ROCKWOOL has created a new CPD for architects acoustic standards in schools.
New housing scheme is being flooded with natural daylight whilst providing fire protection from a smoke heat exhaust ventilation system from Jet Cox.
A student accommodation development in Portsmouth has achieved “outstanding thermal performance” due to the installation of Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board.
Kingspan Insulation has issued an updated version of its technical bulletin, which focuses on ensuring that high-rise buildings are fire safety compliant.
Scott Bader’s Crestapol Resin and Crystic FR Gelcoat have been used in the construction of Shanghai Disney Resort’s Tomorrowland park.
Role of non-combustible stone wool insulation in meeting fire safety challenges of cladding and rainscreen insulation plus compliance with BR 135.
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[…]
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[…]
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[…]
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[…]