As part of our service to architects, Swiss Facades runs a CPD seminar for architects and specifiers. The duration of each seminar is approximately 45 minutes presentation plus a 15 minute questions & answers session.
Purpose and Learning Objectives
Purpose: Provides an overview of high performance cement composite panels in terms of their manufacture, available options and benefits, as well as discussion of Rainscreen systems and the role of cement composite panels in such a system
- Describe the many product choices and options available in cement composite panels.
- Summarise the test standards met by high performing cement composite panels.
- List the components of ventilated Rainscreen system and identify how each contributes to reliable thermal performance and reduces energy consumption
- Discuss the elements of cement composite panel application and life cycle that make the panels an excellent choice for sustainable design.