So, another event for August ….
Sebastian Carr, BA, GSAP from Sustainability House will present Green
Seams: Energy Efficiency Compliance for New Work to Existing Commercial Buildings at the Institute Boardroom next Monday August 12th.
‘The objective of this workshop is to promote awareness of the Application of Energy Efficiency provisions for new work associated with Existing Class 2 to 9 Buildings.
The workshop is based on the ABCB handbook of the same name.
The session focuses on the intent of the building code and Alternative Solutions, specifically Verification Method JV3 which “provides flexibility where the prescriptive DTS Provisions are considered sometimes too rigid or do not work for certain building designs”.
The session uses case studies to demonstrate how provisions can be applied.
Focus Topics- BCA Energy Efficiency Provisions regarding
• Change of building class
• Principles with respect to existing buildings
• Performance Requirements • Verification Methods- JV3
• Addressing the clause
“to the degree necessary”
• Cost effective compliance options’
Prices are Non Member $105; Member $72; A+ Member $65; Graduate Member $40; Student Member $20; Student Non Member $30
Registration is at 5pm for a 5:30pm start.
Apparently there are limited spots so you need to book early. Register online.