Christmas 2014

The Customer Centre will be closed from 12.30 on Wednesday 24 December 2014 until 9.00 on Monday 5 January 2015. During this period we are unable to provide telephone support.

In the meantime you can access a wealth of online CPD at www.ribacpd.com and you can book a place on a CPD Roadshow by visiting www.architecture.com/whatson

We wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!
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Address & Contact details:
7 The Priory

Old London Road
Canwell
Sutton Coldfield
West Midlands
B75 5SH
www.fermacell.co.uk
Tel +44 (0)121 311 3480
Fax +44 (0)121 311 1882
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Fermacell

Overview

Fermacell supplies high performance gypsum fibreboards which deliver the strength of solid blockwork walls with the speed and flexibiity of drywall. Known for its application in demanding specifications, Fermacell delivers excellent acoustic, fire, moisture and impact performance all from the same board. Manufactured from FGD (recycled) gypsum and recycled newspaper, Fermacell is an environmentally strong choice. Additional applications for Fermacell include a rainscreen backer board in a ventilated facade system. Other products in the range include dry flooring systems and Powerpanel H2O a cementitious board ideal for wet rooms and as an external render carrier. All Fermacell products are manufactured in European factories and have European Technical Approval (ETA). All Fermacell products also have BBA certificates. Fermacell is part of Xella International, a multi national building products company, headquartered in Germany with business units all over the world.

CPD Material (2)


Seminar
Partitions for Education
This seminar covers the design of partitions for education buildings and performance requirements for different education activities. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand specification requirements as set out in the Department for Education publication, Standard Specifications, Layouts and Dimensions: Partitions in Schools
- Understand the structural performance of gypsum fibreboard partitions
- Understand durability and adaptability issues for partitions
- Understand capital and whole life cycle cost issues for partitions
- Understand the benefits of gypsum fibreboard solutions for education projects
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Modern Construction Needs Modern Materials
This CPD seminar provides information on the use of gypsum fibre boards where the performance properties of solid blockwork is required with the speed and flexibility of conventional drywall construction. It offers an update on the latest drywall construction methods and materials and will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand how to use alternative products to design high performing internal and external partitions, ceiling and floors
- Understand how to optimise designs for structural, fire, sound and impact performance
- Understand systems for sustainable design and how to achieve better BREEAM ratings
- Understand the true maintenance costs of a building and how better building materials can reduce life costs
- Understand how to improve building designs by using slimmer partitions and how to maximise performance without compromising quality
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


Fermacell has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas