Building Technology Consultants, Inc. (BTC) Senior Engineering Technician, Charles Sietmann, RRO, CDT, CIT; recently earned his Registered Roof Observer (RRO) credential from RCI, Inc. Mr. Sietmann qualified for this designation by meeting the requirements of a two-part program based on an application process and the successful completion of a challenging examination. As a result of his designation, Mr. Sietmann joins an elite group of only approximately 1,000 Registered Roof Observers in the United States and Canada.
The RRO registration is administered by RCI from its international headquarters in Raleigh, NC and is recognized throughout North America as a key element preferred by building owners, public and private, when retaining the services of a roof quality assurance observer. As an RRO, Mr. Sietmann possess familiarity with the basic methodology of a Quality Assurance Observer as well as knowledge of ethics, roof systems, field testing, reporting, safe work practices, communication, and codes and standards.
Mr. Sietmann joins other BTC employees with extensive experience in the evaluation, testing, and repair of roofing systems. Because RCI's Registered Roof Observers adhere to a strict code of ethics that offers unprejudiced professional services without affiliation with any product or manufacturer, BTC's clients can be assured of unbiased, professional roofing consulting and field observation services.
RCI was founded in 1983 as a 501(c) nonprofit organization and its professional members offer unbiased design, repair planning, quality assurance, legal testimony and general roofing, waterproofing, and building envelope services.
Congratulations to BTC's Charles Sietmann, RRO, CDT, CIT