Seminar Costs

Unless otherwise noted, there is no cost to attend an MBEC educational seminar event for members.  The cost for a non-member to attend however is $20.  

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Upcoming events

    • October 24, 2019
    • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    • Manitoba Hydro building – 360 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, MB, R3C 0G8
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    Presentation Overview:

    Two 20 minute presentations as follows:

    Presenter: Art Macaw P. Eng.

    Topic: The application of high performance precast prestressed concrete panels for building envelopes.

    •          Types of wall panels.
    •          Finishes available.
    •          Thermal performance.
    •          Moisture barrier performance.
    •          Air barrier performance.
    •          Project examples.

    Presenter: Ed Muehlberg Registered Architect

    Topic: IES lite weight precast concrete wall system for building envelopes.

    •          Review IES precast faced wall system.
    •          Fire rating performance.
    •          Thermal performance.
    •          Moisture barrier performance.
    •          Air barrier performance.
    •          Project examples

    Speaker Bio's:

    Art Macaw P. Eng

    Art has been extensively involved in the construction industry for more than 30 years, and for the last 17 years, in the precast/prestressed industry, applying his engineering, heavy construction and precast experience to various markets in Canada and the United States.

    He has successfully collaborated with architects, engineers, contractors and owners, providing precast solutions for multiple projects including parking structures, building envelopes and total precast buildings. Working with his industry partners he has facilitated all aspects of projects, from preliminary design, all the way through to project completion.

    Art’s dedication to providing innovative solutions and Wells Concrete’s commitment to total quality are a valuable resource for your precast concrete needs.

    Ed Muehlberg

    Ed has been a Registered Architect since 2001.  In his 23 year architectural career, he has worked on projects of different sizes, construction types and complexities.  As a project architect and manager, he has been involved in all phases of the design process from pre-design thru construction administration.  Ed’s role at Wells Concrete continues to be that of an Architect – using his unique skill set to help find design and production solutions for owners, architects and contractors.  He helps bring new products and technologies to the marketplace, providing owner’s and design teams even more architectural options to consider in their projects.

    Ed graduated from North Dakota State University with a Bachelor of Architecture and received his Masters of Architecture from Syracuse University.

    Thursday October 24th, 2019

    3:00 pm - 4:30 pm (registration starts 2:30)

    Members $0 / Future Members $20

    Event Location: Manitoba Hydro 360 Portage Ave

    *Note: Security will escort you to the room after signing in

    • November 19, 2019
    • 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
    • Viscount Gort Hotel – 1670 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3J 0C9
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    John Straube is Coming to Winnipeg!

    MBEC will be bringing in John Straube Tuesday November 19th for a full day symposium where he will cover a variety of topics. More information to come. All registrations will include a light breakfast followed by lunch. 

    There are a limited numbers of seats available - registration will be on a first come first serve basis.

    Tuesday November 19th, 2019

    8:00 am - 4:30 pm (registration starts 8:00)

    Members $125 / Future Members $175

    Event Location: Viscount Gort Hotel 1670 Portage Ave

    Please note that any cancellations must be made no later than 10 business days prior to the scheduled event. Cancellations following this period will not be refunded.

Past events

September 24, 2019 The Fortune Block - With Dean Syverson
June 19, 2019 The MBEC Spring Wrap Up
May 16, 2019 Radon and what you need to know - with Heather Swail
March 19, 2019 Cast in Place Balcony Thermal Breaks - with Sarah Boila
January 16, 2019 ASTM Air Tightness - with Kevin Knight
December 04, 2018 MBEC Annual General Meeting
December 04, 2018 RAINO - 385 St. Mary Ave. – Reflecting on the comprehensive renovation of a mid-century modernist gem and AGM
October 30, 2018 Introduction to the Insulated Concrete Form (ICF) Industry
May 16, 2018 Roofing Design and System Considerations
February 13, 2018 Roof Assemblies - Problems in the Field
January 17, 2018 Thermal Comfort
November 21, 2017 Moisture-Safe High-R Walls: A Half-Day Seminar with John Straube
October 26, 2017 Building Enclosures for 5 & 6 Storey Mid-Rise Wood Buildings - Graham Finch
September 27, 2017 High Performance Glazing: Technologies, Applications & Resulting Performance
May 16, 2017 Pt. 2 - Building Performance: Maximizing Energy Saving through an Integrated Design Approach
April 05, 2017 Pt. 1 - Building Performance: Maximizing Energy Saving through an Integrated Design Approach
February 28, 2017 Building Envelope Testing Tools of the Trade (Afternoon Session)
February 28, 2017 Building Envelope Testing Tools of the Trade (Morning Session)
November 24, 2016 MECB - What it is and Where we are now... - Seminar
October 20, 2016 Alloway Hall Renewal & Expansion
September 22, 2016 Registration Open! Basic Building Science - MBEC Full Day Event
May 19, 2016 Manitoba Schools: Building Envelope Longevity and Failures - MBEC Seminar
March 31, 2016 Air Leakage Testing of Occupied Buildings - MBEC Seminar
December 09, 2015 MECB Part 1 - Navigating Building Envelope Requirements: It's Really Not That Painful
November 26, 2015 Recreational Centres as a Building Type - MBEC Seminar
November 18, 2015 The Challenge of High Performance Wood Framed Enclosures - Residential, Commercial, and Mid-Rise Seminar with Dr. John Straube - Winnipeg
October 28, 2015 Manitoba Hydro Place - Lessons Learned
December 11, 2014 Net Zero Buildings with Peter Amerongen SOLD OUT
November 18, 2014 Sustainable Schools: How Manitoba Schools are Reaping the Benefits of LEED
September 25, 2014 One Evergreen Place: Exterior Wall Systems Remediation and Monitoring
May 28, 2014 Holey Moley - Air Leakage in Manitoba's Commercial Building Sector
March 24, 2014 Past, Present, Future: Manitoba's Green Building Program
February 27, 2014 Passive House Design Fundamentals
January 23, 2014 The U of M Alternative Village Honduras Project
December 18, 2013 "Ask the Experts" Mix and Mingle
December 03, 2013 NAFS and the Building Code: What Architects and Builders Need to Know
November 25, 2013 THERM Training for Modeling Building Enclosure Assemblies
August 20, 2013 Building Science 101 Workshop - Tuesday August 20, 2013
June 11, 2013 Building Science Myths & Lies
May 08, 2013 Keeping Radon Out
March 13, 2013 Make it Tight, Vent it Right
February 20, 2013 Residential Rating Programs for Energy and Environmental Performance
January 31, 2013 Building Better Buildings
January 16, 2013 Architectural Glass - The Right Choice
November 29, 2012 SOLD OUT - The National Energy Code - Hope and Peril
October 30, 2012 Building Monitoring - Structure Monitoring Technology
September 27, 2012 Planning for the Unexpected - How to Ensure Mould Does not Spoil Your Envelope Replacement Project
May 09, 2012 The High Performance Wall
April 12, 2012 Building Envelope Research at the Alternative Village
March 22, 2012 The Building Enclosure and its Impact on the Real Energy Performance of Buildings
March 06, 2012 March Lunch Event: New Building Commissioning Standards & the 2012 Air Barrier Rodeo Results
February 08, 2012 Special Air Barrier Rodeo
January 26, 2012 Energy Dollars and Cents of Building Envelopes
November 17, 2011 Red River College Patterson Retrofit Project
October 20, 2011 Whole Building Airtightness
May 10, 2011 Green Building Envelopes 101 Workshop
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