Thermal Insulation Barriers

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

LS-HFFR Jacket Compound performs over broad temperature range.

September 12, 2016

Low-smoke, halogen-free, and flame retardant, Halguard® 58650 Compound provides resistance to thermal shock along with low-shrink properties required for fiber optic cable. Product performs well over broad temperature range, from brittle point of -47°C to max continuous operating temperature of 105°C. Compound exhibits post-extrusion linear shrinkage values of only 2%, has passed Teknor Apex internal tests for heat shock at 121°C, and exhibits deformation of only 4% at 121°C. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Relying on Wausau's Windows, Wisconsin Public School Renovates for Improved Energy, Comfort and Aesthetics

May 16, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin - More than 55 years after opening its doors, Wisconsin’s Franklin Middle School received much-needed renovations, including energy-efficient windows from Wausau Window and Wall Systems. Working directly with the school district and based on Somerville Architects’ design, glazing contractor Lueck’s installed more than 125 of Wausau’s project-out windows. The 4250i-XLT...Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Commercial Insulation Board serve fire first applications.

May 16, 2016

Available in 4 variants, ROXUL SAFE® provides lightweight, semi-rigid, fire-stopping material for commercial, industrial, and residential buildings. Nominal ROXUL SAFE is used in conjunction with fire sealant to prevent passage of fire and smoke. Respectively, ROXUL SAFE 65 and 55 hold fire resistance rating of 1 and 2 hr from both sides. Commercial insulated sheathing, ROXUL SAFE 45, is semi-rigid, non-combustible, stone wool insulation board with moisture resistance and vapor permeability. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

NEI Corporation Extends Its Advanced Materials Capabilities to Develop Fuel Cell Membranes

March 24, 2016

Somerset, New Jersey –NEI Corporation announced today that it has started developing polymer electrolyte membranes PEMs) for fuel cells that avoid the use of perfluorosulfonic acid (PFSA) ionomers. PFSA materials, used in state-of-the-art PEM fuel cells, suffer from low proton conductivity at high operating temperatures, water management issues andcarbon monoxide poisoning of the catalyst. The...Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Fire-Resistant Hoverboard Bag stops thermal runaway flames.

March 3, 2016

Used during charging/storage of any hoverboard or scooter device powered by Li-ion battery, HoverCover™ prevents (when completely sealed and secured) spreading of fire by containing resulting flames and explosions after power source overheats and spontaneously combusts – known as thermal runaway. Construction is of Z-Block™ fire-resistant fabric, which passes U.S. and international testing standards: ASTM D6413, ASTM E-84, ASTM F955, FAR 25 Appendix F Part III and IV, and BSS 7239. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

Mason Jar Cozy/Holder insulates mason jar contents.

March 1, 2016

Available for wide mouth pint jars, Cuppow Jar Coozie is made from Pfelt – material created from recycled plastic bottles. Construction is sustainable and durable and offers soft feel. Internally textured screen printed pattern promotes non-slip grip. Able to insulate hot or cold beverages or food in mason jar, product also features loop that facilitates attachment to bag exterior or carrying via finger. Horizontal stretch webbing facilitates storage of reusable utensils or straws. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Safety & Security Equipment, Services

Linetec Offers Thermally Improved, Curved Extrusions, Finished and Fully Warrantied

February 16, 2016

As one of the largest architectural finishing companies in the U.S., Linetec also is one of the only to provide thermal improvement services for curved and radius, finished aluminum extrusions backed with an industry-leading warranty. Linetec's new processes offer a full pour-and-debridge of radius material, both structural and non-structural, and a fully crimped thermal strut system. There...Read More

HVAC, Safety & Security Equipment

Fire/Smoke Dampers protect non-concrete fire rated barriers.

February 4, 2016

Available in fire and combination fire/smoke models, DFD, FD, and FSD Series Dampers are approved for installation in horizontal, non-concrete, fire rated barriers. Units can be specified for use in UL floor/ceiling design I503, which consists of 2-hour fire rated floor/ceiling assembly made from steel studs and gypsum board. Installation method simplifies difficult task designers and contractors face trying to protect duct penetrations at top and bottom of fire-rated building shafts. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Wausau Contributes to Ohio Elementary School's Historic Transformation and LEED Silver Certification

January 5, 2016

Wausau, Wisconsin - The 142-year-old Stewart Alternative Elementary School in Columbus, Ohio, has been transformed into a vibrant, modern center of learning for area students. Reopened in January 2015, the renovated and expanded school features high-performance Wausau Window and Wall Systems’ windows with access doors and between-glass blinds that enhance the building’s historic aesthetic....Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Safety & Security Equipment

Lightweight Flexible Thermal Shield feature PSA backing.

October 20, 2015

Available in rolls, sheets, and finished die-cut parts, Select-a-Shield® THH-1010 and TFP-3065 respectively feature 0.65 and 1.0 mm thick inorganic fiber insulating core. Profile as well as thin embossed foil facing and flexible insulation layer allow shields to form to surface contours. While TFP-3065 comes with low surface energy PSA backing for plastic surface applications, THH-1010 comes with high-temperature acrylic PSA for metal and painted surfaces. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Material Handling & Storage, Safety & Security Equipment

ESP LOW-E Therma Sheet Earns ICC Certification as Stand-Alone Underlayment

October 15, 2015

Industry-first designation results in an affordable energy upgrade for homeowners (New Oxford, PA) - Environmentally Safe Products Inc. (ESP), maker of patented ESP Low-E Reflective Insulation, today announced that its Therma Sheet roofing underlayment has been certified by the International Code Council Evaluation Service (ICC-ES). The designation means Therma Sheet meets the code...Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment

Pres-On to Showcase Innovative Adhesive Product Solutions for the Glass Industry at 2015 GlassBuild America: Booth 2817

August 13, 2015

Experience Pres-On's cutting-edge science, state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities and examples of customer-specific solutions this September in Atlanta BOLINGBROOK, IL — Pres-On, a full-service manufacturer that takes materials from the adhesive coating stage to converting and finished-part processes, will join nearly 425 companies exhibiting at GlassBuild America, September 16-18,...Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

DUNMORE MLI Films and Polyimide Tapes Protect New Horizons on its Long, Cold Journey to Pluto

July 16, 2015

DUNMORE Corporation's thermal protection materials keep Pluto-bound New Horizons spacecraft warm for historic flyby. Bristol, PA - In January 2006, a medium-sized spacecraft named New Horizons was headed for just that, to become the first principal investigator of the ex-planet turned ice-dwarf Pluto and its moons. DUNMORE Corporation has protected the mission in a series of firsts: first...Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Hot Work Pad features modular, customizable construction.

June 24, 2015

Composed of fiberglass insulation mat between 2 layers of fiberglass fabric that is coated with specially formulated black silicone compound, 3-in-1 Fire Quilt™ can be used as FM-Approved curtain, blanket, or pad when welding, grinding, or brazing. Each 4 x 4 ft pad comes with grommets on one side for hanging for vertical work. Reusable and transportable, product repels water, grease, and dirt and is approved for all hot work in accordance with NFPA 51B requirements. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

MadgeTech to Reveal New Sterilization Data Logging System at Interphex 2015

March 20, 2015

MadgeTech is joining more than 600 exhibitors and over 12,000 global attendees for Interphex 2015, one of the largest pharmaceutical technology expositions in the world. This three day event will take place April 21st-23rd at the Javits Center in New York City. The show focuses on the latest breakthroughs in the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry. Technical Sales representatives Tom...Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Owens Corning Announces Exclusive Agreement To Manufacture Fiberglas(TM) Pipe Insulation Sized To Fit Aquatherm Pipe

February 3, 2015

CHICAGO – Owens Corning Insulating Systems, LLC announced plans to produce high-quality, Fiberglas™ Pipe Insulation with ASJ custom-fit for Aquatherm pipe as part of an exclusive agreement with Aquatherm North America. The introduction of these new solutions will enable insulators and mechanical engineers to confidently and easily work with the Aquatherm metric-sized polypropylene-random...Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment

Battery-Operated Heated Jacket protects workers in cold climates.

January 5, 2015

CORE Performance Work Wear® Outer Layer Series includes 6490 Heated Jacket with Removable Sleeves. Offering low, medium, and high heat settings as well as 2 heat zones on chest and back, battery-powered jacket has fleece lining, can be converted into vest, and offers adapter extension wire to connect to such alternative power sources as tool batteries. Outer shell is resistant to water and wind, and heating zones are activated via touch heat control button on jacket exterior. Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Climashield Selected by Beyond Clothing for Cold Weather Survival Gear

September 30, 2014

American-made lightweight thermal insulation helped shave an entire pound off the industry standard without hindering warmth WASHINGTON– Today, at Modern Day Marine, Climashield (Booth 3406) announced a collaboration with Beyond Clothing, a company dedicated to creating technologically innovative apparel that is 100 percent American made and sourced. Utilizing Climashield's trademark...Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

Stiff Foam Boards serve automotive and packaging applications.

September 3, 2014

Produced at densities from 200–600 kg/m³ and in thicknesses from 1–5 mm, Alveocel LP F helps reduce weight in automotive and packaging industries. This version of closed-cell PP foam offers thermal insulation properties, is heat resistant up to 140°C, does not absorb water, and is 100% recyclable. Closed cell structure minimizes surface area for catching dirt, and cut edges are also closed celled. Material can be folded in any desired direction. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment

Thermal Insulation stops heat conduction in tight spaces.

August 28, 2014

Based on Insulon® Shaped-Vacuum™ technology, Thermal Barrier Insulation uses power of extremely deep, shaped vacuum to block conductive transfer of thermal energy. Because sizes and shapes are virtually unlimited, potential applications span wide range of industries, including medical devices, electronics, military, and aerospace uses.   Read More