SAABE MEMBERSHIP MEETING


WHEN: Thursday May 16, 2024


TIME: ​11:30 am to 1 pm


WHERE:

NEW LOCATION

Old San Francisco Steakhouse

10223 Sahara Drive

San Antonio, TX 78216


PRESENTATION:

Jim Greaves - HUB International Limited


If you are vendor interested in participating, please contact saabetx@gmail.com for details.


COST:

Regular Engineer Members - No Cost

Vendor Associate Members - $35

Guests - $45


RSVPs are due no later than

Friday May 10th at 3pm.


RSVP NOW


You must submit RSVPs to saabersvp@gmail.com or through the form below.  We will NOT accept any RSVPs after this date.


SAABE MEMBERSHIP LUNCHEONS

SAN ANTONIO ASSOCIATION OF BUILDING ENGINEERS

Welcome to the website for the San Antonio Association of Building Engineers.  We are a San Antonio networking association that promotes Building Engineers, Maintenance Technicians and our local vendors and suppliers building beneficial relationships.  Our primary focus is to provide education to our membership to keep techniques, technology and experience up to date and allow education to help further careers.  We host a monthly membership luncheon and training, First Thursday training for engineers and other training and building tours throughout the year.  We encourage you to view our site, reach out with any questions and join our great organization.

BUILDING TOUR

WELCOME TO THE SAN ANTONIO ASSOCIATION OF BUILDING ENGINEERS

These presentations are free to Building Engineers and their staff.  Lunch may be provided, details to be confirmed for each event.

Information on future training to be announced soon!

Upcoming Schedule:

Join us on May 8th for some hands-on training at Western Specialty Contractors workshop located at 9468 Corporate drive Selma Texas 78154.

 

Property Managers - Breakfast Tacos by SIKA at 8:30 demonstrations start at 9 am SHARP!

Field Engineers – Blacks BBQ sponsored by Western Colloid at 11:30 demonstrations start at 12 pm SHARP! 

DO NOT FORGET to bring your business cards for raffle entry. 

Round of golf at La Cantera for you and 1 other team member from your company (one Engineer and one Property Manager) – Sponsored by Western Specialty Contractors, Hilti, and SIKA/Western Colloid


We have 20-minute sessions with 10-minute breaks for transferring to next station.

Our agenda will be as follows:

Group 1 – Hilti power tools demo – Concrete grinders, demo saws, and chipping hammers to include silica fume vacuums.  Presented by Hilti and Western Specialty Contractors

Training goals:

Discuss importance of ICRI guidelines
Sounding and identifying bad concrete.
Techniques and safety features of using tools.
Present proper preparation for concrete patching.

Group 2 – Concrete patching material – Mixing tools, SIKA OneMix concrete repair system, aggregate.  Presented by SIKA

Training goals:

Material ratios and proper mixing.
Proper conditions before material placement.
Material placement and finishes.
Identify temperature and curing concerns.

Group 3 – Preparation and installation of sealants – Pipe knives,  Fein oscillating sealant removal tool, Sealant sausage gun, Sealant tooling knives,  Backer rod, SIKA Primers, Urethane, and Silicone sealants.  Presented by Western Specialty Contractors

Training goals:

Discuss importance of SWR Institute guidelines
Sealant removal techniques and obstacles of 3-sided adhesion and reverted sealant.
Proper surface preparation to accept material.
Identify proper primer and sealant selection.
Installation techniques of primer, and sealant

Group 4 – Roof leak repairs 101 - Basic roof repair kit to cover multiple types of roofs.  Presented by SIKA

Training goals:

Identify what type of roof you’re repairing.
Determine proper material for making repair.
Proper surface preparation to accept material.
Techniques for proper installation of materials.

Group 5 – Maintaining, and budget options for roof restoration - Presented by Western Colloid and Western Specialty Contractors

Training goals:

Discuss different levels of maintenance programs and what they entail.
How to protect owners roof asset by maintaining roof warranty.
Types of roof restoration systems and warranty durations.
Good, better, best roof restoration options.
Benefits of roof restoration over tear off.
Is your roof a candidate for roof restoration or is tear off only option.

SAABE Engineering training

COVID-19 UPDATE LINKS

Upcoming 2024 schedule to be announced.