Participants are invited to stop by the S-5 booth! (# 1947) to see firsthand her PVKONCEAL ™ module skirt. Combined with the PVKIT® solar solution, the module skirt conceals the lower edge of the solar PV array, protecting all mechanical and electrical components below, while creating an attractive and clean finished look.
(Colorado Springs, Colorado, – January 10, 2022) Supplier of solar mounting technology for metal roofs, S-5! presents its new solar solution for metal roofs this week at Intersolar North America in Long Beach, California. Plus, one of S-5’s solar experts! will participate as a guest speaker on the innovation and application stage in the exhibition hall.
Participants are invited to stop by the S-5 booth! (# 1947) to see firsthand her PVKONCEAL ™ module skirt. Combined with the PVKIT® solar solution, the module skirt conceals the lower edge of the solar PV array, protecting all mechanical and electrical components below, while creating an attractive and clean finished look. PVKONCEAL also helps to minimize the intrusion of small animals, debris and unwanted objects under the solar panel. The S-5! Team, including Solar Business Director Mark Gies, will be on hand to explain the features and benefits of this new offering.
On Thursday, January 13 at 3.10 p.m., Gies will present Railless Solar Power on Metal Roofs: Cable Management and Best Practices, with practical and easy-to-understand information for solar project developers, EPCs and solar installers.
This session covers metal roof photovoltaic installations with a brief overview of metal roof types and their advantages for solar photovoltaic energy, as well as cable management challenges, techniques, best practices and ‘how-tos’. »For installing trackless solar systems on metal. rooftops. In addition, installation methods of various photovoltaic accessories, from microinverters to household circuits, will be discussed. More detailed information is available on the Intersolar mobile app.
A course instructor, Gies has 30 years of industry experience with a focus on solar power, ranging from product development, operations, installation, compliance, codes and standards to sales and to business development. He is Vice Chairman of the Solar Energy Industry Association (SEIA) Mounting System Manufacturers Committee, Structural Engineers Association of California (SEAOC) PV Committee Member, and Founding Member of UL 2703 Standard Technical Committee. Gies is a regular presenter of S-5 !, including the company’s AIA and NABCEP certified webinar series and has presented at several solar events both individually and as a panel member.
Since 1992, S-5! has been the leading authority on metal roof fixing solutions. The S-5 Zero Penetration Pliers! secure auxiliary elements to standing seam metal roofs with exposed fixing, while preserving the integrity and guarantees of the roof. S-5! The solutions are designed for a variety of rooftop applications and are now installed on more than 2 million metal roofs, including 4.2 GW of PV worldwide, providing strength and longevity never seen before. For more information, visit www.S-5.com.