November 21, 2023 - OBEC News
OBEC “Pushing the Envelope” Magazine – Call for AbstractsWe are currently planning the Spring 2024 and Fall 2024 issues of Pushing the Envelope Canada. If you’re a building science specialist with a story to share, please send a short abstract for consideration.
November 9, 2023 - OBEC News
OBEC - Call for VolunteersAre you interested in joining one of OBEC’s Committees? The Ontario Building Envelope Council (OBEC) has been bridging the gaps amongst the architectural, engineering, research, manufacturers, and construction communities since 1987.
December 22, 2022 - OBEC News
NRC WALL TYPE RESEARCH STUDY - Participants WantedCall out to Architects, Engineers, & Building Envelope Experts to participate in a research study. As masters of detailing, we invite you to apply to be one of the building experts in this study.
November 21, 2022 - OBEC News
OBEC Scholarships – Enter Now!OBEC is pleased to provide academic scholarships for students in post-secondary education programs where building science/envelope is studied.
November 9, 2022 - OBEC News
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: Pushing the Envelope CanadaThe Ontario Building Envelope Council (OBEC) is excited to be planning the Spring 2023 issue, and Fall 2023 issue of Pushing the Envelope Canada. If you’re a building science specialist with a story to share, please send a short abstract for consideration.
September 12, 2022 - OBEC News
Call for Nominations – OBEC Board of DirectorsWe Need You! This year, there are four (4) terms expiring on the Board of Directors of the Ontario Building Envelope Council.
August 24, 2022 - OBEC News
BSSB Announces first Recipient Brian Shedden Memorial AwardOBEC is pleased to share that the Building Science Specialist Board has announced that the first recipient of the Brian Shedden Memorial Award is Russell Richman.
June 28, 2022 - OBEC News
The OBEC Board of Directors has wholeheartedly approved the nomination of a special Beckie Award to Brian Shedden.Brian was a life-long learner. His contribution to excellence has been made real through his leadership of young consultants and constructors who had the honour of working with him.
October 26, 2021 - OBEC News
Just Released! The Fall 2021 issue of “Pushing the Envelope”.This issue focuses on City of Toronto Partners with Real Estate Developer for Toronto Green Standards Testing. Articles include: Behind the Numbers: How Products Get Tested & Why it Matters, An Overview of Steep-Sloped Asphalt Shingle Roofing, and much more...
December 9, 2020 - OBEC News
Just Released! The Fall/Winter issue of “Pushing the Envelope”.This issue focuses on air leakage in the envelope. Other stories cover acoustics, a new generation of foam insulation, blockchain digital technologies, waterproofing, EIFS, and much more...