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2011 BETEC Symposium Presentations

Tuesday, December 20, 2011  
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Symposium Presentations:

Fire Requirements for Light Framed High R-Value Walls
by Jesse J. Beitel, Hughes Engineering (6MB)

Structural Challenges and Solutions for Code-Compliant, High R-value Light-Frame Walls
by Jay H. Crandell, ARES Consulting (1 MB)

Field Studies of Homes Constructed with High R-Value Walls
by Andre O. Desjarlais, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (2.5 MB)

Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS) for use in High R-Value Framed Walls
by Tony Stall (3 MB)

Moisture Engineering in the 21st Century
by Manfred Kehrer, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (3 MB)

Structural Considerations for High-R Walls
by Vladimir Kochkin, NAHB Research Center (1 MB)

A Field Report on High Performance Light Framed Walls
by Alex Lukachko, Building Science Corporation (10 MB)

A Builder's Experience and Perspective
by Randy Melvin, Winchester Homes (1.5 MB)

A Comparison of Light-Frame High-R Walls
by William Zoeller, Steven Winter Associates Inc. (800 KB)

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