When there are presentations at Chapter meetings or seminars, they will be linked here when the presenter provides them.
February 14, 2019 presentation by Rebecca Holt, LEED AP BD+C, ND, senior sustainable building advisor, associate director, Sustainable Communities Lab, Perkins + Will in San Francisco, about mass timber construction. Holt provided several sources of information about her presentation:
September 13, 2018 presentation by Gerald Gunny, P.E., S.E., past president of the Structural Engineers Association of Southern Nevada, and structural plans examiner with the City of Henderson Building and Fire Safety Division, about the 2018 IBC structural update. Click here to access the presentation.
July 12, 2018 presentation by chapter member, Nat Hodgson, the executive director and CEO of the Southern Nevada Home Builders Association, about the local residential construction industry. Click here to access the presentation.
Also, Click here to access the course materials from Doug Nelson, professor/construction management at the College of Southern Nevada.
June 14, 2018 presentation by Secretary/Treasurer Kevin McOsker, P.E., C.B.O., the chief building official for the City of Las Vegas, about the chapter’s proposed budget for fiscal 2018/2019. The members at the meeting voted unanimously to approve the proposed budget. Click here to access the presentation.
April 12, 2018 presentation by Past President Steve DiGiovanni, P.E., a fire protection engineer with the Clark County Department of Building & Fire Prevention, about tall wood building code proposals. Click here to access the PowerPoint presentation.