Architects Conference at Kuiken Brothers LIVE Product Expo
Seminar Seating is VERY Limited, So RSVP Today!
Thursday, November 8, 2018 – Sheraton Crossroads Hotel, Mahwah, NJ
Kuiken Brothers’ LIVE Product Expo 2018 is a must attend event for architects looking to earn continuing education credits and receive a hands-on learning experience from Kuiken Brothers’ premier manufacturer and distribution partners. Walk side-by-side with your industry colleagues to learn more about the products that are readily available at our locations throughout the region. This event only showcases products that our team of experts have been trained on and are either in-stock, or readily available through our distribution partners ensuring if you specify, your projects will stay on-time, and on-budget.
2:30pm – 3:30pm Introduction to Deck Design
Presented by Norm Hall, Simpson Strong-Tie
Qualifies for 1 AIA/CES LU (HSW)
This course covers the basics of deck design and construction, including the concept of continuous load path and the critical connections involved in deck construction. Related code requirements are referenced per the International Building Code® (IBC) and International Residential Code® (IRC) 2015 version. The course also reviews connector and fastener selection, load capacity, and corrosion issues. The course is intended to help design professionals ensure decks are safe, strong and code compliant.
After the formal AIA presentation, the introduction of many new products and new applications which will assist the designer in meeting unusual condition and help reduce the costs of building code compliant decks.