Registration and tea / coffee.
Presentation to be advised
by Sheffield Cc Building Control
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.
FABRIC FIRST AND AIR TIGHTNESS – ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND MOISTURE CONTROL
An update on meeting both Approved Document C (Moisture) and L (Energy Efficiency) using Tyvek and Airguard as well as the requirements of BS5534:2014 – the code of practice for slating and tiling with one proven, BBA certified membrane system.
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.
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.
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.
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