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RCI 22 Internal Gutters: Avoiding Problems January 1992
RCI 23 Gutter Outlets February 1992
Blowing in a Change: Part1 March 1992 
- Blowing in a Change: Part 2 April 1992
RCI 24 Rainwater Systems: Downpipes May 1992
European Issues Raised in Madrid July / August 1992
Technical Issues Raised in Madrid September 1992
RCI 26  Uneven Pedestrian Tiles on Warm Asphalt Roofs October 1992
RCI 28 Vapour Control: Measures to Improve Effectiveness January 1993
RCI 29 Breather Membranes  Feb / March 1993
Uneven Pedestrian Tiles on Asphalt Roof: Further Briefing April / May 1993
RCI 32 On-Site Testing of Fastener Seals  September 1993
RCI 33 Condensation Risk Analysis October 1993
RCI 37 Secret Fix Metal Roofing: Structural Issues  April / May 1994
RCI 38 Siphonic Roof Drainage June 1994
RCI 40 Flat Roof Leak Detection: Electrical Capacitance Technique  September 1994 
RCI 41 Inverted Roofs: The Need for Adequate Falls and Drainage* October 1994
RCI 42 Wind Damage to Lightweight Roofs: Design Issues Nov / Dec 1994
RCI 47 CDM Regulations and the Roofing Industry Aug / Sept 1995
- Report from the IXth Congress of the IWA Dec 95 / Jan 1996
- Extracts from 'Getting the Roof Right - First Time' Feb / March 1996
RCI 50 Site Exposure and Pitched Roofing May 1996
RCI 52 The Use of Sealants in Profiled Metal Cladding July / August 1996
- International Research Initiative into Membrane Roofing September 1996
RCI 54 Hexagonal Head Screw References ** Nov / Dec 1996
RCI 55 Wind Loading Codes: the end of CP3 is nigh! Jan / Feb 1997
RCI 57 Wind Loading Codes: Software and Timetable April 1997
RCI 58 Pitched valley gutters on tile and slate roofs - Valley boards May 1997
RCI 59 Secret-fix metal roofing: fixed point connections June 1997
RCI 60 Sustainable Roofing: An Introduction  July / August 1997
RCI 62 Sustainable Roofing 2: Conservation of Energy October 1997
RCI 63 Sustainable Roofing 3: Keep the Insulation Dry  Nov / Dec 1997
RCI 64 The Selsey Tornado Jan / Feb 1998
RCI 65 Short Term Roof Inspections: Safe Working Practice  March 1998
RCI 66 Design Audits for Roofs: A Check List April 1998
RCI 67 Sustainable Roofing 4: Provide Positive Drainage May98
RCI 68 Sustainable Roofing 5: Control Access onto Completed Roofs June / July 1998
RCI 71 Fatigue Failure of Aluminium Holding Down Clips October 1998
- Wind and Rain Check May 1999
RCI 77 Membrane Roofs Attachment Strength: Wind Uplift Tests June 1999
RCI 78 Sustainable Roofing 6: Provide a Durable Deck July / August 1999
RCI 79 Sustainable Roofing 7: Adopt Preventative Maintenance September 1999
RCI 80 Passive Stack Ventilation October 1999
RCI 81 Insulated Baths Add Comfort Nov / Dec 1999
RCI 82 Bitumen Felt Shingles January 2000
RCI 85 Safe Roof Anchor Points April 2000
RCI 86 Vandalism to Roofs May 2000
RCI 87 Sustainable Roofing 8: High Maintenance Items are Accessible June 2000
RCI 88 Sustainable Roofing 9: Green Roofs July / August 2000
RCI 89 Sustainable Roofing 10: Sort Waste Materials September 2000
RCI 90 Sustainable Roofing 11: Recycling October 2000
RCI 91 Sustainable Roofing 12: The Tenets Nov / Dec 2000
RCI 92 Research Papers presented at the IWA Millennium Congress January2001 
RCI 93 Climate Change and Roofing: Current Predictions February 2001
RCI 94 Climate Change and Roofing: Rainfall Intensity March 2001
RCI 95 Climate Change and Roofing: Wind April 2001
RCI 97 Lightning Protection June 2001
RCI 98 Siphonic Drainage: Design Issues July / August 2001
RCI 99 Asbestos: A Dormant Danger September 2001
RCI 100 Climate Change and Roofing: Driving Rain October 2001
RCI 101 Climate Change and Roofing: Site Practice November 2001
RCI 102 Building Regulations Part L: Conservation of Fuel and Power January 2002
RCI 103 Building Regulations Part L: Robust Details for Dwellings February 2002
RCI 104 Building Regulations Part L: Thermal Bridging Calculations March 2002
RCI 105 Building Regulations Part L: Guidance for Metal Cladding April 2002
RCI 106 Building Regulations Part L: Limiting Air Leakage May 2002
RCI 107 Building Regulations Part L: Infra Red Thermography June 2002
RCI 108 Wind Loading: Amendment no.1 to the Wind Loading Code July 2002
RCI 109 Wind Loading: Design Pressures above Roof Edges August 2002
RCI 110 Wind Loading: Roof Overhangs and Canopies September 2002
RCI 111 Weather Data: Heat Loss Calculations October 2002
RCI 112 Research into Bituminous Coatings November 2002
RCI 113 Research into Liquid Coatings December 2002
RCI 114 Dynamic Load Testing of Insulation Boards January 2003
RCI 115 Condensation: the new Version of BS 5250 February 2003
RCI 116 Condensation: Ventilation Requirements of BS 5250 March 2003
RCI 117 The Lambda 90:90 Issue April 2003


* written jointly with Keith Rollinson
** written jointly with Stephen Hudson


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