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Address & Contact details:
76 rue Saint-Paul

Suite 100
Quebec City (Quebec)
G1K 3V9
Tel +1 418 6924695
Fax + 1 418 6920981 Overview
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Polycor, Inc


Founded in Canada in 1987, Polycor Inc is the world's leading natural stone quarrier and owns more than 50 quarries and 20 manufacturing plants across Europe and North America. Our world class reputation comes from a great legacy of stone work on historic landmarks, institutional and commercial projects.
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CPD Material (2)

Multiple CPD formats
Specifying Natural Stone
This CPD discusses the features and benefits of natural stone products. Topics covered include stone quarrying and stone fabrication processes, applications of natural stone, characteristics of certain natural stone, and how building with natural stone helps reduce carbon and time while keeping your design intact. By the end of the presentation you should have a greater understanding of:
- How to choose the right material for your project
- The tools needed to defend the specification of chosen material
- How to design around stone sizing parameters for better yield, and cost efficiency
- The structural, load-bearing capabilities of natural stone, versus stone as a surface veneer
- The specification process for natural stone and working with stone ranges
- What makes natural stone sustainable

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


Polycor, Inc has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas