THURSDAY 16TH JANUARY 2020
8.00am - Registration / Tea, Coffee / Breakfast Rolls
INTRODUCTION & HOUSEKEEPING
by representative from WEST SUFFOLK/CAMBS
PROBLEM SOLVING SOLUTIONS FOR COATINGS IN NEW BUILD AND RESTORATION
by Owatrol UK Ltd
Being able to find coatings that last, provide protection and solve problems in the built environment is always a challenge. Problems such as how to maintain exterior masonry substrates. How to make the coatings 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 that last when others are failing.
FLOOR TILING SOLUTIONS FOR THE MODERN BUILD
by Building Adhesives Ltd
For the successful specification and installation of ceramic and natural stone tiling in a variety of common situations including wet rooms, timber backgrounds and underfloor heating. The seminar identifies potential costly problems, how these arise and practical advice on preventative measures. It highlights British (and European) standards, health & safety issues and identifies the different types of adhesives, grouts and pre-preparation technology available.
HUSH ACOUSTICS: HELPING TO SOLVE ACOUSTIC ISSUES IN THE MODERN CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY
by Hush Acoustics
This seminar will advise on achieving and out performing all UK Sound Proofing Regulations in New Build, Conversion and Refurbishment development - residential, multi-occupancy, commercial, education.
SMARTER WATER MANAGEMENT IN THE 21ST CENTURY, DESIGNING OUT LIABILITIES AND LEAKAGE
An introduction to smarter water management tools for new build, refurbishment and lead replacement projects.
10.10am - Tea / Coffee / Pastries
INTRODUCING METAL WEB FLOOR JOISTS
by MiTek Industries Ltd
Learn about the application of metal 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
by Access 360
Safe Access All Areas is your opportunity to see how to solve those tricky access problems on site, whether through the roof, the ceiling, the walls or the floor. Ever thought about using your natural smoke vent as roof access or to provide natural daylight or even an emergency escape? Do you need fire rated riser doors that can be tiled to match your interior design? Or do you require floor access to a complex configuration or concealed underfloor services? All this and more will be explained. Attend Safe Access All Areas and don't forget your free gift.
NATURAL SLATE CPD (tbc)
by Cupa Pizarras
The objectives of the presentation are to run through the characteristics and benefits of Natural Slate, the production process from quarry excavation to roof installation, and to identify the UK and European testing, quality control and H&S standards.
AN INTRODUCTION TO HOT WATER CYLINDERS
by Kingspan Water & Energy Ltd
This CIBSE accredited CPD introduces stored hot water, the driving factors in why we use it and why these are increasingly more important. The CPD gives you the tools to make informed decisions over system specification enabling you to optimise a buildings performance.
THE AIR WE BREATHE - IMPORTANCE OF INDOOR AIR QUALITY (IAQ)
By Vectaire Ltd
A presentation covering the effects of Condensation, Mould and poor Indoor Air Quality (IAQ) and its damage to health. A review over the relationship between Relative Humidity Vs Temperature and looking at ways to improve Indoor Air Quality covering energy efficiency ventilation methods that comply with current Building Regulations.
12.20pm - Lunch
AIR LEAKAGE TESTING
By Construction Performance Solutions Ltd
An introduction to air leakage testing, certification and common residential / non residential leakage paths.
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 buildings 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.
LIGHTWEIGHT STEEL HOUSES - 30% FASTER, 30% CHEAPER, 30% BETTER
By Hadham Construction Ltd
This presentation will discuss the design, manufacture and installation of lightweight steel houses - why they are significantly better than traditional build and other methods, and why they are the future for mainstream housebuilding.
2.00pm - Tea / Coffee / Pastries
INTRODUCTION TO RESIN INJECTION; LEAK SEALING & GROUND STABILISATION
By Oxford Hydrotechnics
This seminar will discuss the use of polyurethane resins to control structure water ingress and stabilise ground. The talk will also cover the uses of resin injection and grouting techniques to carry out specialist and innovative structure repairs.
RETHINKING ROOF CONSTRUCTION - CREATING A 'SUPERROOF'
By Superfoil Insulation
Modern methods of construction play a key role in driving the construction industry forward yet when we speak about modern methods we talk traditional products. This session looks at how SuperFOIL Insulation Products not only achieve and exceed the thermal values required but contribute to reducing timber costs and completion time.
PRESENTATION TO BE ADVISED
by To be advised
by representative from WEST SUFFOLK / CAMBS