Prestressed and Reinforced Concrete Lintels

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Organisation profile

Killeshal Precast Concrete Ltd. has been supplying construction products to the Irish and UK markets continuously since 1969. Leading products include concrete and steel lintels, masonry support systems, sills, copings, kerbs, water and cable management systems, service boxes, marker posts, fencing, paving and street furnishings. Our technical team provides full-service backup including design and certification, which is covered by Professional Indemnity Insurance. 

Training aim

To help engineers and architects specify the correct lintel to be used in residential and commercial buildings to span over window and door openings.

Learning objectives

How to read and interpolate the KPC load tables which will speed up the process of specifying the correct lintel for Engineers and Architects.

How to calculate the load being taken by the internal and external leaf lintels in a house.

Course outline

Manufacturing Process:
Prestressed and Reinforced Concrete Lintel Load Tables - and how to use same

Prestressed and Reinforced Concrete Lintel Case Study - Case study based on an actual house build

Trainer's profile

Michael Slevin B.Eng, MSc, CEng, MIEI

Course duration

1 hour

Assessment & certification

None - Information purposes only

Who should attend

Architects, Structural Engineers, Structural Detailers, Quantity Surveyors and Builders.