January SeaBEC Member Meeting

Please join us on Thursday, January 17, 2019 from 5:00-7:00pm at OAC Services (2200 1st Avenue South, Suite 200, Seattle, WA). Ethan Martin with WoodWorks Wood Products Council will be discussing the Momentum of Tall Wood. Attendance is free for 2019 SeaBEC members. We request $10 for non-member attendance. Cash, checks, and credit cards will be accepted at the meeting sign-in table. Click here for more information and to RSVP. 

2019 SeaBEC Symposium Sponsorships 

We will begin accepting sponsorships for our 2019 SeaBEC Symposium at 8am on December 4, 2018. Sponsorships will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis via email. The symposium theme "Forensics: Turning Hindsight Into Foresight" focusing on forensic building failures and lessons learned.  Click here for available sponsorship levels. To reserve your sponsorship, please email David Bates at [email protected] beginning at 8am on December 4, 2018.  

2019 Membership Renewals 

It is that time of year to renew your SeaBEC membership or become a new member. Your support of SeaBEC is greatly appreciated and helps us continue to bring you high quality educational programs. Click here to renew your membership or join as a new member for 2019. Membership is a great value at only $50 per year. All memberships run January 1st through December 31st. Please contact our membership chair, Robin Kotulka at [email protected] with any questions.

2019 SeaBEC Scholarship 

Our 2019 SeaBEC scholarship application is now available. We will award up to two $2,000 scholarships in 2019. Applications are due on Thursday, February 28, 2019. Click here for more information. Please contact our student outreach chair, Bill Thordarson at [email protected], with any questions. 

February SeaBEC Member Meeting

Please join us on Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 11:30am-1:00pm. Graham Finch with RDH Building Science will present. Stay tuned for more details. Click here for more information. 

Our Mission

The Seattle Building Enclosure Council  (SeaBEC) is a nonprofit organization whose purpose is to promote the pursuit of excellence in the design, construction, or other technical aspects of the building enclosure. We investigate why buildings fail, explore cures for building enclosure failure, and share information on materials and methods to promote better building science.