buildeng 2019 Northern and Southern Ireland Conference and Exhibition

Date, Time and Location

Date: Wednesday 25th September 2019 Time: Exhibition opens 08.30hrs, conference 09.20hrs - 17.00hrs

Venue: Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone

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Event Summary

buildeng 2019 Ireland BannerCABE Northern and Southern Ireland Regions are proud to present a comprehensive CPD programme with exhibition.

Sponsored by Belimo and Ash Technologies

25% off ButtonProgramme:

08.30 Registration and Refreshments

08.30 CABE Exhibition Opens

09.20 Welcome and Housekeeping
David Courtney C. Build E FCABE P Eng FIET FIPWS EurBE, Southern Ireland Regional Chairman – CABE

09.25 President’s Opening Address and CABE Update
Ant Burd FRICS MIFireE PCABE FCABE, President – CABE

09.45 CABE, Competency and Industry Reform
Ant Burd FRICS MIFireE PCABE FCABE, President – CABE

10.20 Fire Dampers in HVAC Systems
Lance Colwyn ACABE, Sales Manager North & Scotland – Belimo Automation UK Ltd

10.50 Refreshment Break

11.10 Achieving Fire Resistance to EN Standards – The Guidance
Eamonn Smyth, Technical Advisor, Building Standards – Department of Housing, Planning and Local Government

11.55 Newly Published Guide to Ethical Professionalism and Code of Professional Conduct
Richard Harral BArch C.Build E FCABE, Technical Director – CABE

12.25 Lunch and Visits to Exhibition Stands

13.30 Afternoon Welcome
Joel Howson C.Build E FCABE, Northern Ireland Regional Chairman – CABE

13.40 CABE Ambassador Afternoon Address – Climate Action – Challenges for the Built Environment
Seán Canney TD FCIOB Minister of State for Rural Affairs, Natural Resources & Digital Development, Quantity Surveyor, CABE Ambassador for Northern and Southern Ireland

14.10 Septic Tank Legislation and Regulations in Ireland – An Engineer’s Perspective
Richard Flynn BEng CEng CEnv C.Build E FCABE MIEI FIET MCIWEM C.WEM FIMS (dip IMS) PEng FIPWS, Principal – Flynn & Shaw Chartered Building Engineers

14.40 Recycling Commercial and Trade Effluent by Drip Irrigation
Joe Walsh, Managing Director – Ash Environmental Technologies

15.10 Refreshment Break

15.25 Fire Safety - Putting People First
Joseph Birt BSc (Hons) Pg Cert (Fire Safety), C.Build E MCABE, Technical Director – Quam Consulting Ltd

15.55 Presentation of the Student Award

8 Hours CPD Bubble

16.30 Event Close


£60 + VAT* for CABE members
£80 + VAT* for non-members
(*where VAT applicable)

Special Offer!

Book 4 or more places and receive 25% off using the code 'CABE25'


The venue will be the Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone Road, Barry More, Athlone, Co Roscommon N37 XR82


There will be a comprehensive trade exhibition to view during break times and during lunch.

Interested in exhibiting? View the exhibition packages on offer.

How to Register and Pay

Registering for this event is a simple process which you can complete online or via email:


  • CABE Members – click on ‘Login to Book’ below to login to our website to book your conference place. As you are a CABE Member, you will have already been provided with login details.
  • Non-CABE Members – click on ‘Login to Book’ and do either of the following:
    - If you have registered before, simply login to our website using your existing login details.
    - If you have not registered before on our website, click on ‘Register to be part of us’.

Please note: A card payment is required for all online bookings.

Online booking will be unavailable after 20th September 2019. Please call or email to book a place after this date.

Via Email

Please download a booking form and return to the contact below.

Venue Details for Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone

Roscommon Road
Co. Westmeath

More Details

Map for Hodson Bay Hotel, Athlone


£60 + VAT* for CABE members, £80 + VAT* for non-members (*where VAT applicable)

Event Contact Information

Kirri Porter-White

Booking Information