RIBA CPD Showcase eBulletin

Green applications, resources, sustainability

The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
REHAU Ltd - Introduction to Sub-Surface Heating and Cooling
Introduction to Sub-Surface Heating and Cooling
Seminar, by REHAU Ltd
Covers the basics of underfloor heating and cooling, its wide-ranging applications and key design principles. Also examines different floor systems and their main components, such as pipes, manifolds and controls, as well as special applications such as TABS (Thermally Active Building Structures), chilled ceilings and snow and ice melt systems. Includes case study examples of various systems, taken from around the UK.

REHAU represents the future. As a family-run business, REHAU thinks and acts with a view to future generations and future sustainability requirements. REHAU offers building solutions that include underfloor heating, district heating and hygienic plumbing solutions that will stand the test of time.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 40-45 minutes.
Polyroof Products Ltd - Roofing Risk Management: A Considered Approach to Solving Flat Roof Issues
Roofing Risk Management: A Considered Approach to Solving Flat Roof Issues
A seminar of potential interest to any specifier or stakeholder involved in the refurbishment or management of flat roofs. Learn how to assess the true lifespan cost of a flat roofing system, where the responsibilities for long-term maintenance should lie, the implications of your duty of care, and the benefits of working closely with a manufacturer.

Specifiers, surveyors and end-user clients often discover Polyroof only after they’ve grown fed up with problematic flat roofs causing costly leaks and disruption. Polyroof has a proven 30-year track record of delivering peace of mind by expertly employing its range of cold-applied liquid roofing systems to solving flat roofing problems for good.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45-60 minutes.
Armitage Shanks - The Blue Book Technical Guide
The Blue Book Technical Guide
Literature, by Armitage Shanks
Provides a summary of the key requirements of Document M for the commercial and domestic installation of bathrooms, shower rooms and washrooms.

Armitage Shanks is a British institution. Established in 1817, last year’s bicentenary was a historic milestone for the company. Producing sanitary ware of exceptional quality is the ethos that Armitage Shanks was founded upon and remains at the core of its business model today.

Armitage Shanks is now recognised as one of the UK’s leading commercial washroom brands. Over the last two centuries the company has remained at the forefront of innovation, while providing market-leading, high-quality products that have become part of everyday British life.

Approximate size: 250 pages.