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Hampshire Group – Is there a place for sprayfoam in sustainable buildings? 28th Feb 2013
February 28, 2013 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
In an aim to learnabout spray foam insulation and its place in sustainable building – and the differences between closed-cell and open-cell insulation – Brian Layton of the Hampshire Group has organised a CPD by BASF Polyurethanes UK. Mohamed Hussein will talk about their closed-cell spray foam insulation, WALLTITE® and, with a string of qualificiations after his name – BEng(Hons) PGDip MSc(Eng) CEng MICE MCIOB MCIWEM – it is hoped that Mohamed will be the right person to answer questions for AECB members and any guests that members may wish to invite to join the discussion.
Date : 28th February 2013 6.00 (for 6.30 start)
Venue: Greens Wine Bar, 4 Jewry Street, Winchester, SO23 8RZ where food and drinks (including wine, of course) will be available.
(Parking in Jewry Street next to the library/discovery centre SO23 8SB)
RSVP to Hampshire Group Leader, Brian Layton, either directly or c/o firstname.lastname@example.org
Lift-share: If you are travelling to this event and would be willing to give a fellow member a lift please contact Debbie who will add this information to this post. Lifts on offer: The Group Leader, Brian Layton, will be travelling from north of Basingstoke.
More information from the BASF website: http://www.basf.com/group/corporate/en/brand/WALLTITE and for Walltite used in a Pasivhaus in Poole, see http://www.walltite.basf.co.uk/case-studies/passivhaus-project-chooses-walltite-for-airtight-insulation
Porotherm building system talk at Elliott Brothers Sustainable Building Products Centre in Southampton
AECB members, Elliott Brothers, are hosting a talk on the Porotherm building system. Porotherm blocks are precision engineered, vertically perforated walling units made from clay prepared with a minimum of 20% recycled materials. http://www.porothermuk.co.uk/uvalue-calculator.cfm All AECB members are welcome to attend this talk and bring along guests who may be interested. Date to be announced. Venue: The Sustainable Building Products Centre of Elliott’s, Millbank Wharf, Northam, Southampton SO14 5AG – http://www.elliotts.uk.com/sustainable/