Latest Past Events

July Dinner/Zoom Meeting: HVAC Expert Kenny Hart

Truitt & White Conference Room 1817 Second Street, Berkeley

Master Plumber & HVAC Technician Kenny Hart will give a presentation on how heating & cooling equipment has changed in the last 50 years. Starting with old gas furnaces and up through modern heat pumps. 5:30pm Pre-Meeting Paul Barraza will review the ASHI standard for HVAC systems (Attendees with earn an additional ASHI CE) 6:45pm Comment Review Brian…

$10 – $45

June Dinner/Zoom Meeting: Douglas Hansen of CodeCheck

Douglas Hansen will give a presentation on recent electrical code updates in the 2022 CEC. The 2022 Energy Code encourages efficient electric heat pumps, establishes electric-ready requirements for new homes, expands solar photovoltaic and battery storage standards, strengthens ventilation standards, and more. Building whose permit applications are applied for on or after January 1, 2023,…

May Dinner/Zoom Meeting: Derrick Dinelli & Soren Brice of Simpson Strong-Tie

Truitt & White Conference Room 1817 Second Street, Berkeley

Everyday we look at wood connectors, either on the sub-structure or on exterior decks - so it is critical to know the common uses (and mis-uses) of the popular connectors. Simpson Strong-Tie is the world leader in structural engineering solutions and deeply dedicated to a mission of helping people design and build safer, stronger structures.…

$10 – $45