QUALITY CHECKS

Research and Testing

Our products have been rigorously tested to make sure that they meet the highest standards of quality. We seek to meet or exceed the industry standards by focusing on our 520 quality control checks to ensure a consistent, reliable product. The chart below summarizes the testing and approvals that are available on each product. In some cases, products are licensed, and testing will be available in licensor’s name.

TESTING DESCRIPTION
TAS 100-95 Wind Driven Rain Test
TAS 125-03 Uplift Resistance Test, 29 gauge
UL580 Uplift Resistance Test, 29 gauge
ASTM-E455 Diaphragm Shear Standard Test, 26 gauge
ASTM-E455 Diaphragm Shear Standard Test, 29 gauge
APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
RC-325 Texas Windstorm Approval, 29 gauge over wood purlins
RC-326 Texas Windstorm Approval, 29 gauge over decking
FL14026.2 Florida Approval, Roof Panel over 15/32" Plywood (HVHZ, Miami-Dade approved)
FL14026.3 Florida Approval, Roof Panel over 15/32" Plywood (NON-HVHZ)
FL14026.4 Florida Approval, Panel over 2X4's. (NON-HVHZ)
TESTING DESCRIPTION
AISI S907 Diaphragm Shear Cantilever Test, 26 gauge
ASTM-E455 Diaphragm Shear Standard Test, 26 gauge
ASTM-E1592 Structural Test for Roof Systems, 26 gauge
ASTM-E1646 Water Leakage Test of exterior metal roof panel, 26 gauge
FM4471 Foot Traffic Resistance Test

APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
FL14024.1 Florida Approval, Wall Panel over Open Framing (NON-HVHZ)
FL14016.3 Florida Approval, Roof Panel over Open Framing (NON-HVHZ)
RC-424 Texas Windstorm Approval, 26 gauge over steel purlins
TESTING DESCRIPTION
UL580 Uplift Resistance Test, 26 gauge
TAS 125-03 Uplift Resistance Test, 26 gauge
UL2218 Impact Resistance Test, 26 gauge

APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance (Metal Forming Test)
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
FL14026.1 Florida Approval, Roof Panel over Solid Decking (NON-HVHZ)
RC-423 Texas Windstorm Approval, 26 gauge over 1/2” thick plywood
APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
RC-445 Texas Windstorm Approval, 26 gauge over steel purlins
APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
RC-150 Texas Windstorm Approval, 29 gauge over 19/32" thick plywood
TESTING DESCRIPTION
ASTM-E1592.1 Structural Test for Roof Systems, 24 gauge
ASTM-E1680 Air Leakage Test through exterior metal roof panel
ASTM-E1646 Water Leakage Test of exterior metal roof panel
FM4471 Foot Traffic Resistance Test (MBCI Licensed Test)

APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
FL14016.1 Florida Approval, 24 gauge roof panel over open framing (NON-HVHZ)
RC-448 Texas Windstorm Approval, 24 gauge, with wind clamps, over steel purlins
RC-449 Texas Windstorm Approval, 24 gauge over steel purlins
TESTING DESCRIPTION
ASTM-E1680 Air Leakage Test through exterior metal roof panel (MBCI Licensed Test)
ASTM-E1646 Water Leakage Test of exterior metal roof panel (MBCI Licensed Test)

APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
FL14016.2 Florida Approval, 24 gauge roof panel over open framing (NON-HVHZ)
TESTING DESCRIPTION
FM4471 Foot Traffic Resistance Test (BRS Licensed Test)
ASTM-E1680 Air Leakage Test through exterior metal roof panel
ASTM-E1646 Water Leakage Test of exterior metal roof panel
ASTM-E1592 Structural Test for Roof Systems, 24 gauge
ASTM-E2140 Water penetration by static water pressure head

APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
RC-446 Texas Windstorm Approval, 24 gauge quad lock, over steel purlins
RC-447 Texas Windstorm Approval, 24 gauge triple lock, over steel purlins
TESTING DESCRIPTION
ASTM-E1680 Air Leakage Test through exterior metal roof panel
ASTM-E1646 Water Leakage Test of exterior metal roof panel
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance

APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
FL17566.1 Florida Approval, Roof Panel over 15/32" Plywood (NON-HVHZ)
RC-444 Texas Windstorm Approval, 24 gauge over plywood decking