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22 April 2015

Fire protection for railway vehicles with closed-cell insulation material

Armaflex Rail SD has been designed to protect railway passenger vehicles against fire Fire protection A recently introduced European Standard, EN 45545-2, sets high fire protection requirements for railway vehicles. It is concerned with keeping the passengers and staff of these vehicles as safe as possible. Armacell’s Armaflex Rail SD has been developed to provide[…]

  • 22 April 2015

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31 March 2015

Flame-retardant membrane protects new fire-inspired museum

The new Museum of Fire has been clad in copper to resemble flames With geotechnical studies revealing that the site had once been home to a garbage dump, the construction of the building was set back. Restricted in where they could build, the project’s team made the decision to excavate the ground underneath the planned[…]

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03 December 2013

Knauf warns against government cuts to Green Levies on BBC News

The insulation manufacturing company appeared on BBC’s News at Ten following a report that energy suppliers will be given two years longer to fulfil their obligations under ECO. Industry leaders have criticised the decision stating that thousands of jobs would be at risk and people living in the worst housing conditions would be denied home[…]

  • 03 December 2013

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28 November 2013

Earthwool RainScreen HD Slab specified for Bionergy building project

The new £16.5m low energy and sustainably managed building will feature Knauf Insulation’s Earthwool RainScreen HD Slab in a bespoke 120mm size, designed for delivering a good standard of thermal, fire and acoustic performance. The Earthwool rock mineral wool was specified due to it being manufactured using ECOSE®, a bio-based, formaldehyde-free binder technology that is[…]

  • 28 November 2013

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