Registration, tea / coffee and bacon butties.
THE MANAGEMENT AND ERADICATION OF NON NATIVE PLANT SPECIES INCLUDING JAPANESE KNOTWEED
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.
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.
INTRODUCING METAL WEB FLOOR JOISTS
Learn about the application of metal web joists in floors and roofs. The advantages over alternative joist systems; the unique attributes of Posi-Joists, how far they will span, important design details, their acoustic performance and details of relevant Standards and Regulations.
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.
Lunch and exhibition
PROBLEM SOLVING SOLUTIONS FOR COATINGS IN NEW BUILD AND RESTORATIONS
Being able to find coatings that last, provide protection and solve problems in the built environment is always a challenge. With Owatrol solutions we will explore these scenarios and provide solutions that are tailored to both new buildings and the renovation of older ones. Problems such as how to maintain exterior masonry substrates; How to make the coating last? Paints that work without stabilising solutions, saving time and money. Exterior wood protection that not only decorates, but protects the timber; How to get coatings to last when others are failing? At Owatrol we pride ourselves on providing coatings that solve these and many other problems whilst delivering solutions that other coating manufacturers are not able to provide. With Eco-Friendly products throughout our range of solutions, we are at the forefront of today’s coatings technologies.
EXTERNAL WALL INSULATION SYSTEMS FOR REFURBISHMENT
This Alumasc CPD Seminar gives a detailed overview of External Wall Insulation Systems and Render Finishes on refurbishment applications. In building upgrading, external wall insulation is ideal for situations where improved thermal insulation performance is required, where the weatherproofing has failed, or to improve appearance.
INNOVATIVE INSULATED WATER SERVICES INCLUDING FIRE SPRINKLERS
The Groundbreaker range of products can be used on both new build and refurbishment projects. These are quick and easy to fit significantly reducing installation time and saving expensive labour costs.