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Address & Contact details:
Studio 39

Thames Innovation Centre
2 Veridion Way
Erith
Kent
DA18 4AL
www.cembrit.co.uk
Tel +44 (0)203 3722300
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Cembrit Ltd

Overview

Cembrit's range includes fibre-cement slates and Glendyne natural slates from Canada for pitched roofing, large format façade boards/ claddings for rainscreen cladding on vertical surfaces, building boards for render backing, tile backing, sheathing, partitions, fire rated applications and general purpose use. Fibre cement corrugated sheets are generally selected for single skin applications in aggressive environments such as livestock housing, industrial processes or storage of corrosive materials. Fibre cement slate formats include Westerland dressed edge textured surface, Moorland dressed edge smooth surface, Zeeland textured surface square edge, Jutland smooth surface square edge all for double lap slating. Cembrit natural slates are sourced from quarries with a track record supplying top quality slates for the UK climate. Fibre cement rainscreen claddings are available in through coloured autoclaved water resistant composition known as Cembonit or Patina. Fibre cement through coloured rainscreen cladding is branded Solid, fibre cement through coloured rainscreen cladding with a transparent coating is branded Transparent and fibre cement rainscreen cladding with a painted surface on a natural grey core is branded Cover. Renderbacker building board is branded PB. Lightweight ceramic tile backer building board is branded Unipan.

CPD Material (1)


Seminar
The Use of Natural Fibre Cement in Architectural Facades
This CPD aims to discuss the origins and use of rainscreen. Topics covered will include the basic principles of rainscreen, the advantages, possible concerns, façade panels, wind tight layers, types of fixings and health and safety. By the end of the seminar you should have a greater understanding of:
- What a rainscreen is and its first uses
- Risk of fire and advantages of fibre cement rainscreen
- The production process
- Principles of an open rainscreen and the advantages
- Different subframe options available
- Design ideas
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


Cembrit Ltd has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas