ABX, Nov. 28-29, Boston

Tubelite will be in booth #237 among the 400 exhibitors at the Boston Society of Architects/American Institute of Architects (AIA) ABX2018. The Boston Convention and Exhibition Center’s expo hall will be open 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on both Nov. 28 and 29. Look for Tubelite’s representatives including: Steve Green, Mary Avery, Jim Oberlin, Kevin O’Neill and Doug Dietrich, AIA, CSI, CDT.

Educational sessions begin earlier in the day. In the expo hall, on Wed., Nov. 28, 2-3 p.m., at the CE Learning Zone, Tubelite’s architectural specification manager, Doug Dietrich will present: “Storefront or Curtain Wall – Seeing through the difference.” Participants can earn 1.0 Learning Units (1.0 LU) for Health, Safety and Welfare (HSW) for this AIA-approved Continuing Education System (AIA/CES) course.

Tubelite’s course includes a basic review of storefront and curtain wall glazing systems, and examines the industry standards and performance attributes to consider when selecting the appropriate system for a specific site. Attendees will learn how to select between storefront and curtainwall systems for commercial applications as they relate to occupant safety, environmental factors, system performance attributes, system limitations and proper product installation. Indoor environmental quality (IEQ), human health and safety and energy-saving thermal performance will be discussed. Registration for the course, code LZ03, is required.

Those unable to attend the session at ABX may contact Tubelite’s architectural sales consultants to learn more about this and other in-person presentations.

The largest building industry event in the Northeast, ABX has welcomed more than 7,000 architects, engineers, builders and other industry professionals to its conference. For complete details and registration information, please see at http://abexpo.com/.

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Glass Expo Midwest, Nov. 8-9, Indianapolis

Tubelite returns to the Glass Expo Midwest, Nov. 8-9, exhibiting in booth #215 at the JW Marriott of Indianapolis. Look for Terry Britt and Terry Robinholt and during the educational sessions and regular expo hours: 3-8 p.m. on Thursday and 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Friday.

The event is co-sponsored by USGlass magazine, USGNN and Architects’ Guide to Glass & Metal. Avoid long lines and save up to $69 by registering online today. Pre-registration is available until Oct. 12.

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Energy Congress, Oct. 13-14, Charlotte, N.C.

Apogee Enterprises, Inc.’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team will be representing Tubelite at the 41st World Energy Engineering Congress (WEEC) in North Carolina’s Charlotte Convention Center. Apogee will exhibiting at the Expo in Hall A, booth #229 on Oct. 17, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and Oct. 18, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. 

WEEC Expo attendees will be introduced to Apogee’s Building Retrofit Team’s free energy modeling, which helps identify opportunities for energy savings in existing building envelopes using today’s high-performance glass and aluminum window systems.
 
In addition, Apogee’s Retrofit team provides design and specification assistance, budgeting, tax and utility incentive research, and a network of installers covering North America.
 
To connect with Apogee’s Retrofit team at WEEC, please register for the free expo-only registration at http://www.energycongress.com


About Apogee’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team
Apogee Enterprises, Inc.’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team, in conjunction with its businesses, assists building owners and property managers to evaluate the benefits of window renovation and upgrades, such as:
* Improving the building’s appearance and views
* Saving energy
* Downsizing HVAC capacity
* Increasing occupants’ comfort, wellness and productivity
* Protecting property and occupants
* Reducing maintenance
* Adding usable floor space
* Lowering vacancy rates
* Increasing rental rates
* Enhancing the value of the building

Apogee’s business units supporting these building retrofit strategies include Alumicor; EFCO Corporation; Harmon, Inc.; Linetec; Sotawall; Tubelite Inc.; Viracon; and Wausau Window and Wall Systems.

To learn more about Apogee’s Building Retrofit Strategy Team’s services and success stories, please visit http://apog.com/renovation.html or contact Kevin Robbins at krobbins@apog.com, 715-409-0821.


About the Association of Engineer Engineers and WEEC
Presented by the Association of Energy Engineers, WEEC will be begin with pre-show workshops on Oct. 15 and continue its programming through Oct. 19 at the Charlotte Convention Center in North Carolina.

Registration options are available for the full conference, where participants can earn up to 10.0 Learning Units toward professional development licensing and certification requirements.

The Association of Energy Engineers includes more than 18,000 members from 100 countries and a network of 98 local chapters. Their mission is “to promote the scientific and educational interests of those engaged in the energy industry and to foster action for Sustainable Development.” Learn more about the association at https://www.aeecenter.org.

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AIA Arkansas, Oct. 17

Tubelite Inc.’s John Wiemer and Kevin Haynes will be participating in the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Arkansas State Convention, on Oct. 17-20 at Hot Springs Convention Center.

The event includes opportunities to earn continuing education credits, learn about new products and visit with local representatives. During the convention, the annual golf tournament and Bikitecture tour will be held on October 18.

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AAMA National Fall Conference, Oct. 15-18, Tucson, AZ

As part of Apogee Enterprises, Inc., Tubelite and its staff are members of the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA). Company representatives will be participating in the AAMA National Fall Conference, Oct. 15-18, at the Loews Ventana Canyon in Tucson, Arizona. Watch for details online.

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