13 June 2017
The STBA-SPAB Sustainability of Traditional Buildings Conference (13th
The conference will be opened by a keynote from Peter Rickaby of the“Each Home Counts” Implementation Board. However, the topics include not only energy efficiency and carbon but also the wider, often overlooked, issues of sustainability.
- sustainability via maintenance (John Preston, IHBC),
- building pathology & BS7913 (John Edwards, CIOB)
- healthy buildings (Ian Mawditt, Fourwalls & Simon Corbey, ASBP)
- and a fresh approach to mortgage survey for sustainability (Steven Hodgson, PCA)
In addition, Sofie Pelsmakers (Sheffield University), Caroline Rye (Archimetrics & SPAB) and Natasha Ginks (De Montfort University) will present their research into thermal upgrades of floors, walls and windows.