Sustainable Design Solutions: Building Envelope & Interior Finish


Event infos

DateThursday,
September 13th 2018

Registration7:45 am
Program end3:30 pm
Credits earned6 AIA HSW
6 USGBC/GBCI
Valid for State License​

Day program*

7:45 am

Registration & Breakfast

8:00 am

Fire-Retardant Treated Wood and the International Building Code

8:00 am - 9:00 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: Mike Eckhoff
  • Biography:
9:00 am

Making Sense of Sealants

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Participants will learn about the different families of sealants and how to choose the correct product for each application. We will discuss the effect of UV light on sealants and the difference between structural or non structural silicon sealant. And finally, the importance of surface preparation before sealing joints.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# ADFAST-001 | USGBC# 0920010342
  • Presented by: Adfast
  • Presenter: Matt Klinge
  • Biography:
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: Brian Shores
  • 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: Sean Raithel
  • Biography:
12:15 pm

Lunch

1:15 pm

Coating of Aluminum Extrusions

1:15 pm - 2:15 pm

Provides an overview of aluminum extrusion coatings and includes discussions on the aluminum extrusion process; a comparison of powder and liquid coatings; an overview of the chrome and the chrome-free pretreatment processes; and, the performance objectives of AAMA testing standards.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# AG101 | USGBC# 0920007717
  • Presented by: Barrette Outdoor Living Inc.
  • Presenter: Taylor Coley
  • Biography:
2:15 pm

Break

2:30 pm

Overcoming Structural Floor Squeaks in Wood Frame Construction

2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

This course explores the causes and remedies for the nagging problem of squeaking floors. We will evaluate the various components of a typical floor and their contribution to squeaking floors. High performance sheathing and adhesives designed to mitigate the risk of floors squeaks will be compared to traditional framing and sheathing systems. Best practices for eliminating structural floor squeaks in wood frame construction will be outlined.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# HEW101 | USGBC#
  • Presented by: Huber Eng. Woods
  • Presenter: Brian Shores
  • Biography:
3:30 pm

End of Program

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

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