Repair conservation and cleaning of historic masonry

10 October 2013

2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Venue:

Liverpool

Description:

This seminar will look at the principles and methods behind the conservation, repair and cleaning of stone buildings:

  • Traditional construction and craftsmanship;
  • Analysing and detecting causes of deterioration, failure and decay;
  • Methods of repair;
  • Cleaning and finishing;
  • Specifying and detailing;
  • Quality of repair and what to look for.

Speaker: Dr Alex Holton BA (Hons) MA (Dist.) PhD, Heritage Consultant for architects Purcell, Research Associate at The University of Yor

RIBA Core Curriculum topic: Context: understanding historic buildings

Fees:

RIBA/ CIAT Members - £55 + VAT 
Others - £80 + VAT
RIBA Student Member - £15 + VAT

Contact:

Siân Edgerton
0151 707 4382
sian.edgerton@riba.org

Other events in the series:

Please click on the following link for more information on the Conservation- traditional building materials programme of CPD.

Other events in the series in North West:
The use of lime in traditional and historic buildings, 25 April 2013, Manchester 

Organiser:

RIBA North West

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