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RIBA Product Selector
Address & Contact details:
Stanisford House

4 Wedgwood Road
OX26 4UL
Robert Oakes
Tel +44 (0)1865 290 890 Overview
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Schöck Ltd


Schöck are specialists in supplying innovative and highly effective products for applications involving structural thermal insulation, thermal bridging and noise suppression. The solutions include Thermal Breaks for cantilever construction; Stairwell Impact Sound Reduction; Ground Floor Thermal Bridging prevention; GFRP high tensile reinforcement; and an anti- punching Shear Reinforcement.

CPD Material (2)

Impact Sound Insulation for Staircases
The aim of this CPD is to bring awareness of why sound insulation is an increasingly important criterion for residential and commercial buildings, particularly in improving the acoustic performance caused by impact sound from stairs. We also aim to introduce what the regulations say, how to verify sound insulation performance and introduce solutions to provide sound insulation. This CPD will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand why sound insulation is important
- Understand the effect of noise disturbance on human beings
- Understand the noise disturbance factor of staircases
- Understand standards and regulations
- Understand how UK requirements compare to other European countries requirements
- Understand how to prove the performance of sound insulation products
- Understand solutions for achieving sound insulation in staircases
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Thermal Bridging in Construction
This seminar will bring awareness of the issues around cold bridges in construction and look at how to design buildings to avoid related issues such as condensation and mould. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand what cold bridges are where do they occur and what are the effects
- Understand what regulations relate to cold bridges and what they say
- Understand what is the solution to cold bridges in buildings
- Understand what is a critical temperature or FRSi
- Understand what are Psi or Chi values and how they are calculated
- Understand what is the connection between condensation and cold bridges
- Understand product performance criteria
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar