27 Nov 2018 | 16:00 PM - 16:45 PM | Healthy Envelopes for Buildings
Mercedes studied architecture and holds a master’s degree in façade engineering. She has over 15 years of work experience including twelve years in the façade industry as a cladding contractor and a facade consultant.
She has extensive expertise in the design and analysis of curtain walling, double skin facades and rainscreen systems using a wide range of materials such as glass, aluminium, steel, timber, copper, stainless steel, ETFE, precast concrete, GRC and terracotta.
As façade consultant she has led the design, tendering, testing and construction supervision of numerous high profile façade projects. She has experience in the Middle East, UK, Mexico and Europe.