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Water Entry Prevention and Moisture Control in Buildings—
                                                                                                                                                                                          COLLEGE   OF   ENGINEERING n DEPARTMENT   OF   ENGINEERING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT




                                                                                                                                                                                             Water Entry
                                                                                                                                                                                             Prevention and Moisture
Roofing Systems, Exterior Walls and Foundations




                                                                                                                                                                                             Control in Buildings—
                                                                                                        432 North Lake Street Madison, Wisconsin 53706
                                                                                                        Department of Engineering Professional Development                                   Roofing Systems,
                                                                                                                                                                                             Exterior Walls and
                                                                                                                                                                                             Foundations
                                                                                                                                                                                             Addressing new projects and
                                                                                                                                                                                             existing facilities
                                                                                                                                                                                             n Understanding moisture behavior
                                                                                                                                                                                             n Moisture-caused health issues
                                                                                                                                                                                             n Effective design/construction
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                                                                                                                                                                                             n HVAC systems and moisture
                                                            September 9–10, 2008




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                                                                                                                                                                                             n Solutions to moisture-caused problems
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Water Entry Prevention and Moisture Control in Buildings—
Roofing Systems, Exterior Walls and Foundations
September 9–10, 2008 in Madison, Wisconsin


Gain Knowledge and                             Ensure Successful                             Course Outline                                    • Psychrometrics
                                                                                                                                               • Perm ratings
Improve Your Skills                            Projects                                                                                        • Heating vs. cooling
                                                                                             Tuesday, September 9
Do you have in-depth knowledge of              Water and moisture-caused damage in                                                             • Diffusion vs. air leakage
                                               buildings occurs all too frequently. The       8:00 Registration
 Moisture behavior                                                                                                                            • Vapor retarders
                                               results can be disastrous, and correc-              The Lowell Center
                                                                                                                                               • Air barriers
	What materials and construction              tive measures can be difficult to achieve.          610 Langdon Street
                                                                                                                                               • Flow in vs. flow out
  details to use                               Moisture-related building failures can              Madison, Wisconsin                          Wayne Tobiasson
 Where and when to use vapor                  also result in costly construction claims.     8:30 Principles of Moisture Behavior       2:00 Roof Design/Construction: How to
  retarders and air barriers                   How you can avoid water/moisture-                   in Buildings: What Design/                 Avoid Water and Moisture-Caused
                                                                                                   Construction Professionals Need
                                               caused building envelope problems                                                              Problems
 HVAC systems’ role in moisture                                                                   to Know
                                               is the focus of this course. Expert                                                            • Water shedding vs. waterproof
  control                                                                                          • Fundamentals                               systems
                                               course instructors will provide you with
                                                                                                     – moisture physics
 Latest mold-related developments             guidelines and recommendations on                                                                – shingled systems
                                                                                                     – moisture storage in building             – metal roofing
 Legal aspects related to moisture-           what you can do to prevent or minimize                  materials
  caused building failures                     water/moisture-related problems on your                                                          – built-up roofing
                                                                                                     – moisture transport in buildings
                                               projects and in your facilities. The course                                                      – single ply systems
 How to resolve existing moisture                                                                 • Effects of moisture on building
                                               will address concerns pertaining equally              materials and systems                      – modified bitumen systems
   problems?                                   to new projects and existing buildings.                                                        • Cold vs. hot roofs
                                                                                                   • Myths about mold
To help you become more proficient                                                                 • Usage of vapor retarders and air         • Loose laid vs. attached systems
in dealing with these areas, this              Who Will Benefit                                      barriers                                 • Compact vs. framed systems
course will provide practical                                                                      • Myths about vapor barriers               • Flashings and penetrations
guidelines that you can use for your           This two-day course will provide valuable                                                      • Drainage
                                                                                                     (retarders)
new projects or existing facilities.           information to architects, engineers, con-
                                                                                                   • Venting requirements                     • Ventilation
                                               tractors, consultants, and owners. Project
                                                                                                   • Myths about venting                      • Adverse effects of moisture
                                               managers will also find this course
Course Focus                                   highly beneficial. The course will benefit          • Humidity in buildings and how            • Freeze-thaw impact
                                                                                                     to respond to it through building        • Vapor traps
• Fundamentals of moisture behavior            individuals who are involved in select-
                                                                                                     design and construction                  • Ice dams and icicles
                                               ing, designing, installing and maintain-
• Effective design and construction                                                                  – moisture sources                       • Adding insulation (above vs. below)
                                               ing waterproofing and moisture control
• HVAC systems for dealing with mois-                                                                – humidity control                       • Finding wet insulation (roof moisture
                                               systems for different project types, from
  ture-related problems                        residential to highly demanding commer-               – changes in ASHRAE comfort                surveys)
                                                                                                       standards                              • How wet is wet?
• Special considerations for facilities with   cial/institutional facilities.
                                                                                                   • Dealing with moisture accumulated        • Drying wet insulation
  high humidity levels                                                                               during construction                      • “Smart” vapor retarders
• Health issues including the latest mold      Take-home Materials                                 • Moisture engineering                     • Reroofing vs. recover
  information                                                                                      Anton TenWolde
                                               As a course participant, you will receive a                                                    • Avoiding premature failures:
• Legal aspects relevant to moisture-          notebook of instructional materials that      11:30 Lunch                                        recommendations for roof
  caused building failures                     will serve as a valuable reference.           12:30 Effects of Moisture Pertaining to            maintenance
                                                                                                   Roofing Components and Systems             Wayne Tobiasson
                                                                                                   • Moisture in the air                 4:30 Guidelines for Selecting a Roof for
                                                                                                   • Condensation/dew point                   Your Building
                                                                                                   • Relative humidity                        Wayne Tobiasson



Enroll online today! epd.engr.wisc.edu/webK192                                                                                                 Course outline continues…
Water Entry Prevention and Moisture Control in Buildings—
Roofing Systems, Exterior Walls and Foundations
September 9–10, 2008 in Madison, Wisconsin

…outline continued                                      • Finding and analyzing moisture
                                                          problem areas
                                                                                                 Expert Faculty                               Moisture-Induced Damage and a re-
                                                                                                                                              viewer of Chapters 21 and 22 of ASHRAE
 5:30 Dinner (included in the course fee)               • Special requirements for buildings     Your instructors for this course are         Handbook of Fundamentals. He is also
      and Cash Bar                                        containing high humidity levels        recognized practitioners and consultants     a member of ASHRAE 62.2–Ventilation
 6:30 Special Session: Moisture-Related                 Joseph Lstiburek                         in waterproofing and moisture control of     for Acceptable Indoor Air Quality. He has
      Building Failures and Legal Liabil-                                                        new projects and existing facilities.        appeared on PBS NOVA (“Can Build-
                                                12:00 Lunch
      ity—How to Avoid Getting Sued or
                                                 1:00 The Interaction of Mechanical Sys-         Michael W. Duffy                             ings Make You Sick?”). He is the author
      How to Win Your Case
                                                      tems with the Building Envelope:           Partner, Childress Duffy Goldblatt           of the U.S. DOE Handbook on Moisture
      Michael W. Duffy
                                                      Addressing Potential and Existing          Attorneys at Law                             Control and a special contributor to the
 8:00 Adjourn for the Day                             Moisture-Caused Problems                                                                EPA guidance document on Building Air
                                                                                                 Chicago, Illinois
                                                      • Principles and terminology                                                            Quality: A Guide for Building Owners
Wednesday, September 10                               • Understanding the air flow through
                                                                                                 Mr. Duffy, a former equity partner and       and Facility Managers. He is an expert in
 8:00 Preventing and Solving Moisture-                  the building envelope and within the     board member of a Chicago-based in-          the areas of rain penetration, air barriers,
      Caused Problems in Exterior Walls                 building                                 ternational law firm, is a member of the     vapor barriers, air quality, durability and
      and Foundations: Addressing New                 • Building pressure field and its          firm’s trial practice and major litigation   construction technology.
      Construction and Existing Projects                significance to indoor air quality,      group with an emphasis on mold, per-
      • Moisture engineering revisited                  smoke and fire spread, condensa-         sonal injury, construction, and product      Anton TenWolde
      • The concept of moisture balance                 tion/mold, comfort, operating costs      liability issues. He has represented an      Research Physicist
      • Air movement and vapor diffusion in           • Air pressure field model for build-      array of clients involved in construction    USDA Forest Service
        different climates                              ings                                     and product liability matters throughout     Forest Products Laboratory
      • Moisture control strategies and               • HVAC systems and moisture con-           his career and has tried many cases with     Madison, Wisconsin
        methods                                         trol: addressing ventilation, humidity   great success. Mr. Duffy has practiced
                                                        and air pressure issues                                                               Mr. TenWolde is a project leader for
        – controlling rain and ground water:                                                     pro hac vice in almost 40 states and in      the Engineered Wood Products and
          ensuring effective drainage                 • Recommendations for identifying          Germany, Mexico and Canada. Mr. Duffy
                                                        and correcting HVAC problems in                                                       Structures Research Work Unit, Forest
        – dealing with hydrostatic pressure                                                      tried his first mold-related case in 1999    Products Laboratory. Much of his work
        – placing special emphasis on de-               existing facilities                      and has since been involved in several
                                                      Joseph Lstiburek                                                                        deals with research in moisture control
          sign and construction of openings:                                                     hundred such cases. He joined the Bar        in buildings. He holds an MS (Ingenieur)
          doors and windows                       2:30 The Risk Assessment Protocol:             in 1981 after receiving a JD from Loyola     degree in applied physics from the Delft
        – effective use of flashings                   A Method for Assessing Risk As-           University Chicago School of Law. He is
                                                       sociated with Common Moisture                                                          University of Technology, Delft, the
        – dealing with moisture migration                                                        an accomplished and nationally sought-       Netherlands (1963), and an MS degree
          - moisture migration through                 Problems                                  after speaker.
            materials                                  • The risk assessment protocol busi-                                                   in environmental management from
          - moisture migration caused by                 ness model                              Joseph Lstiburek PhD, PEng                   the University of Wisconsin–Madison
            the air flow                               • The building review process             Principal                                    (1975). An active member of ASHRAE,
        – effective use of vapor retarders in          • ASTM E241-compliant checklists          Building Science Corporation                 Mr. TenWolde chaired the revision of
          walls, foundations and concrete              • Benefits to insurance companies,        Westford, Massachusetts                      the 1997 and 2001 ASHRAE Handbook
          slabs                                          builders, owners                                                                     of Fundamentals chapters on moisture
          - principles                                                                           Dr. Lstiburek, a forensic engineer who       control in buildings and is chairman of
                                                       Joseph Lstiburek                          investigates building failures, is inter-
          - materials                                                                                                                         ASHRAE Standard 160P, Design Criteria
          - installation                          3:30 Final Adjournment                         nationally recognized as an authority        for Moisture Control in Buildings. He has
        – use of materials resistant to mois-                                                    on moisture-related building problems        authored or co-authored more than 50
          ture damage                           Note: There will be refreshment breaks           and indoor air quality. He is the former     articles and reports on moisture behavior
        – above- and below-grade insulation     each day.                                        chairman of ASTM E241–Increasing the         and moisture control.
          systems and their relationship to                                                      Durability of Building Assemblies from
          potential moisture problems
        – techniques for allowing the build-
          ing to dry out

Enroll online today! epd.engr.wisc.edu/webK192
                                                Four Easy Ways to Enroll                                                  Phone:                                                                    Mail to:
                                                                                                                          800-462-0876 or                          Engineering Registration, The Pyle Center
                                                                                                                          608-262-1299 (TDD 265-2370)                        702 Langdon Street, Dept. 106
                                                                                                                                                                                Madison, Wisconsin 53706
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Wayne Tobiasson PE                            Program Director:                                                                                                               800-442-4214 or 608-265-3448
Civil Engineer/Consultant                     Raymond Matulionis PhD, AIA                              n Course Information
Etna, New Hampshire                           matulionis@engr.wisc.edu
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Mr. Tobiasson, a former senior research       608-263-3372
                                                                                                             Exterior Walls and Foundations
civil engineer for the Cold Regions           Program Associate:
                                                                                                             Course #K192 September 9–10, 2008 in Madison, WI Fee: $995
Research and Engineering Laboratory           Sherry Daly
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controlling moisture in roofing systems.      General Information
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                                              Location The Lowell Center, 610 Langdon Street,
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                                                                                                           Phone ( ______ ) _____________________________Fax ( ______ )__________________________________
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