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Aquascape Sues Over Collapse of World’s Largest Sloped Green Roof Near Chicago

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by Tafline Laylin last modified Mar 13, 2013


Parts of the world’s largest sloped green roof collapsed the day before Valentine’s Day in 2011 after record snowfall and two weeks of freezing temperatures finally began to subside. At the time, it was thought that ice had prevented meltwater from escaping, putting too much weight on the roof. Now Aquascape, a garden pond and [...]




 

 

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Parts of the world’s largest sloped green roof collapsed the day before Valentine’s Day in 2011 after record snowfall and two weeks of freezing temperatures finally began to subside. At the time, it was thought that ice had prevented meltwater from escaping, putting too much weight on the roof. Now Aquascape, a garden pond and construction company located in St. Charles, Illinois, has sued nine different companies for a total of $13 million in damages.

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