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The following CPD materials have been assessed and approved by the RIBA. Many seminars are now also available in interactive online format using Zoom, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams etc. This is not always shown here so, if a seminar is of interest to you, do click on the link and check.
OAG Limited - Cost Plan Development of Structural Glazing
Cost Plan Development of Structural Glazing
Seminar, by OAG Limited
Outlines the key factors to consider when cost planning structural glazing, especially where the design demands a non-standard or bespoke engineered glazing solution. Includes a basic overview of glass manufacturing and processing, choosing the right glass for different applications, common installation issues and costs, and case studies.
OAG is a design-led structural glazing specialist contractor. It provides engineered solutions to meet some of the most demanding and complex architectural glazing designs. Working closely with some of the UK’s top architectural practices, main contractors and cost consultants, OAG offers a proactive, solution-led approach and a genuine desire to achieve the optimal design for both internal and external structural glass applications.
With a proven track record, working across virtually every market sector on large and small projects, OAG prides itself on its strong client relationships and strives to be the specialist contractor of choice for technical glass.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes
Heat Mat Ltd  - Electric Underfloor Heating Systems
Electric Underfloor Heating Systems
Seminar, by Heat Mat Ltd
An introduction to the various types of electric underfloor heating system available, their advantages and disadvantages, and where each type is most suitable. Covers the options for heating beneath various floor coverings, as well as the control of these systems, and remedial work that can be carried out if systems have issues.
Heat Mat is a specialist manufacturer and distributor of high quality electric underfloor heating systems. It has been supplying the UK market for nearly two decades. The Heat Mat brand offers the widest range of systems, capable of heating virtually any floor covering. Heat Mat is the expert in its field and offers unrivalled technical and specification support.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes
IDSystems - Specifying Aluminium Glazed Door systems
Specifying Aluminium Glazed Door systems
Online Learning, by IDSystems
Covers those crucial elements that must be considered when specifying and designing aluminium glazed doors. This includes the pros and cons of sliding, bifold, and slide-and-turn systems, key design feature considerations, compliance with Building Regulations, glass options, and the importance of weather and thermal performance when selecting the right door.
For 20 years, IDSystems has set the standard for innovatively designed aluminium glazing solutions, working closely with architects and end-users on thousands of projects, from modest renovations to grandiose featured-on-TV schemes. IDSystems’ award-winning products carry a range of independent certifications and accreditations, ensuring that they not only look good, but that they perform perfectly throughout their lifetime.
Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 50 minutes