This talk on green roofs and solar solutions investigates the environmental benefits of different types of green roofs, the design considerations for successful planning and what to expect from the finished project. By the end of the evening, you should be able to understand where each type of green roof is most suitable and the fundamental principles that apply to the design of a green roof.
The talk covers:
- Introduction and overview
- Benefits of green roofs
- Why is a green roof required?
- planning requirement
- support biodiversity
- recreational space
- Waterproofing options
- Root protection
- System construction
- Design considerations
- Reducing weight loadings by design
- Irrigation and drainage
- Planting methods and schemes
- Ensuring installation quality
- Guarantees and their value.
The speaker, Chris Roddick, Bauder's green roofs product manager, has a wealth of experience and extensive technical knowledge, having worked in green roofing and landscaping for over twenty years.
Date/time: Thursday, 15 March 2018, 6.30pm. Refreshments from 6.00pm.
Venue: Kings Hotel, Oxford Road, Stokenchurch, Buckinghamshire HP14 3TA. Two minutes from M40 Jn 5.
Cost: FREE to 3CPD subscribers, APC candidates and students; £20 (inc. VAT) for non-subscribers.
To book, please contact Guy Pullen, firstname.lastname@example.org, (t) 01844 274830.
The Kings Hotel, Oxford Road, Stokenchurch, Buckinghamshire HP14 3TA, (t) 01494 609090, is located just two minutes from M40 Jn 5, with its own car park and further parking alongside the village green.
This event is organised by 3CPD Ltd, a not-for-profit organisation offering CPD and social events across Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and Oxfordshire and neighbouring counties for RICS members and others working in the construction and property sectors. 3CPD is run by local chartered surveyors.