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BCIT Webinar: Fire Protection and Energy Efficiency Solutions for MURBs

February 28 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm


Can firewalls meet code, be affordable, airtight and thermal bridge free (all at the same time)?

Part 3 residential construction is growing in Canada as multi-unit buildings provide more sustainable and affordable residential options as compared to houses. BCIT and CertainTeed are proud to deliver this free webinar to review new details for interior compartmentalized fire protection that are compatible with the highest steps of the new BC Energy Step Code Airtightness and Thermal Energy Demand (TEDI) requirements. During the webinar we will also review with the audience our top 10 innovative construction tips to achieve high performance assemblies.

Who Should Attend?

Architects, developers, contractors and construction students.


Participants will be provided with details before the event to be involved with the conservation on how to construct fire protected an energy efficient Step Code compliant wall and roof assemblies. Sequential steps of the construction details and real image of the actual constructed mock-up will be covered.


  • Robert (Bob) Marshall, Building Science Manager – CertainTeed, Saint-Gobain
  • Robert Poystila, CTR, BC Architectural Solutions Manager – CertainTeed Canada
  • Alex Hebert, P.Eng, Manager, Zero Energy Buildings – BCIT

Click here to register.


February 28
1:00 pm - 3:00 pm