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Module 4
Technology - A review of products and services within the field of preventative inspection and maintenance of buildings

Contents of the report on this module are listed below.

Click here to view Contents and Chapters 1 to 8 in pdf format.

Click here to view Appendices in pdf format.

1. Introduction

2. Background
2.1 General
2.2 Selected commentary on maintenance

3. Context of the research work
3.1 General
3.2 Extent of work

4. Methodology

5. Products
5.1 General
5.2 Materials
5.3 Tools for inspection work
5.4 Inspection systems

5.5 Insurance
5.6 Other organisations
5.7 Owner's handbook

6. Access
6.1 General
6.2 Health and safety issues
6.3 Adaptation of Existing Access Equipment
6.4 The Future

7. Conclusions, recommendations and proposals for further work

8. References

A1. Monumentenwacht Flanders
A1.1 Training programme
A1.2 Inspection checklist
A2. Bath Pilot (Extract from Inspection Report)
A3. Owners Log Book
A3.1 Introduction
A3.2History of the building
A3.3 Repair and mainetnance
A3.4 Pro-forma
A4. Extract from King's Lynn and West NorfolK borough council "Listed Building Property" logBook
A5. Derbyshire Churches and Chapels Preservation Trust
A6. Materials Information