Higher Level Housing seminar at Futurebuild 2019

1 Mar 2019

Modern Masonry will be delivering a free seminar on 'Higher Level Housing' in the Materials Hub Theatre at Futurebuild on Wednesday 6 March 2019 at 12 noon. Also come and see us on Stand D60 at Futurebuild 2019, taking place at the ExCel London on 05 March – 7 March 2019.  

Seminar Programmme 

Higher Level Housing Seminar
Date:  Wednesday 6 March 2019
Time:  12:00 - 13:10

This session will provide guidance on how the design and construction of homes using concrete and masonry provides long-term resilience.


It will consider practical strategies for addressing climate change impacts including overheating and flooding. Early fundamental design decisions can bring significant benefits to the long-term energy efficiency and comfort of a new home. This presentation provides essential tips to help make the right decisions for achieving good year-round fabric performance.


The resilience of a new home can be enhanced through quite simple, low-cost, early design decisions, making significant potential improvements to health, wellbeing and long-term performance. This presentation explores how.


Chaired by:  Chris Stanley, Housing Manager, British Precast

  • Energy efficient design for comfort and cost-savings, Tom De Saulles, Building Physicist, The Concrete Centre

  • Designing healthy and resilient homes, Guy Thompson, Head of Architecture, Housing and Sustainability, The Concrete Centre

For more information on this event and to register for the above seminar visit: www.futurebuild.co.uk