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.
PVC-U WINDOWS: VALUE ENGINEERING AND SUSTAINABILITY
Looking at the specification of windows, specifially PVC-U windows. How the windows market has changed over the years – looking at past, present and future window specifications and requirements. Looking at how PVC windows are appropriate in specialist applications – zero carbon developments etc. Future developments within the window industry and how companies are future proofing their systems.
UNDERSTANDING AND SPECIFYING SECONDARY GLAZING
This will provide an understanding of how well designed secondary glazing can provide significant improvements to the internal environment of a building through noise insulation, thermal insulation and enhanced security, particularly if the building is listed.
HAVE AN ACCESS PROBLEM? SOLVE IT WITH ACCESS ALL AREAS
Access All Areas is your opportunity to see how to solve those tricky access problems on site, whether through the roof, the floor, or maybe moving around the roof safely. What about providing natural daylight through your access? Ever thought about using your natural smoke vent as roof access or to provide natural daylight or even an emergency escape? All this and more will be explained, attend Access All Areas and don’t forget your Bilco Freebie.
by Bilco UK Ltd
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.
BUILDING BOARDS FOR DAMAGE FREE TILING AND CONSTRUCTION
This CPD provides education with a focus on why tiles become damaged, advantages and disadvantages of modern building boards and how they can be used to protect tiles from damage.
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.