Natural Stone Cladding and Modern Methods of Construction

Royal Institute of British Architects Certified

• RIBA/CPD Learning units: 1

This seminar is ideal for those clients considering the use of natural stone in the vertical application. The seminar covers an overview of how natural stone can be used to complement both traditional and modern architecture. Various fixing options are identified, discussed and compared including traditional hand-set masonry, stone on precast and several stone rain screen systems. Factors such as time, cost and design and construction considerations are evaluated for each method through case study examples.