PRECAST2017

Date:Thursday 11 May 2017
Time:08:30 - 16:00
Venue:

Leicester Tigers Stadium, Leicester LE2 7TR

Price:Free

 

REGISTER NOW for the UK's largest precast concrete industry conference & exhibition - PRECAST2017, 11th May at Leicester Tigers Stadium.

With over 60 exhibitors and more than 400 delegates expected to attend, PRECAST2017 is a great forum to meet new customers and network with others in the industry.

The exhibition will run from 08.30 to 16.00. A range of seminars on key topics specifically targeted for the precast industry will be presented by clients and relevant experts.  Topics include:

- Keynote address on Brexit from the Construction Products Association
- Building Information Modelling (BIM)
- Future supplies of Fly Ash from UKQAA
- The Housing White Paper from Homes & Community Agency
- Safe Loading Demonstrations & CLOCS presentation from Wincanton
- Changing Perceptions of Mental Health in the workplace
- Environmental Product Declarations (EPDs)

PRECAST2017 is a great opportunity for those in the construction industry to view the latest products and services, and meet new customers from the UK, Europe and further afield.

 

Thanks to our sponsor

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PRECAST2017 Programme

08.30

Registration & Exhibition Opens

Tea, Coffee & Breakfast Rolls Served

09.00 – 9.50

TECHNICAL

Securing Long-Term Availability of Fly Ash (25 mins)

UKQAA

Introducing Limestone Tertiary Cements (25 mins)

John Lay – Product Quality Director, CEMEX

09.30 – 10.10

 

HEALTH & SAFETY

Manufacturer Responsibilities in Protecting Vulnerable Road Users (20 mins)

Wincanton

Understanding Mental Health in the Workplace (20 mins)

Mates in Mind (British Safety Council)

10.20 – 10.45

ECONOMIC OUTLOOK

Jerry McLaughlin – Chief Economist, Mineral Products Association

10.45

Refreshments

11.15 – 11.45

 

BUILDING INFORMATION MODELLING (BIM)

Industry Outlook & Project Examples (15 mins)

Duncan Reed – Director, Trimble Solutions (UK)

Communicating Product Information with BIM (15 mins)

Peter Caplehorn -  Deputy Chief Executive, Construction Products Association

12.00 – 12.30

SUSTAINABILITY

Environmental Product Declarations: All you need to know

Matthew Butcher – Environmental & Technical Officer, British Precast

British Precast Members Sustainability Performance

Hafiz Elhag – Sustainability Manager, British Precast

12.00 – 12.30

INFRASTRUCTURE

Speaker (TBC)

12.30

Lunch

13.00 – 13.25

ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING (AGM)

Including Executive Director Report

13.30 – 13.50

BREXIT IMPLICATIONS

Peter Caplehorn -  Deputy Chief Executive and Policy Director, Construction Products Association

14.00 – 14.25

THE HOUSING WHITE PAPER

Homes & Community Agency

14.30 – 14.55

HEALTH & SAFETY

Help Great Britain Work Well

Health & Safety Executive

15.00 – 16.00

SPEED NETWORKING

16.00

Exhibition Close