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Insulation Systems - December 2014

Insulation sytems featured in Metal Construction News' December 2014 issue.

ACH Foam Technologies' Foam-Control Plus+ Architectural Grade EPS Insulation features high R-values (R-5, R-7.5, R-10, R-15, R-20 and R-30), high compressive strengths (15, 25, 40 and 60 psi) and moisture resistance.

 

ACH Foam Technologies LLC

ACH Foam Technologies' Foam-Control Plus+ Architectural Grade EPS Insulation features high R-values (R-5, R-7.5, R-10, R-15, R-20 and R-30), high compressive strengths (15, 25, 40 and 60 psi) and moisture resistance. Foam- Control Plus+ insulation is offered pre-scored, with face labeling and has a 50-year R-value warranty.

www.achfoam.com

Skyliner Insulation System for metal building roofs and walls from Bay Insulation Systems, a division of Bay Companies, has fabric composed of a woven, high density polyethylene scrim liner that is a 0.02 perm-rated vapor retardant for thermal insulation.

 

Bay Companies

Skyliner Insulation System for metal building roofs and walls from Bay Insulation Systems, a division of Bay Companies, has fabric composed of a woven, high density polyethylene scrim liner that is a 0.02 perm-rated vapor retardant for thermal insulation. The liner fabric has a bright white surface with blue backing that brightens buildings, improves lighting efficiency and reduces energy usage. Flange brace covers are available to facilitate standard connections.

www.skylinersystems.com

Therm-All OptiLiner banded liner system is designed to maximize thermal performance of fiberglass insulation in metal building roof and wall applications.

 

Therm-All

Therm-All OptiLiner banded liner system is designed to maximize thermal performance of fiberglass insulation in metal building roof and wall applications. Double layer insulation systems range from R-30 to R-41. OptiLiner meets International Energy Conservation Code and ASHRAE 90.1 code requirements.

www.therm-all.com

Dow's LIQUIDARMOR has durable, elastomeric flashing with moisture and air sealing performance and is available in the THERMAX Wall System and Ultra Air Barrier Wall System.

 

The Dow Chemical Co.

Dow's LIQUIDARMOR has durable, elastomeric flashing with moisture and air sealing performance and is available in the THERMAX Wall System and Ultra Air Barrier Wall System. LIQUIDARMOR's liquid flashing simplifies sealing complex window details and design geometries.

www.dow.com

DuPont Tyvek ThermaWrap R5.0 is a building wrap that acts as a breathable air and water barrier.

 

DuPont Building Innovations

DuPont Tyvek ThermaWrap R5.0 is a building wrap that acts as a breathable air and water barrier. It provides continuous exterior insulation and increases the R-value of the wall while reducing thermal bridging. DuPont Tyvek ThermaWrap R5.0 increases the sheathing temperature, decreases the chance of interstitial wall condensation in heating climates and is available in 4- by 40-foot rolls.

www.thermawrapr5.tyvek.com

Thermal Design's Simple Saver System has a custom-sized Syseal fabric liner that is OSHAcompliant, fall protection grade and covers all purlins and girts.

 

Thermal Design Inc.

Thermal Design's Simple Saver System has a custom-sized Syseal fabric liner that is OSHAcompliant, fall protection grade and covers all purlins and girts. Uncompressed insulation rests on the fabric and in the roof and wall cavities. Multiple fabric and strap color combinations are available. Simple Saver roof and wall systems meet the thermal envelope requirements listed in ASHRAE Standard 90.1-2013, 2012 International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) and 2015 IECC.

www.thermaldesign.com

Sealed N Safe Thermal Bridge Solution for metal buildings includes the SNS Thermal Spacer, which creates a layer of insulation between the inner frames and the outer building shell, a Purlin Stabilizer that eliminates cross bridging between roof purlins, and an Insulation Support Rail that can be installed by one person behind a framing crew.

 

Sealed N Safe

Sealed N Safe Thermal Bridge Solution for metal buildings includes the SNS Thermal Spacer, which creates a layer of insulation between the inner frames and the outer building shell, a Purlin Stabilizer that eliminates cross bridging between roof purlins, and an Insulation Support Rail that can be installed by one person behind a framing crew.

www.sealednsafe.com

CertainTeed's CertaSpray foam insulation is a polyurethane foam sprayed into a building cavity that quickly expands to fill openings that might leak air.

 

CertainTeed Corp.

CertainTeed's CertaSpray foam insulation is a polyurethane foam sprayed into a building cavity that quickly expands to fill openings that might leak air. It is an ideal solution for hardto- reach areas including cathedral ceilings, knee walls and roof decks. CertaSpray foam insulation is available in open- and closed-cell formulas, is International Code Council code-approved and meets GREENGUARD Indoor Air Quality requirements.

www.certainteed.com

Silvercote's Energy Saver FP system is a high R-value insulation and leading-edge fall protection system consisting of a network of straps (white-painted, zinc-coated banding), a bright white support fabric and unfaced fiberglass blanket insulation.

 

Silvercote LLC

Silvercote's Energy Saver FP system is a high R-value insulation and leading-edge fall protection system consisting of a network of straps (white-painted, zinc-coated banding), a bright white support fabric and unfaced fiberglass blanket insulation. The fabric is fastened to the underside of the roof framing and is supported by the banding. Unfaced fiberglass insulation is installed above the fabric in varying thicknesses to obtain desired insulating values.

www.silvercote.com