NCI

Bob Zabcik

Director of Research and Development

Bob Zabcik is NCI’s Director of Research and Development. He is a LEED Accredited Professional and a Registered Professional Engineer with more than 20 years of experience. He serves on several professional committees such as the MBMA Energy Committee and Sustainability Committee as well as several task groups of those committees.  He is also on the Board of the Cool Metal Roofing Coalition and serves as the Director of their technical committee.

Posted on September 15, 2014 by Bob Zabcik
The Western U.S. has had to cope with more damaging, large-scale wildfires in recent years. The number of wildfires larger than 1,000 acres in the region stretching from Nebraska to California increased by a rate of seven fires a year from 1984 to 2011, according to a study published in Geophysical...
Posted on April 25, 2014 by Bob Zabcik
Here are excerpts from an insightful (and humorous) post on radiant barriers penned by Bob Zabcik, Director of Research and Development for NCI Group Inc., on the MBCI blog.  I’ve always been a huge fan of the space program (Shocked to hear that, are you?) and I remember as a kid watching the...
Posted on January 12, 2014 by Bob Zabcik
During my nearly 25-year career as an engineer, I've witnessed some 75 code and standard revision cycles representing thousands of pages of text requiring review and interpretation.  The biggest threat to human life in a building isn’t the potential of natural disasters, but the threat of...