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RCI Manual of Practice Goes Digital

May 18, 2018

One of the many changes afoot here at HQ is the initiative to put fewer of our documents on paper and instead make them available digitally. The RCI Manual of Practice is now available exclusively as an interactive PDF. You can jump to various sections from the table of contents, search the document, and access […]

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Exterior Walls Quality Assurance | June 8 in Minneapolis/St. Paul

April 11, 2018

Exterior Walls Quality Assurance Exterior Walls Quality Assurance is a one-day course for professionals interested in performing observation to assure that exterior wall systems are installed in accordance with construction documents.  The program covers diverse topics in the construction of exterior walls, and is intended for manufacturers, general contractors, quality assurance observers, and field inspectors. […]

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Building Envelope Quality Assurance | June 7 in Minneapolis/St. Paul

April 11, 2018

Building Envelope Quality Assurance Building Envelope Quality Assurance is a one-day course for professionals interested in field inspections and quality of applications, including material manufacturers, general contractors, quality assurance observers, and field inspectors. This course covers the diverse and challenging aspects of roofing, waterproofing, and exterior walls encountered in the field. Highlights of the program […]

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RCI, Inc. Building Envelope Educational Programs in Chicago, 2018

April 03, 2018

Register to attend these building envelope design educational programs, conveniently located in the exciting and easy to get to city of Chicago. Professional Building Consulting – 16 RCI Continuing Educational Hours – 16 AIA Learning Units and HSW credit September 18-19 | Register Today Vegetative Roofing for the Design Professional – 8 RCI Continuing Educational Hours […]

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Air Intrusion Impacts in Seam-Fastened, Mechanically Attached Roofing Systems

February 28, 2018

By Suda Molleti, PEng; Bas Baskaran, PEng; and Pascal Beaulieu Editor’s Note: This article presents the summary of a research study. A peer-reviewed paper on the study was published at the 15th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology in November 2017. Background Air intrusion is termed as “when conditioned indoor air enters into a […]

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HVAC Interaction With the Building Enclosure in Natatoriums

January 30, 2018

By Paul Totten, PE, LEED AP; and Amanda Stacy, LEED GA Natatoriums and similar buildings with a body of water set within an interior space have requirements that differ from most buildings as they pertain to the control of HVAC systems and considerations for building enclosure design and management. Natatorium operation must consider pool water […]

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Meet Building Envelope Specifiers at the 2018 RCI Intnl. Convention and Trade Show

December 26, 2017

Intro | Register to Attend | Hotel  | Education/Speakers | Networking Events | Schedule | Trade Show | Keynote Speaker: Gary Heil | Golf Tournament | Spouse/Guest Tours Show your product to the Industry’s most focused group of  Building Envelope Specifiers 33rd RCI International Convention & Trade Show March 22-27, 2018 | Houston, Texas Marriott Marquis Houston | George R. Brown Convention Center When you exhibit at the RCI International Convention and Trade […]

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