Temporary Works Design

Aim 


The aim of this two-day course is to provide delegates with the basic principles of temporary works design.
 
 

Learning outcomes


By the end of this course, you should be able to:
 

  • Describe the principles behind basic temporary works design methodologies
  • Explain temporary loads, potential modes of failure and practical considerations
  • Calculate concrete pressures and design formwork, falsework and back-propping
  • Design a simple trench support scheme
  • Apply basic wind loading and design a site hoarding
  • Design outrigger spreader pads for mobile cranes
  • Design a simple needling scheme
  • Apply the principles behind temporary works for demolition, facade retention and structural propping, basement construction and scaffolding design
  • Discuss loads and modes of failure


 

Tutor


Ray Filip is a chartered civil engineer, consultant, who specialises in the area of temporary works. He has spent nearly 20 years working for contractors in the UK and abroad, specialising in the design and construction of temporary works. Ray is self-employed, and works for his own company RFK Consult Ltd, which he formed in 2007. 

 

Intended for


Civil or structural engineering graduates (from contractors or consultants) with some basic understanding of the design process or those who wish to further their design knowledge and experience

 

Entry criteria


Basic university level engineering knowledge is assumed. Delegates will be required to carry out engineering calculations.


Refreshments available at 9.30am, course starts promptly at 10.00am.

Event Information

Eventbrite - Temporary Works Design

Event Status
Places Available

Event Date
04/09/2017 - 05/09/2017

Time
10.00am - 5.30pm

Price
£450+ VAT for Members
£585 + VAT for Non-Members

Location
The Institution of Structural Engineers, International HQ, 47-58 Bastwick Street, London, EC1V 3PS, United Kingdom

Speaker(s)
Ray Filip

Event Association

www.rkfconsult.co.uk



Event Contact
Peter Washer

Event Contact Email
training@istructe.org






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