Christmas 2014

The Customer Centre will be closed from 12.30 on Wednesday 24 December 2014 until 9.00 on Monday 5 January 2015. During this period we are unable to provide telephone support.

In the meantime you can access a wealth of online CPD at www.ribacpd.com and you can book a place on a CPD Roadshow by visiting www.architecture.com/whatson

We wish all our customers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Suspended ceilings

The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
Lindner AG - Energy Efficient Suspended Heated and Chilled Ceilings
Energy Efficient Suspended Heated and Chilled Ceilings
Seminar, by Lindner AG
This CPD presentation provides the specifier with a basic understanding of the functionality of heated and chilled ceilings, as well as chilled beams (active and passive). Learn about the operating efficiency of heated and chilled ceilings and how they can be combined with other systems. The seminar also compares chilled ceilings and fan coil systems with regards to energy consumption and costs.

The Lindner Group is one of Europe’s leading suppliers associated with the building envelope, interior fit-outs (metal, heated and chilled ceilings, floor and partition systems, wall claddings and doors), insulation and construction-related services. Founded in 1965, Lindner values sustainable development and applies future-oriented energy management and environmental protection at all building and production sites.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.
SAS International Ltd - Factory Tour of UK Acoustic Metal Ceiling & Roll Forming Facility
Factory Tour of UK Acoustic Metal Ceiling & Roll Forming Facility
Factory Visit, by SAS International Ltd
Step inside Europe’s largest metal ceiling manufacturer for a guided tour. Visitors will see how suspended metal ceiling systems are manufactured, including perforation, the acoustic pad shop, the paint-line and testing. Go behind the scenes to view the production lines for bespoke major UK and international projects such as Bloomberg’s London offices and the West Kowloon Terminus.

Established in 1968, SAS International is a leading British manufacturer of quality metal ceilings and bespoke architectural metalwork. Installed in iconic, landmark buildings worldwide, SAS leads through innovation, cutting-edge design and technical acoustic expertise. From large infrastructure projects to commercial fit-outs, SAS’ solutions combine acoustic expertise with design and manufacturing excellence to create market-leading systems.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 3½ hours.