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Distributor : CD(UK) Ltd

Wakefield House, Thistle Way,
Gildersome Spur, Morley,
LS27 7JZ
CPD Coordinator
Tel +44 (0)113 201 2243 Overview
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CD (UK) Ltd


First invented as a high performance ‘Solid Surface’ material for kitchen and bathroom worksurfaces, CD (UK) Ltd is now the leading global brand in surfacing materials for interior design and architecture. Thanks to its unique combination of functionality, versatility and beauty Corian® has become an exceptional design material for commercial & residential applications. Made from a mixture of natural minerals and resin, Corian® is hardwearing & durable, yet also offers great design flexibility. The colour range extends from subtle to bright solid colours, through to natural looking designs mimicking stone such as marble. Offering excellent long-term performance, Corian® can be routed and machined like wood, thermoformed, carved, and inlaid. Some colours are translucent and can be backlit.

Corian® is frequently used in the following applications : kitchen worktops & sinks; bathrooms; bespoke furniture; interior cladding & screening; decorative wall panels; external rainscreen facades; reception desks; cloakrooms & washroom sinks & partitioning; bathroom vanity tops; shower/bath walls; restaurant furniture; food servery counters; bars; healthcare including dentist fit-outs; retail displays & countertops; laboratories; education and signage. It can also be used for inlays to provide logos or designs in vertical and horizontal applications. Wireless Charging can be incorporated.

CPD Material (2)

Solid Surfaces for Rainscreen Facades
This seminar will cover:

- Background: the invention of the composite solid surface material
- What is a rainscreen façade?
- Why choose solid surface material as a rainscreen façade
- Fixing systems
- Technical considerations
- A history of solid surfaces as rainscreen façades
- Specialist features
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Modern Solid Surfaces: Invention, Manufacture and Design
This seminar will discuss:

- The origin and creation of solid surface material
- Details of material manufacturing
- Material features and benefits
- Fabrication to achieve designed results
- Use and care
- Applications
- Sustainability
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar


CD (UK) Ltd has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

Subject/Product Areas (CI/SfB)
RIBA Core Curriculum areas