CSC Vancouver Chapter – Importance of Air and Vapour Barriers in Specific Interior Conditions

Sandman Hotel 180 West Georgia St, Vancouver

Construction Specifications Canada, Vancouver Chapter - Importance of Air and Vapour Barriers in Specific Interior Conditions: Observations from the Field The presentation will discuss the realization of an air/vapour barrier in every day life as well as review the importance of their use in varying types of systems over complex interior environments. The importance will…  Read more

IKO Industries – Half-Day Workshop: Considerations for Success in All Applications

Sandman Hotel 180 West Georgia St, Vancouver

IKO Industries - Half-Day Workshop: Considerations for Success in All Applications Discussion on how to design an SBS roof system from the deck up, products selection and warranties, BC Building Code in regards to Class A Fire Rated membrane requirement, CSA A123.21-14. Hands on demonstration to go over good roofing practices as well as Building…  Read more

CSC Vancouver Chapter – Lightweight Concrete Use in Roof Systems

Sandman Hotel 180 West Georgia St, Vancouver

Construction Specification Canada Vancouver Chapter - Lightweight Concrete Use in Roof Systems A discussion on roof insulation in sustainable building envelope design and the role lightweight insulating concretes systems contribute to that concept. The specific topics of energy efficiency, sustainability and environmental responsibility will be discussed. Also included is a discussion on the changing dynamic…  Read more

CSC Vancouver Chapter – The Roles and Responsibilities for Designers in Providing Building Envelope Solutions to Minimize Risk

Sandman Hotel 180 West Georgia St, Vancouver

Construction Specification Canada Vancouver Chapter - The Roles and Responsibilities for Designers in Providing Building Envelope Solutions to Minimize Risk This presentation will explore the role and responsibilities of the various types of consultants in a restoration project as well as new construction and what each could do to minimize his/her risk and potential liability.…  Read more

CSC Vancouver Chapter – Understanding the Fire Safety Requirements for Exterior Walls

Sandman Hotel 180 West Georgia St, Vancouver

Construction Specifications Canada Vancouver Chapter - Understanding the Fire Safety Requirements for Exterior Walls The building code fire safety requirements for exterior walls are complex and given the recent history of international incidents, the industry has faced varied interpretation of requirements and compliance challenges in a market with an increasing need for energy efficient building…  Read more