Insulation

QuadCore 2.0 offers increased recycled content and two-hour fire resistance

The latest development of Kingspan’s unique, self-blended insulation technology, ‘QuadCore 2.0’, demonstrates that innovation and product performance enhancement do not need to come at the sacrifice of our planet.

Kingspan launches new polycarbonate curtain wall system

Kingspan Light + Air has introduced a new vertical wall light solution – Kingspan UniQuad, which offers wide design flexibility in a single system which has been designed to easily integrate with other façade systems.

New Spacetherm SLENTEX A2 Aerogel Blanket

The A. Proctor Group’s Spacetherm SLENTEX A2 Aerogel Blanket has been chosen for its superior thermal performance, flexibility and suitability for space-critical applications in the refurbishment of 146 high-rise apartments in Poplar, East London.

Actis donates insulation materials to Men’s Sheds movement

Actis has donated more than 400m2 of insulation materials to a new community building in Aberdeenshire.

Insulation gives new lease of life to Cornish units in Wales

Social housing provider RCT Homes has accessed Arbed funding to carry out a range of improvements on 30 Cornish Units in Cwmbach, Wales, including the installation of ROCKWOOL stone wool insulation to alleviate fuel poverty issues and improve living conditions for tenants.

TLX BATSAFE helps save 82% in heat loss in gothic mansion

When the upper storey of a gothic mansion being used by Calderdale Registry Office since 2009 needed a reroof, there was a need to upgrade the insulation. However, this came with several challenges.

CCF appoints new regional sales director

Rob Glewis has been appointed as regional sales director to help deliver CCF’s service proposition in the London and south east branches.

Mitigating fire risk in the roof

Beneficial for space-saving, energy efficiency and housing mechanical and electrical equipment, flat roofs are commonly specified for diverse applications across many sectors. Considering this, Will Wigfield, product manager – flat roof at ROCKWOOL UK, examines the role of the modern roof, discusses why it is susceptible to fire hazards, and offers best practice advice on how best to mitigate these.

Metac: Isover’s easy to install pitched roof range now available in...

Insulation manufacturer – Saint-Gobain Isover – is introducing an innovative pitched roof range, Metac, to the UK market.

Bloomberg London HQ is blooming good

The building offers almost 1.1 million ft² of sustainable office space