To pin, or not to pin? Buildings on the move…
What exactly is underpinning? When would you underpin a building and what happens when it goes wrong? What subsidence investigations and structural surveys should take place? And at what stage?
Whether you are looking to build a basement conversion, are adding another storey, or you need to dig beside another property’s foundations, what are the considerations you need to take into account?
To find out the answers and to learn much more, join us and Cormac Rooney, MJ Rooney Construction Ltd, on Thursday 26th May 2022 from 9-10am, as he discusses the main methods of underpinning and much more . To join, simply click on the button below.
What you will learn from the webinar
- What to take into consideration before you start digging?
- Learn more about surveys, building control approvals and party wall awards
- Understand the alternatives to underpinning
- Develop knowledge on the costs of underpinning
- Impact of selecting the right contractor
About the presenter – Cormac Rooney
Cormac qualified as a Building Surveyor in 1998 and has since worked as Construction Manager on a wide variety of projects but specialises in Basements, Temporary Works and Structural Waterproofing. Cormac holds the CSSW qualification, is listed on the Waterproofing Design Specialist Register and is a director of the family business of MJ Rooney Construction.
Additional information about waterproofing
For those looking to find out more about waterproofing, there are plenty of professional guidance and ‘best practice‘ documents via our structural waterproofing document library. Simply click on the button below to visit the library.
In addition, you can also visit our professional waterproofing section of our website for more information.
Want to learn more? Looking for a skills top-up?
Training and ongoing professional development is a key remit of the Property Care Association to drive forward best practice in the specialised structural waterproofing industry. As a trade association, we provide opportunities for those in the sector to enhance and expand their knowledge and also offer support to a wider audience. To find out more, why not click on the video below or visit our training and qualification section.
Our professional development webinar library is continuously growing with new live webinars being added all the time and a history of previous CPD webinars for you to watch on demand. Simply click on the button below to visit the main CPD Webinars homepage.
Find a PCA Waterproofing Specialist
The PCA understands that having confidence in your structural waterproofing contractor is absolutely essential. That is why we have created a database of registered members who are industry leading and qualified structural waterproofing specialists. Get in touch with a qualified specialist near you using our search box below.
Enquire about becoming a PCA member
Are you a professional interested in growing your business and benefitting from the advantages of becoming a PCA member? If so, find out how we can provide support and assistance for you by getting in touch on 01480 400 000 or using the contact form below.
Other related Information
As the Trade Association for the industry, the Property Care Association offers a variety of webinars, tools and training courses to help you with your professional development. Take a look at some of the options below.