System of the week: The Extrovert

The Extrovert This week’s wall DCT-W07-4 is certainly not afraid to put it all out there, wearing the DCT non-combustible Vulcanwool insulation on the outside exposing itself to a [...]

By |2021-04-27T18:25:10+10:00April 27th, 2021|Categories: Non Combustible, Rainscreen Cladding, THERMAL INSULATION, Wall|0 Comments

System of the week: The strong silent type

The strong silent type This week’s roof DCT-R08-1 is as robust and reliable as they come. With an 18dB impact noise reduction, the ProctorGeo HC9 spacer mat doesn’t [...]

Tech Note 04 – The Wall of Death

  Introduction One of the most common enquiries we get asked is how to effectively insulate a single skin masonry wall or how to rectify one that has moisture or [...]

Tech Note 03 – Combustibility of DCTech Vacuum Insulated Panels (VIP)

Introduction When something sounds too good to be true, it usually is. Since the NCC 2016 Amendment 1 clarified the requirement for all elements of type A and type [...]

By |2021-04-01T15:22:38+11:00February 4th, 2021|Categories: Facades, THERMAL INSULATION, Wall|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

DCT Vulcanwool – EUCEB Certification

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 [...]

Tech Note 02 – THERMAL ISOLATOR & SECTION J0.5 REQUIREMENTS

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 [...]

By |2021-02-02T12:42:06+11:00October 20th, 2020|Categories: Facades, Rainscreen Cladding, THERMAL INSULATION|Tags: , , |0 Comments