AIA|DC Lunchtime Learning: ASHRAE Standard 160 & Hygrothermal Analysis

August 9, 2019 - 12:00pm
Washington, DC

On Friday August 9th, Project Manager, Justin Long, PE, BECxP, from SK&A's Repair & Restoration Division, conducted a lunchtime learning presentation for AIA|DC on ASHRAE Standard 160 and hygrothermal analysis.  Located at AIA/DC's District Architecture Center on 7th Street, NW downtown, the presentation covered the following items:

  • Introduced participants to basic building science and hygrothermal principles
  • Examined the impacts of various design criteria and evaluation criteria
  • Demonstrated the benefits, capabilities, and limitations of both hygrothermal analysis software tools and ASHRAE Standard 160 itself.