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Address & Contact details:
Samson Road

Hermitage Industrial Estate
LE67 3FP
CPD Co-ordinator
Tel +44 (0)1530 510007 Overview
Full details of RIBA approved CPD materials offered by LAUFEN Ltd are available to auto-generate as PDF and include company contact information: Overview for LAUFEN Ltd



The personality of this highly traditional Swiss brand reflects a symbiosis of design, quality and functionality. The company's core competence is its knowledge in the area of sanitaryware manufacturing. Over 120 years, the LAUFEN brand has been using the oldest malleable material known to man to make innovative sanitary products in state-of-the-art plants with legendary Swiss precision.

CPD Material (2)

Factory Visit
Laufen Factory Tour in Switzerland - Understanding Ceramic
This tour will explain the different types of ceramic formulation, the manufacturing process staring out with the raw material and the laboratory and explaining the different casting methods conventional, battery and pressure casting method.
An overview of processes of glazing, firing, sorting vacuum testing, packing, finished goods and quality examination, pointing out the environmental aspects in our production.

This tour aims to help delegates understand:
- The production process
- The different formulations of ceramics
- The quality criteria
- The environmental issues

Please note that this factory tour is by invitation only.
This half-day tour takes place on site at the Laufen Ltd factory in Switzerland.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Factory Visit
Bathrooms: Design Considerations
This CPD provides an opportunity to identify the key elements which need to be considered when designing the bathroom. The seminar allows the attendee to gain an understanding of design considerations, both functional and aesthetic, whilst having an understanding of legislation and environmental issues. Sections include:
- Design considerations
- Legislation
- Environmental issues
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar