Basement Waterproofing Standards and Solutions
Waterproofing solutions for tunnels
Engineers Ireland Training Provider

This seminar analyses the different grades of use in accordance with BS 8102 - 2022 Protection of Below Ground Structures Against Water Ingress. Considers the various solutions of waterproofing both above and below ground available to the specifier.

  • Overview of updated BS 8102:2022
  • Satisfying the 4 grades of use in accordance with BS 8102:2022
  • Protection of structures against water from the ground
  • Importance of sustainability in construction
Concrete Repair - A Specifier’s Introduction to Concrete Repair (BS EN 1504)
IE-Concrete Repair-TM image

Provides 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 appropriate repair and remedial strategies and looks finally at modern material technologies. This includes repair mortars, corrosion inhibitors and protective coatings.

Car Park Structural Waterproofing & Protective Deck Treatments
IE-Flooring-Dundrum Car park

This CPD provides typical problems associated with car park structures and product selection criteria. The different applications of a waterproofing system and the management and maintenance of structures in accordance with the ICE document. Industry standards will be discussed and some representative case studies of both refurbishment and new build structures in line with the new British and European Standard BS EN 1504 will be shown.

Seamless Resin Flooring CPD - RIBA Approved

Learning Objectives:  

  • Improve understanding of the characteristics of the main resin flooring types
  • Improve understanding of key considerations for specifying seamless resin flooring
  • Enhance awareness of the relevant standards for further reference
  • Enhance knowledge of advanced systems and technologies of resin flooring materials
Selecting Flat Roofing System to Meet Modern Demands - RIBA Approved
  • Design of flat roofs – cold, warm, protected, green, solar and blue roofs
  • Design considerations - achieving falls, drainage and ponding, wind uplift, BRE accredited details, CDM, Sustainability and BIM
  • Roof systems
  • Installation, training and quality assurance   
SikaShield® Bituminous Flat Roofing Solutions - RIAI Approved
Close up view of bitumen membrane applied on roof at parapet

Learning objectives:

  • To learn about flat roofing expertise and experience in proving flat roofing excellence and quality
  • To review how reinforced bitumen membranes (RBMs) have traditionally been the flat roofing system of choice
  • To understand the compliance requirements of the Safe2Torch/NFRC campaign and why it came about
  • To discover next generation of RBM systems - good practices, performance, legislation and other design considerations
  • To learn what criteria comprehensive systems must meet and why APAO systems exceed all these requirements. This will also include technical and specification support
A Specifiers Guide to Joint Sealants - Essential for a Long-Lasting and Watertight Building
Facade of Sika office building in Zurich

Aimed as an overview for architects in particular but of equal interest to any specifier involved in the creation of designs and specifications involving new build and refurbished facades and floor joint sealants.

  • Discover why sealants should be a key factor in specification
  • To learn what you should expect from a quality supplier

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