CTDA Webinars

"Thin Tile Installations" - Noah Chitty

The next CTDA webinar is scheduled for Thursday, November 20th at 11 am Central on "Thin Tile Installations" with Noah Chitty

Mr. Chitty is the Director of Technical Services for Crossville Inc. located in Crossville, TN.  Noah’s extensive knowledge about porcelain tile and the ceramics industry began over 15 years ago while earning his Bachelor’s Degree in Ceramic Engineering from Clemson University and then eventually becoming the Director of Laboratory Services and Standards Development for Tile Council of North America (TCNA). He is the former Vice-Chairman and Chairman for ASTM C21 & C21.06 and sits on many industry committees including ANSI A108, ISO TC-189 TAG, TCNA Handbook for Ceramic Tile Installation, NTCA Technical Committee and CTDA Education & Certification committees.

CTDA Webinar Overview:

  • Discuss the different forms of manufacturing these large/thin tiles and the latest evolutions of the technologies

  • Review the development of standards for the category, including what testing is currently being used by manufacturers and what new testing a standard might incorporate

  • Look at proper handling techniques, tools for installation, and the best practices and methodologies for installing currently being suggested


This webinar is free for CTDA Members thanks to a generous sponsorship from MAPEI.


If you would like to register for the webinar, please click here to register online.