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Catering services and kitchen units

The following CPD materials have all been assessed and approved by the RIBA.
SieMatic UK - Domestic Kitchen Design
Domestic Kitchen Design
Seminar, by SieMatic UK
Offers an overview of what it takes to create a beautiful, yet functional, culinary living space. Key areas covered include room planning, important considerations and common mistakes, popular styles and layouts, anthropometrics and ergonomics, materials and finishes, and choice of appliances.

As a globally recognised brand that exports to over 70 countries, SieMatic is an expert in luxury kitchen furniture. The brand is recognised and respected by professionals everywhere, as it sets the standard in variety, timelessness and elegance, as well as in precision workmanship and quality of materials. As the inventor of the handle-less kitchen, and with a heritage dating back to 1929, SieMatic is driven by a single objective: to develop exemplary kitchens.

Approximate duration excluding time for questions/answers: one hour.

Core Curriculum topics: Design, construction and technology.
COMPAC The Surfaces Company - Rethinking the Way of Design: Technological Marble and Quartz as a Passionate Creative Process
Rethinking the Way of Design: Technological Marble and Quartz as a Passionate Creative Process
Technological marble and quartz offer the perfect balance between aesthetics and functionality. Discover how and why.

Covers: design – the opportunities afforded by technological marble and quartz; manufacturing – how the production process facilitates new architectural solutions; durability, technical features, certification and environmental efficiency, and; assembly – versatility, design, texture, formats and thicknesses.

COMPAC The Surfaces Company is a market leader in quality decorative surfaces. Founded in 1975, it specialises in the manufacture and distribution of marble and quartz surface coverings. Its distinctive products are tailor-made to match customers’ needs. COMPAC is the supplier of choice for construction and renovation projects in the hotel, hospital, senior care, cruise liner, public and private sectors.

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

Core Curriculum topics: Design, construction and technology.