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Sika Limited

Overview

Sika Limited is part of the global Sika Group, specialising in the manufacture and supply of chemical based products. Sika has a leading position in the development and production of systems and products for bonding, sealing, damping, reinforcing, and protecting in the building sector and the motor vehicle industry. Sika has subsidiaries in 101 countries around the world and manufactures in over 300 factories. With more than 27,000 employees Sika generates annual sales of CHF 9.3 billion (£7.54 bn). We are also committed to providing quality, service, safety and environmental care.

In the UK, we provide market-leading solutions for concrete, waterproofing, roofing, flooring, refurbishment, sealing & bonding, and industry, and have manufacturing sites in Welwyn Garden City, Preston, Leeds and Wishaw, with more than 1,000 employees and a turnover of more than £360 million.

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CPD Material (7)


Seminar
Designing for a sustainable future: Green roofing solutions
The construction industry continues to demand more sustainable solutions from manufacturers, Sika's roofing team have launched three new green roofing systems: extensive, intensive and bio-diverse which are three of the most common green roof types in the UK. With the ability to provide a roofing system that have many environmental and sustainable benefits, Sika can now provide a CPD focused around these key benefits and the technical design considerations that come with the specification of any green roof. As well as the compatible waterproofing solutions single ply, cold-applied liquid membranes, reinforced bituminous membranes and hot melt.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Seamless Resin Flooring
This CPD provides an insight into resin flooring materials, the relevant regulations and standards, the design and specification considerations and modern advanced systems and technologies for resin flooring applications.
By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- The main resin flooring types and their characteristics
- The key consideration factors for aesthetic and structural design with resin flooring
- The relevant regulations and standards for further reference
- The advanced systems and technologies for higher specification requirements
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Bituminous Flat Roofing Solutions
This presentation explores the modern bituminous roofing systems. It will cover topics including the key components for a successful and effective roof system, including design, materials, workmanship, associated standards and regulations – as well as Safe2Torch and the latest revisions to codes of practice. By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- The design considerations required for high performance flat roof systems
- The differences in bitumen technology and the relative merits of each
- The provenance of different roofing materials and their impact on the environment
- Different roof designs and applications and where each is commonly used.
- Specifying a roof system that reduces risk - for the specifier, client and the installer
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
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:
- How to satisfy waterproofing standards in accordance with British Standard BS 8102 - 2009
- Waterproofing strategies and considerations and the design process
- 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
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
A Specifiers Guide to Joint Sealants
The aim of this CPD is to provide a factual presentation with regards to sealants, their importance, choosing the right product, possible issues and what to expect from a supply partner. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Why sealants should be a key factor in specification
- What to expect from a quality supplier
- How to assist with the designing and choosing of the most appropriate joint sealing solution
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar