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FOAM BUSINESS NEWS Robin Farver Joins Intech Equipment & Supply Robin Farver joined Intech Equipment & Supply as Regional Sales Manager. Farver brings with her eight years experience working in the spray foam market. She has worked for several leading foam manufacturers and has been certified by both Gusmer and Graco for equipment. Farver has a proven track record of helping customers quickly identify parts and equipment needed by roofi ng and insulation contractors that spray foam and coatings. Farver can be reached directly at 972-775-4339 or via email at robinf@intechequipment.com. For details, visit: www.intechequipment.com Creation: Real World Experiences,” describes programs, policies, investments, partnerships, and business models that have catalyzed regional increases in employment. While previous ACEEE work has provided an analytic framework for how jobs are created through efficiency, this paper focuses on the jobs themselves. To read the paper visit: ht tp://aceee.org/wh ite -paper/ energy-efficiency-job-creation To read the blog post summarizing the report visit: http://aceee.org/blog/2012/10/ what-energy-efficiency-job. Building Energy Simulation Test for Existing Buildings (BESTEST-EX). The goal of this effort is to improve the accuracy and consistency of residential retrofit analysis by giving software developers a means to test how well various calibration methods work. The chairman of the working group is Ron Judkoff of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory. For details, visit: http://bit.ly/VvEV0Z Building Innovation 2013 Building Innovation 2013, is slated for January 7-11, 2013, in Washington, D.C. Delivered by the National Institute of Building Sciences, expect to fi nd: FEDCon — The Annual Market Outlook on Federal Construction, now in its 20th year; the buildingSMART alliance Conference; and the Building Enclosure Technology and Environment Council (BETEC) Symposium, plus more. For details, visit: http://bit.ly/RgUy6K RESNET Looking Into Calibration Methods RESNET is entering into a process to develop a standard that would provide guidance and a method of test to evaluate calibration methods. This effort will be based upon some of the “self-test” concepts developed within the National Renewable Energy Laboratory’s What Is an Energy Efficiency Job? ACEEE has just released a series of six profi les of real world experiences in energy efficiency job creation. The paper, entitled “Energy Efficiency Job When it comes to protecting your investment, you can rely on the expertise and services of Oak Ridge Chemical & Equipment. With the aid of custom formulations, we can specifically provide solutions where superior results are required. Specializing in Polyurethane foam/Polyurea coatings, we produce a wide range of uses for our products. A few examples include: Corrosion Resistant High temperature UV resistant/colorfast High wear/abrasion resistant USDA approved (incidental and direct contact) If application equipment is required, we carry plural and single component spray equipment from Graco and Glas-Craft, complete with training and unmatched technical support. Oak Ridge™ Chemical/Equipment A Trademark of Coating Holding LTD At Oak Ridge nothing is too big or too small for our application services located nationally, completely portable and are available at a moment’s notice. Please inquire for dealerships. Oak Ridge Chemical & Equipment 575 Commercial Ave., Green Lake, WI 54941 (800) 625-9577 (920) 294-6800 www.oakridgepoly.com 610219_Oak.indd 585712_Oak.indd 1 www.sprayfoam.org | SPRAYFOAM PROFESSIONAL PM 16/10/12 10:21 9 09/05/12 10:13 AM http://www.bit.ly/VvEV0Z http://www.aceee.org/blog/2012/10/what-energy-efficiency-job http://www.intechequipment.com http://www.bit.ly/RgUy6K http://www.oakridgepoly.com http://www.sprayfoam.org

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Spray Foam Professional - Winter 2012

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S CORNER
PRESIDENT’S POST
FOAM BUSINESS NEWS
SPFA TODAY
SAFETY FIRST
LEGISLATIVE UPDATE
SPFA CONVENTION & EXPO
ANATOMY OF A CERTIFICATION PROGRAM
LIFE CYCLE ASSESSMENT SUMMARY
ASK THE EXPERT
UPCOMING EVENTS
INDEX OF ADVERTISERS

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