Commercial Energy Conservation Code
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Commercial Energy Conservation Code and COMcheck Introduction
July 19, 2016, 12:00 – 2:00 PM EDT
IECC 2012, ASHRAE/IESNA 90.1
Identifying projects to which it applies
Reviewing the format and organization of the code
Examining required submittals/procedures
Exploring energy models
Review functionality on live screen
Overview of menus, toolbars and fields
Common COMcheck submittal mistakes
Alternatives to compliance paths
Building Envelope Energy Efficiency
July 19, 2016, 2:30 – 4:30 PM EDT
Review the difference between the R and U factors
Vapor barriers, air barriers and thermal boundaries
Prescriptive R or U, F, and C
Advanced framing methods
Requirements for doors and entrances
Basement insulation strategies
Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Systems
July 20, 2016, 12:00 – 2:00 PM EDT
Calculating loads and equipment sizing requirements
Requirements for controls
Equipment types and requirements
Simple or complex
Service Water Heating, Power and Lighting
July 20, 2016, 2:30 – 4:00 PM EDT
Considerations including pipe insulation, pool covers and heat traps
Power limitations using whole building or space-by-space method
7.5 HSW Contact Hours
(AIA: 7.5 HSW LUs)
International Code Council:
7.5 Contact Hours
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Newport Ventures, Inc. Mr. Brignati has over 20 years of experience in the field of architecture and project management. With familiarity in both commercial and residential design, he brings a unique perspective to energy efficiency and high performance design as well as an understanding of the various codes required for the design and construction of a building.
At Newport Ventures, Mr. Brignati is part of the team training code officials, architects and builders in issues related to the current energy code. Prior to joining Newport Ventures, Mr. Brignati has been involved with many building types ranging from industrial, medical, retail and educational to production and custom homes. With a background and deep interest in building science in addition to environmental design and sustainability, he was the team leader for the first home in New York’s Capitol Region to achieve LEED® Gold certification.
Mr. Brignati is a registered architect in the states of New York and New Hampshire, a LEED® accredited professional with specialties in Building Design and Construction as well as Homes, a member of the American Institute of Architects and a member of the Committee On The Environment through the American Institute of Architects of Eastern New York as well as an ICC certified commercial energy inspector and residential energy inspector/plans examiner. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Environmental Design from the University of Colorado in Boulder.