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The Centre for Urban Greenery and Ecology publishes the award winning periodical CITYGREEN, CUGE Standards and a range of books. The CUGE Standards is a series of specifications that aims to provide guidelines for application in the landscape and horticulture industry. The books cover topics ranging from plants for water bodies, guide to healthy plants to vertical greening, some of which are jointly published with collaborating research institutions. 

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Guidelines on Design Loads for Rooftop Greenery
CS E01: 2010

Paperback: 24pp
Dimensions: 25 x 17.5 x 0.3 cm
Saddle stitch

ISBN: 978-981-08-5231-3
Published: 2010


Guidelines on Design Loads for Rooftop Greenery outlines basic loading considerations and issues when designing rooftop greenery - suggesting design loads of vegetation, substrate, recommended soil depths and the appropriate placement of rooftop landscape components in relation to common rooftop conditions.