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RCM - Roofing and Cladding Materials Ltd


Established in 2004, RCM is a major supplier of complete through wall solutions to the UK construction industry.

Supplying specialist building boards, façades, breather membranes and airtightness solutions, RCM offers a fully integrated approach to the building envelope for all building applications.

RCM are a market leader in providing innovative products and solutions designed and tested to meet the demanding needs of construction. Specified for use in external façades, fire protection, acoustic, airtightness and decorative applications, our extensive portfolio has been installed on many of the UK’s largest projects.

CPD Material (2)

Sheathing, backing and other specialist building boards
This CPD has been designed and aims to provide an understanding of the range of building boards available in today’s construction industry, used within internal and external linings and façade solutions. We endeavour to give a clear understanding of the differences between products that can be manufactured from similar base materials.

Touching on the required accreditations and testing this CPD aims to provide the audience with a rounded understanding of the products, their suitability and performance criteria.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Delivering a Through Wall Solution: A Guide to Specifying the Components Required with a Focus on Fire Rated Solutions
This CPD looks at some of the important considerations when deciding what components should be used when designing a through wall solution. It looks specifically at the 6 key material layers required to build a though wall solution, starting at the structure of the building, going outwards and finishing at the facade. Both lightweight steel and timber frame builds are explored, building on the components and concluding with a complete system. By examining each material in detail, different product options are explored in combination with industry standards to identify which products meets the requirements. The area of fire ratings is explored in detail and product compatibility considerations for timber frame and steel frame are discussed and case studies explored. This CPD will help you to understand the following topics:
- Individual product performance considerations for sheathing boards, fixings, envelope sealing solutions, facade support frames, insulation and facades
- Fire, racking, acoustics, mechanical performance and exposure considerations of sheathing boards
- Fire rated wall solutions and how to create and specify a through wall fire rated solution
- The purpose of a facade and the different types of facade available
- Industry standards and legislation with a focus on fire testing
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar


RCM - Roofing and Cladding Materials Ltd has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas