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Understanding Timber Durability & Protection: Treatment & Finishes

Event Type: Seminar
Date: Thursday 26 October 2017
Location: Victoria Park Golf Club, Herston Road, Herston

Event Description

“Understanding Timber Durability & Protection: Treatment & Finishes” will deliver the latest information regarding treatment systems that improve durability and give guidelines for choosing appropriate species, finishes and maintenance to deliver effective building service life.

Event Program


Registration.  Tea & Coffee.


Welcome and Introduction 


Understanding how timber is treated now and future directions - Jack Norton, Timber Preservers Association of Australia


Reliably durable timber structures from treated timber - Geoff Stringer, Hyne


Afternoon Tea


QBCC Update: Technical Standards Unit and Non-conforming Building Products- Gary Stick, Manager Technical Standards Unit, Resolutions Services, QBCC


The 10 commandments to maximise timber durability - Colin MacKenzie, Technical Consultant, Timber Queensland


Advances in finishes & coatings - Douglas Curr, Technical Sales and Specification Manager, Cabot's Premium Woodcare Brands


Conclusion & Cocktail function


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