IBC 2018 IMPACTS ON CURTAIN WALL DESIGN - Chapter Meeting

When:  Apr 8, 2021 from 5:00 PM to 6:30 PM (PT)
Associated with  Puget Sound

IBC 2018 IMPACTS ON CURTAIN WALL DESIGN

The 2018 IBC revisions impact 
curtain wall design.

The magnitude of those changes
depend on project type and
compliance path selected.

Join us for a discussion to help you
decide if these changes impact your life.

If they do, what are your next steps?

The presentation will include an overview and three project examples to illuminate varying 2018 IBC compliance paths due to project size and complexity:

Curtain Wall: What it IS and what it ISN’T.

Low Rise & Midsize Project Examples: (Lakeview Office & NHL Training Facility)

·Spec Stage: NFRC 100/200 Tested System

·Bidding Stage: NFRC Bid Report Required

·Contract Phase: NFRC Tested /Certified System & Manufacture listed inside the contract. 

·Construction Phase:  NFRC Certificate Required at time of Installation – required within the contract & by code official.

Larger/Tower Project Example: (222 Dexter)

·Concept Massing Stage: Thermal Benchmarks are identified by Thermal Modeler or Envelop Consultant for Permit Compliance and Incentives

·Schematic Design Stage: Prelim-inary Thermal Model is completed

·Budget/DD Stage:

·    NFRC Benchmarks are provided

·    NFRC Thermal Models are required

·    Thermal Model is updated to show if it is in or out of compliance.

·Design Development/Contract GMP Stage:

·    Performance Mock Up Designed

·    Glass Type: SHGC, VLT, U-Value

·    Performance Mock Up is Tested

·Construction Phase: Thermal Model is monitored for material & assembly compliance.

SPEAKER:

Brad Glauser, CSI, NFRC-ACE

Partner, Edify Studios

A fourth-generation general contractor who brings a perspective that stretches from real estate development, through sub-contracting and into manufacturing. 

Over the last fifteen years, Brad has specifically seasoned his experience in the field of building envelope project management and marketplace of engineered glass wall systems. 

Thank you to our Chapter Meeting Sponsor noted in the Spectrum!

 


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