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Address & Contact details:
Station Court

Townmead Road
London
SW6 2PY
www.rocalondongallery.com
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Tel +44 (0)20 7610 9503
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Roca Ltd

Overview

Roca is a company engaged in the design, production and commercialisation of products for the bathroom space, as well as ceramic floor and wall tiles for architecture, building and interior design. Its origins date from 1917, when the Roca family started building their first production plant in Gavà (Barcelona).

CPD Material (5)


Article
This article describes a WC pan that incorporates a concealed cistern inside the pan and therefore dispenses with the need to install a cistern and flush plate into the wall. This article explains how this product differs from any other WC and covers the following topics.
- How the design of this WC benefits bathroom design and the environment
- How the WC is installed and how the flush mechanism works
- How the product performs in case of a water or power cut
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Article
Seminar
Specifying Water Efficient Design for the Hotel Industry
There are strong environmental reasons for incorporating water efficient design into hotels, but does it make sense from a business perspective?
This new Roca CPD looks at the issues of global water scarcity and its impact on the hotel industry, identifying strategies and processes required on a hotel project to achieve a holistic approach to water management. Through best practice case studies, this CPD aims to demonstrate practical steps designers and architects can take at the design, construction and operational stages to reduce a hotel's strain on local water resources, without impacting the level of guest satisfaction.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Shaping the Bathroom Space of the Future: 2018 Edition
Identify factors affecting both product development and general bathroom design
- Highlight new technologies and innovation in the bathroom environment
- Establish the importance of design details from the conspicuous to the overlooked
- Promote thought and discussion on the future of bathroom spaces
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Other
Guided Tour of the Roca London Gallery Designed by Zaha Hadid Architects
Explore the different environments of the Roca London Gallery space while discussing the various aspects of its conception and construction by Zaha Hadid Architects (ZHA). The tour lasts 45 minutes, individuals or groups of up to 30 can book from Monday to Friday, 9.00am to 5.30pm, by sending an email to cpd.contact@uk.roca.net
The discussion topics cover the challenges presented by the original space and existing conditions, the design concept and spatial strategies, the design and construction timeline and processes and the choice of materials used. By the end of this tour participants will be able to understand the following topics.
- Understand how Zaha Hadid Architects have translated Roca’s brief into an exciting concept
- Understand about the materials used, the challenges they presented and how these were overcome
- Understand and have an overview of the construction steps and processes involved
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Other
Seminar
Ceramic tile production, features and benefits
Deepen the knowledge of ceramic tile properties and the production process
- Highlight technologies and innovation in the tiles industry
- Identify key features to bear in mind when using ceramic tiles
- Show the wide variety of choices in terms of design and applications
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar