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    Fort Collins 2017 September Lunch Meeting

    September 13, 2017
    12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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    Farnsworth Group
    1612 Specht Point Road, Suite 105
    Fort Collins, CO 80525
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    Join us for a joint informational meeting with the Board of the South West Region the Building Commissioning Association (BCA).

     Building Commissioning has made its way into the building codes, it continues to have an impact on the projects we support and the final deliverable to our building owners. We need to be aware of the impact(s) to our projects, identify them early and understand some of industry best practices to adequately advise our owners and scale our efforts in interacting with Commissioning. ASHRAE Standard 202 outlines the commissioning process but it is not often fully embraced by all owners, projects or providers.

     Come hear about the most current trends in Building Commissioning from industry experts. Our panel discussion explores the roles, and interactions of the Cx Authority and Design Engineer. You’ll hear from certified professionals how the BCA approaches the commissioning life cycle and hopefully leave with a better understanding of the goals and intentions of commissioning professionals that you’ll continue to interact with.  Fundamentally, how we work together to achieve an energy efficient well run building and happy owners. 

    Meet the Panelist:

    Noah Welshans

    Noah brings an over 16 year career as a technical consultant and project manager focused on IT Security and Architecture, Building Automation Design, Analytics, and Commissioning. Noah's hands on technical experience aids in decision making about energy efficient design choices, building operation and maintenance, and integration of these systems and technologies. Noah is also an outspoken advocate of improving the Built Environment connection of buildings, occupants, the environment and is currently pursuing his WELL AP and also volunteers on the USGBC Colorado Education Committee and Southwest Chapter of the Building Commissioning Association.

    Tracey Whaley, PE, CCP

    Tracey is a Commissioning Leader with DLR Group with over 25 years of experience. She began her career as a mechanical design engineer prior to transitioning to providing commissioning services. She is a graduate of Kansas State University with a B.S. in Architectural Engineer. Tracey is a long time member of ASHRAE, serving as Government Affairs Chair for Central Florida Chapter 2010-2011, as well as serving in various positions with the Society of Women Engineers. 

    Joe Ellison, QCxP

    Joe is an MEP Coordinator for Saunders Construction, a general contractor based in Denver Colorado. Joe began his career in the construction industry 25 years ago after obtaining his degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Mexico. He has been a member of the Building Commissioning Association since 2008, and is currently serving as a board member for the Southwest Region.

    Josh Harwood, CCP

    Josh is the Program Manager of McKinstry’s commissioning team in the Rocky Mountain Region and has extensive project management and engineering experience. Josh’s responsibilities include ensuring that the commissioning of all projects meet the system design intents while delivering safe and efficient building operations to the owner. This includes but is not limited to HVAC, electrical, plumbing, boiler, EMCS, and other support equipment maintenance and operation.

    Tickets

    $15.00 Member Ticket

    $15.00 Guest Ticket

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