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November Chapter Meeting - Curtainwall Design, Documentation & Construction

  • Adler Windows 350 7th Ave #1103 New York, NY 10001 USA (map)

When: Wednesday, November 14th, 5:30-7:30pm

Agenda:

5:30-6:15pm – Cocktails & Networking

6:15-6:30pm – Chapter Announcements

6:30-7:30pm – Program & Panel Discussion

Cost:

CSI Members: Free. All events this year are included with your CSI membership!

Non-members: $25.00

Program Title:

Curtainwall Design, Documentation, and Construction 

Program Description:

Proper curtain wall design, engineering, fabrication and installation is critical in the overall performance of a building.  This presentation and follow-up panel discussion will provide valuable insight into the collaborative efforts required for successful curtainwall design & execution.

Learning Objectives:

1.  Identify the Relative Codes & Standards that apply to the design and installation of curtainwall cladding

2. Compare the Various Types of curtainwall systems

3. Summarize the various Performance Criteria utilized in the design of curtainwall cladding

4. Explain the Roles & Responsibilities of the following teams in the design, engineering, fabrication, installation, and testing of custom curtain wall projects:

The Owner Team

-the inspection agency

The Design Team

-the Architect / Specifier

-the Engineering Consultants

-the Envelope Consultant

The Contractor Team

-the fabricator/installer

The Supplier Team

-the glazing manufacturer

5. Explore the benefits of the Design-Assist procurement process in the design, engineering, and construction of custom curtainwall cladding projects.