Welcome to IIBEC-Chicago

IIBEC-Chicago is a not-for-profit, professional association of building enclosure specialists and is an affiliated chapter of the International Institute of Building Enclosure Consultants (IIBEC).  Our members specialize in design, investigation, repair, and management of roofing, exterior wall, and waterproofing systems.

November 2, 2018 – CAC-RCI Conducts 2018 Fall Meeting and Program and Brewery Tour

The Chicago Area Chapter of RCI, Inc. (CAC-RCI) hosted its Fall Meeting and Program on Friday, November 2, 2018 at Revolution Brewing BrewPub, located in the Logan Square neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. A mixture of building consultants, contractors, architects, engineers, facility managers, and product manufacturers participated in the one-day meeting and program that featured lunch, 2 technical presentations, a brewery tour, and a networking happy hour.

Table-top exhibitors including Architectural Building Solutions (ABS), Soprema, Sika Sarnafil, SJ Mallein & Associates, and Hunter Panels offered a wide range of product displays and information for meeting attendees, and sponsored a networking happy hour following the meeting.

The 1-hour technical sessions included “Managing Project Specific Details – Real time Collaboration Between the Design Professional and Product Specialist” by Dave Kimball, PROSOCO; and “Wind Warranties vs Wind Uplift Requirements for Roofing Systems” by Joe Schwetz, Sika Sarnafil.

Following the meeting and program, attendees were offered a private guided brewery tour that provided an up-close glimpse of the brewing process, packaging, and bourbon barrel-aging at Revolution.

Overall, the afternoon was filled with great speakers, networking, and delicious beer. 

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