Registration, tea / coffee and bacon butties.
SECURED BY DESIGN – PREVENTING CRIME OF ALL KINDS FOR 30 YEARS
The session will introduce the audience to Secured by Design and provide guidance as to how the scheme operates. It will explore the use of physical security standards as a means of reducing crime and reflect on recent fire and security guidance from Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government.
COMMUNAL AREA PAINTED SURFACES – ASSESSING THE RISK
This seminar is aimed at specifiers, surveyors, contractors and other building construction professionals to help with issues with communal area painted surfaces and assessing the risk. The presentation discusses the following topics pertaining to the fire protection of communal areas in HMO’s and social housing: Due diligence under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order; The history of rapid flames spread over the painted surfaces; The Tor Coatings approach to assessing and managing risk in communal areas and escape routes.
by Tor Coatings
NO SMOKE WITHOUT FIRE
Our RIBA-accredited seminar provides an introduction to Smoke Control in the built environment. Highlights include the importance of smoke ventilation for buildings and occupants, as well as the regulations that govern compliance around the topic. It advises on the design considerations involved and options available when incorporating smoke control systems into a building.
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
WATERPROOFING A FLAT ROOF
This presentation will cover: A brief overview of the updates to the revised British Standards BS2669: 2018; 6 steps to the perfect flat roof waterproofing.
by Axter Ltd
FABRIC FIRST AND AIR TIGHTNESS – ENERGY EFFICIENCY AND MOISTURE CONTROL INCLUDES UPDATES ON BS5534:2018 & STA REQUIREMENTS FOR BREATHER MEMBRANES
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.