ASHRAE WV Chapter

Upcoming Dates:
March 25, 2020: WV EXPO – CANCELLED
March 25, 2020: Chapter eMeeting and presentations by Chuck Gulledge – ASHRAE Society President-Elect and Distinguished Lecturer
April 29, 2019: WVAHSRAE’s Annual Day of Learning/Trade Show – CANCELLED
April 29, 2019: Chapter Meeting and two Webinars – Dedicated Outdoor Air Systems (DOAS) and Ethics
September 2020: WV High Performance Building Day (HPBD) – Focus – Building Resilience


JOIN WVASHRAE for an eMeeting and presentation
by next year’s ASHRAE SOCIETY PRESIDENT
Charles “Chuck” E. Gulledge, III
Wednesday, March 25, 2020

This is a FREE eMeeting for Members, Students and Guests

Seminar attendees will earn 1.0 PDH certificate from WV ASHRAE for attending the online seminar.  Also, this seminar is AIA and GBCI approved for 1.0 CE/LU.

Program:

10:50-11:00 – Chapter Announcements and Speaker Introduction by WVASHRAE President – Chase Thomas
11:00-12:00 – Design-Build-Operate-Maintain: What Could Possibly Go Wrong?
Presented By: Chuck Gulledge, III, ASHRAE President-Elect 

Presentation Description:
Design-Build-Operate-Maintain: What could possibly go wrong?   Built solutions rely on numerous participants to plan, design, construct, operate, and maintain. This program takes a whimsical look at real world traps that can/do occur and offers a lessons learned perspective on how to mitigate/avoid recurrence.
Content covers the following topics:
The Design Disconnect
The Construction Disconnect
The O&M Disconnect
Featured Presenter – Mr. Charles “Chuck” E. Gulledge, III, PE, HBDP, LEED AP, ASHRAE President Elect and Distinguished Lecturer

Charles E. Gulledge, III, PE, HBDP, LEED AP is the 2019-2020 ASHRAE President-Elect, serving on the Executive Committee and the Board of Directors. He is a former ASHRAE Vice President, Treasurer and Director-at-Large. Gulledge has served as past Chair of the Development Committee, ASHRAE 2011 Energy Modeling Conference, Chapter Technology Transfer Committee, and Technical Committee 7.1: Integrated Building Design. He has served as member of the Handbook Committee, CTTC-RVC for Region IV, President of the North Piedmont Chapter, and as the ASHRAE Liaison to the Construction Specifications Institute (CSI). Gulledge has received the Exceptional Service Award, Distinguished Service Award, Regional Award of Merit, Chapter Service Award, and the Dan Mills Technical Award.

In his role as the liaison to CSI, Mr. Gulledge was intimately involved in the overhaul of the MasterFormat 2004 (MF04) specification organization structure. He was a MasterFormat Accredited Instructor for CSI. Mr. Gulledge has presented multiple presentations on the Integrated Design Topic as an ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer and an ASHRAE Learning Institute (ALI) Instructor. He has provided outsourced ALI instruction to organizations such as the New York City Transit Authority and NAVFAC.

Additionally, he participated as a speaker for the ASHRAE Satellite Broadcast on Integrated Building Design. Mr. Gulledge is a Senior Mechanical Engineer with the design/build firm of Environmental Air Systems, LLC in High Point, NC. He has over 34 years of experience in the HVAC industry. A licensed professional engineer in the states of North Carolina, Georgia, Kentucky, South Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama; he received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina State University.

Mr. Gulledge is a Senior Mechanical Engineer with the design/build firm of Environmental Air Systems, LLC in High Point, NC. He has over 36 years of experience in the HVAC industry. A licensed professional engineer in the states of North Carolina, Georgia, Kentucky, South Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama; he received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina State University.

Registration and Viewing Details:

Wednesday, March 25, 2020 10:50 AM – 12:00 PM (EDT)
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We regret to announce that
WV ASHRAE’s 5th Annual Day of Learning/Trade Show
has been CANCELLED

In lieu of our Day of Learning, we are conducting 2 Webinars!
JOIN WVASHRAE April 29 from 10-12 noon EDT
We will be hosting two
FREE Webinars for
Members, Students and Guests
Seminar attendees will earn 1.0 PDH certificate from WV ASHRAE for each seminar attended.
 
Schedule:
10:00-11:00 Superior Performance VAV DOAS – presented by Patricia Graef, P.E. and Art Hallstrom, P.E., FASHRAE
11:00-12:00 Business Ethics for the HVAC Professional – presented by Patricia Graef, P.E. ASHRAE Fellow and Distinguished Lecturer
Featured Presenter – Ms. Patricia Graef, P.E., Fellow ASHRAE, LEED GA, ASHRAE Distinguished Lecturer

Patricia Graef, P.E., Fellow ASHRAE, LEED GA, retired from Munters Corp., Fort Myers, Fla. Graef has spent more than 40 years focusing on engineering and developing products that control temperature and moisture in building air as well as the water associated with the processes. Graef received her bachelor of science in mechanical engineering from the University of Florida. In the time Graef has worked for Munters, she served as a Scientist in the cooling tower division, was the Director of Core Technology for Humidification and Engineering and Development Manager for the HumiCool division. She has more than a dozen international patents in her name.

Graef previously served as Society Vice President. Her other recent service includes five years in leadership positions for the ASHRAE Rules Committee, chair of Technology Council, member of the Advanced Energy Design Guide Steering Committee, member of Finance Committee, Standards Committee, Technical Committees (TC) 3.6, Water Treatment, 5.7 Evaporative Cooling and 5.11 Humidification. She also serves on the Board of Governors of her local ASHRAE Chapter.

Registration details:

We will be sending out a registration link with our next Newsletter and it will be here on our website once we have the Webinar details finalized.

ASHRAE RP Sponsorship:

Our annual Day of Learning Sponsorship donations are dedictaed funds toward our ASHRAE RP Fund Raising Campaign. Currently, we are $2,400 short of our established goal for this year and cancellation of our event will make it difficult for us to raise the remaining funds to meet (or exceed) our goal.

We are asking if interested Vendors/Sponsors that were planning to participate, or have previously participated in our Day of Learning/Trade Show would consider being a sponsor of this Webinar and make a tax-deductible Sponsorship Donation toward our RP Campaign? Your support is greatly appreciated.

Levels of Sponsorship are:

DIAMOND: $750

GOLD: $500

SILVER: $350

BRONZE: $200

Your company name will be displayed on the Webinar opening slides, on our website, recognized in a future Newsletter, and included in ASHRAE’s annual publication of RP Donors.

To become a sponsor, please click the button below, which will take you to the Sponsorship Donation form.


Chapter Mission

Provide technical. leadership and education support to the WV Building Owners and Design + Construction + Support Community. Local focus areas: green buildings, energy efficient buildings, Indoor air quality, water management, energy codes, refrigeration, HVAC, energy recovery, zero energy use – primarily in nonresidential buildings. ASHRAE supports the Indoor Built Environment with Standards, Research and Training.

WV ASHRAE is a Premier Chapter:

WV ASHRAE is a Premier Chapter of ASHRAE, an International Society. Last checked there are 8 Premier Chapters out of 155 chapters in the world. We invite you to explore our website, attend our meetings and events, further your education and career with ASHRAE products, standards, guidelines and networking support. Our Young Engineers Activities are for ASHRAE members under 35 and our Student Branches at WVU and Marshall are for building science related students at those schools.

This web site is maintained by the West Virginia Chapter of ASHRAE. It does not present official positions of the Society nor reflect Society policy. ASHRAE chapters may not act for the Society and the information presented here has not had Society review. To learn more about ASHRAE activities on an international level, contact/visit the ASHRAE home page at www.ashrae.org.

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Last Updated: December 18, 2019