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Address & Contact details:
Porcelanosa London Design Office

93-99 Goswell Road
Clerkenwell
London
EC1V 7EY
www.porcelanosa.com
Commercial Department
Tel +44 (0)844 481 8973
Porcelanosa Grupo CPD contact
Tel +44 (0)207 253 1227
clerkenwell@porcelanosa.co.uk
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Porcelanosa Grupo

Overview

Porcelanosa Grupo is one of the world’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of tiles, bathrooms and kitchens. With presence in over 140 countries Porcelanosa offers a wide range of quality products which go from ceramic, porcelain fittings, wall tiles, floor tiles, wood parquet, hardwood, natural stone, mosaics, kitchens, sanitary ware, brassware, bathtubs, shower trays, hydromassage cabins and columns, bathrooms, accessories, bedroom furniture to technical solutions. The Group is made up of eight companies which are: Porcelanosa (founded in 1973), Venis (1986), Gamadecor (1987), Systempool (1993), L'Antic Colonial (1999), Butech (2001), Noken (2001) and Urbatek (2004). All of Porcelanosa Grupo's products are featured by its excellence in quality and design. All of its firms have a philosophy of respect for the environment which is supported with a constant investigation and development of new technologies that minimise water and energy consumption.

CPD Material (7)


Seminar
Water Saving Benefits of Sanitaryware and Brassware
This CPD looks at eco-friendly products for bathrooms. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the impact of eco-friendly products in the market
- Understand the adaptation of standard products to be eco-friendly
- Understand how to reduce water and energy consumption in cisterns and brassware
- Understand relevant UK standards and BREEAM
- Understand the economic impact
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Sintered Stone: the Solution for Many Applications
This CPD looks at the specification of sintered stone products. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand how sintered stone is made and its benefits
- Understand how to identify the various types of sintered stone available
- Understand the applications to use sintered stone
- Understand issues to avoid when specifying the product
- Understand relevant recommendations and guidelines
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Raised Access Flooring: A System with all the Answers
This seminar will:
- Explain origins and the current market
- Assess the main advantages of raised access flooring
- Provide an understanding of components and accessories
- Provide guidance on the specification of the product
- Demonstrate how to install raised access flooring
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
High-tech Porcelain Rainscreen
This seminar is about porcelain rainscreen cladding systems and their specification. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand rainscreen cladding systems, the different types of cladding systems and their benefits
- Understand the relevant International and British Standards that apply, typical technical details and environmental issues
- Understand the possible applications for rainscreen cladding systems
- Understand the benefits of large format cladding sheets
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
New Generation of Solid Surfaces
1. Understand the solid surface materials and its advantages
2. Understand the code for the solid surface
3. Understand the applications of solid surface
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Technical Porcelain, The Solution for all Applications
The material explains the advantages and benefits of using technical porcelain on all applications, and how technical porcelain is a much stronger and more versatile product than porcelains or ceramics, suitable for indoor and outdoor use, external and internal facades, high traffic walways, commercial flooring, commercial coverings, floors subject to heavy loads, design concepts maintenance free, extremely hard-wearing.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Factory Visit
Factory Tour to Look at the Production Process for the Manufacture of Ceramic Tiles, Quality Control Processes and Product Testing

- Tour of production lines, quality control processes and
product testing areas
- Supply chain management
- Manufacturing processes and materials
- Product testing methods
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Factory Visit