September 16th Chapter Meeting

Storefront vs. Curtainwall & Preventing Curtainwall Failure
Learning Objectives:
- Describe what a Storefront System is and how is it best utilized in a commercial project?
- Describe what a Curtain Wall is and how is it best utilized in a commercial project?
- Identify the main Drivers that must be considered when deciding between Storefront or Curtain Wall?
- Understanding How Curtain Wall Performs and Installation for Proper Performance.
- Understand the consequences of selecting the wrong system.
- Influence of Wind Load on Curtain Wall Design/Selection.
- Importance of Properly Securing Curtain Wall to Surrounding Conditions.
- Importance of Following Manufacturer’s Installation Instructions Addressing Internal Seals.


Earn 2.0 Hour CEU/PDH HSW for New York State Architects & Engineers, AIA, and CSI.

Presenter:
Mr. Robert Barbone, Architectural Consultant, Kawneer Company


Chapter meetings are the third Wednesday of the month at 6:30 PM.
We meet at H2M architects + engineers, 538 Broad Hollow Road, 4th Floor East, Melville, NY 11747.
Our meetings are free. For those who don't have time to eat after work, we offer a buffet sandwich dinner for $10 per person.