CPD Seminar: nZEB & Airtightness

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Ecological Building Systems, Centre of Knowledge

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Ecological Building Systems and KORE Insulation are offering a free, limited time CPD seminar. Register today before space runs out!

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Earn 2 CPD points at one event and hear from the technical experts at KORE Insulation and Ecological Building Systems on two of the most important aspects of building design currently facing the Irish construction industry: nZEB and Airtightness. The content of these complimentary seminars has been tailored to help Irish construction professionals:

  • Reduce primary energy to optimal low levels
  • Reduce dependency on systems
  • Enhance thermal performance
  • Achieve Part L nZEB compliance

Achieving nZEB with Expanded Polystyrene

This new CPD from KORE Insulation will demonstrate how to easily achieve the required nZEB standards using a fabric first approach combined with clever detailing. KORE Insulation's seminar content includes:

  • What is nZEB & why?
  • nZEB the Irish context
  • Building heat loss
  • Thermal bridging & materials
  • Thermal comfort
  • Performance gap
  • Fabric first approach to compliance
  • The basics and benefits of Expanded Polystyrene Insulation
  • KORE's Insulated Foundation System (overview & benefits, principles of use, product technical details, installation process and typical construction details)
  • nZEB Case Studies
  • An overview of KORE's Technical Services

Consult with KORE

Those in attendance are encouraged to bring any plans, drawings or project requirements along with them on the day. We would be happy to discuss your individual project details, provide technical information and arrange for a quotation should you require KORE's EPS solutions for your next new build or retrofit project. KORE's technical business development manager, Andrew Butler, and business development manager, Steven Magee, will be available on the day to provide consultations at absolutely no cost or obligation. Our consultation service will be available before and after the presentations.

Want to send on your project details or requirements ahead of time? Send an email to marketing@koresystem.com and we'll have it ready on the day!

Airtightness & Active Moisture Management Using Intelligent Vapour Checks

Practical demonstrations of best practice Airtightness installations by Internationally renowned airtightness installer Roman Szypura of Clioma House.

Ecological Building Systems' seminar content:

  • The importance of airtightness in low energy construction
  • Compliance with airtightness requirements to meet nZEB
  • Design for airtightness – the devil in the detail
  • Intelligent moisture management & avoiding condensation risks
  • Intelligent airtight solutions in masonry & timber frame buildings
  • Managing airtightness from specification to site
  • Quality control & testing onsite

These seminars will deliver important information for anyone in the Irish construction industry, including Architects, Architectural Technologists, BER Assessors, Designers and Developers.

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