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Address & Contact details:
8 Charter Gate

Clayfield Road
Moulton Park
Northampton
NN3 6QF
www.hunterdouglas.co.uk
Adam Masters
Tel +44 (0)1604 766251
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Hunter Douglas Architectural Projects

Overview

Hunter Douglas window coverings, ceilings, sun control systems, and façades meet the highest standards for commercial, leisure, residential and transport applications. For more than 40 years, the company has helped create buildings that are comfortable, healthy and productive. Suspended ceiling systems: For contract and commercial applications, including aluminium ceilings with high recycled content, solid and laminated wood ceiling systems, Techstyle®Acoustic ceiling panels and external systems. Sun control: The sun control solutions enable daylighting and solar heat gain management with a range of sustainable solutions including exterior shades, sun louvres, shutters, and control systems that integrate sun control systems into the building architecture. Façade systems: Ventilated rainscreen façade and cladding systems with terracotta façade panels by industry leader NBK (a Hunter Douglas company) with unlimited shapes, textures, colours and glazes. The QuadroClad™ façade system features lightweight and extremely flat, durable panels in extra-large sizes that can be curved or folded. Window coverings: Innovative project window coverings including EOS® motorised and manual roller blinds, aluminium blinds, wood blinds and many other bespoke shading solutions. Manufactured using a variety of FR fabrics, special shapes and design options with world-class engineering, versatility, and style.

CPD Material (5)


Seminar
High Performance Metal Ceiling Systems
This seminar will cover the following topics:
- Correction specification of systems for exterior or corrosive enviroments.
- What system options are available.
- Accoustic benefits.
- Naturally ventilated solutions where the building's thermal mass is used for natural heating and cooling.
- Wind loads and how to specify the correct solution.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
A Specifiers Guide to Solar Shading
This seminar will look at:

- What is sustainability?
- Sun Control – Terminology
- What can we control & how?
- Internal and external solution
- A variety of project references where specific technical requirements had to be met
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Wood Ceilings: The Beauty and Benefits
This seminar will provide:
- An introduction to the Hunter Douglas Group
- A description of the assessment bodies governing timber production and distribution
- An introduction to the main species of wood that are specified in the UK
- An introduction to the suspension systems that are available, technical detail and benefits
- An introduction to internal room acoustics
- An overview of fire performance and classifications
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Ventilated and Integrated Façade Systems
The presentation is designed to inform architectural practices about the latest advances in ventilated rainscreen façade technology, and to dispel some commonly held misunderstandings.
- It will explain how only a truly open-jointed panel system can naturally ventilate a building and avoid the build-up of damaging micro-climates in the cavity behind the façade.
- Attendees will learn how to achieve maximum thermal performance and minimum cold bridges in both new-builds and refurbishments by using an integrated façade system.
- They will also discover that this level of performance can be easily achieved without the need to compromise on aesthetics.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Intelligent Sun Control Solutions
This seminar will look at:
- The importance of sun control in a world of ever-tightening regulations.
- The effectiveness of sun control in enhancing thermal performance & sustainable credentials.
- The correct appraisal process in determining the most suitable sun control systems.
- Clarifying misunderstandings regarding the suitable applications of sun control technology.
- The boundless potential for sun control to enhance a building’s aesthetics.
- The future of sun control including fully automated and intuitive solutions.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


Hunter Douglas Architectural Projects has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas