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May 11 @ 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm

The BCIT Building Science class of 2022 will hold their Open House on Wednesday, May 11 from 2:30 P.M. to 5:30 P.M. The graduating students will be displaying their Term Projects in the High-Performance Building Lab (Building NW3) located just off Canada Way east of Willingdon Avenue in Burnaby (Map Diagram Below). Come and meet the graduating students, share beverages and snacks, and check out the latest student research and the Building Science program.

Topics include:

  • Performance Analysis of Vacuum Insulation Panels
  • Better Daylight and Views in Passive Houses via Chamfered Window Openings
  • Improving Outdoor Sound Isolation in Older Homes
  • Wet/Dry Performance of Insulation Types
  • Detailing Exhaust Ducts through Slab Edge Thermal Breaks
  • Air Leakage Through Exhaust Ducts when Not in Use
  • Cross-Laminated Timber vs Dowel Laminated Timber
  • Waterproofing Old Basements into Usable Space

Parking is available for a small charge in the student lot on the West side of the Inglis Building (entrance from Canada Way eastbound). We look forward to seeing you there to show your support for the students and the Institute.


For further information contact:
John Lovatt, P.Eng., Instructor, Building Science Elective
Architectural and Building Technology
Phone 604-454-2226



May 11
2:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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High-Performance Buildings Lab, BCIT Burnaby Campus
3700 Willingdon Ave
Burnaby, V5G 3H2 Canada
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