Registration, tea / coffee and bacon butties.
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.
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.
CONTROL AIR LEAKAGE – REFERENCING PART L OF THE BUILDING REGULATIONS BY ICYNENE SPRAY FOAM INSULATION SYSTEM
The objective of this seminar is to offer a brief update on recent developments in building science, with an emphasis on airtightness in buildings and its importance for energy savings and moisture vapour transmission. The author’s Canadian perspective also provides a look at how these issues are handled elsewhere.
by Icynene Inc
Lunch and exhibition
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.
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