Energy Efficiency, Accessibility, FTW, Sintered Stone and more...


Event infos

DateThursday,
October 11th 2018

Registration7:45 am
Program end3:30 pm
Credits earned​6 AIA HSW
6 USGBC/GBCI
Valid for State License​

Day program*

7:45 am

Registration & Breakfast

8:00 am

Acetylated Wood: Durable, Stable, Sustainable Wood for Windows, Doors & Siding

8:00 am - 9:00 am

Discusses the process of wood acetylation, the resulting changes to wood, applications for this product, its green credentials and a number of case studies involving acetylated wood

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# K382 | USGBC# 0920007705
  • Presented by: Accsys Group
  • Presenter: Tim Svarczkopf
  • Biography:
9:00 am

Fire-Retardant Treated Wood and the International Building Code

9:00 am - 10:00 am

This in-depth presentation on fire-retardant treated wood (FRTW) focuses on its characteristics, properties, and performance in a fire as well as its preparation, treatment, inspection, and labeling. Fire tests, standards, Forest Stewardship Council (FSC) certification in LEED projects and building code requirements related to FRTW will be covered. Details and examples will be provided on where FRTW is used and what impact it's use has on construction and insurance costs.In addition, International Building Code sections referencing fire-retardant treated wood will be discussed. Technical literature will be provided to all attendees.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# J583 | USGBC# 0920007678
  • Presented by: Hoover Treated Wood Products
  • Presenter: Jim Gogolski
  • Biography: Hoover Treated Wood Products, Inc, in business since 1955, supplies a comprehensive portfolio of pressure-impregnated kiln-dried lumber and plywood products for fire retardant and preservative applications. Hoover has five company-owned treating facilities, conveniently located to service a 100 plus member stocking distributor network which thoroughly covers the USA and Canada. The rigorous quality control procedures employed by Hoover are constantly reviewed and inspected by Underwriters Laboratories and Timber Products Inspection’s follow-up services, Hoover Treated Wood Products, Inc, in business since 1955, supplies a comprehensive portfolio of pressure-impregnated kiln-dried lumber and plywood products for fire retardant and preservative applications. Hoover has five company-owned treating facilities, conveniently located to service a 100 plus member stocking distributor network which thoroughly covers the USA and Canada. The rigorous quality control procedures employed by Hoover are constantly reviewed and inspected by Underwriters Laboratories and Timber Products Inspection’s follow-up services.
10:00 am

Break

10:15 am

The Energy Efficiency Challenge: Understanding New Codes and Standards

10:15 am - 11:15 am

This course will take a closer look at residential energy use and how building codes and standards are driving improved energy performance in homes. We will analyze new design and construction methods, materials, and systems that can be used to help reduce the energy requirements of homes and make them more efficient.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# HEW 603 | USGBC# 0920011924
  • Presented by: Huber Eng. Woods
  • Presenter: Andrew Collins
  • Biography:
11:15 am

Design Basics for Sintered Compact Surfaces

11:15 am - 12:15 pm

Design Basics for Sintered Compact Surfaces

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# AIACE4012016 | USGBC# 0920015352
  • Presented by: The Size Surfaces USA
  • Presenter: Stacey White
  • Biography:
12:15 pm

Lunch

1:15 pm

Accessible Windows and Doors

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Accessibility requirements and their impact to windows and doors can be confusing to understand. This course will examine how designers, builders, and manufacturers can comply with federal accessibility requirements for windows and doors. We will also review the impact accessibility requirements have on performance and operating hardware.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# EFCOADA | USGBC#
  • Presented by: EFCO Corporation
  • Presenter: Joseph Holmes
  • Biography: Joseph Holmes graduated from Wayland Baptist University, is a LEED Green Associate, and has been part of the fenestration industry for the past 11 years. He has held several positions within EFCO throughout those years, ranging from Product Technical Support Technician, supporting EFCO’s architectural and glazing contractors to project manager in EFCO’s Direct Projects Group. In his current role as product manager, Joseph is responsible for EFCO’s window portfolio, ensuring EFCO’s products are meeting today’s market needs.
2:15 pm

Break

2:30 pm

Advance Concrete Grind, Hone & Polish

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

This course educate the design professional on how to achieve a concrete surface that is long lasting, truly mechanically achieved, and properly chemically protected. What process results in a Grind Hone and Polish Concrete floor? Is polished concrete opening up a surface to apply a sealer? How can I specify concrete that results in the floor my client expects? Answers to all these questions and more.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# TBC | USGBC# 0920014232
  • Presented by: New Green Umbrella
  • Presenter: Thomas Hollis
  • Biography:
3:30 pm

End of Program

*This Agenda is final but is subject to updates, additions and changes.

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