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RE: Soccer Field on a Roof

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Davis -

The field will be 60' x 80'. I have no idea what regulation size is.

It's a remodel of an existing building including a new roof structure.

T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E. (CA #2607)
Consulting Structural Engineers
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San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675
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-----Original Message-----
From: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at) [mailto:seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)] On 
Behalf Of Davis Parsons Sent: Friday, August 22, 2014 2:23 PM
To: seaint-seaosc(--nospam--at)
Subject: Re: [SEAINT-SEAOSC] Soccer Field on a Roof


Is this going to be a real full-size soccer field or just a practice field. 
 Is this an existing building or a new one?  If it is a new building,  the 
waterproofing membrane should be above the concrete wearing surface below 
the field tiles.

If the field is crowned you could slope the upper surface to the side to 
allow water to drain off.  Geofoam must be encapsulated with concrete to 
keep it from being exposed to the weather so there would have to be 4 concrete 
 walls also.

*Davis G. Parsons II PE RA *
/Texas Engineer 42397//
Texas Architect  9462/
Fort Worth, Texas

On 8/22/2014 3:59 PM, T. William (Bill) Allen, S.E. wrote:
> Sounds good. How do I get water from the soccer field to the roof deck?

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