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British Columbia Building Envelope Council (BCBEC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing a platform for proponents of the building industry to discuss issues and exchange information on building envelope issues. BCBEC was registered under the Societies' Act in 1990.

BCBEC is composed of all segments of the industry including members of governments, consultants in the building envelope field, product manufacturer's, manufacturing associations, contractors, and educators.

BCBEC is comprised of approximately 350 members. The predominant mode of information sharing is by luncheon seminars held once per month. At the seminars, speakers deliver a visual presentation relating to their particular expertise.

Once a year BCBEC holds a full-day seminar, usually dealing with a wide range of topics.
BCBEC is an organization dedicated to information sharing; not marketing.
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BCBEC and HPO present
2015 Half-Day Workshop:
Building Smart with Basements
and Parkades

Thursday, February 19th, 2015
The Italian Cultural Centre Society

3075 Slocan Street
Vancouver, BC
7:00 am - 12:05pm  

Building Smart with Basements and Parkades

Presented by the British Columbia Building Envelope Council (BCBEC) and the Homeowner Protection Office (HPO), a branch of BC Housing.

This half-day workshop will focus on the design, construction, maintenance and remediation of basements and parkades in residential buildings. Industry leaders will discuss code requirements, soil condition assessments, building systems, remediation strategies, and depreciation reports. Presentations will showcase recent research studies in single and multi-unit residential buildings.

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BCBEC would like your feedback on past luncheons, future presentations, or any views that would be beneficial to the organization.  All submittals will be reviewed. 

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Wednesday, January 28th, 2015
Victoria Luncheon:
Demystifying Hazardous Materials
Victoria, BC
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Thursday, February 19th, 2015
Half-Day Workshop
Vancouver, BC
7:00am - 12:05pm

Upcoming Vancouver Luncheons:
Mark Your Calendars!

BCBEC seminar info


Tuesday, May 19th, 2015
Seattle Building Enclosure Council (SeaBEC) presents:
2015 SeaBEC Symposium
One-Day Symposium
Seattle Art Museum
Seattle, WA, USA

Information & Registration:
2015 SeaBEC Symposium



Disclaimer: The policy of BCBEC is to discourage the use of its name in any activity where product
endorsement or certification of competence is implied or expressly stated.

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