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The following CPD materials have been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
Tristone UK  - Benefits of Solid Surfaces in Architectural Applications
Benefits of Solid Surfaces in Architectural Applications
Seminar, by Tristone UK
Outlines the design opportunities made possible with acrylic solid surfaces. From beautiful backlighting effects to flowing thermoformed designs, discover a decorative surface that is both durable and elegant.
Tristone UK is a distributor of acrylic solid surface products and accessories throughout the UK and Ireland. Founded in 2001 as a family business, Tristone UK has a wealth of experience in solid surfaces, and has built a loyal industry following on the back of its commitment to deliver the best personal and technical service to all clients.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour
RCM - Roofing and Cladding Materials Ltd - Delivering a Through Wall Solution: A Guide to Specifying the Components Required with a Focus on Fire Rated Solutions
Delivering a Through Wall Solution: A Guide to Specifying the Components Required with a Focus on Fire Rated Solutions
Examines: individual product performance considerations, how to create your overall solution, product compatibility considerations for timber and steel frame builds and offsite solutions, and health and safety, sustainability and environmental considerations.
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 while delivering on time and on budget.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour
Vetrotech Saint-Gobain UK - Fire Resistant Glass Explained - Playing With Fire
Fire Resistant Glass Explained - Playing With Fire
Covers the multi-functionality of fire-rated glass, fire classifications and applications and, using video examples, demonstrates how glass performs in a fire. The importance of fire-resistant glass being only part of an approved and tested system is presented alongside information on line loads and impact, fire testing and certification, plus latest product developments.
Saint-Gobain is a £39bn-turnover French multinational that develops, manufactures and distributes materials and building solutions for construction, transportation, infrastructure and industrial applications.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 50 minutes
Pyroguard UK Ltd - Fire Resistant Glazing – a system not a product!
Fire Resistant Glazing – a system not a product!
Seminar, by Pyroguard UK Ltd
Specifying fire-resistant glazing and framing systems can be a complex process. This seminar on fire-resistant glazing offers an insight into the different classifications of fire-resistant glasses and their properties, in addition to key legislation and test standards.
Pyroguard UK Ltd is a market leader and specialist in the manufacture of innovative fire glass solutions. Designed to meet international regulatory requirements, its products are tested to European and National standards. Pyroguard products can be tailored to exact specifications, with composition varying to incorporate safety, solar control, acoustic and design options.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour