Session Details



October 19, 2023

Start Time

11:30 AM

End Time

12:30 PM

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Sealant Adhesive Technology for Metal Applications
Sealant Adhesive Technology for Metal Applications

In this session, attendees will learn about the wide variety of different sealant technologies, from neutral cure silicone, to polyurethane, solvent based sealants, and more. Attendees will also learn the benefits of using silicones, different ASTM standards, which sealants are used for metal roofing, adhesive for architectural panel and compatibility considerations.

Learning Objectives:

  • Differentiate several sealant technologies and the benefits of a neutral cure silicone over polyurethane or solvent-based sealants
  • Describe the different families of sealants and justify using one over the other
  • Implement procedures for proper surface preparation before sealing joints
  • Review the proper installation procedures for the most durable application
  • Understand material compatibility between sealants and system components

This session is FREE to attend and located in the Technical Know-how Learning Center inside the Expo Hall. Availability is on a first-come, first-serve basis, and space is limited.

Dan Garnett, MBA

Market Development Director, North Central & Northeast, Adfast

Dan Garnett serves in a Market Development role for Adfast, an innovative North American manufacturer of high-performance industrial sealants, adhesives, and insulating foams. Prior to joining Adfast, Dan likewise contributed to the sales, marketing, and business development efforts of other technologically progressive organizations, such as Koontz-Wagner and Hilti North America. Having also served in the U.S. Armed Forces, Dan frequently calls upon his broad and versatile range of military and professional experiences to lend technical support to construction professionals and manufacturing organizations. Whether exploring new partnership opportunities or providing support to long-standing customers, Dan avidly employs a consultative, sleeves-up approach to effectively counterbalance situational needs with forward-thinking solutions

Earn Continuing Education Credit:
Approved for 1.0 AIA Health, Safety and Welfare Learning Unit