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Zoom Member Meeting
November 5 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
It would be wise to download the zoom app to your device before the meeting
The meeting will deal with upcoming code changes in Washington and Oregon
On November 5th at 11:00am simply enter this link in your browser.
Join Zoom Meeting: https://zoom.us/j/95330131547
You can join the online meeting using, your computer, tablet or phone.
Presenting on this important subject is Dan Wildenhaus, Building Science Manager at TRC Companies, Inc.
ORACCA Update 2020: A summary of the subjects Dan Will be discussing during his presentation, follows:
1. Overview of the updates and timeline for the new Washington State Energy Code
a. Biggest changes
b. Expected timelines
c. Sneak peek at Oregon code changes
2. Breakdown of the points opportunities and sections of Additional Credits where builders are likely to pull from
a. Points per section likely needed
b. Cost per point estimates for the HVAC equipment and distribution section.
3. A review of the H/AC points, discussing challenges, opportunities, and communication with builders necessary
a. Discussing which points and combinations likely have sequencing, training, materials sourcing issues for builders and trades.
4. Reviewing other mechanical options for meeting code points
a. Water heating options
b. Ventilation options
Our presenter is uniquely qualified to address the code changes and their effect on our industry. As the Building Science Manager for TRC, Dan has completely immersed in the discussion of what is required to create High Performance Buildings and the technologies that operate within them.