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Technical Briefing

Event overview

  • Dates: 23 Mawrth 2015 to 24 Mawrth 2015
  • Times: 10am start 23 March - 09am start 24 March - close 16:15
  • Location: East Midlands Conference Centre
  • Booking closes on

Venue information

East Midlands Conference Centre - Theatre & Atrium
University Park - The University of Nottingham Sat Nav: postcode NG7 2QL
NG7 2RJ Nottingham
United Kingdom

Event details

LABC Technical Briefing - 23 to 24 March 2015 - SOLD OUT

An essential two-day practice and legislation update event for Building Control practitioners in LABC.

The building industry has returned to rapid growth with a background of changes in the building regulations, technical innovation and raised standards for developers. This event is entirely focussed on what these developments mean in delivering the service, legally, effectively, efficiently and to the benefit of customers. 

The Programme - 23 March 2015
09.15 – 10.00 Registration
10.00 – 10.05 Welcome   Paul Everall, CBE, Chief Executive, LABC
10.05 – 10.45 Nottingham Uni Chemical Laboratory Fire   Nottingham Fire & Rescue Service
10.45 – 11.15 External Fire Spread in Tall Buildings Jim Glocking, Fire Protection Association
11.15 – 11.45 Break and exhibition 
11.45 – 12.30 Nottingham Fire – Nick Milestone, Structural Timber Association
12.30 – 13.00 Combustible insulation in facades, conflicts between complying with Parts L and B Charlotte Röben, Arup
13.00 – 13.45 Break and exhibition
13.45 – 14.30 BS9999 – A refresher Richard Twine, Plymouth & Cornwall Building Control
14.30 - 15.00 What’s the future for Part B? Brian Martin, DCLG
15.00 – 15.30 Break and exhibition
15.30 – 16.30 Shirley Towers Fire Case Study Chris Stephens & Mick Johns, Hampshire Fire & Rescue Service
19:00 Informal dinner and entertainment

The Programme - 24 March 2015
08.15 – 09.00 Registration
09.00 – 09.05 Welcome Phil Hammond, LABC 
09.05 – 09.45 “Performance Gap - existing homes refit compared to new homes”.   Colin King, BRE Wales 
09.45 – 10.30 Builders Book  Tom Dollard, Zero Carbon Hub
10.30 – 11.00 Break and exhibition
11.00 – 11.30 LABC Construction details practical application Cliff Fudge, Modern Masonry Alliance
11.30 – 12.00 Retro-fit detailing James Lewis, Travis Perkins Sustainable Building Solutions 
12.00 – 12.45 Break and exhibition
12.45 – 13.30 Amphibious Homes  Richard Coutts, Baca Architects 
13.30 – 14.00 Warranty – defects  Rob Burridge, LABC Warranty
14.00 – 14.45 The statutory instrument and applying our legislation  Richard Twine, Plymouth & Cornwall BC
14.45 – 15.00 Break and exhibition
15.00 – 15.45 Housing Standards Review – new Part M, Part Q, changes to Parts G & H.  Richard Harral, DCLG 
15.45 – 16.15 Part Q & Secured by Design Mick Reynolds, Secured by Design
16.15 Close of Conference Phil Hammond, LABC

*This is a draft programme which is subject to change.

The Conference Arrangements
The venue is the LABC Award Winning East Midlands Conference Centre on Nottingham University’s campus.

Cost: This event is SOLD OUT.

Who should attend?
Managers responsible for the building control function
Building control specialist managers
Experienced building control practitioners

 

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