Mike Steffen of Walsh Construction Co. will present an invited paper at the 4th Building Enclosure Science and Technology Conference (BEST 4) next week in Kansas City.
Mike’s paper is titled “Five Not So Easy Pieces – Designing and Building the Passive House Enclosure.” The paper is a detailed examination of the process to develop and implement the enclosure system design on the Orchards at Orenco project in Hillsboro. A digital copy of Mike’s paper can be found here. Mike’s presentation can be found here.
Related papers presented at previous BEST conferences can be found here and here. These papers address WALSH’s approach to quality management of enclosure systems and the pursuit of airtightness in buildings.