December Holiday Party

Hosted by the Following Generous Sponsors:

LONG
Carrier West
Western Mechanical
Air Purification
Trane
The Tempered Air Group


Sponsorship levels are defined here:
Bronze: $150
Silver: $250
Gold: $500
Platinum: $750
All sponsor contributions go straight to our Christmas Party!

November Lunch Meeting- CO Safety

Join us for our November meeting with the Pikes Peak chapter on Thursday, 11/21 from 11:00AM to 1:00PM. Don Piano, Manager and Training Director for the Pikes Peak Mechanical Contractors Association, will be presenting on the details and importance of Carbon Monoxide Safety. Please see the attached biography and topic of presentation for more information.

Please note, this month’s meeting will be held at the Knights of Columbus building at 22 W. Pikes Peak Avenue (adjacent to downtown library). This may be our Chapter’s new meeting place! Detailed directions to the new meeting place are attached. The

Lunch is $20 at the door. The website is back up and fully functional, so you can Pre-Pay online and save at WWW.PIKESPEAKASHRAE.COM/shop/.

Please RSVP to Mike Van Den Heuvel (mike@frontrangeconstructioninc.com) at least 2 days in advance so we know how many lunches to buy.

If you haven’t already, please mark your calendar with the dates of upcoming monthly presentations, parties and technical tours so you don’t miss a thing:

  • DECEMBER 12 – ASHRAE Christmas Dinner Party – The Pinery at the Hill
  • JANUARY 16 – Technical Tour – Distillery 291
  • FEBRUARY 20 – Distinguished Lecturer Tim Wentz – East Library
  • MARCH 19 – Michael Ivanovich AMCA – Knights of Columbus Building (tentatively)

We look forward to seeing each of you there!

September 19 – ASHRAE Monthly Meeting- PPRBD!

Please join us as we kick off a great year at our Pikes Peak chapter! Jack Arrington and Nancy Swearengin will now be joined by Dale Hoke and Shelbie Erickson to present on HVAC codes and inspections, with an emphasis on insulating commercial duct. Our presenters have thoughtfully prepared a hand out for the presentation, so come ready to learn and interact!

We will meet at the East Library, 5550 North Union Blvd., from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Lunch is $20 at the door.  Pre-Pay online and save at www.pikespeakashrae.com, just click “Sign Up Here” and buy your lunch ticket.

Please RSVP to Mike Van Den Heuvel (mike@frontrangeconstructioninc.com) at least 2 days in advance so we know how many lunches to buy.

If you haven’t already, please mark your calendar with the dates of upcoming monthly presentations, parties and technical tours so you don’t miss a thing:

  • OCTOBER 24 – Member Requested Presenter –  Edward Fronapfel – East Library
  • NOVEMBER 21 – Return Presenter – Don Piano (PPMCA Lawyer) – Farnsworth Office
  • DECEMBER 12 – ASHRAE Christmas Party – The Pinery at the Hill
  • JANUARY 16 – Technical Tour – Distillery 291

March 2019 Lunch Meeting: Integrated Building Design

MARCH 2019 ASHRAE MEETING

 

Thursday March 21

11:30am-1:30 pm

EAST LIBRARY 

5550 North Union Blvd.

Colorado Springs, CO 80918

 

DISTINGUISHED LECTURER – CHARLES GULLEDGE III

Integrated Building Design

 

Our presentation is on Integrated Building Design. The quest of       successfully providing a truly integrated building design continues  to challenge our industry and the built world. This program looks   at these challenges, identifies barriers to success, and explores       solutions to promote and achieve holistic IBD. Topics include:What is IBD, Project delivery techniques, Design team structures, Design discipline cross-links and coordination, Hidden barriers, and How   do we make IBD work?

 

Speaker Biography

Charles Gulledge III is a senior mechanical engineer with AC Corp. in Greensboro, NCHe has over 24 years’ experience in the HVAC industry. Currently, he is a member of the ASHRAE Handbook Committee and Building Information Modeling and                Interoperability AD Hoc Committee and liaison to the Construction Specifications       Institute (CSI).   Previously, he was a member of the 7.1 Integrated Building Design and the High-Performance Building Design Professional Certification Ad Hoc              Committee. As liaison to CDS, Gulledge was deeply involved in the overhaul of the MasterFormat 2004 specification organization structure. He is a MasterFormat        Accredited Instructor and has conducted numerous classes.

February 2019 Lunch Meeting: OA Control Improves Building’s Performance

FEBRUARY 2019 ASHRAE MEETING

 

Thursday February 21

11:30am-1:30 pm

EAST LIBRARY 

5550 North Union Blvd.

Colorado Springs, CO 80918

 

SETH LETOURNEAU

“Outdoor Airflow Control Improves Building’s Performance”

 

This course demonstrates the performance and economical            advantages of directly measuring and controlling outdoor air            intakes versus the traditional approach of relying upon a fixed        outdoor air damper position.  Design guidelines are provided to     assist in optimizing systems by using direct airflow monitoring and control.  The goal of the course is to improve indoor building           environments, building pressurization control, and improving         energy economy.

January Lunch Meeting- Bridging the Gap from Design Intent to Operational Reality

JANUARY 2019 ASHRAE MEETING

 

Thursday January 24

11:30am-1:30 pm

EAST LIBRARY 

5550 North Union Blvd.

Colorado Springs, CO 80918

 

COREY CHINN – PE, CEM, CxA, LEED AP

Bridging the Gap from Design Intent to Operational Reality

 

We will discuss project experiences, successful and not, to lay out acase for a few simple/practical tips to help ensure facilities operateas intended. Building upon lessons learned through CommissioningRetro-Commissioning  and Asset Management that can  support     improvements in both design and operations.  We’ll discuss simple goal setting strategies and attaining O&M buy in at the beginning  of the project, then ask you to consider preparation of design         documents which are useful for operations.

2018-19 Upcoming Lunch Programs

Mark your calendar with the dates for the upcoming monthly meetings:

 

  • OCTOBER 18 – Pikes Peak Regional Building Department
  • NOVEMBER 15 – TBD
  • DECEMBER 6 – CHRISTMAS PARTY at The Pinery at the Hill
  • JANUARY 17 – Distinguished Lecturer
  • FEBRUARY 21 – Technical Tour
  • MARCH 21 – TBD
  • APRIL 18 – ASHRAE Webcast
  • MAY 16 – Technical Tour