Welcome to the Chicago Area Chapter of RCI, Inc.

CAC-RCI is a not-for-profit, professional association of building envelope specialists and is an affiliated chapter of RCI, Inc., The Institute of Roofing, Waterproofing, & Building Envelope Professionals. 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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