Vibration protection for buildings (sponsored content)
Date & Time

21 February 2023
09:00 - 10:00 GMT

Location

Online

Price
Free
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Date & Time

21 February 2023
09:00 - 10:00 GMT

Location

Online

Price
Free

A breakfast briefing, sponsored by Getzner, on elastic building isolation and how it can be used to achieve both dynamic optimisation and structural integrity.

When it comes to improved standards of comfort for working and living, building isolation needs to be considered.

This webinar explores how elastic building isolation can be used to achieve the balance between dynamic optimization and structural integrity. 

The lecture will focus on many aspects including:

  • What elastic building isolation is

  • Types of building isolation

  • Project schedule, responsibilities, interfaces

  • Principle of verification 

  • Material selection process

  • Reference projects

Reasons to attend

  • Learn about building isolation from leading industry experts

  • Understand how elasticity and structural integrity can coexist

  • Discover Getzner's design concept and how to use it

Intended for

  • All structural engineers

​Speakers

Ben van Breda

Country Manager, Getzner UK & Ireland

After servicing the UK market for over 20 years from the Austrian Headquarter, Getzner took the decision, at the beginning of 2021, to bring on Ben to help grow and develop the UK and Ireland business, supported by world-class engineering expertise of the Austrian team. Ben brings with him 14 years of international manufacturing and contracting experience and a strong focus on business development, and technical and commercial expertise.

Dr. Ulrich Gerhaher

Research and Development Construction Division Getzner Werkstoffe GmbH

Ulrich is an expert on research and development of isolation bearings, and he is taking care of product innovation for buildings and technical service development at Getzner since 2014. He studied civil engineering at the technical University in Munich and Vienna, and made his doctors degree on elastomer bearings at the University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences Vienna in 2010. Due to his former working experiences for several structural engineering offices, Ulrich did get considerable insights about static challenges and solution development. 

<h4>About Getzner</h4>

About Getzner

Getzner Werkstoffe is the leading specialist in the field of vibration isolation and protection. The company, with headquarters in Austria, has been developing solutions based on polyurethane (PU) for the isolation of undesirable vibrations and noise for close to 50 years. Its Sylomer®, Sylodyn®, Sylodamp® and Isotop® products were all developed and manufactured at Getzner's own facility. They are used in the rail, construction and industry sectors to effectively reduce vibrations and noise, improve the service life of bedded components and minimise the need for maintenance and repairs on tracks, vehicles, structures and machines.

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Email - [email protected]

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