Knauf Insulation is UK's leading insulation company. Knauf has more than 100 production plants in over 30 countries worldwide. With an annual turnover in excess of 3 billion Euros, it is one of the largest independent European building materials groups and is the second largest glass mineral wool manufacturer in the US, using its own technology. It is the market leader in the UK.www.knaufinsulation.co.uk
This module explains how the choice of insulation affects exterior wall design, and thermal and fire performance.
This CPD aims to educate on the sustainability related issues that are relevant to insulation
In 2003 Part E of Building Regulations was amended to try and improve the standard of acoustic construction. This programme addresses the issues faced in four modules. Once you have completed the programme you will: have been introduced to theory of how sound travels around buildings and something about how it can be suppressed: understand more about the Requirements of Part E of...
This module introduces rainscreen systems. We will see how the choice of insulation affects design as well as thermal and fire performance.
Introduction to Solid Wall Insulation
Explaining the core issues regarding the insulation of solid walls, either by installing external wall insulation (EWI) or internal wall insulation (IWI)
Introduction to Rainscreen Systems
Explaining the core issues regarding rainscreen systems, and comparing the suitability and choice of insulation materials and how this affects the design of...