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AJA CPD Seminar: Natural Ventilation by Breathing Buildings

Thursday 15 November 2018 | 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm

AJA CPD Seminar on Natural Ventilation kindly hosted & presented by Breathing Buildings. This seminar will cover the following: Building energy usage Traditional natural ventilation Examples of natural ventilation Natural ventilation strategies Natural ventilation stratergies Energy savings Case Studies AJA Members, CIAT Members, JeCC Members and members of other professional construction organisations / firms in Jersey are welcome to attend. This CPD is complimentary, with a sandwich buffet and drinks from 12:30pm. The Seminar will start at 1.00pm and finishes no later than 2.00pm.

AJA CPD Seminar: Reducing Thermal Bridging by Marmox

Thursday 06 December 2018 | 12:30 pm - 02:00 pm

AJA CPD Seminar on Reducing Thermal Bridging at the wall-floor junction kindly hosted & presented by Marmox. This is a RIBA approved CPD - Core Curriculum as topic 10: construction and technology Marmox manufacture a load-bearing insulation block to stop thermal bridging at the wall to floor junction. This CPD is about an hour long and covers: 1) Introduction to Marmox-UK. 2) What is Thermal Bridging?  3) Why Thermal Bridging is now important?  4) Consequences of Cold Bridging  5) Building Regulations  6) The Solutions The presentation does not just focus on their own thermal bridging block but looks at all the other allowable solutions comparing their suitability to different situations. This includes accredited construction details, the old enhanced construction details and various schemes such as the BRE certified details scheme.  AJA Members, CIAT Members, JeCC Members and members of other professional construction organisations / firms in Jersey are welcome to attend. This CPD is complimentary, with a sandwich buffet and drinks from 12:30pm. The Seminar will start at 1.00pm and finishes no later than 2.00pm.

AJA Schools Competition 2018

Friday 07 December 2018 | 02:00 pm - 05:00 pm

This year the AJA with Romerils  as our kind sponsor, are holding a School Teams Competition to construct the tallest tower, using only recycled editions of the Jersey Evening Post. Part One - Schools Project In-house Learning Part Two - Competition Day - 07th December 2018  This year the competition is simple - to construct a tower of the teams own design, constructed to a height of their choosing in order to suspend a small platform that can hold a 200 gramme dairy milk chocolate bar. The winner of the competition will be the tower that can support the weight of the chocolate bar at the highest level above floor level without collapsing. Special thanks to our sponsor: