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APT Victoria 2011 blog

A new initiative at the APT Victoria 2011 conference was a blog.  Posts were written by a variety of contributors attending the conference, providing a window into the opportunities that APT members and others unable to attend the conference were … Continue reading

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Autumn delights at Longford Academy 2

Longford Academy participants at Brickendon Estate   The APT Australasian Chapter is delighted with the success of Longford Academy 2, held in Northern Tasmania on 16-20 May.  The feedback from participants confirms that the professional development offered in this program is … Continue reading

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Longford Academy 2: registrations closing soon

Just a reminder about the APT Longford Academy (LA2) to be held 16-20 May 2011 in Tasmania, for which registrations close on 30 April 2011. LA2 provides opportunities for exploration of conservation issues, including relationships between fabric and contents, at … Continue reading

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Conservation of Timber Structures Symposia/Masterclasses

In March 2011, APT Australasia Chapter will hold one-day symposia and masterclasses on the conservation of timber structures, with a particular emphasis on inspection and non-destructive evaluation, in Melbourne and Sydney. Ron Anthony, wood scientist and conservation specialist, and author … Continue reading

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Announcement: Second Longford Academy

FIRST ANNOUNCEMENT AND INVITATION – LA2 SECOND ‘LONGFORD ACADEMY’ COURSE IN ADVANCED CONSERVATION TECHNIQUES: 16–20 MAY 2011 The second APT Australasia Chapter, Longford Academy Course in Advanced Conservation Techniques (LA2) at Woolmers Estate, Tasmania is planned to be conducted over 5 … Continue reading

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Hong Kong Forum on Reinforced Concrete

On Saturday 22 January, David West joined APT (US) members Pamela Jerome and Paul Gaudette in Hong Kong as invited presenters at an International Forum on Conservation and Adaptive Reuse of Reinforced Concrete Buildings in Hong Kong, organised by the Urban Renewal Authority … Continue reading

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Warisan 2010 – Penang, Malaysia

Donald Ellsmore, Convenor of the APT Australasia Chapter, gave a presentation outlining a proposal for a ‘preservation technology forum’ in SE Asia at Warisan 2010 in Penang, Malaysia held 24-26 November 2010.  This conference on heritage conservation in Malaysia was … Continue reading

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