Chris Weaver of Andy Egan Mechanical Contracting and Fabrication will be presenting the first hour (at 11:30 a.m.) on some of their work with BIM models and digital fabrication. What level of BIM model should you be developing in order to be used for digital fabrication. What softwares are used and what type of file conversions are being used from start to fabrication. See how digital fabrication can save time and money on projects. What is the future in digital fabrication? Explore how their work in this area has changed with technology.
The 12:30 p.m. presentation is on Air Barrier Fundamentals and Design Considerations by Jeff Diqui of the Air Barrier Association of America. Understand Air Barriers in relation to the building enclosure: controlling air leakage, performance requirements of Air Barrier materials, assemblies and systems, design and installation issues, and code requirements.
If you sign up and cannot attend for any reason, please email Deborah Dik at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 616-340-6200 so we can cancel your lunch.