SK&A served as the Building Enclosure Commissioning Authority (BECxA) and provided Building Enclosure Commissioning (BECx) services pursuant to NIBS Guideline 3-2012, ASHRAE Guideline 0, and the 2012 International Green Construction Code (IgCC) for the Tucker Road Ice Rink. SK&A developed the commissioning process by which the design and construction of building enclosure materials, components, and assemblies are designed and validated to meet IgCC requirements and other defined objectives and requirements of the project, as established by the owner. In this role, SK&A also provided comprehensive technical reviews of the building enclosure and the various air, water, thermal, and vapor control materials and components and systems during the schematic design, design development, and construction documents phases.
SK&A advised the project team on technical matters, provided recommendations for the development of details, systems and assemblies, and reviewed documents for completion and coordination. Recommendations for the functional performance testing of the building enclosure components and assemblies were also provided and fully incorporated into the commission program and project requirements.