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 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 Prime only
ASTM-E455 Diaphragm Shear Standard Test, 26 gauge
ASTM-E455 Diaphragm Shear Standard Test, 29 gauge
APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance, Class 4
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance, Class 90
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 min 15/32" thick plywood (HVHZ, Miami-Dade approved)
FL14026.3 Florida Approval, Roof Panel over 15/32" thick plywood (NON-HVHZ)
FL14026.4 Florida Approval, Panel over 19/32" thick plywood or nom 2" x 4" lathing (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 over Open Purlin, 26 gauge
ASTM-E1592 Structural Test for Roof Systems over Solid Decking, 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, Class 4
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance, Class 90
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
FL14016.3 Florida Approval, Roof Panel 26 gauge min. over steel purlins (NON-HVHZ)
FL14024.1 Florida Approval, Wall Panel 26 gauge min. over steel purlins (NON-HVHZ)
FL14026.5 Florida Approval, Roof Panel 26 gauge min. over min 15/32" thick plywood or min 7/16" thick OSB deck (NON-HVHZ)
RC-424 Texas Windstorm Approval, 26 gauge min. over steel purlins
RC-576 Texas Windstorm Approval, 26 gauge min. over plywood deck, OSB deck, or wood purlins
TESTING DESCRIPTION
UL580 Uplift Resistance Test, 26 gauge
UL2218 Impact Resistance Test, 26 gauge

APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance, Class 4
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
FL14026.1 Florida Approval, concealed fastener roof panel 26 gauge min. over min 15/32" thick plywood or min 7/16" thick OSB deck. (NON-HVHZ)
RC-423 Texas Windstorm Approval, 26 gauge min. over 1/2” thick plywood
APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance, Class 4
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance, Class 4
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance, Class 90
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
RC-445 Texas Windstorm Approval, 26 gauge min. over steel purlins
FL30071.1 Florida Approval, Roof panel, 26 gauge min. over steel purlins
APPROVALS DESCRIPTION
UL2218 UL Approval, Impact Resistance, Class 4
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
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, Class 4
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance, Class 90
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
FL14016.1 Florida Approval, 24 gauge roof panel over open supports (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, Class 4
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance, Class 90
UL790 UL Approval, Fire Resistance, Class A
FL14016.2 Florida Approval, 24 gauge roof panel over open supports (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, Class 4
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance, Class 90
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
FL17205.1 Florida Approval, 16" wide, min 24 ga. Standing Seam Panel over open supports
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, Class 4
UL580 UL Approval, Uplift Resistance, Class 90
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