Corium is a unique brick cladding system that combines the natural beauty of genuine brick with cost effective fast track installation. It offers a facing brick finish for projects where a façade system is required, rather than traditional masonry.
The Corium system comprises brick slip tiles specially manufactured to fix/clip mechanically to a steel backing section. The mechanical feature of ‘clipping’ is something unique to the Corium system. They are manufactured in 2400mm lengths, additional lengths can be manufactured with an extra cost.The height of the rails which are used within the system are; 60mm, 67mm and 75mm. The system has been established and widely used in the UK for 15 years after gaining BRE accreditation.
Corium is a unique and versatile brick cladding system that combines the natural beauty of high quality genuine bricks with a simple and cost-effective installation. An innovative and versatile solution, Corium brings exciting new design flexibility to brick veneers including bond patterns, trim features, color and texture combinations. Corium combines strength, speed and simplicity into a modern facade system.
The Corium system has been used in a variety of building sectors including; residential, education, health care and retail. It is installed by a nationwide network of recognised installers who can fix it from mobile platforms, scissor lifts, mast climbers or traditional scaffolding.
The profiled lengths of individual Corium are mounted in horizontal rows onto a vertical support system and the brick tiles are simply clipped in place. These profiled lengths are mounted in horizontal rows onto a vertical support system and the fired clay brick tiles are simply clipped in place. The vertical and horizontal joints between the tiles are then pointed to provide a brickwork finish.
The panels which the Corium tiles are fitted too are either lightweight steel frames or unitised aluminium systems which is often used for larger scale projects. Corium is also an option for offsite construction, the façade system is highly versatile. That versatility even extends to the type of construction you want to use. Offsite construction is a well-publicised concept as people continue the ongoing search for faster, more efficient construction methods and systems.
Corium is also available as part of pre-fabricated solutions, where manufacture takes place under quality controlled, factory conditions providing many advantages to both contractor and client through the accuracy and the speed of the production.
The beauty of the Corium brick cladding system is its simplicity to use, as well as the outstanding results it can achieve. The system has been established and widely used in the UK for 18 years.