Manchester seminar: Natural stone – modern methods of construction

Organiser: Hannah Kavanagh
Location: CUBE, 113-115 Portland Street, Manchester
Phone: 0161 295 5076

This seminar will:

  • Provide an understanding of how stone can be used in traditional and modern architecture
  • Indicate the various fixing options including: handset, stone on precast, rainscreen & full wall rainscreen
  • Consider the advantages each option offers
  • Review design/build considerations

The seminar is being presented by Stancliffe Stone, a supplier to a large number of building projects of natural stone in and around Manchester city centre, and the built environment think tank BRE Group.

Who should go?

Construction professionals interested in furthering their knowledge and achieving their design objectives through the use of stone in construction.


David Richardson, director, Building Technology Group, BRE

Andrew Shutt, commercial and specification manager, Stancliffe Stone

12 noon until 3.30pm