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Mapei House

Steel Park Road
Halesowen
West Midlands
B62 8HD
www.mapei.co.uk
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Tel +44 (0)121 508 6970
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Mapei (UK) Ltd

Overview

Founded in 1937, Mapei is a world-leading manufacturer of adhesives and chemical building products - and a specialist in the production of adhesives and preparation products for the installation of wall and floor coverings. Its extensive product range includes products for the preparation of all types of substrates used in construction: Surface membranes, levelling compounds, primers, waterproofing, ready mixed mortars, special products for the repair of concrete, admixtures for mortar and concrete, adhesives for floor and wall coverings including, ceramic tiles, natural stone, resilient flooring and wood. Grouts and flexible sealants, mortars and binders for the restoration of period buildings, resin flooring, soundproofing systems, protective finishes for exterior walls and special hydraulic binders for screeds.

CPD Material (11)


Seminar
Large Format Porcelain Installation
This seminar looks at the use and installation of light weight, large format porcelain tiles. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the use and benefits of large format porcelain tiles
- Understand substrate preparation
- Understand adhesives to use and safe tile application
- Understand the risks and how to avoid failures
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Avoiding Ceramic Tiling Failure: Part 2
This seminar is about the specification of ceramic tiles. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the types of ceramic tile available
- Understand the choice of adhesion and grout materials
- Understand correct installation and fixing methods
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Avoiding Ceramic Tiling Failure: Part 1
This seminar is about the specification of ceramic tiles. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand performance criteria when specifying ceramic tiles
- Understand common causes of failure in ceramic tiles
- Understand substrate preparation
- Understand how to select the appropriate tile for various applications including wet interior, swimming pool, exterior or heavy-duty service conditions
- Understand the relevant regulations and standards
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
The Route to Concrete Repair
This seminar looks at concrete applications and repair. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand typical concrete applications, what can go wrong, methods of testing and monitoring and solutions
- Understand how to plan project strategy
- Understand how to diagnose failure
- Understand how to tackle corrosion
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Effective Waterproofing
The seminar considers the varied standards of waterproofing, explains the common terminology used, reviews both British and European standards, explains how systems work and how to chose an appropriate system, considering common pitfalls and showing successful projects.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Avoiding Ceramic Tiling Failures
This seminar will:
- Explain the common terminology used
- Review BS and EN standards
- Explain how ceramic tiling failures occur and how to avoid them by specifying correct materials
- Look at tiling requirements including background preparation and correct adhesives and grout choice
- Show successful projects and what works
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Render Protected External wall Insulation (EWI)
This CPD aims to illustrate the benefits of external wall insulation, design considerations, choice of system and finishes. We will also highlight common issues involved in system specification.


Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
A Guide to Concrete Repair
This seminar aims to:

- Highlight the relevant standards covering the different elements of concrete repair
- Highlight how to notice and assess the different symptoms/factors that cause deterioration in concrete
- Provide information on ways of preventing or treating these symptoms and causes of deterioration and repairing the relevant structure
- Highlight the quality testing of products complying with EN 1504
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Epoxy Resin and Cementitious Flooring
This seminar will:
- Explain the common product types
- Review BS and NBS standards
- Explain how epoxy systems work
- Look at common pitfalls and what goes wrong
- Show successful projects and what works
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Fast Track Screeds
Avoid screed failures by correctly specifying suitable materials and construction methods.
- Understand how material types differ in performance.
- Be aware of current European and British standards as well as building regulations.
- Understand British standard compliance criteria.
- See how aesthetic some screed materials can be.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Sub-floor Preparation
This seminar aims to assist architects in determining the correct products and procedures required to prepare the substrate prior to the installation of the finished flooring.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar