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Address & Contact details:
Whitebridge Way

Stone
Staffordshire
ST15 8JS
www.alsecco.co.uk
Kym Hulme
Tel +44 (0)1785 818998
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alsecco (UK) Ltd

Overview

One of the market leaders in the design, manufacture and supply of innovative and creative facades in the UK, alsecco combines technical and thermal requirements with inspirational finishes to create individuality for designers, architects and specifiers. alsecco's extensive range includes thermally efficient external wall insulation systems, render-only systems with hundreds of colour options, traditional and contemporary brick slip finishes and innovative ventilated rainscreen cladding systems with either a glass or natural stone finish. alsecco is a member of the DAW group of companies, Germany‘s largest manufacturer of architectural paints. Founded in 1895, the traditional family-owned business has been extremely successful in developing product solutions that enhance the design and maintain the value of buildings. alsecco is not only concerned with supplying products but with supplying complete solutions for façade design and to contribute to good architecture for the built environment. The company's key objective is the continued improvement of customer satisfaction through the use of superior products, supported by first class service and a culture of innovation and creativity.

Online CPD Video (1)


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Historic use of stone covering both extraction and use in city architecture
- Traditional construction methods, including ashlar construction and stone on pre-cast units
- Requirements of modern architecture considering speed of installation, weight constraints and lead times
- Specification of ventilated rainscreen cladding including relevant Standards
- Features and benefits of ventilated rainscreen cladding including installation sequence
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning

CPD Material (3)


Seminar
Lightweight Natural Stone and Glass Ventilated Rainscreen Facades and the Requirements of Modern Architecture
Historic use of stone covering both extraction and use in city architecture
- Traditional construction methods, including ashlar construction and stone on pre-cast units
- Requirements of modern architecture considering speed of installation, weight constraints and lead times
- Specification of ventilated rainscreen cladding including relevant Standards
- Features and benefits of ventilated rainscreen cladding including installation sequence
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Design and Specification Considerations for Glass Ventilated Rainscreen Facades
This seminar covers the principles of rainscreen cladding and its development. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the principles of ventilated rainscreen cladding
- Understand the applications and benefits of rainscreen cladding panels, including glass and photovoltaic systems
- Understand testing and safety requirements
- Understand how to specify cladding systems and assess the various specification and design requirements
- Understand why rainscreen cladding systems have been used on specific projects
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Specification Considerations for Brick Slip and Tile Finishes for Modern Architecture
Historic use of brick
- Modern extraction and manufacture
- Brick slip systems and their advantages and disadvantages
- Specification considerations for brick slips and tile finishes including materials, thermal performance and design


Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar