FREE EVENT – Practical and Sustainable Surface Water Management16/05/19

Organisation: CABE
Date: 16/05/19
Time: 19:00 registration for 19:30 start
Speaker: Andy Leah & Keith Oldham
Venue: The Lancastrian Suite, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE11 9JR
Cost: FREE to Members, £10.00 for Non-Members
Type: CPD
Contact: adam.bullock@cbuilde.com
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Other

This seminar brought to you by Andy Leah, Regional Specification Manager of ACO, supported by Keith Oldham, examines what it takes to deliver effective surface water management and internal drainage.

The session will cover the factors requiring consideration when dealing with the collection, storage and dispersal of rain/storm water on building development and highways and will provide opportunities to share thoughts and ask questions to encourage a lively debate.

Registration, Networking and Refreshments from 19:00. The presentaion starts at 19:30 for around 1 hour.

Hot food will be available after the session.

Parking is free at the venue. Access the venue via The Northumbrian Suite (lower) entrance.

These events are run by members for the benefit of members and your obligatory 35 hour CPD requirement can be fulfilled by supporting these events. Non-members and other Professionals are also encouraged to attend.

This event is free for members, we work closely with other professional institutions to provide CABE members with up-to-date skills and knowledge. Members of collaborative associations offering free CPD for CABE members will not be charged.

Other Non-Member attendance will be £10 per person payable on arrival – details on ticket.

For additional CPD opportunities in our region see;

https://www.cbuilde.com/regions/northern/ 

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‘Dampness in Buildings – Understanding Condensation & Ventilation’18/04/19

Organisation: ACE
Date: 18/04/19
Time: 19:00 registration for 19:30 start
Speaker: Neil Marsden of Marsden Damp Services Ltd.
Venue: The Lancastrian Suite, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE11 9JR
Cost: FREE to Members, £10.00 for Non-Members
Type: CPD
Contact: adam.bullock@cbuilde.com
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Other

Free Event for Members – Charges will apply* for Non Members

This seminar brought to you by Neil Marsden of Marsden Damp Services Ltd. focuses on the impact of condensation in homes and how effective ventilation is key to good air quality, including how the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 impacts on property landlords and surveying professionals.

The session will cover the following;

  • An explanation of the meaning of, and the importance of, Relative Humidity in buildings
  • The impact of condensation on a property
  • The condensation problem – why almost all of us are getting it so wrong (and probably breaking the law)
  • The part heating and insulation play in the condensation problem
  • How to assess ventilation in a property
  • The legal responsibilities of surveyors and landlords in the provision of ventilation (from Approved Document F)
  • Explanation and demonstration of the relevant surveying equipment
  • How the Homes (Fitness for Human Habitation) Act 2018 will affect you

Hot food will be available after the session.

Parking is free at the venue. Access the venue via The Northumbrian Suite (lower) entrance.

These events are run by members for the benefit of members and your obligatory 35 hour CPD requirement can be fulfilled by supporting these events. Non-members and other Professionals are also encouraged to attend.

*CABE Members: FREE

*Non-Members: £10.00 (payable on arrival)

CPD: 1hr

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Structural Waterproofing Design Strategies to BS 8102:2009 CPD21/03/19

Organisation: CABE
Date: 21/03/19
Time: 19:00 registration for 19:30 start
Speaker: Richard Crossley of Newton Waterproffing
Venue: The Lancastrian Suite, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear, NE11 9JR
Cost: FREE
Type: CPD
Contact: adam.bullock@cbuilde.com
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Other

This seminar brought you by Richard Crossley of Newton Waterproofing focuses on the different forms of structural waterproofing systems on the market and how to waterproof to achieve the environmental grades required within BS 8102:2009, including;

  • A focus on how combination waterproofing systems are specified for below ground environments on both new-build and existing structures
  • Section details discussion on how different waterproofing designs interface with below ground structures.

This seminar will also touch on Type C internal waterproofing systems.

CPD: 1.5hrs

This is a fantastic opportunity to find out more about Structural Waterproofing. Book your place today by emailing Adam Bullock.

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Site Visit – Lindisfarne Castle Restoration Project22/05/18

Organisation: CABE
Date: 22/05/18
Time: 12.00 - 14.00
Speaker: CABE/National Trust
Venue: Lindisfarne Castle
Cost: FREE
Type: CPD
Contact: christinemcfarlane@gatesheadhousing.co.uk
Region: Northumberland
Time of Day: Day
Topic: Other

This CPD offers a visit to National Trust, Lindisfarne Castle. The National Trust are undertaking vital conservation work to safeguard the future of this iconic landmark.

Brian Rochester, Senior Building Surveyor from the National Trust welcomes CABE to view the results of their 2 year restoration project.

The tour will showcase remedial solutions selected and utilised to rectify over 150 years constant pressure from the elements including:

Deterioration of Stonework and Pointing
Penetrating Dampness
Failure of Windows and other Building Components
For more information on the project please visit the website here.

The site tour will commence at 12.00 until 14.00 in line with tidal constraints. Please ensure you allow adequate time to travel and park. Estimated time from Lancastrian Suite is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Refreshments are available to purchase on the island, otherwise a packed lunch is advisable.

Parking charges may apply and car sharing is advised. Please contact your regional team if you are able to offer transport for others. Note some paths may be challenging for persons with limited mobility.

Please confirm your attendance as there are limited places available.

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The Physical Assessment of Build Quality19/04/18

Organisation: CABE
Date: 19/04/18
Time: 19.00hrs arrival for 19.30hrs - 20.30hrs
Speaker: CABE/ATTMA
Venue: Lancastrian Suite, (Northumbrian Suite Entrance), Lancaster Road, Dunston NE11 9JR
Cost: Free for CABE members, £10 for non-members
Type: CPD
Contact: jo.goring@cbuilde.com
Region: Northumberland
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Other

This CPD seminar by ATTMA (The Air Tightness Testing and Measurement Association) outlines what they are doing to manage quality in the industry and what the consequences are when it goes wrong.

The following elements will be considered:

  • Introduction to ATTMA
  • Technical Challenges
  • Promoting Technical Standards
  • Commercial Effectiveness
  • Certification and Competent Persons Scheme
  • Questions & Answers

CPD: 1 hour

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CABE Fire Dampers CPD15/02/18

Organisation: CABE
Date: 15/02/18
Time: 19.30hrs
Speaker: Belimo
Venue: The Lancastrian Suite, Lancaster Road, Gateshead, Tyne & Wear NE11 9JR
Cost: Free for CABE members - £10 non-members
Type: CPD
Contact: jordan.sutton@cbuilde.com
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Other

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The session will consider the following:

  • The role of fire dampers and where to be installed
  • Types of Fire Damper, demonstration of operation
  • Legislation, Standards & Testing requirements
  • UK Market Situation
  • Benefits of Motorised Fire DampersSmall book now button

CABE CEO, Dr John Hooper will also present a talk on the EGM vote and the Engineering Council Licensing.

Registration, Networking and Refreshments from 19:00hrs. The presentaion starts at 19:30hrs for around 1 hour.

Non-members will be asked to step out for the EGM presentation.

Hot food will be available after the session, please confirm attendance for catering purposes.

Parking is free at the venue. Access the venue via The Northumbrian Suite (lower) entrance.

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Fire Safety Detection Systems for High Rise Dwellings21/09/17

Organisation: CABE
Date: 21/09/17
Time:
Speaker: Barry Mather
Venue: Lancastrian Suite, (Northumbrian Suite Entrance), Lancaster Road, Dunston NE11 9JR
Cost: Free
Type: CPD
Contact: chairman.northern@cbuilde.com
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Other

This CPD by Barry Mather, Regional Specification Manager at Aico Ltd  will be an verview of the requirements of the Smoke and Carbon Monoxide Alarm Regulations 2015 and fire detection systems for use within high rise residential accommodation.

The session will cover the following:

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  • Introduction to the Regulations
  • Overview of BS5839: PT.6 System Categories
  • Application within High Rise Dwellings
  • Radio Frequency Linking
  • Resident Interaction and Testing
  • Technical Services and Installer Training
  • Questions & Answers

CPD: 1 hourSmall book now button

New Wear Crossing Site Visit19/07/17

Organisation: CABE
Date: 19/07/17
Time:
Speaker: CABE Northern
Venue: Wear Bridge Site Office, Wessington Way, Sunderland
Cost: Free
Type: Site Visit
Contact: kirri.porter-white@cbuilde.com
Region: Sunderland
Time of Day: Day
Topic: Site-Operations

The CABE Northern Region are delighted to be able to offer a chance for a site visit to view the New Wear Crossing construction project.

Spaces are limited number so first come first served. A stand in list will be kept of anyone interested in case of drop outs so please register interest.

The New Wear Crossing project was awarded to FVB JV, an international joint venture set up by Farrans Construction and Victor Buyck Steel Construction.

Further details will be circulated closer to the time regarding meeting arrangements, parking and Health & Safety requirements.

Thanks to representatives of DTW who will be facilitating the event.

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Sustainable Pre-Finished Steel Roofing and Cladding Systems18/05/17

Organisation: CABE
Date: 18/05/17
Time: 18.30hrs registration
Speaker: Catnic
Venue: The Lancastrian Conference & Banqueting Suite, Dunston, Gateshead NE11 9JR
Cost: Free
Type: CPD
Contact: kirri.porter-white@cbuilde.com
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Construction-Products

This CPD by Paul Simms and Simon Hollier of Catnic look at sustainable pre-finished steel roofing and cladding systems designed for the residential and commercial market.

Topics include:Catnic Logo

  • Introduction
  • High-Performance alternative to traditional roofing
  • Modern Construction Method
  • Lightweight Dryfit System
  • Low Pitch and Vertical Applications
  • Free Technical Services and Installer Training
  • Case Studies and Q&A

CPD: 1 hour

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Geospatial and Aerial Imagery for Surveying20/04/17

Organisation: CABE
Date: 20/04/17
Time:
Speaker: ARC Aerial Imaging Limited
Venue: The Lancastrian Conference & Banqueting Suite, Dunston, Gateshead NE11 9JR
Cost: Free
Type: CPD
Contact: kirri.porter-white@cbuilde.com
Region: Newcastle-Upon-Tyne
Time of Day: Evening
Topic: Planning

This CPD presentation by Andy Carman of ARC Aerial Imaging Ltd will cover the diverse range of specialist applications for aerial imagery.

The session will include the following:

  • ARC range of commercial applications
  • Permissions for commercial operations
  • Equipment overview (for the camera buffs) and Specialist Payloads
  • Generic Uses of UAV Aerial Imaging
  • UAV for structural surveying
  • The data capture workflow process
  • 3D modelling and forensic measuring
  • Infrared Imaging
  • FAQ’s

 

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