EVENTS AND MEETINGS

This section helps you to stay in touch with what’s going on with CONSTRUCT and industry and lists all our upcoming training events, meetings and other events which Members may be interested in attending.

Events fall into four categories

  • CONSTRUCT Event
  • Member Event
  • Industry Event
  • Training Course
20

February

The Concrete Society – Assessment of in-situ concrete strength from cores

This one day Technical Seminar aims to provide guidance on the forthcoming heavily revised British Standards relating to the assessment of in-situ concrete strength with emphasis on the analysis of core test results.

Event Details:

Location – The Concrete Society Head Office, Camberley, Surrey, GU17 9AB
Date – Thursday 20 February 2020
Time – 9:45am to 1pm
Price – Concrete Society members £110 (excl VAT) and non-members £140 (excl VAT). Lunch and refreshments are included.

To find out more, head to the Concrete Society website.

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27

February

Mental Health First Aid Champion Course

CONSTRUCT are pleased to announce the launch of a one day Mental Health First Aid Champion course.

Event Details:

Location – Carey Group PLC, Carey House, Wembley, London, HA9 0HR
Date – Thursday 27 February 2020.
Time – 9am – 5pm
Price – Places are subsidised at £30.00+VAT per person for companies with 1-99 PAYE employees and £80.00+VAT per person for companies with 100+ PAYE employees.

Don’t forget to claim back your £30.00 short duration course grant from CITB to receive further subsidy.

To book your places, please fill out our booking form and return to training@construct.org.uk.

 

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03

March

The Concrete Society – Technical Evening by Geoshield Ltd – Protection Systems for Buildings against Hazardous Ground Gases

The Concrete Society Yorkshire Region is presenting a free CPD Accredited Technical Seminar on on protection systems for buildings against hazardous ground gases.

Event Details: 

Location -Marriott Hotel Leeds, 4 Trevelyan Square, Boar Lane, Leeds LS1 6ET
Date – Tuesday 3 March 2020
Time – 5.30pm onwards
Price – Free

To find out more, visit The Concrete Society website.

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05

March

The Concrete Society – Visual Concrete – Specifying to Minimise Problems and Achieve a Quality Visual Finish

This one day technical seminar aims to provide guidance covering both formed and unformed finishes and includes how to specify, construct and assess visual concrete.

Event Details: 

Location – The Concrete Society, Head Office, Camberley, Surrey, GU17 9AB
Date – Tuesday 5 March 2020
Time – 9.15am – 4pm
Price – £145 + VAT (Concrete Society Member), £185 + VAT (non-member)

To find out more, visit The Concrete Society website.

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24

March

The Concrete Society – Specifying Concrete? Know your Standards! – Understanding how they Interact

This one day technical seminar aims to provide guidance relating to the practical and theoretical aspects of Concrete Standards.

Event Details: 

Location – The Concrete Society, Head Office, Camberley, Surrey, GU17 9AB
Date – Tuesday 24 March 2020
Time – 9.15am – 4pm
Price – £140 + VAT (Concrete Society Member), £180 + VAT (non-member)

To find out more, visit The Concrete Society website.

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28

March

The CONSTRUCT Rugby Experience with Wasps

This Rugby Experience has been put together specifically and exclusively for CONSTRUCT members. You will get the opportunity to go behind the scenes at a Premiership Rugby match ahead of the game itself.

Event Details:

Location – Ricoh Arena, Judds Ln, Coventry CV6 6GE, UK
Date – Saturday 28 March 2020
Time – 10.30am to 6pm
Price – £270

To find out more, click here.

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23

April

The Concrete Society – Defects and Deterioration of Concrete – Causes, Prevention and Remedies

The one day technical seminar aims to provide guidance relation to potentially structurally significant concrete defects and deterioration.

Event Details:

Location – The Concrete Society, Head Office, Camberley, Surrey, GU17 9AB
Date – Thursday 23 April 2020
Time – 9.15am – 4pm
Price – £140 + VAT (Concrete Society Member), £180 + VAT (non-member)

To find out more, visit The Concrete Society website.

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05

May

The Concrete Centre – Engineering Seminar

Modern technologies and innovation are changing the way concrete is planned, formed and placed. This seminar discusses how design and construction of concrete structures is being improved through digitisation.

Event Details: 

Location – The Institution Of Structural Engineers, 47-58 Bastwick St, London, EC1V 3PS
Date – Tuesday 5 May 2020
Time – 6.15pm – 8.30pm
Price – Free

To find out more, visit The Concrete Centre website.

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10

June

The Concrete Society – Durability of Reinforced Concrete

The University of Manchester and the Concrete Society is organizing a one-day seminar on the deterioration mechanism of existing structures and advanced technologies of steel reinforcement protection and structural strengthening. A networking lunch and refreshment for tea breaks will be provided.

Presented by Dr Lee Cunningham, Dr Meini Su, Paul Noyce and John Eustace.

Event Details:

Location – The Concrete Society North West Region, E27, Pariser Building, University of Manchester M13 9PL
Date – Wednesday 10 June 2020
Time – 9am to 4:30pm
Price – £95 per person

To find out more, head to the Concrete Society website.

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12

June

Member Golf & Networking Day

CONSTRUCT Golf Days are arranged in partnership with the Lighthouse Club Construction Industry Charity, and raise money for their great work to support positive mental health in the construction industry. Get together a team of 4 from your company or with other members of CONSTRUCT for a full day of golfing and networking.

Event Details: 

Location – Hanbury Manor Marriott Hotel and Country Club Ware, Hertfordshire, SG12 0SD
Date – Friday 12 June 2020
Time – 9pm – 12am
Price – Cost per entry is £425 (exc. VAT) for a pair

To find out more, please click here.

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17

June

HS&E Committee Meeting

The HS&E committee provides opportunity to share information; problem solving opportunity; share lessons learned from accidents and incidents and to make connections with other members.

Event Details: 

Location – TBC
Date – Wednesday 17 June 2020
Time – TBC

If you would like to attend the meeting, please register your attendance to Dave Armsworth.

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01

September

The Lighthouse Club Golf & Networking

CONSTRUCT’s official charity, The Lighthouse Club, are holding a South East Open event which will be open to all the construction industry. You will have the opportunity to play 36 holes on one of England’s most challenging golf courses.

Location – The Berkshire Golf Club, Swinley Rd, Winkfield Row, Ascot SL5 8AY
Date – Tuesday 1 September 2020
Price – Cost per 4 Ball Team entry £1,000 (plus VAT)

To find out more, click here.

Member Golf & Networking Days