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Hanson Building Products
14 Castle Hill
CPD booking contact
Ms Tracey Harrison
Tel: +44 (0) 1530 270333
Approved CPD materials
Whys and Wherefores of Cavity Walls
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.
Tradical® Hemcrete® Better than Zero Carbon Building
This seminar will provide the specifier with:
- An understanding of the design
- Use of Tradical® Hemcrete®
- better than zero carbon in new build construction.
Sustainable External Wall Insulation Solutions For The Social Housing Market
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.
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.
Specification of Butterley Facing Bricks For Durability
The literature assists the correct specification of bricks for durability.
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.
Material Specification and Workmanship
This seminar looks at considerations of handling materials, design detailing, workmanship on site, durability and rain penetration.
This seminar is an introduction to brick characteristics, properties and requirements to meet specification of BS3921.
Innovative Design and Use of White Cement
This seminar aims to provide:
- An understanding of white and coloured concrete
- Suitable product applications
- Associated benefits of specifying white cement
Innovations in Walling Systems
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.
Designing for Movement
This literature provides an understanding of the causes of movement in masonry and provides guidance on the design process for such movement.
Cleaning and Maintenance of Brickwork and Pavers
This literature looks at the appropriate cleaning methods.
A Structural Guide to Structural Brickwork
This literature looks at the design considerations for stability of masonry.
A Basic Guide to Brickwork Mortars
This literature is a guide to the selection of brickwork mortars.