DBVW, Heidi Gumula (photo)

Events for October 21, 2020

Webinar: Green Source Solutions presents, Architectural Bamboo in the Age of Digital Fabrication

Wednesday October 21, 2020

12:00 PM to 1:00 PM


Zoom Registration required

Course Description:  This is a webinar designed to completely familiarize the participants in the most sustainable material in the world- BAMBOO.  Starting with the growing /harvesting and initial preparation to complete Architectural Interior Products.  The use has greatly expanded from flooring and cabinets to digitally crafted wall and ceiling panels.  We will explore the process of this craft; C and C routing of solid panels, also touching on the new flooring and other uses, including certifications and regulations.

 Learning Objectives

  • Understand the manufacturing process, construction and environmental properties (Life Cycle Analysis) of architectural bamboo panel.
  • Understand the set-up, tooling and machinery and techniques associated CNC milled bamboo panels.
  • Understand the process of fire rating and manufacturing acoustical products utilizing CNC milled architectural grade bamboo panels.
  • Understanding specify CNC milled bamboo panels including environmental , fire rating, acoustical and architectural grade bamboo requirements.

Design Awards Committee Meeting

Wednesday October 21, 2020

5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

The Design Awards Committee is meeting regularly to plan for the event scheduled for December 9.  All are welcome, contact roni.phipps[@aia-ri.org] for zoom link.

Canceled - Emerging Professionals Committee Meeting

Wednesday October 21, 2020

5:30 PM to 6:30 PM

The  Emerging Professionals Committee is holding its regular monthly meeting.  All are welcome, contact Nicole at nhetherington[@z-ds.com] for zoom link.