• May 14
  • 12.00pm - 1.00pm

Kilsaran CPD Network on SuDS and the Fundamentals Permeable Paving

  • Member Events
  • RIAI CPD Network
  • Webinar
Thursday 14 May 2020
12.00pm - 1.00pm

Event Information

RIAI approved CPD presentation provides a greater understanding of SuDS [Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems] and the Design and Installation of permeable paving. 

Topics covered are:

  1. Sustainable Water Management 
  2. We will discuss why SuDS has become so vital when it comes to managing water runoff, while reducing the significant impact on sewer and drainage systems
  3. We will discuss Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems, and the problems it will solve
  4. We will look at Permeable Paving as a Sustainable Urban Drainage System option
  5. We will discuss in depth the installation, design and for a SuDS system and where this knowledge can be sourced.
  6. We will discuss rainwater harvesting as an option for fully tanked systems
  7. We will discuss the maintenance of permeable paving, the does and don’ts and the maintenance documents available to review
  8. We will then look at Grangegorman Campus DIT as an example project in which permeable paving was used 
  9. We will look at porous asphalt as a Sustainable Urban Drainage System option
  10. And we will have time at the end for Q&A

Learning outcomes:

  • Understand what a SuDS system is
  • Maintenance requirements
  • Design and installation requirements
  • Permeable paving as a Sustainable option
  • Identify the cost benefits of using permeable paving