OCT 2, 2017
Changing Climate, Changing Buildings
An architectural discourse on the effects our built environment has inflicted on the natural environment, and the solutions required to reverse them north of Canada‚Äôs 60th Parallel.
Friday, November 24, 2017 [8:30am - 4:30pm]
Explorer Hotel - Yellowknife, NT
APR 14, 2017
May 31, 2017 (8:30-4:30)
Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre
[REGISTRATION IS STILL OPEN UNTIL MAY 29]
NWTAA is pleased to welcome the National Research Council (NRC) to Yellowknife for an overview of changes to the 2015 National Building Code, adopted in November 2016 by the Government of the Northwest Territories.
Four presenters from NRC will present on various parts of the NBC, including parts 3, 4, 5, 6 and 9, as well as the National Fire Code, National Plumbing Code, and National Energy Code for Buildings (NECB). Topics include Hazardous Materials and Activities, Energy, Accessibility, Stairs, Fire Alarms and Security, Seismic Design, Structural Design, Exterior Insulation and Finishing System (EIFS), Apparent Sound Transmission Class (ASTC), Roofing, Windows and Curtain Walls, Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning (HVAC), Plumbing, Envelope & Structure, Fire Protection, and Mid-rise Wood.
All registrants will have an opportunity for questions with the presenters and other NRC staff, and a detailed "2015 Changes" handbook will be provided to all registrants.
This full-day event will be held on May 31, 2017, at the Prince of Wales Northern Heritage Centre in Yellowknife.
To register, complete and submit the form below by May 29:
Registration Form - Understanding Changes to the National Building Code - May 31, 2017
MAR 1, 2017
The 16th Annual General Meeting of the Northwest Territories Association of Architects will be held on Thursday, April 6, 2016, at 6:00PM at the NWTAA Office (Suite 202, 5204 50th Avenue, Yellowknife, NT). For details, please visit the Annual General Meeting page.