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Traynor Way
Whitehouse Business Park
County Durham
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Sotech Ltd


Established since 1982, Sotech work closely with architects, installers and contractors from the whole of the UK to understand their needs and provide the most suitable rainscreen cladding solution, with a wide range of materials and finishes available. Their head office also includes a showroom and learning zone that allows clients to see and understand their systems up close. Sotech also have a showroom at the Building Centre in London which showcases its full range of Optima Rainscreen. Able to produce a rainscreen cladding system tailored to design requirements, the Optima range is available in materials such as PPC Aluminium, Anodised Aluminium, Pre-Coat Aluminium, ACM A2, Alpolic A1, Copper, Coren Steel, Stainless Steel and Zinc. Dedicated to excellence, Sotech are committed to continually testing and improving the rainscreen cladding systems. All systems carry full CWCT certification and the Optima FC+ and TFC+ have been tested to BS8414. Also accredited to ISO9001:2015, ISO14001:2015, OHSAS18001:2007.

CPD Material (2)

Multiple CPD formats
How to Safely Specify Rainscreen Cladding?
This seminar takes an in depth look at the main safety considerations when specifying rainscreen cladding – covering what exactly is required to meet fire safety regulations and the full range of systems, materials and finishes available for your next project. By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- Safety priorities when specifying rainscreen cladding including the latest fire safety regulations and the differences between A1 and A2 materials
- An overview of the Hackitt report, findings and how this will affect the industry
- Type of rainscreen systems available and the benefits of these
- Testing and certification requirements to comply with building regulations
- Design and sustainability considerations

This CPD can be delivered to you live and remotely
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Online Learning
Material type: Seminar


Sotech Ltd has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas