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Thursday May 9, 2013 from 3:00 PM to 7:00 PM CDT
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Element Materials Technology 
662 Cromwell Ave.
St. Paul, MN 55114

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NADRA Headquarters 

Phone:  215.679.4884 
Email: info@nadra.org 

Local MN Chapter Contact:

Ed Peterson: Phone: 651-645-3601  or edward.peterson@element.com 


NADRA MN May 9th Event 



 We will have guest speakers from ICC-ES, local and outstate code officials. We will be promoting Deck Safety Month through classroom lectures, lab tours, live testing demonstrations and tables by manufacturers techni- cal staff. Display tables from NADRA members.


  • Specific and actionable technical and commercially relevant information to local building officials, deck builders and mfg/distributors of outdoor living products.
  • Opportunities for face-to-face conversations with Element experts and local code officials. •Provide awareness and education of tested and non-tested outdoor living products.
  • Allow manufacturers (NADRA Members) to promote tested and approved products.
  • Live testing demonstrations of ICC-ES or CCRR approved products.
  • Live testing demonstration of non-tested products.

Speakers & Experts: 

  • Tom Kolden, P.E. - Manufacturing Auditor
  • John Lee, P.E. - Building Materials Specialist
  • Jason Steen, P.E. - Deck and Rail test manager
  • Dan Olson, Chemist – Deformulation and Reverse Engineering 
  • Williams Stegeman – Accelerated Weathering Test Manager 
  • Scott Britzius – Corrosion Expert
  • Matt Botz – Mechanical Testing Expert
  • Barry Johnson, P.E. – Senior Staff Engineer ICC-ES
Even if you cannot sponsor, we encourage all INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS AND NADRA MEMBERS to attend.