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Design, construction and technology

The following CPD materials fall within the ‘Design, construction and technology’ RIBA Core Curriculum topic.
Electrosonic Ltd - Audiovisual Design: Effective Use of Media Display Technology
Audiovisual Design: Effective Use of Media Display Technology
Seminar, by Electrosonic Ltd
Hear from the experts on how to incorporate media displays into a project to create inspirational spaces. This seminar will guide the architect on how to deploy the best media display technology in any given environment, while remaining mindful of sustainability, CDM and health and safety regulations.

Electrosonic is an international technology services company that designs, builds and supports innovative solutions that create lasting experiences where people live, work and play. Since 1964 Electrosonic has been delivering highly complex world-class projects across a multitude of sectors, from financial services to theme parks. Its technology design consulting spans four crucial disciplines: audio, video and control systems, acoustics, information and communication technology, and security, surveillance and access control.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour
record uk ltd - Automatic Doors for Healthcare: Standards and Considerations
Automatic Doors for Healthcare: Standards and Considerations
Seminar, by record uk ltd
This seminar covers the relevant European and British standards when specifying automatic doors for healthcare environments. It also highlights the key design considerations and product solutions available for the safe movement of people and goods within hospitals, surgeries, theatres, pharmacies and other healthcare building types.

Record is one of the largest manufacturers, installers and maintainers of automated pedestrian doors in the UK. The company offers standard and bespoke solutions for healthcare environments, including sliding, swing, folding and revolving doors. Its hygienic and hermetically sealed doors help ensure the highest levels of hygiene.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes
Abloy UK - Digital Transformation in Physical Security
Digital Transformation in Physical Security
Seminar, by Abloy UK
Find out how to achieve secure, innovative and future-proof locking solutions in today’s smart building infrastructure. Learn how new technology can be deployed to achieve a locking solution that integrates with third-party systems to enable smart operation and management. Additional topics include traceability and management of assets, efficiency and sustainability, and health and safety compliance.

Abloy has a long-standing heritage in manufacturing high-quality products and delivering innovative and compliant locking solutions for the most demanding applications. For over 10 years Abloy’s academy has underpinned this, providing free training on standards, legislation, best practice and developing technology.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes
dormakaba - Requirements for Door Hardware on Fire Doors
Requirements for Door Hardware on Fire Doors
Seminar, by dormakaba
Choosing door hardware for fire doors? This seminar examines: relevant legislation, building regulations and standards; requirements for door closers and their correct application, including CE marking and what the classification codes mean; additional requirements for hardware to be used on fire doors, such as third-party fire test certification, and; what to look out for when it comes to fire door hardware product certification.

When it comes to fire door safety, a proper understanding of all relevant legislation is essential to ensure that your building and its occupants have all the protection they need – and are entitled to. As a trusted provider of premium access solutions and services, Dormakaba takes its responsibilities seriously, by sharing its expert knowledge and promoting the design and construction of safe buildings.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes
Marshall Survey Associates Ltd (MSA) - Revolutionary Developments in Survey Measurement
Revolutionary Developments in Survey Measurement
3D laser scanning has – and still is – causing revolutionary changes in the way we capture, document and interact with the built environment. The laser scanning approach is more accurate, faster and less intrusive, resulting in significant time and cost savings. The comprehensive data generated is driving the change towards the delivery of 3D information and BIM. This seminar is about those changes, and how they both affect, and benefit, architects everywhere.

MSA has a reputation built on progressive solutions, service excellence, accuracy and reliability, which has led to its being commissioned to work on the most prestigious and challenging developments in the UK and Europe. Its measured surveys underpin the commercial success of projects and it tailors its services to facilitate the wider usage of its data by multi-disciplinary consultant teams.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour
Barrisol Normalu SAS - Stretch your mind: a New Way of Covering Walls, Ceilings and 3D Forms
Stretch your mind: a New Way of Covering Walls, Ceilings and 3D Forms
An intriguing presentation that promises to offer solutions for uniform luminous surfaces, flat, 3D and suspended frames, Air conditioning that is silent, invisible and even AAA cold and AAA hot, and an acoustic absorption rate up to αw=1 for standard ceilings and suspended and luminous acoustic frames.

Barrisol Normalu is a world leader in stretched ceilings, offering acoustic, luminous, print, 3D and climatisation solutions for walls and ceilings. Its products are distributed in more than 100 countries, using a network of 1,200 distributors, while its product range has been designed to enhance any space – a testament to Barrisol’s know-how and innovative approach. Barrisol’s focus is always on innovation, aesthetics, quality and preservation of the environment.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 30 minutes