Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Luncheon Meeting: Listed Firestop Systems, Engineering Judgments and other Firestop Mysteries… Explained

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Presented by Cory Norman, EIT, Senior Field Engineer, Hilti (Canada) Corporation

Does your specification clearly identify how firestop custom details should be handled?

Were you aware that you can use firestop for water abatement to expedite construction?

Do you understand the scope and limitations of CAN/ULC-S115 when dealing with curtain walls?

Cory Norman will provide a comprehensive overview of firestopping, from theory to practice, by focusing on issues that challenge contractors and specifiers in today’s local market.

Cory has worked with as a field engineer providing technical support to specifiers and contractors throughout British Columbia. He is active in the BC market providing educational seminars, specification development, review, and site support. Cory is a member of CSC, CHES, AIBC, and Bicsi.

Sandman Hotel, 180 West Georgia Street, Vancouver 
Enter Moxie’s Classic Grill escalator entrance. The ballroom is located straight through the restaurant at the back of Moxie’s.

11:30 am - 12:30 pm - Luncheon (full course self-serve buffet style)
12:15 pm - 12:30 pm - Chapter Business
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm - Guest Speaker Presentation

$32.00 plus GST for pre-registered CSC members / Association Executive Directors
$48.00 plus GST for non-members

Sandman Hotel Parking: Enter off Cambie Street, pass the Sandman Hotel Breezeway, underground parking to the left, press buzzer to access parkade and take elevator to restaurant level. Cost is $1.25 per 15 minutes.
Easy Park: Across the street on the corner of Georgia and Cambie Streets. Cost is $1.50 per 30 minutes.

Exit at Stadium-Chinatown Station. Walk 2 minutes.

Online at Karelo by VISA, MasterCard, or Interac Online.

The registration form available at vancouver.csc-dcc.ca. Payment can be made at the door by cash, cheque, or VISA only.

Pre-registration ends at 2:00 pm on the Wednesday before the meeting.

Missed the deadline? Did not pre-register? You may still attend at $50.40 per person, space permitting, BUT please call 604-868-8406 beforehand.  If you pre-register and do not attend, we may invoice you for the cost of the meeting. If you have special dietary (meal) requirements, please notify us at least 24 hours before the event.

CSC Vancouver Construction Fair - Simple But Revealing

November 19, 2014

The Vancouver Convention Centre, 999 Canada Place, Vancouver, BC

For your benefit, Construction Specifications Canada (CSC) Vancouver Chapter is bringing together – for one day only – over one hundred (100) local manufacturers, suppliers and distributors of construction products!

This Fair will provide easy, uncluttered access to each product and each sales representative will be available to take your questions. You will be able to see, touch and discuss the specifics of the latest, greatest, and most innovative construction products – all under one roof!

This “Simple but Revealing” approach towards gathering product and technical information for your next specification, architectural design or construction project is a streamlined version of the larger building exhibitions – but without all the associated fanfare and hype!

The CSC Vancouver Construction Fair offers your firm the opportunity to show, inform, network with, and educate people from the Greater Vancouver area regarding your construction-related products. As everyone knows, meeting potential customers’ in-person is an invaluable experience and solid avenue to promote future sales. By keeping the exhibits simple and unobtrusive, CSC’s Simple but Revealing” construction fair offers both the visitor & the exhibitor an uncluttered line of sight which permits everyone to see and be seen.

Register Online

Register by Fax

Shop Drawings - Review v. Approve
Mike Demers, LLB, Jenkins Marzban Logan LLP

Compliance with ASHRAE 90.1 and NECB: The Building Envelope Prescriptive Requirements
Catherine Lemieux. P.Eng., Building Envelope Specialist, Morrison Hershfield

Connecting the Dots Between Good Roofing Design, Inspections and Guarantees
RCABC and Monty Klein of Wells Klein Consulting Group

Refreshments and lunch will be available for purchase on site from 11:00am-3:00pm