RIBA CPD Showcase eBulletin

Doors, incl parts and accessories

The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
Warrior Doors Ltd - Factory Tour to Look at Design and Manufacture of High Security Doors at the Factory Unit in Birmingham
Factory Tour to Look at Design and Manufacture of High Security Doors at the Factory Unit in Birmingham
Factory Visit, by Warrior Doors Ltd
Take a tour round a modern door factory, and see how a high entrance security door is made. Includes a review and discussion of various product types, plus laser tube cutting and more.

Warrior Doors Ltd is a British manufacturing company offering high-security door solutions, ranging from stainless steel, aluminium, and fully glazed doors. Warrior Doors security doors are Secured by Design accredited and LPCB Red Book listed.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 4-6 hours.
Gilgen Door Systems UK Ltd - Legislation - Design Implications for Specifying Automatic Doors
Legislation - Design Implications for Specifying Automatic Doors
This seminar provides an understanding of the legislation affecting automatic door selection (EN16005, BS7036, Part M, Part B, Part L, BS8300, BS5588, and the Equality Act). Architects can learn how key considerations may be successfully addressed to ensure door safety and be better equipped to select the most suitable door specification for any application.

Gilgen Door Systems is a global leading manufacturer of automatic door systems, with over 50 years’ industry experience. Its high-quality Swiss-designed door drives help improve accessibility, efficiency and safety in any pedestrian orientated environment. In the UK, the company provides a full design, manufacture and installation service backed by 24/7 national service support.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.
dormakaba - Modern Door Controls: Meeting Fire and Access Requirements
Modern Door Controls: Meeting Fire and Access Requirements
Seminar, by dormakaba
Understand the requirements for door controls in relation to the latest accessibility and fire safety regulations. This seminar includes examples of solutions that meet the demands of both these issues. It also includes guidance on the range of door controls available and how to select the most suitable product for different applications.

Dorma and Kaba are now dormakaba. The merger underscores the company’s passionate commitment to its customers. dormakaba offers products, solutions and services for secure access to buildings and rooms – now all from a single source. Drawing on more than 150 years’ experience, dormakaba embodies security, sustainability and reliability.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.
Häfele UK Ltd - Specifying Architectural Hardware for Inclusive Design
Specifying Architectural Hardware for Inclusive Design
Seminar, by Häfele UK Ltd
Highlights several well-designed products that are particularly relevant to inclusive design (and not just users with impaired abilities). This seminar also addresses longer use and lifetime building programme requirements, latest legislation, and BS 8300 and Approved Document M.

Häfele is an internationally-trusted brand name, known for supplying furniture fittings, ironmongery and hardware to the trade. The company has more than 20 DipGAI qualified staff on its projects team and is one of the founding members of the Guild Mark Scheme, thereby demonstrating its commitment to quality, education and professional excellence. Häfele customers are always assured of the highest standards in modern specification.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45 minutes.
Laidlaw Ironmongery - Specifying Integrated Doorsets
Specifying Integrated Doorsets
Covers: what the term doorset encompasses; integrated doorsets, and what the CE marking of doorsets actually means; the benefits of integrated doorsets when it comes to accuracy of installation, site management and cost reduction; standards; examples of various door finishes and where each might best be used; hardware selection; and specialist ironmongery requirements.

Laidlaw Ltd is one of the largest independently-owned ironmongery companies in the UK, with six sales centres. The company specialises in ironmongery, integrated doorsets, security systems, handrails and balustrades (including structural glass). It offers online ordering with next-day delivery in the UK. Laidlaw bespoke products have been supplied to the BBC at White City, Battersea Power Station, and high-end residential projects. The company can also help with the refinishing and polishing of existing products in listed buildings, as recently demonstrated by its work at the Central Library in Manchester.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: 45-50 minutes.