Saturday, September 26 2020 23:56:16

CPD by Others
Code : 2015152
Event Name : Tiling Systems at External Walls of Buildings: Common Causes of Failure and Methods of Repair
CPD Code : Formal Events
Speaker : Ir Prof. Wong Yuk-lung & Ir Dr Jaime Yeung

Ir Prof. Wong Yuk-lung, DipCE, MEng, PhD, FHKIE, RPE(BUD, FRE, MAT), RI(E), FHKISC, FHKCI, FHKICA

Ir Prof. Wong has been an university academic for over twenty four years teaching/supervising students and conducting researches in the areas of concrete technology and repair, fire engineering, and earthquake engineering. Before he became an academic, he worked in Scott Wilson Kirkpatrick & Partners for five years.

Prof. Wong is active in providing consultancy service in the investigation of concrete failure and the recommendations of concrete repair. He also involves in developing product certification schemes of construction materials.

At present, Prof. Wong is a Professor of Chu Hai College of Higher Education, and a part-time lecturer of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He is a Fellow of HKIE, Vice President of HKCI, Member of Technical Committee on the CoP for Mandatory Building Inspection Scheme (MBIS) of Buildings Department, Registered Inspector, Committee Member of HKIE Building Division and HKIE Training Committee, Member of Editorial Committee of HKIE Transaction, and HOKLAS Technical Assessor.

Ir Dr Jaime Yeung has been working in the construction materials industry field for more than 25 years focusing on the product development in cementitious and polymer materials. He is also a solution provider for works relating to materials for new construction technologies with tailor made properties and performance, concrete repair, waterproofing, etc. He is currently the Honorary Secretary of the HKIE Materials Discipline Advisory Panel, Fellow and Executive Board Member of Hong Kong Concrete Institute, Fellow Member of Institute of Quarrying, Fellow Member of Hong Kong Institution of Certified Auditors, Member of the Technical Committee of the Hong Kong Code of Practice for Structural Use of Concrete, Member in the Advisory Board of Hong Kong Accreditation Scheme (HKAS) for Construction Materials, Member of the Departmental Advisory Committee of the Department of Physics & Materials Science of City University of Hong Kong.
Event Date : 01/12/2015
Event Time : 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm (Registration and networking time: from 6:30 pm)
CPD Hour(s) : 1.5
Divisional PQSL Hour(s) : 1.5
Venue : Surveyors Learning Centre, Room 1207, 12/F, Wing On Centre, 111 Connaught Road Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong
Division : QSD
Organizer : QSD
Closing Date : 17/11/2015
Fee : HK$120 for members; HK$150 for non-members (HK$30 walk-in surcharge on all prices listed); Free of charge for student members studying full time (subject to availability)
Priority : QSD Members; First-come-first-served
Language : Cantonese supplemented by English
Details :

In this talk, Ir Prof. Wong will present common causes, investigation methods and interpolation of different modes of tile failure. Ir Dr Yeung will discuss methods and appropriate materials for tile repair, supplement with some cost indices.

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