Waterproofing Principles for Plazas and Below-Grade Structures
Auxiliary Seminar presented by Paul Buccellato, F-IIBEC, RWC, REWC, FASTM, AIA, at the 2021 IIBEC International Convention and Trade Show. To register for the seminar, click here.
This seminar focuses on plaza deck systems, surface-applied waterproofing, and below-grade waterproofing. The course will review the differences between roofing, dampproofing, and waterproofing. The seminar will include a discussion of waterproofing materials and accessories, design and specification, and application. The seminar is designed for the practicing waterproofing consultant and those who are aspiring to become a Waterproofing Consultant. The course will focus on plaza deck, surface-applied, and below-grade waterproofing.
2020 Convention Sessions – Roofing/Waterproofing Bundle
These sessions provide new field information on roof system performance and touch on design considerations for roofing and waterproofing assemblies. Each session in this bundle qualifies for 1 IIBEC CEH and 1 AIA LU/HSW, therefore a total of 6 IIBEC CEHs and 6 AIA LU/HSWs credits may be earned upon completing the bundle. Learn more…
First Line of Defense – Plaza Waterproofing Replacement (2020 Convention)
Outdoor plazas are ubiquitous on the urban landscape, providing access to otherwise limited outdoor space. Due to tight urban space demands, plazas are often located in above-occupied spaces, which complicates their design and maintenance. In addition, as plaza systems age, plantings, and trees can become overgrown, hardscapes worn and deteriorated, and failing waterproofing can result in interior leakage and damage. Learn more…