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PENC Charlotte Chapter

February Meeting

 

Meeting:

 Monday, February 13, 2017

 

Time:

5:30 8:00 pm

 

Location:

Dilworth Neighborhood Grille, 911 East Morehead Street, Charlotte, NC 28204

 

Topic:

When Good Buildings Go Bad, Preserving the Building Enclosure

 

Cost:

$30 members, $35 nonmembers; includes dinner.

 

Overview: The focus of this presentation will be to present an overview of Building Enclosures including: Components of the Building Enclosure, Fundamentals of the Building Enclosure, Understanding the Health & Safety Risks of the Building Enclosure – performance threats, design defects, etc., Contractor Objectives –pricing, planning, and building, Testing, Roofing and Waterproofing systems, and a Case Study involving a building enclosure investigation.

 

Speaker: Michael Phifer Staff Engineer with Terracon Engineering Consultants, Inc., Facilities Engineering Division Mr. Phifer received his B.S. degree in Civil Engineering from the University of North Carolina at Charlotte. Michael’s experience includes building evaluation, design, and quality assurance in building enclosure systems for both new and existing building construction. He also has extensive experience in destructive and non-destructive testing along with building enclosure performance testing in accordance with the American Architectural Management Association (AMMA) and the American Society for Testing Materials (ASTM). Michael recently published an article in the RCI, Inc. Building Envelope Symposium titled Everyone Loves a Pool, But What’s Lurking beneath the Surface, in which he presented at the RCI, Inc. Building Envelope Symposium.

 

Please RSVP to jsparks@tcco.com by Friday, February 10, 2017

 

 

Upcoming Events:

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Charlotte Chapter: 

PENC’s Charlotte Chapter comprises the following counties: Cleveland, Lincoln, Gaston, Mecklenburg, Cabarrus, Stanly, Union and Anson.

 

 


 

Charlotte
Chapter Leadership
2016-2017

President
Andrew Kennedy, PE
Terracon
980-772-0329

 

President-Elect
John Core
jcore@colejeneststone.com

 

Secretary
Jason Sparks, PE
Turner Construction
704-309-0629


Treasurer
Phillip Pressley 
ppressley@cecinc.com

                 

Past President
DeeAnn Guthrie
 deeannguthrie@gmail.com


Director
Rob Belisle, PE
Terracon 
704-509-1777

 

Director
Chuck Walker, PE
Mecklenburg County
980-314-3107


Director
Greg T. Welsh, PE
Burton Engineering 
704-553-8881
Greg@burtonengineering.com