The Vancouver Chapter will be presenting “Importance of Air and Vapour Barriers in Specific Interior Conditions: Observations from the Field.” The event takes place Thursday, March 12, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre.
Construction Specifications Canada (CSC) has announced the launch of its seventh annual “Tapping the Future” student design challenge. The theme for the competition is hospitality and embracing legacy.
The Ottawa Chapter and the Building Envelope Council Ottawa Region (BECOR) will present on “Renovation and Restoration of Historic Masonry Buildings.” The event takes place at the Algonquin Centre for Construction Excellence on Wednesday, March 11, from 8 to 4:30 p.m.
The Edmonton Chapter will discuss provincial building administrator updates followed by a presentation on the changes to the National Energy Code for Buildings (NECB) on Tuesday, March 10, from 7:30 to 10 a.m. at the Chateau Louis Hotel & Conference Centre.
Clifford Blundell (Goldman Sloan Nash & Harber) will talk about measures to increase a specification writer’s protection against liability as a third party when the prime consultant or architect is sued for negligence and the revisions to the Construction Lien Act.
John Rose, (manager for Siplast Lightweight Insulating Concrete Roof Insulation Systems), will discuss the role of roof insulation in sustainable building envelope design and how lightweight insulating concretes systems contribute to that concept.