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Introduction
APC / ATC
CPD-HKIS
CPD by Others
 
Code : 2016113
Event Name : Basic Knowledge in Heritage Conservation (The 3rd Series)-Event 3C: Site Visit – Revitalization of Yim Tin Tsai Island, Sai Kung
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Mr S.L. LAM
Mr S.L. LAM was a Senior Maintenance Surveyor of Architectural Services Department prior to his retirement. He has practicing conservation works since 1990 and has received a lot of local and international awards in conservation projects, including UNESCO Asia Pacific Heritage Awards: 2003 -Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, 2005- Conservation of St. Joseph’s Chapel at Yim Tin Tsai Sai Kung.
Event Date : 05/11/2016
Event Time : 9:30am – 1:30pm
CPD Hour(s) : 4
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 4
Venue : To be informed in later stage
Division : BSD
Organizer : BSD
Closing Date : Please refer to "Remarks"
Fee : HK$360 for HKIS members; HK$540 for non-members (no walk-in is allowed)
Priority : HKIS BSD members and who applied & paid all three (3) events; First-come first served. (For Event 3C, if oversubscribe, priority would be given to those who have attended Event 3A and 3B)
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

With the increase in private participations in conservation projects, BSD is planning to formulate training course and CPD events to surveyors to equip them with the conservation knowledge and practical experience. Following the first two series of conservation seminars, here come the 3rd series: Practical Conservation Knowledge.

 

The 1st Series: Basic knowledge in heritage conservation and its opportunities

The 2nd Series: Technical knowledge in Conservation Works

The 3rd Series: Practical Conservation Knowledge

 

Event 3AUnderstand Good Conservation Practices through Criteria of UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards Projects

 

Event 3BIntroduction to Historic Timber Structure

 

Timber structures have been used for more than a thousand years yet constantly been attacked by fungus, insects, environment and misuse. It is an excellent material in many aspects and has a very high strength to weight ratio.

 

This talk outlines the material properties, strength and weakness of such material in the building structures. It also touches on the survey technique, strengthening options, repair methods to rectify defects, fire aspect and preservation etc. Case studies will also be presented for the repair of the timber structures.

 

Event 3CSite Visit – Revitalization of Yim Tin Tsai Island, Sai Kung

 

UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation 2005 – Heritage Conservation of St. Joseph’s Chapel: A catalyst project for enhancement of the cultural landscape of the island.

 

UNESCO Asia-Pacific Awards for Cultural Heritage Conservation 2015 (Award of Distinction) – the Revitalization of the Saltpans of Yim Tin Tsai Island, this project contributes to expanding the envelope of conservation practice to an overlooked form of industrial heritage.

Remark :

FULL (NO WALK IN AVAILABLE)

 

Closing date: 21 July 2016

  1. Online registration is NOT accepted for this CPD event.
  2. Please fill in the attached Declaration Form together withStandard Reservation Form for this CPD event.
  3. Latecomers will NOT be picked up.