Toolbox Talks – only at Timber Expo 2014

Where do you find practical hands-on information on the latest timber processes, technologies and specialist products?

At Timber Expo of course, – the UK’s only dedicated event for the timber industry! By attending our exclusive Toolbox Talks programme of FREE workshops – delegates will be brought bang up-to-date with the latest technologies and innovations from manufacturing processes to onsite engineering solutions.

Sponsored by Hemsec SIPs and Wood for Good – Toolbox Talks will be presented by our exhibitors, across both days of the show in two purpose built presentation theatres. Toolbox Talks is extremely popular, so make sure you get there early to grab a seat.

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Companies presenting at toolbox talks include:

Actis – Addressing the Performance Gap using reflective insulation

Discover how Actis believes closing the Performance Gap can be achieved by providing trusted products within a building system and an open culture of discussion and collaboration of all professionals involved in construction.

Button-fix – Fixing interior panels – the easy way

Find out why this range is being specified and used around the world. In this talk Tony Wills will explain how much easier it is to precisely fix interior panels using Button-fix.

Cellecta – Flawless flooring systems focus: fast fit, flawless flooring solutions for suspended ground and separating floors

Discover the systems helping to reduce overall build times, improve thermal performance, reduce the running costs of a development and improve living conditions for occupants.

Coillte Panel Products – OSB innovation – widening the scope of applications

The extensive ranges of Medite MDF and SmartPly OSB are highly-regarded products synonymous for quality, choice and innovation.

Deckwise – Hidden deck and cladding fasteners

Deckwise®, an Ipe Clip® Fastener Company, manufactures patented hidden deck fastener clips for hardwood, composite, and PVC decking in their US manufacturing facility.

DuPont Tyvek – Fabric first -The holistic approach to thermal performance and energy conservation

DuPont Tyvek will demonstrate the need to consider heat, air and moisture when designing buildings for long term performance that complies with the current and ongoing thermal performance demands of the Building Regulations, including Parts C & L.

Ecological Building Systems – Airtightness and active moisture management using intelligent vapour checks

Airtightness is a critical part of building a low energy construction, with additional benefits concerning comfort, health and structural durability. This talk will give an overview of airtightness and common failure areas and also look at how to implement a strategy from the design stage to the final test on site.

More information will follow in the next Toolbox Talks update!

Remember entry to Timber Expo and participation in the Toolbox Talks are completely free.

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