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WDP Principal to Speak to the National Chapter of the Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers Joint Labor / Management Craft Committees

Rex Cyphers, P.E., has been invited to speak on two topics at the Joint Labor / Management Craft Committees of the National Chapter of the Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers (BAC) in San Diego, California, on March 8, 2017.

His presentation of “Façade Failure Mechanisms & Required Restoration Skills” will discuss the mechanisms in place designed to prevent façade failure and the skills needed for contractors to adequately perform repairs to the façade. He will also be presenting “Understanding the Building Envelope & Associated Challenges,” which will discuss the various components of the building envelope – including air, water, and vapor barriers – and how they interact with each other to comprise a cohesive enclosure. Common installation issues and design challenges will also be discussed.