Category: News/Advocacy

RCI’s Advocacy Committee Call To Action

January 26, 2017

By Tom Gernetzke The mission of the Advocacy Committee is to advance the profession of building envelope (roofing, waterproofing, and exterior wall) consultants. With that in mind, the committee held an all-day planning session in May 2016. As a result of that meeting, the committee developed goals and strategies to further the mission. Below is […]

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RCI to Join Roofing Coalition at Roofing Day in D.C. 2019

January 16, 2017

Last March, the roofing industry came together some 400-strong to make our collective voices heard in our nation’s capital during the inaugural Roofing Day in D.C. 2018. This year’s event will take place April 3-4, 2019. RCI is partnering with the National Roofing Contractors Association (NRCA), organizers of the event, and multiple roofing industry associations […]

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Technical Advisory No. 10 – Corrosion Issues Related to Bagasse Fiberboard Roof Insulation in the Gulf States Region of the United States

June 23, 2016

RCI Technical Advisory – RCI-TA-010-2016 Technical Advisories describe and convey RCI, Inc.’s positions and information concerning timely technical issues and are presented in the form of white papers, commentaries, or other analyses, supported by objective, sound research and technical documentation. Title Corrosion Issues Related to Bagasse Fiberboard Roof Insulation in the Gulf States Region of […]

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RCI, Inc. Technical Advisory No. 11 – Black Staining and Flow from Self-Adhesive, Bituminous-Based Wall Flashings

June 23, 2016

RCI Technical Advisory – RCI-TA-011-2016 Technical Advisories describe and convey RCI, Inc.’s positions and information concerning timely technical issues and are presented in the form of white papers, commentaries, or other analyses, supported by objective, sound research and technical documentation. Title Black Staining and Flow from Self-Adhesive, Bituminous-Based Wall Flashings Objective To provide commentary and […]

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Document Competition

2016 Document Competition Winners Recognized

April 07, 2016

Raleigh, NC — RCI, Inc., recognized the winners of its 2016 Document Competition on March 13, 2016 at its annual awards luncheon during the 31st RCI International Convention and Trade Show in Orlando, FL. The RCI Document Competition is an annual event organized to recognize members’ excellence in roofing, waterproofing, and exterior wall construction project […]

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RCI Announces 2016-2017 Board of Directors

April 07, 2016

Raleigh, NC — RCI elected its 2016-2017 Board of Directors at the Annual Meeting of the Members during the RCI 31st International Convention and Trade Show in Orlando, FL, on March 14, 2016. RCI Board contact information may be accessed online at www.iibec.org/board-of-directors.html. The following are members of the board: President: Robért Hinojosa, RRC, RWC, […]

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Position Statement on Procurement

February 05, 2016

IIBEC supports public policies, requirements, and administrative procedures in public procurement processes that mandate the open selection of goods, services, and construction contracts on the basis of qualifications; and it opposes such procurement on the sole basis of fees, costs, and/or proprietary specifications. Competitive, qualifications-based selection is essential to fostering fair and impartial purchasing that […]

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Position Statements

January 05, 2016

Position Statements address major technical, professional, social, political, and educational issues of interest to the industry, community, and the nation, and reflect the beliefs of the membership of RCI, Inc. RCI Position Statement on Building Codes and Standards — April 2014 RCI Position Statement on the Environmental Impact of Consulting Activities — April 2014 RCI […]

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Technical Advisories

January 05, 2016

Technical Advisories describe and convey RCI, Inc.’s positions and information concerning timely technical issues and are presented in the form of white papers, commentaries, or other analyses, supported by objective, sound research and technical documentation. Technical Advisory No.7, 2014 – A Roof Dilemma: Surface Defects Requiring Repair or Surface Imperfections Not Requiring Repair? — May […]

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