Building Materials and Building Envelope Performance
ASHRAE Technical Committee 4.4

Meeting Documents

Download documents from previous committee meetings below according to the appropriate society year. ASHRAE's society year begins on July 1 and ends June 30.


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Other Publications

Additional documents produced by the TC may be available for direct download or for purchase through the ASHRAE Bookstore, as noted below.

Research

ASHRAE members have free access to research project final reports. Non-ASHRAE members can purchase research reports for $30 per article from the ASHRAE Bookstore found at this link.

Recently Completed Projects

RP 1365 - Thermal Performance of Building Envelope Details for Mid‐ and High‐Rise Buildings (Final Report)
RP 1325 - Environmental Weather Loads for Hygrothermal Analysis and Design of Buildings - (Final report)
RP 1235 - Nature, Significance, and Control of Solar Driven Vapor Diffusion in Wall Systems (Final Report)
RP1091 - Development of Design Strategies for Rainscreen Sheathing Membrane Performance in Wood Frame Walls (Final Report)
RP 1018 - A Thermal and Moisture Transport Property Data Base for Common Building and Insulating Materials (Final Report)
RP 905 - Catalog of Thermal Property Data  (Final Report)
RP 904 - Characterization of Framing Factors for New Low-Rise Residential Building Envelopes (Final Report)

Presentations

Presentations from TC sponsored seminars can be downloaded here, if available.