Modern Design of Low-rise Domestic Buildings
This course has been developed in association with The Concrete Centre.
There is an ongoing demand for new housing in the
This course provides the latest information relating to the Building Regulations, Codes and Standards as they affect the modern design of low rise masonry houses. It covers the use of basements as a way of ensuring the better utilisation of land and improving the use of sites with difficult ground conditions. The most recent changes to the Building Regulations are reviewed as are the changes to BS 5628 Parts 1,2 & 3. Eurocode 6 is introduced and innovations in dwelling construction considered.
The topics covered include:
The course will benefit engineers and other construction professionals engaged in the design and construction of houses and will provide them with a greater understanding of the various technical changes that have recently occurred.