Continuing Personal Development (CPD) Seminars & Factory Tours: Booking Request
Milbank CPD Seminars offer a detailed insight into the precast concrete products industry, our leading position in the arena and its relationship with the broader construction landscape. CPD seminars are the ideal opportunity to advance your knowledge and credibility in this key area of construction, benefitting your long term career goals and filling any knowledge gaps you may have, helping you become more productive and efficient.
Precast Concrete Flooring – CPD Seminar
This CPD Seminar provides an introduction to precast concrete flooring systems, both hollowcore, beam and block and insulated flooring, including typical load span capacities, bearing details and a case study on the accommodation of construction loads. It looks at compliance with the requirements of the Building Regulations, Part A, Part B and Part E are discussed together with an outline of manufacturing processes, transport and installation considerations.
Precast Concrete Stairs – CPD Seminar
This CPD Seminar focusses predominantly on the design and specification of precast concrete stairs, including straight, helical, winder and cantilever flights. It will help you to understand the advantages of using precast concrete stairs, the design factors affecting waist thickness and typical connection and bearing details. Additionally, it will also guide you on curved stair supports and the constraints relating to precast curved flights, the principles of how cantilever steps work, the manufacturing process of precast concrete straight, dog-leg (winder) and curved (helical) flights and finally, any transport considerations.
Factory Tour of our Prestressed and Precast Concrete Manufacturing Facility
This tour is tailored for architects, engineers and other construction professionals, to give them an understanding of the difference between prestressed and reinforced precast concrete products. Attendees will see the various production stages, for both prestressed flooring units, hollowcore slabs and beams for beam and block flooring, and reinforced concrete units, stairs and landings. The tour is scheduled from 11am-2pm and includes lunch if required.
Please note, our Factory Tours are limited to a maximum of 6 delegates at one time.
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