This presentation addresses what high performance building envelopes are as well as key elements to their performance. It will discuss how to use precast concrete wall systems to meet the latest concrete code requirements. This session will also discuss resilience such as high winds and earthquakes in order to protect life and fulfill its intended purpose.

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the three basic types of precast concrete envelope systems
  • Describe new envelope code requirements
  • Explain thermal mass and how to use it to create more energy efficient buildings
  • Discuss moisture management methodologies

Presenter: Joe Bunkers - Gage Brothers

Bunkers is the current Vice President of Preconstruction. He provides guidance and direction for all construction bids as well as projects in the preconstruction phase. Bunkers has achieved Quality Control Personnel Certification Level III from the Precast/Prestressed Concrete Institute (PCI). He is an active member of the Leadership PCI Committee and Past Chair of PCI's Architectural Precast Concrete Services Committee.

Each webinar is registered for one hour of continuing education credit. Continuing education credits may include LUs/PDHs. To receive credit, you must attend the full webinar and provide complete registration information.

Click here to register for Nov. 27, click here to register for Nov. 29.

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