AJ Specification Live - External Cladding & Curtain Walling

Thursday 27 March 2014

16:00 - 18:00 (Registration from 15:45, event followed by drinks)

AJ Specification Live is a new series of free monthly AJ events, in association with NLA, with an afternoon talk providing in-depth information into the design and specification of building materials and construction methods, followed by networking drinks.

The first event of the series will focus on design and specification of external cladding and curtain walling, as featured in AJ Specification’s March issue. Speaking will be:  

Giles Martin
, Wilkinson Eyre Architects will discuss the glass specification of the practice’s 10 Brock Street development which uses 80 different types of glass. He will also talk about the way Wilkinson Eyre adapted to changes in the  Building Regulations during the course of the project, which began in 2003.   

Saffet Kaya Bekiroglu
, Zaha Hadid Architects will talk about the cladding details of the recently completed Heydar Aliyev Centre in Baku.   

Larissa Johnston and Stephen Hadley, 
Stanton Williams will be speaking about the cladding of the ventilation shafts at Kings Cross, Stanton Williams will discuss the granite cladding’s design, setting and fabrication.

Damian Rogan
, Eckersley O’Callaghan Speaking about his approaches to specification, and will discuss how they push the limits when using large flat and curved glass panels.

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Gianfranco Apicella, Commercial Director,Marley Eternit
Stephen Hadley, Associate, Stanton Williams
Larissa Johnston, Architect, Stanton Williams
Saffet Kaya Bekiroglu, Associate, Zaha Hadid Architects
Matti Lampila, Associate, Piercy & Company
Giles Martin, Director, Wilkinson Eyre Architects
Damian Rogan, Associate, Eckersley O'Callaghan
Paul Rogers, Project Director, Robin Partington & Partners
Bjorn Sanden, Marketing Specialist, DuPont Sentry Glass

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This event is intended for architects involved in the design process, consultants, contractors and clients.

Registration restricted for product manufacturers and suppliers.

The AJ reserves the right to refuse RSVPs from respondents who do not match this intended audience. For queries please contact stephanie.geisler@emap.com