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Wienerberger House

Brooks Drive
Cheadle Royal Business Park
Cheadle
Cheshire
SK8 3SA
www.wienerberger.co.uk
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Tel +44 (0)161 491 8200
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Wienerberger Ltd

Overview

Wienerberger is the world's largest producer of bricks and No. 1 on the clay roof tiles market in Europe with 230 plants in 30 countries. We also hold leading positions in concrete pavers in CEE.

CPD Material (8)


Seminar
Technical Considerations When Designing with Brick
This seminar provides an overview of modern brick manufacturing processes, terminology and the characteristics of different products. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand brick technical properties in accordance with British Standard BS EN 771-1
- Understand modern brick manufacturing processes and the characteristics of different products
- Understand the influence of design and detailing on brickwork performance
- Understand material selection based on application and location
- Understand size tolerances and brickwork setting out
- Understand the principles of brickwork movement, expansion joints and mortar specification
- Understand why brick is sustainable.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
The Basic Foundations of BIM
This short introduction and overview of BIm aims to remove the myths surrounding what BIm is and where it has come from
- Learn how to spot a BIM fraud and what it means to BIM level 2 compliant
- In short this program allows the delegate to navigate a successful direction in a world becoming dominated by BIM conversations
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Brick Design and Innovation
This seminar explores:

- Ancient and modern iconic structures, exploring early brick structures, to the present day.
- Brick used in alternative & innovative ways, creating contemporary structures using one of the oldest construction materials.
- An introduction to clay masonary, and appropriate specification.
- The basic properties of bricks.
- An overview of manufacturing techniques, terms and definitions, in accordance with the product standard BSEN 771-1 2003 & PAS 70 testing methodology.
- A look at special bricks, green credentials, with case studies of projects where none standard brick products are used to good effect.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
The Benefits of Clay Paving
This seminar looks at the benefits of clay paving and where and when it can be used. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the different sizes and forms of clay pavers available
- Understand how to choose the right construction method, including a brief look at rigid and flexible construction methods for clay pavers
- Understand laying patterns and the importance of edge restraint
- Understand how British Standard BS EN 1344 can define the product selection of clay pavers and the testing of clay pavers according to this standard
- Understand the short and long term maintenance requirements for clay paving
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Control of Roof Space Condensation
This CPD presentation covers:
- The causes of condensation in buildings
- Identification of the Building Regulations relating to condensation control in buildings
- Practical examples of how to comply with the latest standards
- Illustrated examples include a warm and a cold roof design and underlay types are also explained.
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Brick Tile Cladding System
This seminar aims to:

- Illustrate the brick tile cladding system
- Focus on what the product concept is
- Provide a history of the system
- Explain what the systems can be used for
- Explain the system development brief
- Explain the system components
- Illustrate the colour range of the tile components
- Explain production of the system title components
- Illustrate unique features of the system
- Explain testing and accreditation
- Explain the system attributes
- Illustrate completed projects and case studies
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Multi Cellular Clay Block Wall System: A Modern Construction Method with the Reassuringly Traditional Values of Clay
This seminar will:
- Provide the designer with other MMC options for walling systems
- Raise awareness as to other walling systems that are environmentally friendly
- Educate in CDM benefits and safer site traffic management
- Identify a system that accords with current legislation
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Seminar
Designing for Movement in Brickwork
This seminar looks at the basic British Standard requirements and those situations where problems have arisen, and to recognise how the designer can minimise the risk of damage.
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar

Classifications


Wienerberger Ltd has CPD Materials in the following areas: -

RIBA Core Curriculum areas