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Testing Times: Materials Testing for the Built Environment

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VINCI Technology Centre

Stanbridge Road

Leighton Buzzard

LU7 4QH

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Places for this event are limited to 40 so book your place now to make sure you don't miss out.

If you are involved with building maintenance, this event will provide an inspiring and fascinating insight into how to keep our buildings safe. The event includes a tour of the testing facilities at VINCI Technology Centre.

Speakers Include:

  • Steve Shanahan, Business Development Director, VINCI Technology Centre, Steve will be speaking about cathodic protection, an electrochemical process to control corrosion of a metal surface, on early 20th Century heritage steel framed buildings.

  • James Morphett, Co-founder, Flightkam Ltd, James is one of the co-founders of Flightkam Ltd, a company that uses unmanned aerial vehicles equipped with hi-definition camera and sensors to inspect structures that are difficult to access. James will be talking about UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) surveys.

  • Michael Thorne, Principle Engineer, VINCI Technology Centre, as an experienced employee within the building pathology industry, for the past 12 years. Michael has been involved in a wide range of on-site investigations from full structural condition surveys of buildings, visual inspections to managing life-care plans for multi-storey car parks. Michael will be speaking about building pathology, the study of building defects.

We'd also like to invite you to engage with FMCentral by joining us on LinkedIn and following us on twitter @FMCentralUK, @spaghettijcn and @EMS_Universe.

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VINCI Technology Centre

Stanbridge Road

Leighton Buzzard

LU7 4QH

United Kingdom

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