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2017 Construction Product Show

Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017

When:  Tuesday, October 3rd, 2017 - 10:30am – 3:00pm

Where: LP Field East Club Level One Titans Way, Nashville, TN


August Specheads Meeting

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

When:  Tuesday, August 8th, 2017 from 11:15 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

Where:  Southland Brick and Block Design Center - 3643 Trousdale Drive, Nashville, TN 37204 (map)

Presenter and Sponsor:  Joe R. Rocha of Sika Corporation

Topic:  Design Considerations for the Building Envelope

Join us to learn about:
      •  The evolution of the building envelope
      •  Building envelope control layers
      •  Design considerations including roofing, walls, windows & joints, parking garages & plaza decks,
         below grade waterproofing
      •  Compatibility

Please RSVP


August Membership Meeting

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

When:  Tuesday, August 15th, 2017 - 11:30 AM to 1:00 PM (CDT)

Where:  Tennessee Engineering Center, 800 Fort Negley Blvd., Nashville (map)

Presentation by:  Craig Owensby - Public Information Officer, Metro Nashville Planning Department

Topic:  NashvilleNext

We will discuss the creation and implementation of the NashvilleNext long-term plan, including the following learning objectives:

      •  Understand the changes that are coming to our city and region
      •  Understand the process for addressing those changes and shaping future growth, development,
         and preservation
      •  Become aware of the amount of public input involved in the plan, previously and continuing
      •  Become more ready for the population and demographic changes that we’re already seeing


Please RSVP

CSI Nashville Chapter Members, No Charge;
CSI Members w/o Nashville Chapter affiliation, Non-Members and Guests, $25

Multi-Family Symposium - AIA CE Seminar Event

Thursday, August 17th, 2017

Multi-Family Symposium Invitation

Thursday, August 17th, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Lunch is provided
Registration opens at 8:15 a.m.

Four Points by Sheraton - Brentwood
760 Old Hickory Boulevard, Brentwood, TN 37027 (map)

(Click on topic links for presentation descriptions with learning objectives.)

09:00 - Multi-Family Sound Control - Rich Brand, Keene Building Products (HSW 1)

10:15 - Healthy Walls - Rainscreen & Ventilation - Jim O'Neill, Keene Building Products (HSW 1)

11:30 - Lunch

12:00 - Managing Condensation, Water Intrusion and Energy in the Real World
Guy Long, PROSOCO (HSW 1, GBCI Approved 0920003820)

01:15 - Managing Project-Specific Details - Real-Time Collaboration
Guy Long, PROSOCO, Building Envelope Technical Specialist, (HSW 1)

02:30 - Why Do we Need a Waterproofing Consultant?
Bradley Kempthorne, Moisture Intrusion Solutions Building Envelope Consultants (1 Credit Unit)

Please RSVP to Lauren Gramza at by July 29th.

For more information or questions please contact Lauren at 877-514-5336.

2017 CDT Classes & Certification

The Construction Specification Institute (CSI) offers the following certifications and administers examinations in the Fall and Spring as part of the certification process:

•   CDT: The Construction Documents Technologist Certificate is a comprehensive overview for anyone who writes, interprets, enforces, or manages construction documents.

•   CCS: The Certified Construction Specifier demonstrates excellence in specifications & contract document preparation.

•   CCCA: The Certified Construction Contract Administrator truly understands all facets of the construction process & contractual relationships.

•   CCPR: The Certified Construction Product Representative has an in-depth understanding of the construction process & superior ability in effective representation.


WHEN:  Thursday’s from 6:00pm - 8:00pm starting on January 19, 2017 and runs for 10 weeks.

WHERE:  Associated General Contractors of Tennessee - 2612 Westwood Drive, Nashville, TN 37204

You may park in front, at the side or behind the building. Come in the main front entrance – it is a normally locked building, but someone will be at the door to let you in.

COST:  FREE and CEU’s / PDH’s / LU’s will be offered.

REGISTER:  Registration is required. For questions or to sign-up, email: Carl Manka at or Lynn Jolley at

To download class information and agenda CLICK HERE.