On 14th December, 4PM AWST, join us in a face-to-face discussion on the principles of modular construction aimed at architects and designers working for public and private sector clients within Western Australia. This short seminar will include definitions of modular construction, advantages and disadvantages of designing in modules, key constraints, module sizes and some design basics. We will run through a residential case study to explain what is possible with a modular construction approach and take participants on a guided tour of our yard. – McNally Group
This CPD will explain the importance of structural design considerations and potential risks of wet area waterproofing in design and construction. You will learn how to identify the correct wet area waterproofing design response through appropriate material selection and specification.
– Dulux / Fosroc
In this CPD you will learn about the importance of structural design considerations, appropriate material selection, specification considerations, application requirements and potential risks, for joint sealant design in planning, development and construction.
– Dulux / Fosroc
Join us for this CPD which helps specifiers understand Australian slip resistance requirements and how the specification of resin-based flooring can play a part in the safe design of a building. Key takeaways include the identification of local Australian slip resistance standards, how to understand the slip resistance rating system, slip resistance test methods and where each should be applied for correct results.
The Use & Specification of Australian Natural Sandstones CPD covers the rich history of sandstone construction in Australia, explores its sustainability and manufacturing methods, and unveils its promising future in construction.
– Gosford Quarries
This session, hosted by Karndean Designflooring, provides comprehensive insights into Luxury Vinyl Tiles (LVT), catering to architects, designers, and trade professionals. LVT, with its diverse style range, combines aesthetics with functionality. Its exceptional durability, water resistance, and ease of cleaning make it ideal for high-traffic commercial spaces. Easy installation, acoustic properties, and resistance to scratches and stains ensure LVT’s relevance as a versatile flooring solution, offering both beauty and practicality.
The Specifying Fibre Cement for Residential & Commercial Buildings CPD discusses how to specify and the use of fibre cement in interior and exterior applications. Additionally, learning how Fibre Cement is used in wall systems to meet the NCC requirements and how different architectural outcomes are achieved.
– BGC Fibre Cement
This CPD presentation discusses fire rating and combustibility of internal lining and external façade products. It is crucial to ensure all relevant building codes are met in the interests of the occupants of buildings.
– BGC Fibre Cement / Plasterboard
The Specifying Plasterboard for Residential & Commercial Buildings CPD discusses in depth plasterboard’s evolution to meet aesthetic, financial, and technical needs. The presentation navigates the complex requirements for partitions and linings, considering building types and technical support.
– BGC Plasterboard
Gain a deeper understanding into the history and application of fibre cement facade materials with EQUITONE’s CPD presentation. This course delves into the history of fibre cement and uncovers the latest innovations in ventilated facade systems. We outline the different textures, colours and expressive surfaces and also look at the numerous approaches to internal and external design applications through a presentation of completed projects in Australia.