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Lunch & Learn

September 12 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Navigating the Challenges for a Better Preforming
(and code compliant) Wall Assembly
 
Presented by Engineered Systems

This course will provide up to date information relative code compliant wall assembly. Participants in this course will earn 1 hour of AIA/CEU HSW.

 
Learning Objectives:
  1. Understand how continuous insulation requirements have evolved in the IBC/IECC as next generation versions of the codes have been introduced.
    1. Ashrae, ASTM C 518
    2. R value and U values
  2. Understand the importance of materials testing and how they affect continuous insulation materials selection, code compliance and performance.
    1. Fire Testing – ASTM E 84, NFPA 285, UL 263
    2. Air Management – ASTM E 2178, ASTM E 2357
    3. Water Management – ASTM E 96, ASTM C 209, and C272
  3. Understand how the materials tests affect functionality and design of a wall assembly.
  4. Understanding the performance dynamics of different types of wall assemblies that incorporate continuous insulation
    1. A discussion of Hybrid wall assemblies with different types of insulation.

Details

Date:
September 12
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
https://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/eventReg?oeidk=a07efnbph5y197e0007&oseq=&c=&ch=

Organizer

Jillian R. Tipton
Phone:
330-699-9788
Email:
jtipton@AIAAkron.org

Venue

AIA Akron Office
2841 Riviera Drive
Fairlawn, OH 44333 United States
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Phone:
330-699-9788