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Building Facades Using Porcelain Tiles Lunch & Learn Presented by: Dwyer Marble & Stone

Event Date: 
Wednesday, January 16, 2019 - 11:00am to 2:00pm
Event Type: 
Lunch & Learn
Event Location: 
Ferguson Bath, Kitchen & Lighting Gallery, 725 Ionia Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Building Facades Using Porcelain Tiles Lunch & Learn 
Presented by:  Dwyer Marble & Stone
Learning Units:  1.5 - Credit Designations: LU / HSW


  • 11:00 am - Lunch & Networking
  • 12:00 pm - CEU Presentation
  • 1:00 pm - Q & A


Project study and development of ventilated facades. Focus on the advantages of using porcelain material for building facades. Function and maintenance of the facade. Focus on sustainability and energy savings. Installation processes & options.

Learning Objectives:

1.   Explanation of what a ventilated facade is
2.   Advantages: aesthetic, function, maintenance, energy, environment
3.   Ventilated facade systems
4.   Focus on large format slabs and application systems

CEU Speaker:
Claudio Petucco
Business Development Manager
Florim Ceramiche, S.p.A.