Encapsulating Innovation with Kingspan Optim-R

Encapsulating Innovation with Kingspan Optim-R

With the ever-increasing pressure to create more future-proofed, energy efficient properties, the demand for high-performance insulation solutions that are thin yet robust enough to stand up to the construction process has never been greater. To solve this problem, Kingspan has developed the Kingspan OPTIM-R E Roofing System, featuring its innovative

Kingspan Specified for Pioneering Design Museum

Kingspan Specified for Pioneering Design Museum

Roof and floor insulation products from industry leading manufacturer — Kingspan Insulation — have formed an integral part of the iconic building envelope for Scotland’s first museum of design.   KENGO KUMA & ASSOCIATES’ design for V&A Dundee sets an impressive figure against the city’s waterfront. Its angular form, wrapped with horizontal

Blackpool gets greener as energy emissions fall

Blackpool goes green as emissions fall

Work to insulate Blackpool homes has been credited for a huge reduction in the town’s carbon emissions. New figures show the town has reduced its emissions by 30% over the last ten years, meaning almost a quarter of a million fewer tonnes of carbon being emitted into the atmosphere from

Plant nursery is growing rapidly with Wood Energy

Wood Energy Boiler at Pinetops Nurseries

Plant production is positively blooming at Pinetops Nurseries after the firm moved into new, purpose built facilities heated with the help of a 999kW Binder wood chip boiler, supplied and installed by biomass experts Wood Energy.   Pinetops Nurseries first opened for business in 1959 and is now established as one

Turning waste to fuel with Hargassner boilers

Fountain Timber and Hargassner Boilers

Fencing timber & garden product manufacturers, Fountain Timber, has turned a headache into heating by using its offcuts as fuel for two new, state-of-the-art Hargassner UK biomass boilers.   As a responsible manufacturer, Fountain Timber has been accredited to ISO14001 for several years, however disposing of offcuts from its busy saw