Direction Group Dinner & Meeting

22 - 23 October 2019 , Lucideon, Queen's Road, Stoke-on-Trent ST4 7LQ

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22 October 7.30pm
Buildoffsite Direction Group Dinner
Location: Yu Ma Mi private function room
Bauhinia Building, 2 Lyme Dr, Parklands, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 6NW

23 October 2019
Buildoffsite Direction meeting
9.30 – 1pm followed by lunch and a tour
Location: Lucideon, Queens Road, Penkhull, Stoke-on-Trent, ST4 7LQ, UK

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Buildoffsite will be staying at the Premier Inn, Trentham Gardens, Stone Road, Stoke On Trent, ST4
8JG. For directions: ST4 8AX

If you require accommodation then please contact the hotel directly on 0871 527 9050


Theme : Better solutions from offsite systems thinking

09:30 – Registration and Networking

10:00 – Welcome and Introductions

10:05 – Lucideon, Joanne Booth, Business Manager – Construction

Offsite and Modular Testing Projects

Lucideon will provide an overview of their construction facilities as well as testing and consultancy services for the offsite and modular industry, from materials selection and manufacturing, to installation and verification. The presentation will also review projects for offsite and modular manufacturers and suppliers, including Berkeley Homes, WElink, Premier Modular and Wetherby Building Systems.

10:35 – Berkeley Homes, Graham Cleland, MD and Oracle, Craig Coleman, Senior Principal Consultant and Simon Neale, Practice Manager

Deployment of ERP system technology to support a digitally enabled offsite manufacturing business. How the technology is easily configured / implemented to help drive lean engagement with supply chain partners / productivity.

10:55 – Hubs and Buildoffsite activity update

11:10 – Break

11:40 – Dupont, Bryn Thomas, Regional Business Manager

DuPont Performance Building Solutions – Recently DuPont Performance Building Solutions have conducted a study into the current performance of breather membranes that have been installed on roof elements over the last 30 years. The purpose was to analyse the long term performance of different underlay technologies in fulfilling their role as a secondary weather barrier. Results demonstrate that correct membrane technology selection can impact the expected longevity of roof and wall elements and the building as a whole.

12:00 – Introductions to new members of the Buildoffsite team

12:20 – Discussion & AOB

13:00 – Networking Lunch

13:45 – Lucideon Tour – During the tour you will see

  • The structures laboratory with live demonstrations, including the hygrothermal chambers and wind loading
  • Surface analysis
  • Physical testing

15:00 – Close

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