Chicago Chapter SFPE Member Carl Baldassarra and Amanda Kimball will be two of the presenters at the 2017 Chicago Committee on High-Rise Buildings Seminar.
Click here to visit the CCHRB website for more information on this excellent event that SFPE Chicago is co-sponsoring.
Presentations and Speakers:
- High Rise Timber – Technology and Trends
Benton Johnson; Associate, SOM, Chicago
- Tall Wood Buildings: Products, Design Process and a Case Study
Bernhard Gafner; Partner; ACC Structural Engineers, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
- Opportunities, Benefits and Challenges of Building Taller Wood Buildings
Jeff Morrow; Program Manager, LendLease Construction, Nashville, TN
William R. Tobin III; Master Superintendent, Vice President, LendLease, Nashville, TN.
- Fire Safety Codes and the Mass Timber High Rise
Carl Baldassarra, Principal, Wiss, Janney, Elstner; Chicago, IL.
Amanda Kimball, Research Project Manager, NFPA Fire Protection Research Foundation, Quincy, MA
- River Beech Tower
Todd Snapp; Partner, Perkins + Will, Chicago, IL.
- Round Table Discussion
A panel discussion and Q&A session of all presenters moderated by Dick Fencl