AltusGroup will offer nine day-long seminars next month created for architects, designers, and engineers looking to build lighter, stronger, sustainable,
AltusGroup will offer nine day-long seminars next month created for architects, designers, and engineers looking to build lighter, stronger, sustainable, and more energy-efficient structures. Presented by top industry professionals, the seminars will focus on carbon-fiber reinforced precast product design and specification, and afford participants 7.5 AIA-accredited learning units.
Entitled Precast on a Diet: Carbon Fiber Reinforced Precast Û A New Technology for Highly Sustainable Building, the program encompasses these topics: everyday design for sustainable and LEED-friendly building; concepts of thermal performance and moisture management in exterior wall assemblies; sustainable precast design with carbon fiber reinforcement; architectural precast cladding; high performance insulated wall panels; multi-unit residential; and, parking garages.
Running from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m., the seminars will occur in the New York City metro area, May 2; Philadelphia, May 3; Washington, D.C.-Baltimore metro area, May 4; Raleigh, N.C., May 9; Charlotte, N.C., May 10; Atlanta, May 11; Cincinnati, May 16; St. Louis, May 17; and, Chicago, May 18. A $50-per-person seminar fee will be refunded at the event for the first 100 registrants who attend at each location. Registration information or details regarding facility locations can be obtained by calling 866/GO-ALTUS or visiting www.altusprecast.com.