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CIBSEFM Electrical Safety and Arc Flash for Data Centres and Critical Environments

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Speaker: Andrew Hogan – Operations Director, Premium Power Ltd

Andrew Hogan presented an overview of modern electrical safety and a structured analysis to arc flash. The session covered:

  • Electrical faults & accidents
  • Arc flash myths – dispelled
  • Arc flash regulations
  • Arc flash in UK context
  • Arc flash program
  • Arc flash & electrical safety case studies
  • Arc flash prevention measures
  • Overview of AF PPE
  • AF labelling requirements

The session was aimed at Operations engineers, health and safety officers, authorised persons and duty holders working within the building services and engineering industry.

Andrew has advised some of the largest corporations in the world on electrical operations, safety and arc flash programs. He has worked on data centre builds throughout Europe and in the Americas.

The 15th Joint Annual CIBSE Facilities Management & CIBSE ASHRAE Group Event: Engineering Excellence - 19 May 2016

The event was kindly sponsored by CBRE UK & hosted by Aon at The Leadenhall Building, 122 Leadenhall Street, London - "The Cheesegrater".  

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Speakers were Ben Luvaglio - Alliance Director, Mark Chandler from CBRE, Paul Field from ARC:MC and George Adams Past CIBSE President.

Highlights included Ben and Mark talking through their fit out of the Cheesegrater, their M&E strategy and the challenges of moving 500 people per weekend, for three months. Also, George Adams talked about the Trees and Design Action Group (TDAG), the cooling effect provided by trees, and the water retention aspect of trees in cities.  

How FM needs to get ready for BIM - 23 March 2016

BIM4FM says 'Start with the end in mind' - Mike Packham, BWA; Jacqueline Walpole, FSI (FM Solutions) Ltd; Jason Clark, UBS; Simon Ashworth, Liverpool John Moores and Zurich University

At the latest BIM4FM event, held at the University of Greenwich on 23rd March, the audience heard from expert speakers Simon Ashworth, Liverpool John Moores and Zurich University, Jacqueline Walpole, FSI (FM Solutions) Ltd, and Jason Clark, UBS. The imminence of Government’s BIM Level 2 mandate set the context for an insightful and thought-provoking evening.

CIBSE FERNOX 3 February 2016

Saving Energy, Improving System Longevity & Optimising Performance: how to achieve this complex balance when dealing with commercial heating systems - Richard Wall, Technical and Product Director at Fernox