Historic Restoration: Preserving a Montana Landmark with Copper Roofing
Copper Development Association Inc. (CDA) is a U.S-based, not-for-profit association of the global copper industry, influencing the use of copper and copper alloys through research, development and education, as well as technical and end-user support. CDA is committed to promoting the proper use of copper materials in sustainable, efficient applications for business, industry and the home. Copper Development Association Inc. promotes the goals of our members while serving the needs of the users, purchasers, designers and specifiers of copper and copper alloy products.
In this one-hour video case study, we will explore how copper roofing benefited a century old courthouse in Montana. Through a series of interviews with the project team and a building tour, we learn how buidlings from the pas shape our future, historic preservation challenges, and how teamwork and craftsmanship combine to preserve a significant building.
- Discuss how historic preservation projects can promote a healthy community and celebrate our historical legacy
- Review the sustainable benefits of using recycled copper for roofing applications
- Define craftsmanship and how it applies to roofing restoration projects
- Describe the longevity and life cyle of copper roofing compared to other building materials