Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Engineers to Speak on Building Envelope Flashing and Floor Failures

WHO:  Robert Bateman, AIA, Staff Consultant
         Peter Nelson, P.E., Senior Principal
         Emily Hopps, P.E., Senior Staff II


WHAT:  CONSTRUCT 2011 offers an accredited education program, an exhibit hall floor, as well as networking opportunities. Attendees are professionals in the institutional, industrial, and commercial building fields that design, build, specify, engineer, renovate, and operate in the built environment.

The topics for the above speakers include: 

  • Robert Bateman: "What's Around the Corner? Building Envelope Flashing"
  • Peter Nelson and Emily Hopps: "Problems and Solutions with Concrete Floor Coverings and Coatings"

WHERE:  Lakeside Center
            McCormick Place
            Chicago, IL

WHEN:  Sept. 14-16, 2011           

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About Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc.

Simpson Gumpertz & Heger Inc. (SGH) is a national engineering firm that designs, investigates, and rehabilitates structures and building enclosures. Our award-winning work encompasses building, nuclear, transportation, water/wastewater, and science/defense projects throughout the United States and in more than 30 other countries. 

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