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Hanson Building Products

Hanson Building Products is part of Hanson, one of the world’s leading heavy building materials companies, aiming to meet customer needs through choice, quality, value for money and unrivalled service.

Contact information

Hanson Building Products
Hanson House
14 Castle Hill
Maidenhead
Berkshire
SL6 4JJ
United Kingdom

www.hanson.com/uk/bricks

CPD booking contact


Ms Tracey Harrison
tracey.harrison@hanson.biz
Tel: +44 (0) 1530 270333

Approved CPD materials


A Structural Guide to Structural Brickwork
Type: Literature
This literature looks at the design considerations for stability of masonry.
Cleaning and Maintenance of Brickwork and Pavers
Type: Literature
This literature looks at the appropriate cleaning methods.
Designing for Movement
Type: Literature
This literature provides an understanding of the causes of movement in masonry and provides guidance on the design process for such movement.
Innovations in Walling Systems
Type: Seminar
This seminar provides information on the development of clay masonry walling systems including new techniques for design of steel timber framed structures, off the frame cladding systems, thin bed adhesive technology, composite insulated panels and modular housing.
Innovative Design and Use of White Cement
Type: Seminar
This seminar aims to provide:
  • An understanding of white and coloured concrete
  • Suitable product applications
  • Associated benefits of specifying white cement
Material Specification
Type: Seminar
This seminar is an introduction to brick characteristics, properties and requirements to meet specification of BS3921.
Material Specification and Workmanship
Type: Seminar
This seminar looks at considerations of handling materials, design detailing, workmanship on site, durability and rain penetration.
Product Innovation
Type: Seminar
This seminar looks at specification of expansion joints in clay brickwork, a comparison of traditional solid masonry with cavity wall construction and the relationship of movement design with off the frame cladding.
Specification of Butterley Facing Bricks For Durability
Type: Literature
The literature assists the correct specification of bricks for durability.
Structural Brickwork
Type: Seminar
This seminar gives a historical background on masonry design, the use of masonry in alternative design solutions, multi storey structures, fin and diaphragm walls and off the frame cladding.
Sustainable External Wall Insulation Solutions For The Social Housing Market
Type: Seminar
Detailed overview of External Wall Insulation (EWI) Systems and Render Finishes on refurbishment applications. In particular it focusses on the upgrade of non-traditional and high rise buildings using Structural EWI.
Tradical® Hemcrete® Better than Zero Carbon Building
Type: Seminar
This seminar will provide the specifier with:
  • An understanding of the design
  • Use of Tradical® Hemcrete®
  • better than zero carbon in new build construction.
A Basic Guide to Brickwork Mortars
Type: Literature
This literature is a guide to the selection of brickwork mortars.
Whys and Wherefores of Cavity Walls
Type: Seminar
This seminar serves as a reminder on the careful construction and workmanship which must be adhered to in order to ensure that the cavity wall functions efficiently.

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