Building Envelope: Solutions to Design Sustainable Buildings


Event infos

DateTuesday,
September 12th 2017

Registration7:45 am
Program end5:30 pm
Credits earned8 AIA HSW
8 USGBC/GBCI
Valid for State License

Day program*

7:45 am

Registration & Breakfast

8:00 am

Code Compliant Exterior Systems for Wood Framed Building Envelopes

8:00 am - 9:00 am

This course investigates the most recent code changes emphasizing building envelope performance. We will explore next generation integrated solutions that simultaneously provide protection against moisture penetration, air leakage, and thermal bridging. Installation benefits and on-site quality control issues related to multi-solution integrated systems will also be evaluated.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# HEW 505 | USGBC# 0920011922
  • Presented by: Huber Eng. Woods
  • Presenter: Evan Serra
  • Email: evan.serra@huber.com
  • Phone: 614 284 9633
  • Biography:
9:00 am

Fire Rated Hollow Metal Doors

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Participant will develop a better understanding of fire rated hollow metal doors. Seminar includes discussions about solutions and applications. Learning objectives: Describe the characteristics of the product. Determine the different options available. Expose the benefits and the limitations of each option. Select the right product for the right application.

  • Credit type: HSW
  • AIA# HMD002 | USGBC# 0920007660
  • Presented by: De La Fontaine
  • Presenter: Guillaume Gauthier
  • Email: ggauthier@delafontaine.com
  • Phone: +1 819 821-9230 x251
  • Biography: Product manager and steel door and frame expert at DE LA FONTAINE INDUSTRIES.
10:00 am

Break

10:15 am

Fire-Retardant Treated Wood and the International Building Code

10:15 am - 11:15 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
  • Email: jgogolski@frtw.com
  • Phone: 706-990-8963
  • 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.
11:15 am
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12:15 pm

Lunch

1:15 pm
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2:15 pm
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3:15 pm

Break

3:30 pm
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4:30 pm
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5:30 pm

End of Program

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

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