Field Fusion: The disconnect between Fire Code and Energy Code
Fire rated assemblies, air tightness, and the real world
Location: Bad Daddy’s, 100 E 120th Ave, Northglenn, CO 80233
3:00 – 5:00 PM
Robby Schwarz, Principal and Director of Builder relations at EnergyLogic, Inc
- Laying out the issue. Fire code vs. energy code and air leakage requirements that have to be met. Why multi-family homes are twice as leaky as single-family homes that are twice their size.
Gil Rossmiller, Chief Building Official for the City of Parker
- A perspective from a Code jurisdiction on what defines a fire rated assembly and what is being allowed to make them air tight.
Brian Firestone, Applegate Insulation
- Fire and Acoustical rated assemblies. UL listings the process and the options that are available.
5:00 – 7:00 PM
EnergyLogic’s Mixer and networking
This event is generously supported by Tyvek.