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Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL7 1BQ
www.sika.co.uk
Sika Limited
Tel +44 (0)1707 394444
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Sika Limited

Overview

Sika Limited’s Basement to Roof offering provides design, construction and maintenance teams with a trusted single source partnership for construction product and services. Dedicated to supporting architects, engineers, contractors and clients with the formidable task of selecting, specifying and installing countless products and systems, Sika has highly trained experienced teams providing technical information, design assistance and installation support. Whether new construction or refurbishment Sika products provide peace of mind through the integrity of ISO14001 manufactured products and systems, assuring performance and helping the construction industry deliver better performance, better environmental profiles, better durability, easier maintenance and improved aesthetics.

CPD Material (13)


Seminar
Basement Waterproofing Technologies and Solutions
This seminar considers the various solutions for waterproofing available to the specifier. It will help you to understand and learn about the following topics:
- Understand how to satisfy waterproofing standards in accordance with British Standard BS 8102 - 2009
- Understand waterproofing strategies and considerations and the design process
- Understand the waterproofing systems available and how to select the correct solution, types A, B and C

Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Avoiding Mistakes When Installing Wood Flooring: Protecting Your Wood Flooring Using Elastic Adhesive
Objectives of the course are to
- prevent costly wood flooring failures
- get maximum durability and life out of your selected wood flooring
- specify optimum damp proof membranes, levelling compounds and adhesives.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
High Performance Structural Adhesive Systems for Glazed & Panel Facades
General overview describing the scope of applications available to the specifier for façade structural adhesives
- Adhesive technologies available and typical fabrication methods
- Use of high strength adhesives and the particular benefits they can impart
- Relevant accreditation
- On line adhesive joint calculation tools
- Health and wellbeing imparted by increased natural daylight through glazed facades
- Improvements in thermal performance via the use of structural façade adhesives
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Flooring by Design
This CPD presentation aims to assist specifiers when designing and selecting flooring solutions that:
- Fulfil functional and aesthetic design requirements by selecting the right flooring
- The advantages and disadvantages of different flooring types and applications
- What to look for when choosing a flooring supplier
- Environmental and sustainability overview
The CPD touches on some of the typical challenges and risks, what you should expect from a flooring systems provider
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Watertight Concrete Construction
This CPD seminar is specifically tailored for designers who are involved in the construction of below ground and water retaining structures
- Analyses the different grades of use in accordance with BS 8102 -2009 protection of structures against water from the ground
- Considers the various solutions of waterproofing available to the specifier
- Satisfying the 3 grades of use in accordance with the specification
- Protection of structures against water from the ground
- Rising water tables
- Other considerations for specifiers
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
A Specifier's Introduction to Concrete Repair
This seminar will provide:
- An introduction to the European Standards for concrete repair and protection
- Typical symptons of failed concrete
- Principles of reinforced concrete diagnosis
- Repair, options and methods
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Car Park Waterproofing and Decking Systems
This seminar provides information on:
- Typical problems associated by insufficient waterproofing
- European and British standards applicable to car park waterproofing
- Types of waterproofing solutions
- Management and maintenance structures
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Waterproofing of Structures - Above and Below Ground
This seminar analyses the four grades of use in accordance with BS8102, protection of structures against water from the ground, and considers the various solutions available prior to selection of the most appropriate system.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Specifiers Guide to Flooring - Integral and Applied Finishes
The material provides the specifier with an appreciation of the factors to be taken into account when considering a floor finish and the various systems available to him/her. It aims to demonstrate various flooring systems for industrial and commercial use, and also provides a frame work for selecting an appropiate system.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Single Ply Roofing: An Introduction
This seminar looks at the subject of single ply roofing: what a single ply is, where they can be used, materials, selections and standards, form, wind loading, assistance available, abuse, faults, fire, insulation and environment.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Rejuvenating Concrete Structures
This seminar aims to provide an awareness of the underlying contributors that lead to the deterioration of reinforced concrete. It also seeks to look at examples of and explain the primary cause of distress, gives guidance in selecting an appropriate rejuvenation strategy and looks finally at modern material technologies, including repair mortars, corrosion inhibitors and protective coatings for façades.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Painting Galvanised Steel
This seminar looks at how Duplex systems can help the specifier overcome the specification pitfalls in the painting of galvanised steel. It will also help you better understand how and why paint coatings work with galvanised steel.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Advanced Elastic Bonding and Sealing in Construction
This seminar provides an insight into elastic bonding technology, understanding material performances, selection of appropriate joint material, and awareness of the implications of poor selection.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar