Mortar Analysis Explained

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This seminar will ensure that you can gain the most out of your mortar analysis reports and to learn how to carry out your own basic analyses.

Dates:
Time:
9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Trainers:
SLCT Trainers
Venue:

Charlestown Workshops

Price:
£

Many projects demand that samples of historic mortars be analysed and it is all too often a ‘tick box’ exercise required to gain listed building consent or to meet funder’s requirements. However analysis of existing and historic mortars is an important step in the creation of well matched and appropriate mortar specifications for undertaking successful repairs. This seminar will allow attendees to gain a greater understanding of the process of mortar analysis and to be able to understand and use the results of mortar analysis to create better specifications for replacement mortars.

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Course Suitability

This seminar is aimed at those specifying or working with mortars including building contractors, planners, architects, surveyors, engineers and other heritage professionals and students.

Please note: The Scottish Lime Centre Trust reserves the right to withdraw or modify any course being offered. In the event of a programme being withdrawn, we will try to find suitable alternatives.

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Scottish Lime Centre Trust is a charity registered in Scotland No: SCO22692

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