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Address & Contact details:
Caxton House

101-103 Hopewell Drive
Chatham
Kent
ME5 7NP
www.marmox.co.uk
Tel +44 (0)1634 835290
Fax +44 (0)1634 835299
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Marmox (UK) Ltd

Overview

Marmox (UK) Ltd is a British company, yet an integral part of the international CMB group, which has a total turnover of £260 million. Here in the UK we supply the highest quality insulating and waterproofing products to the construction and refurbishment industries that are cost effective. Products include the following: Marmox Multiboard - A highly insulating and fully waterproof board for use on floors, walls and ceilings in wet areas such as wetrooms, bathrooms and steam rooms. Multiboards are multipurpose and can also be used as a construction board and are a great alternative to plasterboard. BBA certified and approved by the energy saving trust. Marmox Showerlay/Showerstone – Pre-formed bases for wetroom floors ready for tiling. Marmox Soundboard – Waterproof, insulating, impact sound resistant board for floors. Marmox Thermoblock – Eliminate thermal bridging at the wall floor junction. Marmox products are manufactured in a state-of-the-art factory to ISO9001. They conform to the applicable European Standards and have BBA certification. Marmox is eco friendly with zero Ozone Depletion Potential and a Global Warming Potential of 0.3. Other products include Heraklith – Woodwool Panels for insulating and sound absorption. Marmox offers a full technical support service and UK wide delivery.

CPD Material (2)


Seminar
Reducing Thermal Bridging in Floor/Wall Junction Designs
This seminar examines:

- Why recent changes to the building regulations have made heat loss through the wall/floor thermal bridge junction more important.
- What y-values and psi-values are and how they are used in SAP and Passivhaus calculations.
- How adopting the different design options for reducing the thermal bridge (i.e. accredited construction details, enhanced construction details or using a thermal bridging block) affect the overall heat loss and compliance to the standards.
- The implications of the proposed future changes and possible introduction of ‘zero carbon’ to the building regulations.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Building Boards for Damage Free Tiling and Construction
This seminar focuses on the factors that damage ceramic and natural stone tiles when fixed to modern building boards. It will look at the advantages and disadvantages of modern building boards, the creation of shower floors, the installation of foam cored building boards and how building boards can be used for heat insulation and impact sound reduction. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand why ceramic and natural stone tiles become damaged when fixed to modern building boards
- Understand the advantages and disadvantages of modern building boards
- Understand and appreciate the differences between expanded and extruded polystyrene foam cored building boards, why movement joints are required and where they should be located
- Have an overview of British Standard BS5385 in relation to the fixing of ceramic and natural stone tiles to board and sheet materials, wall and floor installations
- Understand how shower floors can be created and appreciate the benefits of pre formed shower floors
- Understand how foam cored building boards can provide heat insulation and impact sound reduction
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


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

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