Below-grade waterproofing and dampproofing - with Mike Washnuk

  • February 20, 2020
  • 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
  • Red River College – 160 Princess St, Winnipeg, MB R3B 1K9
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Presentation Overview:

This presentation will address below-grade waterproofing and dampproofing as they relate to building design and detailing. Topics to cover will include: The distinction between waterproofing and dampproofing; The different types of materials and insulation that can be utilized and their benefits and limitations; Environmental considerations for applications (cold weather, wet weather, hot weather); Structural considerations (building movement and its impact on materials); The importance of design in relation to detailing footing to wall junctions and site drainage, and proper membrane protection.

Speaker Bio:

Mike Washnuk

Technical Representative, at SOPREMA

Mike Washnuk is a Certified Technical Representative (CTR) for SOPREMA.  Mike has been a manufacturer’s representative in the Winnipeg market for over 10 years and has worked with product suppliers relevant to building enclosures.  Mike has been working at SOPREMA for the past four years and during that time has gained insight into important design and installation considerations for below-grade waterproofing.  

Thursday February 20th, 2020

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

Members $0 / Future Members $20

Event Location: Red River College Princess Street

Room P107

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