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Appley Lane North

Appley Bridge
Wigan
Lancashire
WN6 9AB
www.ikogroup.co.uk
Jackie Heath
Tel +44 (0)1257 255 771
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IKO PLC

Overview

The IKO name has become synonymous with the design, manufacture and installation of roofing and waterproofing systems, backed by supreme levels of customer service. This hard earned reputation has been built on a foundation of quality, which permeates through the organisation and remains as strong today as it did 100 years ago.

IKO PLC is now well established in delivering dependable roofing, waterproofing and insulation solutions. With this enviable position comes an unwavering commitment and responsibility to continue investing in new products, new manufacturing facilities and most importantly - people, all dedicated to achieving excellence at every level.

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Seminar
Benefits of PIR Insulation Within the Building Fabric
This seminar covers PIR (polyisocyanurate) insulation, its range of applications and specification and an introduction to the use of PIR insulation in flat roofing. It will help you to understand the following topics
- Understand the benefits of micro-cellular technology in PIR
- Understand the thermal performance of PIR in comparison to other materials
- Understand common applications for this product.
- Understand how PIR insulation can be used in flat roofing, including design details for flat roofs, condensation risks, installation and safety issues
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
High Performance Flat Roofing Membranes for the 21st Century
This seminar will provide:
- An overview of traditional bituminous flat roofing and cold liquid applied systems, and the methods of application
- Guidance on use of system accessories
- Advice on workmanship and best practice
- Advice on choosing the right insulation for purpose
- Show how being able to specify two different roof waterproofing systems for the same project can be beneficial
- Information on the responsibilities of the specifier
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Mastic Asphalt: A Masterclass in Structural Waterproofing
Mastic asphalt as an exceptional waterproofing material. This seminar explains exactly what mastic asphalt is and how it is versatile enough to be used in many different structural waterproofing scenarios. It also covers a range of design considerations and features a number of typical detail drawings and real life practical examples. Concludes with a section dedicated to sustainability, illustrating some of the unique environmental properties of mastic asphalt.
This seminar covers:
- Introduction to mastic asphalt waterproofing and applications for roofing, paving, flooring, tanking and screeding
- The green credentials that mastic asphalt has to offer
- Challenges to any negative perceptions of mastic asphalt and how it has evolved to meet the needs of modern construction
- How you might specify mastic asphalt on a forthcoming structural waterproofing project
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Advanced Technology in Liquid Waterproofing Systems
A comprehensive overview of liquid applied waterproofing systems which introduce the latest liquid waterproofing technologies designed to meet the needs of modern construction and covering key applications including:
- Roof
- Balcony and Walkway
- External Cladding
- Car Park
- Glass Protection
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
High Performance Flat Roofing: For Today and the Future
This seminar will provide:
- An introduction to innovative flat roof waterproofing developments e.g photovolatic energy roofs, living roof gardens
- An overview of traditional flat roof waterproofing methods
- Guidance on use of complimentary system accessories
- Advice of effective workmanship/installation measures
- Design/accreditations/regulatory matters
- Technical support services (consultancy and advice - a manufacturers' view point
- Overview of typical guarantee misconceptions
- Information on responsible manufacturing and sustainability
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Successful Vehicle Deck Waterproofing Using Polymer Modified Mastic Asphalt
This seminar will:
- Introduce the track record, scope and versatility of mastic asphalt waterproofing
- Demonstrate how mastic asphalt has evolved to meet the needs of modern vehicle/service deck structures
- Stimulate thought as to how you might specify mastic asphalt on future vehicle deck waterproofing projects
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Successful Roof Waterproofing Using Polymer Modified Mastic Asphalt
This seminar will:
- Introduce scope, versatility and track record of mastic asphalt
- Demonstrate how mastic asphalt has evolved in tune with market requirements
- Provide an understanding of environmental and longevity benefits offered by mastic asphalt
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Hot Melt Roof Waterproofing: The Zero Falls Roof Solution
This seminar will introduce architects and specifiers to the benefits of inverted roofs and hot melt monolithic waterproofing systems. It will introduce roof types, specification options, design considerations, environmental developments and support services on offer
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Above and Below Ground Structural Waterproofing: Good Practice and New Design Standards for Total Integrity
This seminar covers the importance of correct design and specification of structural waterproofing. It includes advice on suitability for different building types, information on codes of practice and British Standard requirements.
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Flat Roofing Options for the 21st Century: Innovative, Robust and Sustainability
This seminar will:
- Educate on developments in flat roofing - dispel myths
- Explain benefits of new technologies available from industry
- Provide an understanding of new methods of working - service and application innovation
- Inform as to how sustainability is playing a key role
RIBA Core Curriculum:
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Literature
Damp Proofing Systems - Design Guide
The literature provides guidance on the use, design and installation of high performance damp-proof membranes and damp-proof courses.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Literature
Seminar
Cold Applied Roofing Systems
This seminar provides information on cold applied roofing types and applications. A popular subject as architects look for alternatives to hot works. It references the British Standards and Codes of Practice, outlines flat roofing problems and remedies, lists the benefits of flame free applications, describes health and safety issues and design considerations.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Liquid Roofing Membrane Systems
This seminar provides information on:
- Liquid applied roofing membranes and the types of systems available
- Selection criteria
- Characteristics of the materials
- Typical build-ups
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Pitched Roofing
This seminar provides information on:
- The principles of pitched roof design and the control of condensation
- The types of pitched roof membranes available
- Health and Safety considerations
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Built-Up Roofing
This seminar increases knowledge of the roofing products and systems available in the market, and therefore aids specification for particular projects. Architects will be able to understand what makes a good roofing system design and what does not via the correct use of detailing and deck build ups. They will also be able to talk to their client with a better understanding of guarantees, workmanship and flat roofing maintenance.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Structural Waterproofing (DPC’s & Membranes)
This seminar provides an appreciation of the variety of structural waterproofing materials available, their pros and cons.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Single Ply Roofing: An Innovative Environmental Solution
This seminar presents the polymeric single ply market and the types of systems available, with a focus on the environmental developments in single ply membrane technology. It also looks at integrating this waterproofing with sustainable roofing technologies, such as thermal insulation, green roof systems and photovoltaic energy roofs.

Key areas covered include:
- Single ply waterproofing: what are the specifier’s choices, are they UK manufactured?
- Environmental developments: can all single ply membranes offer environmental benefits?
- Introduction to photovoltaic: integrating single ply waterproofing with thin film PV technology.
- Green roof systems: adding an extra dimension to sustainable building programs.

Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar