Credits: 1 AIA/HSW; 0.1 IACET CEU*; 1 IIBEC CEH
Electronic Leak Detection (ELD) has become the standard for leak locating and integrity testing throughout the roofing industry and numerous parties now rely on the accuracy of the testing. Being aware of (and avoiding!) the most common ELD mistakes will result in greatly enhanced test accuracy, better build quality and improved relationships between all stakeholders. This webinar will cover the most common errors in Leak Detection and be very valuable for architects, engineers, specifiers, consultants, manufacturers, contractors and owners. You will learn how to ensure comprehensive test specifications, understand the advantages and disadvantages of different test types, be able to proactively identify assemblies that can be difficult or impossible to test, and be prepared to provide realistic expectations for the testing experience.
- Identify the advantages and disadvantages of the four major types of Electronic Leak Detection and determine the most effective survey technique(s) for your particular roofing or waterproofing assembly.
- Recognize and improve weak and incorrect testing specifications, and understand the essential elements of robust, thorough specifications that will ensure greatly improved test accuracy.
- Why it is not possible to find every leak, and be prepared to proactively identify assemblies that will be difficult or impossible to test.
- Develop and maintain positive customer relationships by providing all stakeholders with realistic expectations for the Leak Detection testing