Technical Seminars

CPD Technical Seminars

Farrat’s team of specialists offer seminars for the following:

  • Acoustic, shock and vibration isolation in building structures
  • Acoustic, shock and vibration isolation in industrial applications
  • Structural thermal break connections for building


To request a Farrat Technical Seminar:

T: +44 (0) 161 924 1600    E: [email protected]

Topics include:

  • Structure-borne vibration isolation theory
  • Sources and transmission routes of vibration
  • What the acoustic criteria are for the (parts of the) building that needs to be isolated
  • What are the effects of vibration and how to deal with them
  • Acoustic, shock and vibration isolation products and applications
  • How to select an isolator
  • What loads need consideration
  • Floating floors
  • Isolated foundations
  • Budget costs

We can also tailor content to your specific requirements.



1-2 hours depending on requirements

Who should attend?

  • Designers wishing to increase their knowledge and
    understanding of vibration isolation within structures
    and the applications available.
  • Architects
  • Structural Engineers
  • Contractors
  • Those involved in developing projects with vibration isolation requirements such as in;
    • Cinemas
    • Bowling alleys
    • Broadcast and recording studios
    • Instrument facilities
    • Mechanical equipment rooms
    • Manufacturing
    • Nanotechnology
    • Sports and other recreational facilities
    • Operating theatres
    • Performing arts facilities.

CPD Certified Seminars

The content of Farrat’s Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Seminars has been assessed and accredited by the independent CPD Certification body and include:

  • Thermal Bridging and Structural Thermal Breaks
  • Vibration Control for Building Structures