All Blog Posts about ‘Roofing Granules’

Reflective Roofing Granules: Creating Energy Efficient Options in the Asphalt Shingle Industry

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Process and Sales Engineer
Thermal Processing Expert

Reflective Roofing Granules

When purchasing a roofing system, many consumers are choosing innovative roofing options to conserve energy usage in their home, generate long-term financial benefits, or conform to newly instituted building codes. As a result, reflective asphalt shingles are gaining popularity as an alternative roofing solution. Reflective Continue reading →

 

Six Reasons Why Rotary Drums are the Roofing Granule Industry’s Equipment of Choice

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Six Reasons Why the Roofing Granule Industry Chooses Rotary Drums

The roofing granule industry is projected to grow in tandem with demand for asphalt shingles in the coming years as consumers face an increase in extreme weather events, more stringent regulations, and aging homes.  As a result of the aggressive nature of the materials being Continue reading →

 

A Look at How the US Residential Roofing Industry is Driving Demand for Roofing Granules

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Roofing Granules

The US roofing market continues to see healthy growth, with a number of agencies anticipating this trend to continue in the coming years. Demand for asphalt shingles, the dominating market segment, is expected to reach a value of 9.5 billion USD by 2025. This trend Continue reading →

 

Resource of the Week: Roofing Production Project Profile

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Resource of the Week: Roofing Granule Production Line Project Profile

This week’s highlighted resource is a project profile on a roofing production line. While roofing granules may seem simple enough, there is actually a lot of engineering behind them; the process of producing roofing granules involves a number of pieces of process equipment. As an Continue reading →

 

Improved Roofing Granule Production through Engineered Equipment

This article was authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Roofing Granule Processing

Asphalt shingles are the leading choice for residential roofing in the United States. They are affordable, durable, low maintenance, versatile, and have proven effective in the roofing industry for almost 100 years. The Asphalt Roofing Manufacturers Association estimates that 4 out of 5 homes are Continue reading →

 


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