Our underlying principles were born in Cole Roofing, a 4th generation commercial roofing company. Combining a first generation solar company with a century old roofing company, results in quality installations using innovative technologies. Gordian is committed to maintaining the legacy of building high quality projects. Visit Cole Roofing to learn more about where we came from.
For a century Cole Roofing has built a reputation for quality workmanship, as well as, the delivery of client focused projects on time, safely constructed and on budget. In addition to providing good value and shelter for your facility, a commercial roofing project can provide you with more than just an umbrella for your building. The completed project should work for your organization. In addition to a variety of traditional roofing technologies, Cole offers options that include solar PV, vegetated roof systems, roof-decks, water management systems, solar thermal, and daylighting. These roofing enhancements will be seamlessly integrated into your project.
Removing and Replacing Solar Panels on a Commercial Roof
Installing solar panels on a commercial roof is a great way to generate clean energy and reduce bills. However, over time, solar panels may need to be removed and replaced due to a variety of reasons. These often include needing a new roof or performing a major repair. The first step in the process is to assess the condition of the current panels. This includes evaluating the age and condition of the current panels, as well as the structures on ...Read More
Spring Cleaning for Solar PV
As the days begin to warm with spring around the corner, many will start spring cleaning. If you own a PV solar array, what steps can you take to perform a “spring cleaning”? One step is to clean off your modules. By cleaning the dirt and debris off of solar panels, you can increase the total yield of the system. In addition, having your O&M provider perform annual site maintenance checks will help maximize your system’s output as we move ...Read More
James Webb Space Telescope: Solar in outer space!
The James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) is one of NASA’s latest telescopes that hopes to better understand the universe. But how does the JWST stay on? The JSWT utilizes solar panels to power its internal systems. Satellites were one of the first uses for Solar Panels, and the Vanguard 1 satellite was one of the first to be powered by solar energy. The JWST consists of (5) solar panels that make up a 2kW system, but its still enough to ...Read More
How does commercial rooftop solar save a business money?
A solar array can turn your facility into a profit contributor! Reduced Electricity Bills: Once a commercial rooftop solar system is installed, it generates electricity from the sun at no cost. This means businesses can use the energy generated by their solar panels to power their operations, reducing the amount of electricity they need to purchase from the grid. This can result in significant cost savings on their electricity bills, particularly for businesses that use a lot of energy during ...Read More
Gas Bills Are Going Wild
As The Wall Street Journal stated, “Homeowners and Businesses have seen their gas bills go wild,”….” and the turbulence isn’t going to end anytime soon.” Shouldn’t you be looking at solar and other renewable sources for your commercial facilities? There are many reasons why a building owner or facility manager should consider commercial solar for their rooftops, parking areas, and available ground areas. Incentives, environmental impact, and positive brand are just a few. Over Gordian’s nearly 15 years in the ...Read More