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Bilco UK


Established in America in 1926, Bilco has designed and supplied access products for the construction and engineering industries all over the world. Since 1989, Bilco UK has offered a comprehensive range of roof hatches, smoke vents, floor doors and ladders for the UK commercial and construction sectors. Bilco UK has built a reputation with architects, engineers, specifiers and the construction trades for providing access solutions that facilitate the safe access of all areas in a building. Designed, fabricated and quality checked to consistent high standards, Bilco UK access products comply with UK Building Regulations and current legislation. Bilco UK is ISO 9001:2015 accredited and offers customers industry leading product guarantees. A range of standard size roof hatches, CE marked smoke vents, fixed and retractable ladders and floor doors are available from UK stock. The Bilco UK Technical Department can assist with developing a solution to satisfy the exact access requirements ...
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This CPD article discusses Natural Smoke and Heat Exhaust Ventilators (NSHEVs). These are installed in the roof to provide essential ventilation in the event of a building fire and open either by sensors or remote control, to exhaust smoke and noxious fumes. It is a simple concept, utilising simple physics, to make a dangerous situation safer and it is applicable in almost all building typologies from auditoriums, to universities, to warehouses. By the end of the article should have a greater understanding of:
- How smoke behaves in a building fire
- The role of NSHEVs in protecting building occupants
- Compliance requirements for NSHEVs
- Design options to consider when specifying NSHEVs
Knowledge level:
Material type: Article
Multiple CPD formats
Safe Access All Areas: An Essential Guide to Safe, Practical and Aesthetic Roof, Ceiling, Wall and Floor Access Solutions
This CPD aims to cover a full range of access products, providing a clear overview of managing access, fire, safety and security requirements in your building. Topics covered include purpose and reason for access, identifying and overcoming access changes, design considerations, weight loadings and configurations, and relevant regulations and standards. By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- Fire ratings and certification
- Smoke ventilation including access
- Safe operation
- Specification of roof and floor access areas
- Specification of wall and ceiling access areas

This CPD can be delivered to you live and remotely
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar
Multiple CPD formats
Access All Areas: Roof Access & Smoke Ventilation for Flat Roofs
Access all Areas will cover the following:

- Design safe access to the roof and through the floor.
- Safe movement around the roof. Safe access over fragile roofs and along valley gutters.
- How to use Natural smoke ventilators for infrequent roof access.
- Plan it, Design it, Specify it, the easy way for safe access all around the building envelope.

This CPD can be delivered to you live and remotely
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar