IBT Bill Wolmuth
IBT Independent Buildin Technology
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Rainscreen cladding & associated elements:

Services routinely undertaken on new projects include:

  • technical vetting of specifications to check that they are deliverable without being unduly lenient
  • technical vetting of rainscreen tenders
  • reviewing rainscreen specialist's drawings and those for interfaces
  • attending design meetings when required
  • advising on project specific laboratory testing if required
  • reviewing project specific laboratory test method statements if required
  • attending project specific laboratory testing if required
  • acting as independent witness for laboratory testing if required
  • advising site staff in essential checks and hold points
  • undertaking periodic checks of on-site quality control
  • ad-hoc support to project teams as and when required

On projects IBT has been involved in, the materials used for the outer skin of the rainscreen cladding have included: aluminium; hand patinated bronze; granite; terracotta; timber; and vitreous enamel.


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Above: hand patinated bronze rainscreen

Above:curtain walling and terracotta rainscreen cladding