Metro New York ICRI

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ICRI-NY is the local chapter of ICRI International, an association of construction industry professionals devoted to the proper repair and restoration of concrete and other structures.

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Upcoming Event

February Technical Meeting

"Pookie" - Everything You Need to Know About Sealants

Join us on February 18th for dinner and a presentation by Dave Kimball of PROSOCO. Dave Kimball (34 years in the Sealant Industry, now a PROSOCO employee) will speak frankly about Pookie and provide a basic understanding of how sealants work, how it should be installed and what goes wrong. Kimball will start with the ABC's of sealants from the perspective of both a chemist and a seasoned troubleshooter. The discussion will cover sealant chemistry and why it is important to you (not all sealants are created equal), as well as the “goal in life” of a sealant and what it means to be able to handle "life in a joint". Other topics will include: important sealant properties, the Big Six of Sealant installation and why each is important, staining of sensitive substrates, and why sealants fail. Kimball prefers this to be an open discussion within the framework of sealants in the commercial construction world so bring your questions and any current sealant issues you may have for discussion.
*Pookie – a fun term used to describe the sealant itself or its many uses.

About the Speaker

After 34 years as a sealant technical specialist and chemist at a major silicone sealant company, Dave Kimball has retired and started anew with PROSOCO, Inc., in the role of Technical Specialist with the Building Envelop Group covering the North Atlantic Region from his office in Long Island City, NY. Formerly trained as a chemist, Dave spent years living in many different parts of the country primarily in a Technical Services role working on Weatherseal, Structural Glazing, and exterior coatings applications. In his new role, Dave is inspired by the new and unique challenges of rough opening preparation and proper air and vapor barrier installation.





Event Details

Date: Wednesday, February 18th, 2015

Time: 6-8pm

Location:
Club 101
101 Park Avenue, NY, NY

Cost:
Prepaid ICRI Members - $55 pp.*
Prepaid Non Members - $75 pp.
ICRI Member's at Door - $75 pp.*
Non Members at Door - $95 pp.

Each chapter sponsoring company is allowed 3 free guests. Please list the name of the guest when registering. Additional guests should register at the member rate.

*-Your membership to ICRI must be paid and active to receive this rate. Your membership status will be verified at the event



ICRI-MNY Welcomes Newest Sponsor

ICRI-MNY would like to welcome Allied Building Products, one of the largest and most successful distributors in the building materials industry, as a premium sponsor. To learn more about Allied Building Products, visit them at www.alliedbuilding.com.


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Garvin Brown

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Kenseal Construction Products

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Springfield Scaffolding

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ICRI Metro New York Chapter

1710 First Avenue
New York, NY 10128
1-855-MNY-ICRI (669-4274)