Edinburgh Napier BIM Event BRM Alphabet GBE Live

GBE > Collaborate > Services > GBE Live > G#846 N#868

GBE Live

GBE Live
About:


Part 1 Liability v Sustainability

Part 2 Assessing and Reducing the risks of greener construction

Innovative “eco” products and conventional building materials, which use new greener raw materials, may now pose inherent risks due to lack of evidence of long term reliability and safety.

As a result procurement and specification professionals should consider the need to interrogate manufacturers and revisit bibles of specification documents to exclude themselves from potential liability claims.

Specifiers should interrogate manufacturers to ensure that listed chemicals are not present in their products. They might also ask to be made aware of products that have been subject to REACH regulations and be informed of the nature of any substitutes including data that demonstrates (or otherwise) a continuation of performance quality.

What then are the risks in cutting edge design and installation? The law expects designers and suppliers to have the expertise to differentiate and integrate products that work.  How do you stay Legally Green? What is the risk and liability exposure? We look at case law and recent building defect case studies to help you understand this new world and offer a Building Defects Avoidance pathway.

Presented by Brian Murphy, leading Architectural Specification Consultant and member of the Green Register and Chris Scott leading Construction Contract Lawyer and founder of Legally Green.


© GBE NGS ASWS BrianSpecMan aka Brian Murphy
3rd August 2013 –  27th October 2017

GBE Live
Images:


GBE Live
Events: 


In the past

ACALogoVSML.png

ACA seminar: Sustainability Briefing BrianSpecMan


CIOB logo

CIOB East Midlands CPD Seminar: Modern materials


August 2013

Biodiversity_2ndCover_LowRes.png

BrianSpecMan of GreenSpec, Kelly Gunnell, Dr Carol Williams of BCT launch 1st Revision of Biodiversity book


September 2013

HarrogateFlooringShowLogo.png

1-3: Harrogate flooring Show, Harrogate

2-3: Commercial Flooring Conference 2013
Day 1: 2nd September 11:30 – 12:45
Sustainability What it means for your business
BrianSpecMan Designing Out Waste: Resource Efficient Flooring


CIOB logo

10/11/12: CIOB East Midlands Conference: GreenDeal
BrianSpecMan to present: Materials & Properties

ecoshowcase.png

24: EcoShowcase Birmingham, Villa Park
BrianSpecMan speaking
Assessing and Reducing the risks of greener construction


October 2013

ecoshowcase.png

15: EcoShowcase Liverpool, Devonshire House Hotel
BrianSpecMan speaking
Assessing and Reducing the risks of greener construction


November 2013

ecoshowcase.png

5: EcoShowcase Leeds, The Royal Armouries
BrianSpecMan speaking
Assessing and Reducing the risks of greener construction


19: BrianSpecMan speaking about sustainable services (Subject to be determined), Holiday Inn, Brook Street, Brentwood, Essex, CM14 5NF, B&ES – Building & Engineering Services Association


26: EcoShowcase London, The Emirates
BrianSpecMan speaking
Assessing and Reducing the risks of greener construction


December 2013

ecoshowcase.png

3: EcoShowcase Cardiff, Cardiff City Stadium
BrianSpecMan speaking
Assessing and Reducing the risks of greener construction


© GBE NGS ASWS BrianSpecMan aka Brian Murphy
3rd August 2013 – 28th October 2017

GBE Live
See Also: 


GBE CPD

  • Liability v Sustainability
  • Assessing and Reducing the risks of greener construction

GBE Jargon Buster

  • REACH regulations
  • Building Defects Avoidance pathway

GBE Links

  • Legally Green

GBE Collaborators

  • Chris Scott: leading Construction Contract Lawyer
  • Alan Best: chemist, REACH expert and Flooring specialist

© GBE NGS ASWS BrianSpecMan aka Brian Murphy
3rd August 2013 – 28th October 2017

Leave a Reply