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Sustainable Timber Construction: Exploring Engineered Timber as a Climate F...

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National Botanic Gardens

Glasnevin

D09 VY63 Dublin

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Organised by the WoodProps Programme at NUI Galway, the Wood Marketing Federation and the Society of Irish Foresters, this seminar will explore the use of engineered timber in large-scale and tall timber construction as well as the use of timber in modular construction with examples from Ireland and the UK. Practicing engineers and architects will speak of their experiences constructing substantial projects utilising engineered wood products as the primary structural material.

Event certified by RIAI and Engineers Ireland. Attendance at this event should be recorded as part of your overall CPD hours for the year.

Chair: Des O’Toole - Marketing and Communications Director at Forest Industries Ireland and President of the Irish Bioenergy Association

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09:00 Registration

09:30 Welcome: Prof. Annette Harte, WoodProps, NUI Galway

09:40 David Gil-Moreno/Conan O'Ceallaigh, WoodProps Programme, NUI Galway

10:00 John Spittle, UK Representative, Weihag

10:25 Bryan Carroll, Structural Engineer, Punch Consulting Engineers

10:50 Tea/Coffee

11:20 Mike Haslam, Director, Haslam and Co Architects

11:45 Diane Harrington, Bucholz McEvoy Architects

12:30 Q & A

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