Roof Tech set to Unveil first U.S. product line at Intersolar Booth 7112
Thursday, Jul 04, 2013
NOVATO, Calif., July 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- For the first time ever, the U.S. market will be introduced to a unique line of photovoltaic mounting systems designed and developed by Roof Tech®, a subsidiary of Japan's leader in roofing technology. Roof Tech will debut its products at Intersolar North America Booth 7112 from July 9 th to 11th at Moscone Center in San Francisco.
Roof Tech Among First U.S. Companies to Pass ASTM 2140 Test for Mounting SystemsRoof Tech utilizes a unique flashing method that adheres PV module brackets to roofing using butyl rubber tape. In June 2013, Roof Tech became one of the first and only companies in the U.S. to pass the rigorous ASTM 2140 test of its flashing method. The ASTM 2140 test measures water penetration through solar PV panels installed on metal and composition shingle roofing. All three of Roof Tech's products – Roof Tech [E] Mount®, Roof Tech [E] Rail®, and Roof Tech U set Solar® – were subjected to six hours of continuous static water pressure and passed the test with zero water leakage.
About Roof Tech, Inc.
Roof Tech, located in Novato, California, is the first U.S.-based operation established by Yanegiken, a Japanese company founded in 1968 to research and develop new roofing technologies. Yanegiken has established joint development agreements with some of the world's leading manufacturers of solar power systems, including Mitsubishi, Sanyo, Sharp, Panasonic, and Kyocera. Yanegiken earned its IS09001: 1994 Certification in 2000, and its ISO14001: 2004 Certification in 2006.
SOURCE Roof Tech, Inc.