Event Accelerated Building Technologies Lunch & Learn

June 9, 2010 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

This event has already occurred.

Location

AIA Austin
801 W. 12th Street
78701 Austin , TX
Phone: 512-452-4332

SYNOPSIS
This presentation has been registered as an approved program under the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems (AIA/CES) by Accelerated Building Technologies, LLC and will allow all AIA members in attendance to earn 1 approved AIA/CEU and HSW learning unit. The presentation will address alternative Structural Building Envelope Assemblies (SBEA) and their performance in comparison to conventional exterior wall assembly construction methods.

Objectives:
    •    Clarify the economical, social and ecological sustainability of a higher performing SBEA.
    •    Review the performance of exterior industry standard wall assemblies.
    •    Identify alternative SBEA.
    •    Understand the four factors affecting exterior wall assemblies and their impact on a building’s energy
         efficiency.
    •    Explore the potential construction efficiency through curtain wall by-pass and in-fill assemblies with
         the STEP system.
    •    Introduce the sustainable qualities of a STEP system.

 

Lunch provided by Ed Flume Building Specialties

This meeting is almost at capacity.  Please call the AIA Austin office if you wish to attend: 452.4332.