Managing Condensation, Water Intrusion, and Energy in the Real World (AIA 1 CEU)

  • May 15, 2013 · 5:00 PM
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Business Portion of Meeting starting at 5pm

Educational Portion of Meeting starting at 6pm

For the Educational portion of the meeting Gary Hayes from Prosoco will provide an AIA accredited presentation.

Window-opening air and water leakage has been a dif-
ficult problem for the construction industry. This course
evaluates building failures, conventional construction
approaches, and new developments in waterproofing
techniques to show a path forward for designers seek-
ing higher-performing wall assemblies.
1. Explain why job-site conditions should be used as
systems engineering requirements in construction
product development.
2. Compare and contrast the similarities and differ-
ences between silicone, urethane, and STPE seal-
3. Describe the multi-step weatherproofing process
of conventional window installation and how such
installations fare in real-world testing conditions.
4. Explain new window weatherproofing techniques
using liquid flashing membranes.
5. Instruct others on construction defect remedia-
tion using STPE technology through case-study


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  • Christopher B. C.

    Great topic selection. Presenter successfully educated me.

    May 16, 2013

  • Mark W.

    Looking forward. Build Smart Chicago.

    May 15, 2013

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