DCT Vulcanwool can safely be handled without a face mask or gloves, although they are recommended by DCTECH for persons with sensitivities to irritating particles. A EUCEB Certificate is a document which guarantees that the mineral wool products are manufactured with a safe substance according to European Union regulations and that required controls are made. The certification process requires manufacturers to routinely analyse the chemical composition of their mineral wool each year. Furthermore, the product
Another great example of how its done. The crew from Casello excelled on this one. Our Nvelope NV1 system was used to face fix the Rieder öko skin, glass reinforced concrete (GRC) cladding panels to the cast concrete building substrate. Our engineered VB “helping hand” brackets sped up installation time and their adjustability managed the construction tolerances typically experienced on site. About the project The second of three commercial towers that will form Melbourne Quarter,
  Article written by Norman Foster The pandemic could accelerate significant change, the Foster & Partners founder told more than 40 city leaders at yesterday’s first UN Forum of Mayors First, I would like to congratulate the UN on recognising, through this gathering, the importance of cities, their mayors and civic leaders. Cities are the future of our society – of our civilisation. The words are interchangeable – civic, civilised, cities, citizens. We all know
Do you also have water on the roof terrace after raining in undesirable places? We explain the reasons why water on the roof terrace remains.  In this article you will learn: Why can the water on the roof surface of the rooftop terrace persist for a long time What can residual water on the terrace lead to? How to deal with this problem If you are concerned about the residual water on the roof top
Introduction This technical note provides details of the Nvelope framing system, the Nvelope Thermal Gasket, its R-value and its relevance to the NCC 2019 Section J. Requirements of NCC 2019 Section J0.5(c). As can be seen in J0.5 (a) a thermal break is required only where “a wall lining that is fixed directly to the same metal frame” is present. J0.5 Wall thermal breaks For compliance with J0.2(c), a wall that— (a) does not have
Melbourne Airport T2 Arrivals Hall With current travel restrictions in place, it’s a shame we can’t all enjoy the new arrivals hall situated in the T2 terminal of Melbourne airport. ARC Plaster, guided by our Victorian distributor CSP Architectural, showed us how easy it is to install this complex angled layout, using our Nvelope NV3 concealed fixing system and SFS TUF-S anchors. Project Details Architect: Grimshaw Head Contractor: Lendlease Installer: ARC Plaster Cladding Product: Equitone