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CONSTRUCT Canada: Glass Wall Systems

November 30, 2016 - December 2, 2016

[vc_row type=”in_container” full_screen_row_position=”middle” scene_position=”center” text_color=”dark” text_align=”left” overlay_strength=”0.3″][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”3/4″ tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default”][vc_column_text]Peter Adams, Principal and Senior Building Envelope Engineer, and Steve Murray, Principal and Director, will be jointly presenting Glass Wall Systems: Meeting Today’s Challenges and Maximizing Performance¬†at this year’s CONSTRUCT Canada annual conference. Their session will be held on Thursday, December 1, from 10:30am to 12pm.

Session Description:

There has been a tremendous surge in construction using exterior glass walls brought on by many factors, including aesthetics, cost, and user demands. This shift to more light weight style of construction has brought on many challenges related to moisture, energy performance, and other factors. This session will present many of the common difficulties associated with the use of glass envelopes and the means to address them. Topics will include common causes of water penetrations, limitations on building HVAC systems, and new technologies that can maximize the thermal performance of these systems, among others. Case studies taken from projects across North America will be used to illustrate many of the problems and solutions throughout the session.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ background_hover_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/4″ tablet_text_alignment=”default” phone_text_alignment=”default”][vc_row_inner bottom_padding=”30″ text_align=”left”][vc_column_inner column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″][image_with_animation image_url=”18808″ alignment=”” animation=”Fade In” box_shadow=”none” max_width=”100%”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][vc_row_inner text_align=”left”][vc_column_inner column_padding=”no-extra-padding” column_padding_position=”all” background_color_opacity=”1″ width=”1/1″][image_with_animation image_url=”18877″ alignment=”” animation=”Fade In” box_shadow=”none” max_width=”100%”][/vc_column_inner][/vc_row_inner][/vc_column][/vc_row]


November 30, 2016
December 2, 2016
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Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building
222 Bremner Boulevard
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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