Registration, tea / coffee and bacon butties.
THE LEGALITIES AND FINANCIAL IMPACT CAUSED BY INVASIVE SPECIES
With new legislation being enforced on land and properties that have invasive plant species, are you up to date? Do you know about landowner’s responsibilities and the law; The growing problem of invasive, non-native plants, including Himalayan Balsam, Giant Hogweed and Japanese Knotweed within the UK construction and property sector? We will also be covering legislation, current working practices, insurances & warranties that are industry specific and how to mitigate risk by using an accredited contractor.
AN OVERVIEW OF INSULATED FORMWORK (ICFs) – A PERMANENT RESILIENT SOLUTION
This CPD seminar covers ICF types and benefits; disaster resilience, design capabilities, building types and applications, the construction process, regulations and standards, sustainable advantages (BREEAM/CSH/LEED) and useful design resources, including BIM.
by Nudura Inc
UNDERSTANDING UK RESIDENTIAL BUILDING ACOUSTICS
The seminar will discuss the basics of sound transmission, UK regulatory requirements (Building Regulations) and how to meet these regulations.
CONDENSATION IN THE ROOFSPACE
This presentation discusses the requirements for breather membranes, air barriers and vapour control layers, looks at the principals of condensation, the effects of condensation, issues of detailing cold pitched roofs ie. insulation, ventilation and underlay. It also looks at condensation controlling measures and the solutions.
Lunch and exhibition
LIGHTWEIGHT, SUSTAINABLE AND SECURED BY DESIGN ROOFING SYSTEMS
A short history of the background of lightweight metal roof systems; Roofing problems and solutions (including harsh climate roofing solutions); BS 5534 Revision 2015; Vandalism problems and solutions; Burglary problems and solutions; Secured by design; Profile choices; Whole life costs; Health and safety; Environmental considerations & enhanced Eco points; Guarantees; Case studies; Testing process; Questions and answers.