CPD: Third party insurance: Curtain Walling and Windows
Based on the V200 series composite, This seminar defines the different weather performance requirements of windows and curtain walling. It particularly focuses on the residential sector where the greatest number of claims for superstructure relates back to glass and glazing. It will help you to understand the following topics:
-Understand and define the difference between a window and a curtain wall and the subsequent detailing revisions that are necessary to ensure a weather tight interface with the building
-Understand differences in requirements from Building Regulations and third-party insurance companies, such as chapter 6.7 & 6.9 of the NHBC Technical Standards.
-Understand correct and appropriate window and curtain walling detailing and installation
-Understand the nature and scope of window tests and curtain walling tests