Educational Event

Deciding Between Curtain Wall and Storefront

  • July 18, 2017
  • 12:00 pm –1:00 pm CST
  • Zimmerman Architectural Studios Inc.
  • 2122 W. Mount Vernon Ave.
  • Milwaukee WI 53233
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Overview

AIA Milwaukee

Join AIA Milwaukee for a scintillating presentation on the subtle nuances between curtain wall and storefront glazing applications.

Learning Objectives:

·         Comprehend and define “Curtain wall” and “Storefront”

·         Compare the water performance and water shed characteristics of each system type

·         Discover how each system withstands design pressure

·         Understand common anchorage methods and identify typical installation procedures

·         Describe system variations that allow aesthetic creativity

·         Identify system characteristics affecting cost and product application

·         Discuss the application of shading and sun control devices

·         Define construction types and system applications.

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Lunch is included. Registration is required.

Speakers

J. Andrew Gibb with Aluma Spec, Inc.

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Image credits

MKE Building Science Series