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The Language of Insulation

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The ‘language of insulation’ is not what you would call romantic. It’s unlikely to inspire a book of sonnets any time soon; budding Blakes, Chaucers and Shakespeares tend to have weightier things on their minds! by Paul Forrester in the April Issue of Insulate magazine No: insulation is a technical, …

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New forms of insulation – something to reflect on

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Martin Oxley charts the rise of reflective insulation. Originally featured in the April Issue of Insulate of Magazine.  After running 26.2 miles and receiving your well-earned finisher’s medal, you usually receive a goody bag after completing your marathon. Along with the T-shirt, snack bar and muscle-relieving pain gel, you will …

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The May Insulate Magazine is Here!

Insulate Insulation Magazine May 2018

Insulate Magazine Issue eighteen includes an excellent insulation feature with ISOVER, articles from Kingspan, Insulation in education, Cavity Wall Insulation Surveying, Sound Insulation and much More… Read the May Issue of Insulate Magazine Here Make sure you claim your free subscription to ensure you receive every issue of Insulate Magazine as …

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Matilda’s Planet Scotland’s New Aberdeen Factory Opened by Kevin Stewart MSP

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Matilda’s Planet Scotland creates jobs and fights fuel poverty supporting £160 Million Commitment by Aberdeenshire Council to Housing Refurbishment Matilda’s Planet Scotland is proud to announce the official opening of its Aberdeen factory by the Minister for Local Government and Housing, Kevin Stewart, MSP. The factory will produce Matilda’s Blanket, …

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Lapolla Leads The Way in U.K. Spray Foam

Having run a successful application business and being rewarded with the title of Master Sprayer, Steven Jewell was approached by the market leading manufacturer of Spray Foam, Lapolla. Having agreed terms Steven took on the distribution of Lapolla Products throughout the UK. From then to now the UK Lapolla Network …

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Research links insulation to natural light levels

A new whitepaper from Kingspan Insulation has revealed that insulation specification can have a significant impact of daylight levels within a building. The Daylighting White Paper features research from respected independent consultants, Peutz BV, assessing differences in the average daylighting factor (ADF) of a room when Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen …

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KNAUF Insulation strengthens marketing team with new product manager

Knauf Insulation has appointed a new product manager to lead the development of its Rock Mineral Wool range. Luke Davies joins from architectural aluminium manufacturer Kawneer and brings extensive product marketing experience in sectors including construction, retail and technology. Luke said: “Knauf Insulation’s longstanding reputation for quality, innovation and sustainability …

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With Sadness: Mr Alan Thomas

It is with great sadness that we report the passing away of Alan Thomas. KIWA BDA have released the following statement; It is with great regret that we share the sad news of the passing of our colleague Alan Thomas.  Alan was a fine man, committed to his industry that …

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