Intergrating building services in historic buildings: developing harmony or creating contradiction

15 May 2014

10:00 AM - 12:30 PM

Venue:

Liverpool

Description:

This seminar will describe how to approach the integration of modern building facilities and services in historic buildings. It will analyse the possible strategies and constraints that apply, highlighting what is important whilst considering major factors such as artefacts, buildings and people.

The comprehensive analysis will specify the essential items to consider for your project:

  • building physics and environmental control such as temperature, humidity, air flow, ventilation, insulation, light, colour, noise and acoustics, water, renewables and energy
  • best practice and pitfalls including English Heritage, National Trust, commissioning and soft landings
  • standards: purists v practicality
  • communication and the final say involving client, team, planning and conservation officers, Building Control and contractors
  • meeting other requirements such as accessibility and fire
  • installation best practices and problem solving.

 

Speaker: Alex Baines, Head of Sustainability and Building Physics, CBG Consultants CEPH, BREEAM AP, GradEI

 

Fees:

RIBA CPD Club Members: once place per club ticket 
RIBA/ CIAT members: £59 + VAT
RIBA Student members: £15 + VAT
Others: £85 + VAT

Booking:

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Alternatively you can complete and return the downloadable booking form at the bottom of this page.

Contact:

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

Organiser:

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