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Flooring solutions

The following CPD materials have been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
Gaia Climate Solutions Ltd - Electric Underfloor Heating Solutions
Electric Underfloor Heating Solutions
Provides an overview of the key information needed to effectively specify electric underfloor heating. Includes guidance on systems available, technical aspects, floor constructions and installation.

For over 30 years Gaia has offered total underfloor heating solutions, specialising in the design, supply and installation of both electric and wet underfloor heating. Gaia’s teams can advise and design the most suitable system for you – whether it’s for a refurbishment, new build, residential or commercial project – providing a professional service from initial concept stage to completion. With its contract managers on site you’re a step closer to assuring your project’s success.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour
INTRAsystems - The Why and How of Entrance Matting Innovation
The Why and How of Entrance Matting Innovation
Seminar, by INTRAsystems
Takes the specifier through the need for entrance matting in public buildings, offering an insight into the different forms that can take, the various factors that can affect the performance of entrance matting, the regulatory aspects of installing entrance mating, how entrance matting can be a design feature (to help complement the reception area design), and key performance measures for any system.

INTRAsystems is an architectural finishes and matting specialist that designs and manufactures heavy-duty entrance matting. Emphasis is on quality, aesthetic value, and guaranteed performance. INTRAsystems entrance matting has been used extensively throughout the UK, including in such high-profile projects as The Shard, New Court NMR, Cannon Place, Heron Tower, Broadgate Tower and Westfield Shopping Towns. Working with design teams and architectural practices to create stunning first impressions, and ensuring optimum performance, the INTRAsystems team takes projects from initial design concept through to final installation and maintenance.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour
Heckmondwike FB - What to Consider When Specifying Fibre Bonded Carpets
What to Consider When Specifying Fibre Bonded Carpets
Seminar, by Heckmondwike FB
When it comes to specification, fibre-bonded carpets are often misunderstood – and yet are often also the ideal solution for heavy contract applications. This seminar explains why.

Heckmondwike FB is a UK manufacturer of heavy contract commercial carpets. The company’s products are installed in a wide variety of sectors, including education, offices, residential, retail, leisure and more.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour