The importance of specialist Temporary Works design consultation

Author: David Thomas, Tony Gould, Roy Lyle & Simon Smith

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The importance of specialist Temporary Works design consultation

Training
Date published

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Author

David Thomas, Tony Gould, Roy Lyle & Simon Smith

Price

Standard: £70 + VAT
Members: £45.50 + VAT

Author

David Thomas, Tony Gould, Roy Lyle & Simon Smith

Discover the benefits of early involvement of a Temporary Works consultant/specialist in building and civil engineering projects.

The webinar recording outlines the importance of early consultant or specialist involvement in Temporary Works. Case studies will examine the impact of the construction process on design outcomes. Presenters review the RIBA Work Stages in the context of temporary works designs and explore early cost plan and time allowances. Hear about the Party Wall approval process and some key underpinning hints and tips.
 

Learning outcomes:

  • The importance and benefits of early consultant/specialist involvement

  • Why standard contract arrangements aren’t always sufficient

  • Understanding of early cost plan allowances and time allowances

  • Party Wall underpinning hints and tips

 Intended for

  • Design Consultants involved in projects that require temporary works

  • Design Consultants involved in projects at the conceptual design stages

  • Design Consultants involved in party wall interfaces

  • Developers looking to accelerate the party wall approval process and the tender process
     

Speakers

David Thomas - Director, Temporary Works Forum.
David is a Director and Secretary at TWf UK. He is a Chartered Civil Engineer, a Chartered Safety and Health Practitioner and the Director of Heightsayfe Ltd. Previously he has been the HM Principal Specialist Inspector of Health and Safety (Construction) at HSE.

Tony Gould - Technical Director, VP GroundForce plc
Tony has been instrumental in the design and development of proprietary hydraulic earthwork support equipment for over 35 years. He sits on national committees and advisory panels relating to below ground temporary works and is a former chair of the CPA Shoring Technology Interest group. He is currently chair of the Bradford University Industrial Advisory Board.

Roy Lyle MIStructE - Associate Director, Contractors Design Services
Roy has 20 years’ experience working for permanent works design consultancies, as a resident engineer, for a main contractor’s construction engineering team and now at a design consultancy specialising in temporary works. His specialities include working on “cut and carve” refurbishment projects and developing construction methodologies to suit programme constraints.

Simon Smith FIStructE Managing Director, Contractors Design Services
Simon has 40 years’ construction experience, most of which has been spent in the management and design of Temporary Works and Geotechnics on a wide variety of Building and Civil Engineering projects. Working mainly with contracting organisations, ‘Value Engineering’ or ‘Constructioneering’ has become ingrained into his thinking.
 

Additional information

Format:
Video
Publisher:
IStructE

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Training Temporary works Video IStructE London HQ

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