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Architectural Masonry CPD's

During the five decades since Forticrete introduced 'Architectural Masonry' to the UK, the company has developed a unique expertise in the product's aesthetic amd practical use.

This depth of knowledge has been built through years of close collaboration with designers and specifiers, developing products to suit individual needs, providing advice and guidance on thier correct use and detailing.

Forticrete can offer 2 RIBA assessed presentations designed to aid the architect or specifier in choosing the correct masonry product for their project.


1. Designing with Architectural Masonry
This 30 minute presentation covers all the vital aspects of design, from the importance of modular co-ordination, through structural performance, thermal insulation, sound reduction, fire resistance and much more. It also gives an illustrated insight into how Scale and Geography play a part in a building's design and the development of Architectural Masonry from its inception to present day, standing as one of the most versatile building materials with an almost lilmitless variety of colours and textures.

2. Specifications Cast in Stone
This 30 minute presentation offers an insight into the different types and finishes of Walling and Cast Stone products available. It offers guidance on the successful specification of each product and gives detailed advice on the breadth of options available their key design features and examines the most important aspects of detailing in conjunction with masonry, brick and walling stone.

To register for either of these presentations, please download the form below and fax back to 01429 836206 or call 01429 838001 or alternatively email