• Event details

    BRHG event: Repair & Maintenance Update

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    25 September 2014
    BRE, Watford



    Repair, maintenance and refurbishment accounts for the majority of work carried out by social landlords. Gain practical advice about dealing with asbestos and condensation and learn about the latest solid-wall insulation research. With the R&M market moving towards larger contracts, find out what this means for social landlords and hear the case for VAT reduction on repairs.

    Event programme

    09:30 Registration & refreshments  
    10:00 Welcome & introductions  
    10:10 Keynote - Overview of the major issues in R&M John O'Brien, BRE
    10:40 Dealing with asbestos safely David Taylor, DTA Consultants
    11:10 Q&A session  
    11:30 Refreshments  
    11:50 Why the move to DLO's & the case for VAT reduction on repairs Andrew Millross, Anthony Collins Solicitors
    12:10 Preventing and dealing with condensation Colin King, BRE
    12:40 Q&A session  
    13:00 Lunch  
    14:00 Welcome back from the Chair John O'Brien, BRE
    14:10 Solid-wall insulation research and best practice Colin King, BRE
    14:40 Health savings from Decent Homes programmes Helen Garrett & Ian Watson, BRE
    15:10 Q&A session  
    15:30 Event close  

    Intended audience

    This event is aimed at all social housing professionals and those in related industries


    For more information:

    Gemma Speck
    01923 66 4547