BEC-Iowa January Meeting

Building Envelope Technologies

Date and Time:
Thursday, January 18, 2024
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM

Location: Architectural Walls Systems – 1250 SE 25th Street, Grimes, IA 50111

Presented by: Brad Davison-Rippey, AIA.  Architectural Wall Systems LLC

With more than 20 years of dynamic experience, Brad brings knowledge from his time at well-known local design firms along with his current role designing high performance building envelopes at Architectural Wall Systems (AWS).

Brad leads the system design team at AWS, who are dedicated to building projects on paper and virtually with the latest BIM technology to ensure successful installation in the field. Brad also reviews the performance criteria of all AWS systems and oversees the design assist process, translating the architects’ vision to the AWS team.

Presentation Summary:

Building Envelope Technologies will be a focused presentation on current building envelope technologies, specifically Rainscreen Design Principles and methods to increase overall building envelope performance. During this course, you will learn more about the types of rainscreen designs and how to utilize them in preventing water infiltration and controlling condensation. Followed by a discussion on making decisions on when to utilize storefront, curtainwall, and factory assembled systems.


$10 BEC-Iowa Members

$20 Non-Members

Have a Membership Package? This event is FREE!

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This course is pending approval for continuing education credits. Attendees may earn 1.0 LU/HSW (AIA).

Please submit your AIA number during your Eventbrite Registration

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