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Thursday, November 15 2018 13:10:14

Introduction
APC / ATC
CPD-HKIS
CPD by Others
 
Code : 2019002
Event Name : Fire Test and Assessment reports
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Ir Dr. Dominic W.K. Yu
B.Eng.(Civil) M.Sc.(Fire) Ph.D.(Structural) MHKIE MHKISC MHKICA
Principal (Structural Fire and Façade)
Alpha Consulting Limited
Event Date : 23/02/2019
Event Time : 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
CPD Hour(s) : 3
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : YSG
Closing Date : 16/02/2019
Fee : HK$280 for members; HK$350 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for student members studying full time degree (subject to availability).
Priority : YSG Members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

This seminar will introduce the fire resistance testing and smoke control testing adopted in the CoP Fire Safety in Buildings 2011 and give the general principle for the standards and basic requirement of fire test; difficulty in reading the HOKLAS fire test report and fire assessment report; and highlight some technical mistakes in the fire test and assessment reports.

 

Speaker

Ir Dr. Dominic Yu is a specialist in the structural design and use of glass.  He is Principal (Structural Fire and Façade) of Alpha Consulting Limited, providing consultancy services for glass and facade engineering, non-linear integrated design and analysis, structural fire engineering, and steel and composite design. Dr. Yu is Visiting Lecturer in Façade Engineering of the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.  He is also Part-time Lecturer in Fire Engineering Programme of University of Central Lancashire.  Before joining Alpha Consulting Limited, Dr. Yu served as a Specialist Test Consultant and Approved Signatory of Research Engineering Development Façade Consultants Limited (RED).

 

Dr. Yu holds a Doctoral Degree of Philosophy in Structural Engineering, a Master’s Degree in Fire Safety Engineering and Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering.  He worked as a Research Associate in the Department of Civil and Structural Engineering at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and served as a Technical Secretary of the consultancy study contributing to the “Code of Practice for the Structural Use of Steel 2005” and the 2011 version.  He also compiled the Explanatory Materials for the Steel Code for Buildings Department.  Dr. Yu also serves as Professional Consultant for the consultancy study on the “Code of Practice for Structural Uses of Glass 2018” for Buildings Department.  He is actively serving the industry and the university by delivering various technical seminars and lectures.