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25/31 Lower Loveday Street

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B19 3SB
Dominic May
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Consort Architectural Hardware


For over 50 years, Consort has continued to deliver in its mission to provide highly engineered, quality ironmongery that adheres to the most stringent of industry certifications and standards. As an international, family-owned business, Consort is proud to operate as a single source solution, delivering the best in hardware to markets in the UK, US, Asia, Middle East and Africa.

We have come a long way since we started in 1970, but our mission remains the same – to provide highly engineered, quality hardware of unbeatable functionality whilst adhering to the most stringent industry standards.

What started as a humble ironmongery business in a small Birmingham warehouse is now a global brand operating on four continents, with one of the most comprehensive and certified ranges on the market. Every day, hands touch our products in iconic buildings and projects across the world. Our unrivalled passion for what we do flows throughout our business. This...

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CPD Material (1)

Architectural Ironmongery Finishes - Finding the Right Balance
Through this presentation, we aim to shed light on the complexities and nuances of coating processes in architectural ironmongery, demonstrating their significance in elevating the quality and performance of architectural hardware solutions.

By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- The different types of coating/plating processes and ironmongery finishes.
- The advantages and disadvantages of each plating/coating process.
- How to identify the best materials for each plating/coating process.
- Where different finishes may be used.
- The environmental impact of each process.
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Material type: Seminar


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RIBA Core Curriculum areas