FREE EVENT: Specifications & Tenders for Heritage Ironwork at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

Event Description

FREE TRAINING DAY at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

Specifications & Tenders for Heritage Ironwork’

Tutor: Brian Hall, Hall Conservation

A day of practical guidance which will lead you through the process of writing and understanding specifications on historic ironwork, highlighting pointers and pitfalls in the tendering and procurement process.

 

We will cover:

  • Condition reports
  • Environment, Timing and Budget
  • Legal and commercial issues
  • Specifying a material which will ensure the right level of workmanship
  • How to get the best value
  • Lines of communication on site
  • The value of a proper paper trail
  • How to procure a company for the works

 

 

PLACES ARE LIMITED SO BOOK EARLY

IF YOU FIND YOU ARE UNABLE TO ATTEND HAVING BOOKED, PLEASE LET US KNOW AS SOON AS POSSIBLE SO THAT  THE PLACE CAN BE MADE AVAILABLE TO SOMEONE ELSE.

Who is it for?

All levels of experience and background are welcome. This day will be of interest to blacksmiths, conservators, architects, surveyors, local authorities, commissioners and owners of ironwork.

The funding of the skills programme at SFM:

This course is offered free of charge thanks to funding from the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation for Historic England’s heritage skills programme at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings. Historic England is working in partnership with Shropshire Council and the Friends of Flaxmill Maltings on the Heritage Lottery Fund supported conservation and regeneration of the world’s first iron framed building.  Please note, training opportunities offered as part of the heritage skills programme at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings are

NOT OPEN TO HISTORIC ENGLAND EMPLOYEES.

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Bookings must be made at least 15 working days in advance of the course date accompanied by payment in full. Once your booking form and payment have been received a receipt will be sent out. In the event of cancellation by the customer please notify the NHIG Secretary immediately using the below contact details as the following charges will apply: ➣ 14 working days or less before the date – 100% of the cost ➣ More than 14 working days before the date – 15% retention for admin ☐ The NHIG reserves the right to cancel the course with 14 working days notice if sufficient delegate numbers have not been confirmed. ☐ The NHIG and venue provider do not accept liability for personal injury to, or the loss or damage of clothing, equipment or other property belonging to persons attending the course.

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