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Building Smart with Fire Risk Mitigation in New Residential Construction

Building Smart with Fire Risk Mitigation in New Residential Construction

Tuesday, April 17, 2018
6 - 9 pm
$80

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Hear about cutting-edge construction safety practices, industry research, and lessons learned from international exterior cladding fires as they relate to the design and construction of modern residential buildings. With a focus on managing and designing to address fire safety risk, this workshop will discuss best practices in exterior wall finishes while addressing new considerations and awareness around residential fires. Presentations by three long established industry experts will highlight building and fire code requirements during the course of construction for B.C.’s most common wood-frame buildings.
 
This workshop was prepared in collaboration with industry stakeholders and consultants.
 
 

Location Details

TELUS World of Science
1455 Quebec Street
Vancouver, B.C. V6A 3Z7

Contact Information

Contact Name: Technical Education BC Housing
Email: Technicaleducation@bchousing.org
Phone: 778-452-6482