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Webinar - Architecture & Terra Cotta Cladding

November 10, 2020
2:00 PM EST - 3:30 PM EST
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ARCHITECTURE & TERRA COTTA CLADDING

PROGRAM #: TNA-102
CREDIT TYPE: 1.5 HSW

Presented in a visual array of information gathered from around the world, this presentation delivers key educational components that focus on the natural beauty of terra cotta installed in a back ventilated, rain screen technique that provides a wall cladding solution benefiting projects in: exterior wall performance, insulating values, contemporary aesthetics, and ease of long term maintenance. The presentation also offers information on terra cotta solar screen design and its benefits; as well as displays the opportunity to use natural terra cotta as an acoustic solution for interior environments. Participants will gain a tremendous understanding of the opportunities available with terra cotta construction materials in a wide variety of applications.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

  • Explain the science of rain screen technology
  • Learn the sustainable, green and efficiency benefits of terra cotta rain screen
  • Describe how terra cotta rain screens are manufactured and installed
  • Differentiate the types of terra cotta rain screen assemblies and products
  • Learn how to design, detail, and specify a terra cotta rain screen system
  • Understand the benefits of terra cotta solar shades