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Managing Fire Risk in the Fifth Facade

25 Nov 2020
Online
9.00am Presentation: ROCKWOOL Introduction
  • Evolving role of the roof – design strategy in building construction and the rise of the ‘warm’ roof 
  • Fifth façade and fire risk – brief examination of the main fire risks to roofs, including hot works, arson, plant failure and fire spread
  • Fire in the fifth façade, the real impact – examination of the socio-economic costs of fire in the roof utilising Primark, Belfast as a case study example
  • Regulating roofs – understanding different industry classifications
  • Mitigating fire risk – why non-combustible insulation is the safest specification in flat roof applications

Speakers:

Paul Barrett, Head of Product Management, ROCKWOOL UK 

Will Wigfield, Product Manager, ROCKWOOL UK 

9.20am Panel Discussion: Managing Fire Risk in the Fifth Facade

Moderator: 

Paul Barrett, Head of Product Management, ROCKWOOL UK 

Panellists:

Justin Lewis, Technical Specification Manager – Flat Roofing, ROCKWOOL UK

Will Wigfield, Product Manager, ROCKWOOL UK 

Howard Passey, Director of Operations and Principal Consultant, Fire Protection Association

Jim Isaacs, Senior Architectural Technician, Galliard Homes               

Jay Hollands, Director, Kingsley Roofing London

WATCH ON-DEMAND

VISITORS

THOUSANDS

Over 2 days

EXHIBITORS

100'S

At Olympia London's Grand Hall

SPEAKERS

500+

Across 8 Stages

CONFERENCE FLOORS

8

Free to attend