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CEMEX UK

Cemex House
Evreux Way
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV21 2DT
www.cemex.co.uk
Mat Saunders
Tel +44 (0)800 667827
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CEMEX UK

Overview

With over 100 years experience and over 60,000 employees in more than 50 countries, CEMEX is one of the world’s leading suppliers of building materials. In the UK, it is a leading supplier of ready-mixed concrete, mortar, screed, aggregates, asphalt and cement. It has a significant share of the roof tile and concrete block markets, and is the leading supplier of concrete sleepers to the rail industry. It also offers surfacing solutions.

CPD Material (7)


Seminar
Specifying Foamed Concrete
Foamed concretes are a versatile group of variable strength/density materials suitable for various applications. This CPD will enable specifiers to gain a broad understanding of foam concretes and their properties and use this information to effectively specify these materials in a wide variety of situations. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- The composition and properties of foam concretes
- Technical properties and the relationship between strength and density
- The history of use and suitable applications
- Effective specification of foam concrete through case studies
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Specifying Self Compacting Concrete (SCC)
This CPD provides an overview of Self Compacting Concrete and looks at situations suitable for the specification of SCC. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- The origins of Self Compacting Concrete
- The considerations in specifying SCC, reasons for using it and typical applications
- Material properties and how to differentiate between types of reinforcement suitable for SCC applications
- Testing procedures
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Successful Screeds Avoiding Problems
This seminar looks at the specification, design and application of different screed types together with the relevant site practice. Current and projected British and European Standards are also addressed.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Design and Technology of Masonry Mortars
This seminar considers requirements for specifying building mortars for brick, block and stone work and looks at the brief history of mortars, properties and constituents, and design and workmanship.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Sustainable Drainage Systems: Pervious Pavements
This seminar looks at the design options when specifying sustainable drainage systems. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- The types of sustainable drainage system available
- Relevant design guidance documentation and where to look for detailed and specific design guidance
- Available material and design options when specifying permeable systems
- How to identify the relevant system that would suit the local drainage conditions
- Applications of permeable drainage systems
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Specifying Concrete for Waterproof Structures
This seminar provides an overview of the specification of waterproof concrete. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- The relevant standards for waterproof concrete construction
- Understand and differentiate between different types of waterproof protection, covering waterproofing systems types A, B and C
- Waterproof concrete systems, waterproof concrete and its typical applications
- Basement grade construction and typical construction detail for basement design
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
An Introduction to Concrete Block Permeable Paving (CBPP) for SUDS Hard Landscaping Projects
This 30 minute presentation aims to introduce Concrete Block Permeable Pavements (CBPP) and Sustainable Urban Drainage Systems (SUDS), explain why SUDS are increasingly being required, describe the systems available, how to select the correct option and design the sub-base, present sustainability credentials, show features and benefits of CBPP versus other options.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar