Registration, tea / coffee and bacon butties.
THE AIR WE BREATHE – IMPORTANCE OF INDOOR AIR QUALITY (IAQ)
A presentation covering the effects of Condensation, Mould and poor Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) and its dangers to health. A review over the relationship between Relative Humidity Vs Temperature and looking at ways to improve Indoor Air Quality, covering energy efficient ventilation methods that comply with current Building Regulations.
by Vectaire Ltd
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.
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.
SAFE 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
SPACETHERM: AEROGELS IN BUILDING REFURBISHMENT
This presentation discusses the basics of thermal insulation in buildings, with a particular emphasis on historical and traditional construction, before moving onto the uses of high performance aerogel insulation. This is followed by a look at hygrothermal assessment methodologies and the use of WUFI software for modelling moisture flow in buildings.
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.