Moisture Management in Buildings
ASHRAE Technical Committee 1.12

Meetings Information

St. Louis Meeting, January 2017

TC 1.12 is sponsoring this technical session

Monday, January 30, 8:00 AM-9:30 AM
SEMINAR 24 (INTERMEDIATE) When Buildings Get Wet....What Does That Mean?
Chair: Lan Chi Nguyen Weekes, P.Eng., InAIR Environmental Ltd, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Room: Roman III

This session's theme is moisture, humidity, dampness and what are the differences between them all? The session focuses on the fundamental concepts of moisture management in buildings, discusses common moisture problems and fixes and attempts to describe dampness as it applies to real world situations.
1. New Fundamentals Chapter: Moisture and Buildings - What about Vapor Sources? Hugo Hens, Ph.D., Fellow ASHRAE, University of Leuven (KU Leuven), Leuven, Belgium
2. New Chapter 62 of Applications Volume: Moisture Management from the School of Hard Knocks Lew Harriman, Member IAQA, Mason-Grant Consulting, Portsmouth, NH
3. New ASHRAE Guidance for Moisture Management in Buildings Carl Grimes, HHS, CIEC, Hayward Healthy Home, Monterey, CA

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