Sustainability Is Topic At Wednesday green|spaces Meeting

Thursday, February 6, 2014

Steve Kegley with Wastontown Brick and William Sundquist with General Shale Brick will present Brick - Just How Green Is It, at the green|spaces meeting on Wednesday at 11:30 a.m.  They will discuss sustainability and how it impacts the design and construction of buildings. 

They will present information on: Protecting Environment During Production; High Performance Design Strategies - acoustic, thermal, energy performance, building material reuse, Life Cycle Cost Analysis, Safety & Security; LEED points and Regional and Innovative Design Credits.

The meeting is free to green|spaces and AIA member and will provide one AIA CEU, GBCI credit.  Non-members are $10. 



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