CPD: Lightweight Green Roof Systems Design considerations and innovative solutions
This CPD includes the following topics:
• An overview of the various types of green roof
• Design considerations for effective green roof systems
• Common problems associated with traditional green roof systems
• Innovative solutions to overcome common pitfalls
Green roofs go beyond the meaning of contemporary architecture and give a new value to the role of buildings within urban planning. They are designed not only to bring back the natural element in the urban environment but also to provide solutions for important issues such as stormwater management.
This CPD explains the core issues surrounding the design of green roofs and outlines design considerations which contribute to an effective and successful design.