Description: In this course you will learn about architectural glass fabrication processes with a concentration on oversize glass, the best practices for properly designing projects using big glass and the benefits of using larger glass sizes aesthetically and to improved performance.
Credit: 1 AIA LU
3:00PM - 4:00PM CDT
Presenter: Kevin Robbins
Description:The program will demonstrate the effects of framing and glass design on U Factor. The presentation will:
Identify five attributes affecting window U-Factor.
Employ at least three design options to improve window U-Factor.
Differentiate between NFRC and AAMA testing and certification processes.
Draft non-defective specification requirements for U-Factor.
Recognize other important energy related window design factors and the importance of a balanced design.