MEPFP Systems: Mechanical and HVAC


March 28, 2018
9:00am - 12:00pm


Mass Housing
1 Beacon St
Boston, MA 02108


Jennifer Pinck, President and Founder of Pinck & Co

The Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, Fire Protection Series:

This new training series acquaints attendees with the basics of mechanical, electrical, and plumbing systems; understand who, how and when the system choices are made; be able to read and review plans and specifications sufficiently to ask critical questions and direct your team;  understand the interconnections between system choices and operational functions and decisions.

Session 1: Overview of mechanical system choices and what to consider when selecting a HVAC system. How to ensure it gets built right!

  • Questions to ask during schematic design, design development and construction documents
  • Basics of Heating and Cooling Choices 
  • Typical issues and complications
  • Value engineering approaches to managing the HVAC budget
  • The role of the designer and the role of the engineers – how to maximize value and service
  • How to conduct a plan review – what to look for
  • Key Codes
  • What is Commissioning and how to integrate this service
  • The influence and intersection  of GREEN and SUSTAINABLE practices 

Read more about instructor Jennifer Pinck at Pinck and Co's Website. 

Interested in attending the other days of the series? Learn more at each of the links below:

Session 2: Electrical Systems- Seats remaining

Session 3: Plumbing Systems- Seats remaining

Session 4: Fire Protection Systems- Seats remaining

Registration for this event is closed. Thank you, please reach out to Mariela Renquist ( with any questions. 

Registration fee: 

Regular: $105; MACDC Member: $90

Type of event: 

MKI Training

Learning area: 

Real Estate Development