The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
An Introduction to GRP Waterproofing
This seminar offers an introduction to GRP (glass reinforced plastic) waterproofing, its history and suitable applications, and has been created to help the specifier understand: the benefits and suitable applications for GRP waterproofing systems, what a GRP roof is, environmental and health and safety aspects of GRP waterproofing systems, and how to specify GRP waterproofing systems.
Established in 1992, Topseal is one of the UK’s leading manufacturers of BBA-certified fibreglass roofing and waterproofing systems.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour.
Specification of Liquid Roofing and Waterproofing Systems: A Sustainable Approach
A succinct presentation on the key areas relating to cold liquid-applied waterproofing for flat roofs and other applications. Liquid waterproofing is the fastest growing sector of the roofing market and often the preferred method for both new build and refurbishment. This presentation pays particular attention to sustainability, and covers the specification of sustainable liquid roofing in new build and refurbishment projects and in warm roof and green roof systems. It looks at the relative merits of various roof membranes and is designed to give the specifier the confidence to select the correct products for the appropriate application.
Kemper System is a global specialist in providing cold applied liquid roofing and waterproofing systems for the long-term protection of roofs, buildings and critical structures. Its products represent the ideal roofing membrane for flat roof refurbishment or new build, flat roof repair or replacement, and as waterproofing for balconies and walkways, warm roofs, inverted roofs and green roof systems.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.
Outlines the key factors to consider when implementing structural waterproofing systems, before focussing on how to choose the right system solution, whether it is for warm roofs, inverted roofs, podium decks, green roofs or blue roofs. No one structural waterproofing system fits all. Each has its own benefits and limitations. This seminar offers the opportunity to discuss each one in greater detail.
Alumasc Exterior Building Products is a leading supplier of innovative, high-performance waterproofing and green roof systems.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45-60 minutes.
The Advantages of EPDM Single Ply Roofing Membranes
This seminar provides an introduction to the use of EPDM waterproof membranes in construction for roofing and façades. Information on the various types of EPDM available is provided, together with details of the environmental credentials of each product. Flat roof construction and design is also covered, alongside the various methods of EPDM installation. Case studies of projects completed conclude the presentation.
Carlisle Construction Materials Ltd is a worldwide market leader in the manufacture of waterproofing materials. The company has been producing EPDM membranes since the 1960s. Carlisle is privately owned and has 11,000 employees worldwide across 75 decentralized offices.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 40-45 minutes.