Archive for Building Enclosure

How to Obtain Building Enclosures that Perform

Registration will be held from 7:00 – 8:00am with an intro and breakfast
Presentation will be held from 8:00am – 12:00pm followed by a buffet lunch

Download the flyer here.

$80/person for Non-BEC members
$70/person for BEC members
Add $10/person if paying at the door
Save $10/person if registering more than 5 people

4-Hour Event = 3 AIA/CEU/HSW Credits

The presentation will consist of:

  • Integration of the project specifications and details for building enclosure performance.
  • Why is the recognition and coordination of the building enclosures critical to building performance.
  • Risk management for building enclosures.
  • A 1.5 Workshop on Building Enclosure specifics

Attendees are requested to submit details in “PDF” format to by November 3, 2016 for discussion in the workshop. Submittals can be details that firms are developing and/or details that resulted in field installation and performance issues.

Thanks to our Event Sponsor!

Dupont Tyvek Weatherization Systems/Hallmark Building Supplies


Thanks to our Corporate Sponsors!

Carlisle Coatings & W/P, GCP, Goedecke, IWR, Luna & Associates, Paric, Tremco, Universe Corporation

Presentation By: Bill Nash

billnashphotoWilliam R. Nash, P.E., is a Senior Project Manager with WDP & Associates Consulting Engineers. He is responsible for professional engineering services for building enclosure investigations for structures including hospitals, laboratories, educational facilities, libraries, offices and multi-story residential. He is also involved in historic building investigations, repair, construction observation, building enclosure condition assessments, constructability, building enclosure coordination programs BECP), Commissioning- BECx, field performance testing of building envelopes. He has served on the committees that produced NIBS Exterior Enclosure Commissioning Guidelines 03-2006 and 03-2012, and on the committee that produced ASTM E 2813 Standard for Enclosure Commissioning. Mr. Nash is active on committees in ASHRAE, Air Barrier Association of America- Terminations & Flashings chair and Technical , American Concrete Institute – committees on Education and Tolerances , American National Standards Institute— member of the A 10 committee on Standards for Construction and Demolition, American Society of Civil Engineers- Co Editor Practice Periodical on Structural Engineering and Construction, co chair of Site Construction Safety , American Society of Safety Engineers, The Masonry- Society Construction- Construction Practices , Post Tensioning Institute, Spray Polyurethane Foam Alliance- Consultant and Safety committees and an active member of ASTM standard committees on: Dimension Stone; Building seals and Sealants, Roofing &waterproofing, Fire Standards, Performance of Buildings, Forensic Engineering and Sustainability.

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