Architectural Coatings: Weathering Performance and Application
Description: This presentation will help attendees better understand weathering performance and sustainable goals of architectural coatings: PVDF paints (Kynar), anodize finishes and powder coatings. The application process, strengths and weaknesses, specifications and warranty coverage of each coating finish are provided.
Credits: 1 AIA LU
3:00PM - 4:00PM CDT
Storefront or Curtainwall: "Seeing Through the Difference"
Description: Course participants will be able to select between storefront and curtainwall systems for commercial applications as they relate to environmental factors, system performance, and limitations. Explore proper product installation in terms of indoor environmental quality, human health, and occupant safety. Examine advancements in system performance in regards to energy saving thermal performance.