Tracks = Special Program
Tuesday, October 15, 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
- Room: 301
- Session Number:SP1
Top industry expert, Jim Bush with ATAS International will lead this two-day, eight-hour certification program based on MCA’s Metal Roof Installation Manual. Participants can experience quality face-time with industry experts and hands-on training in topics including: substrates, safety, sealants, flashings, panel types and connections, tools, fasteners, maintenance and more. Upon...
Wednesday, October 16, 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
- Room: 306
- Session Number:SP2
Metal Roofing: Thermal Expansion & Contraction, Problematic Conditions, and Retrofit Using Metal
Metal has unique properties that separate it from other roof choices. For over three millennia, metal roofing has been a durable, aesthetically appealing design element utilized for significant buildings. This course’s content is intended to provide attendees with a...
Wednesday, October 16, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM
- Room: Room 302
- Session Number:SP3
Buildings of today must satisfy a supreme standard – achieve high performance, resiliency and energy efficiency. Such demands require dramatic changes to the design of the building envelope.
Understanding how to deliver high-performing, code compliant buildings can be complex and confusing. Not only are architects charged with satisfying performance and structural...
Wednesday, October 16, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
- Room: 303
- Session Number:SP4
Ryan Durst, Vice President Sales & Marketing, The Bradbury Company and Joe Beck, President, Beck Automation
“Considerations for Metal Building Roll Formers”
This presentation will challenge the participant to think about panel, purlin, and trim roll forming in a production environment. How does technology apply to return on investment? What is the...
Wednesday, October 16, 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
- Room: Learning Center #2033
- Session Number:SP5
Folder Operator Safety Certification: The Do’s and Don’ts
of Folding and Forming Machinery Operation
Chandler Barden, National Sales Manager, CIDAN Machinery
Larry Chandonnet, President, CIDAN Machinery
Matt Werner, Marketing Manager, The Bradbury Group
Safety and efficiency go hand in hand. When equipment is safely operated, the machinery and its operator are working at their best....
Wednesday, October 16, 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
- Room: Rooms 310-311
- Session Number:SP6
Part I: Air Barriers for Metal Buildings
Air barriers have been discussed and used in different ways since the 1930s. The purpose of an air barrier is to limit uncontrolled air leakage into and out of the building’s envelope. A building’s envelope is defined as roof, wall, and floor area that...
Wednesday, October 16, 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
- Room: 308
- Session Number:SP7
This seminar discusses impact of design and technique for successful creation and performance of soldered copper seams for roofing, flashing, gutter and cladding applications. The seminar introduces tools, explains technique and demonstrates procedure. This class presents essential information for both experienced and beginning sheet metal contractors.
Identify when to use a...
Thursday, October 17, 8:30 AM - 12:00 PM
- Room: Room 303
- Session Number:SP8
Brian Rodgers, Sr. Applications Engineer, Formtek, Inc.
Material and How it Affects Metal Building Products in the Roll Forming Process”
This presentation will focus on how material changes can make a difference in your products. When material is changed, it can make slight differences that may change your part. Adjustments may be...