2014 Events Archive

inter.noise 2014

16th – 19th November 2014

Senior Vipac acousticians, Dr Xun Li, Dr Peter Teague and Dr Sheikh Mahbub Alam presented papers at Internoise 2014, the 43rd International Congress on Noise Control Engineering. The event was held at the Melbourne Exhibition and Convention Centre from Sunday 16th – Wednesday 19th November 2014.

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Vipac’s Electrical Safety Testing Seminar, Melbourne

18th November 2014

This seminar was an ideal opportunity to obtain an update on the electrical safety regulatory environment, an overview of electrical safety regulatory requirements, and an enhanced understanding of the role of a consultant in navigating the certification process.

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Vipac’s High-Rise Buildings: Wind and Acoustic Design Seminar, Adelaide

5th November 2014

Good planning and design outcomes are essential to improving the liveability of cities. Increasing numbers and sizes of buildings, as well as population densities in the urban environment create a new set of design issues for the developer, architect and other members of the building design team. The acoustic requirements of greater density, privacy and client’s demands for a better amenity, including engineering wind around buildings’ microclimates requires design teams to seek assistance from specialists in these fields.

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Vipac’s Environmental Testing Seminar and Technical Forum, Adelaide

5th November 2014

State-of-the-art technology and increasing requirements for product and component reliability have intensified the need for qualification through advanced environmental testing.

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Vipac’s High-Rise Buildings: Wind and Acoustic Design Seminar, Perth

6th November 2014

Good planning and design outcomes are essential to improving the liveability of cities. Increasing numbers and sizes of buildings, as well as population densities in the urban environment create a new set of design issues for the developer, architect and other members of the building design team. The acoustic requirements of greater density, privacy and client’s demands for a better amenity, including engineering wind around buildings’ microclimates requires design teams to seek assistance from specialists in these fields.

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Vipac’s Melbourne Future Planning and Building Design Seminar, Melbourne

Thursday 7th August 2014

Good planning and design outcomes are essential to improving the livability of cities. Increasing building sizes and population densities create new design issues the building industry must address in order to achieve better amenity.

We regularly convene complimentary technical seminars for architects, town planners and other stakeholders to discuss the latest innovations and regulations affecting our industry. The aim is to work together for good planning and design outcomes and to be aware of changes affecting building and planning.

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Vipac’s Environmental Testing Seminar and Laboratory Tour, Melbourne

Tuesday 24th June 2014

State-of-the-art technology and increasing requirements for product and component reliability have intensified the need for qualification through advanced environmental testing.

Recalls are common and can be extremely costly. This seminar focusses on the design and testing of products and components to ensure they survive extreme environmental conditions. The structural design of components, packaging, mounting fixtures and environmental test conditions will all be considered.

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Vipac’s Environmental Testing Seminar and Laboratory Tour, Sydney

Wednesday 7th May 2014

Recalls are common and can be extremely costly. This seminar focusses on the design and testing of products and components to ensure they survive extreme environmental conditions. The structural design of components, packaging, mounting fixtures and environmental test conditions will all be considered.

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Vipac’s Electrical Safety Seminar and Laboratory Tour, Sydney

31st March 2014

Vipac’s Electrical Safety Seminar is your ideal opportunity to obtain information on the latest industry developments and understand their implications for your business.

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WaterMark Breakfast Briefing

17th March 2014

A full review of the WaterMark Certification Scheme is currently underway. The purpose of the review is to consider the policy objectives, the Scheme Rules, the operation of the Scheme and associated reporting processes, the roles and responsibilities of the participants as well as the overall costs and benefits to industry, government and the community.

Although the review is still in progress, Vipac’s WaterMark Breakfast Briefing is your ideal opportunity to find out where the Scheme is heading and to gain an understanding of the implications for your business.

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