofing consultant and green-roof product supplier from Integral Preservation Systems / American Hydrotech, Matt Walsh.

Register now to learn more about:

  • Types of Vegetated Roofs and their Benefits
  • Waterproofing
  • Maintenance, Testing, Warranties
  • Irrigation
  • Plant Selection and Install Methods
  • Growing Media
  • Sloped Applications
  • Structural Concerns
  • Fire Resistance
Special thanks to our venue host, Broward College. Click here for a map to campus. 


Jonathan Burgess, PLA, LEED AP ND & BD+C, WELL AP
The Spinnaker Group

Matt Walsh
IPS Engineering Group

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