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Maria Winfield
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Norcros Adhesives, trading division of Norcros Group (Holdings)

Overview

Norcros Adhesives is part of the Norcros Group. It is a rapidly growing and well established manufacturer and supplier of branded adhesives, grouts, surface preparation and aftercare products for fixing ceramic, porcelain tiles, mosaics and natural stone. Based in Stoke-on-Trent, the company serves the UK market, as well as exporting to Ireland, the USA and the Middle East. All of the manufactured adhesives and grouts are required to achieve demanding EN standards for European markets and American ANSI standards for the US and Middle Eastern markets. Over recent years a number of high profile house builders and accredited organisations have shown there confidence in the company and products by working exclusively with Norcros Adhesive who have produced agreed National Specifications. High profile projects such as the Olympic Village, Houses of Parliament and the Shard along with many more have been completed using Norcros Products. Norcros Adhesives has shown and will continue to show commitment to producing industry leading products at a competitive price, working closely with major organisations to drive product development and best practice through the industry.

CPD Material (8)


Multiple CPD formats
External Tiling System for Porcelain Tiles
This CPD reviews the changing trend in external tiling and the popularity of 20mm porcelain tiles as a paving and decking option. From this, the presentation makes recommendations on modern external tiling systems that are best suited for external tiling with porcelain. By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- The changing trends in external paving
- Why the new generation of 20mm porcelain tiles are superior to traditional paving or decking options
- The design potential and suitability of 20mm porcelain tiles for external use
- The potential issues for external installation of porcelain tiles
- How to overcome these issues with a 3-step system solution
- The performance features of the products forming the system solution
- System selection and correct installation

This CPD can be delivered to you live and remotely.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar
Multiple CPD formats
Avoiding Common Failures When Specifying Wall and Floor Tiling
This seminar identifies and explains how the various common tiling backgrounds may cause failure and provides solutions to avoid installation failure, including:
- Tiling over wood based substrates
- Tiling over screeds
- Best practice floor tiling installation
- Tiling over plasterboard
- Tiling over plywood

This CPD can be delivered to you live and remotely.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar
Multiple CPD formats
Solutions for Tiling to Anhydrite Screeds
This seminar is about the correct specification and installation process for tiling on to anhydrite screeds. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- The differences between sand cement and anhydrite screeds and their advantages and disadvantages
- The installation process of both types of screed with reference to relevant British standards
- Drying and preparation requirements of the screeds prior to application of a tiled finish
- How and why an anhydrite screed should be sealed and the choice and application of the correct tile adhesive
- How to specify a safe, guaranteed industry approved system which will allow fast track fixing to anhydrite screed

This CPD can be delivered to you live and remotely.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar
Multiple CPD formats
Tiling Solutions Using Reinforced Polymer Technology
This seminar explores the following areas to assist learning:
- The correct identification and preparation of background and bases
- The correct product selection of tile types and specification of fixing materials such as adhesives and grouts.
- The correct installation practices in accordance with British and European standards and surrounding legislation.

This CPD can be delivered to you live and remotely.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


Norcros Adhesives, trading division of Norcros Group (Holdings) has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas