News

News

18/05/2018

ROCKWOOL welcomes UK intention to ban combustible materials on tall buildings

ROCKWOOL welcomes UK intention to ban combustible materials on tall buildings Prompt action required; no need to delay further Although details are in short supply, ROCKWOOL welcomes Housing Minister…
26/03/2018

Reasons to use a RAINSCREEN solution

Fire safety – it should be at the forefront of not only the building owner’s mind, but everyone involved in the building process, from designers to specifiers, through to contractors. It is of the…
09/03/2018

ROCKWOOL RAINSCREEN DUO SLAB can resolve inner city noise

Noise pollution is a major problem for thousands of people living in UK towns and cities. It can be an infuriating nuisance to hear constant traffic noise or be woken up by loud music. When there is…
22/02/2018

ROCKWOOL at ecobuild 2018

*** Stand D60, 6th – 8th March 2018, ExCeL, London *** Now more than ever, the focus on non-combustible solutions is at the forefront of the building industry. ROCKWOOL will be making its debut at…
19/02/2018

UK FIRE SAFETY REGULATION REVIEW MOVING IN WRONG DIRECTION

Working Group for Hackitt Review looking to perpetuate fundamentally flawed “test and study” compliance regime Dame Judith Hackitt’s Review of UK Building Regulations and Fire Safety takes its next…
19/02/2018

Construction professionals overwhelmingly support banning combustible materials on high-rise buildings

NEW POLLING DATA CONFIRMS CONSTRUCTION PROFESSIONALS OVERWHELMINGLY SUPPORT BANNING COMBUSTIBLE MATERIALS ON HIGH-RISE BUILDINGS 74 percent of construction industry professionals believe that using…
30/01/2018

Electricians

ROCKWOOL UK are seeking two Electricians to join the Maintenance Department at the factory in Pencoed, Bridgend. These are full time, permanent vacancies.  Who are ROCKWOOL? We are the UK's leading…
19/12/2017

Post-Grenfell regulatory review interim report: England’s building regulations are “not fit for purpose”

ROCKWOOL agrees that England’s building regulations require urgent change, though remains concerned the door remains open to use “desktop studies” ROCKWOOL welcomes the publication of Dame Judith…
08/12/2017

ROCKWOOL BRINGS #THESOUNDEXPERIENCE TO JEWSON 2017

*** Stand IDL1, 14th December, NEC Birmingham ***   At Jewson Live 2017, ROCKWOOL will be showcasing its extensive range of non-combustible Sound and Thermal products, and will be launching #…
16/11/2017

ROCKWOOL Fire Safety Regulation Recommendation - UK Market

ROCKWOOL fire safety regulation recommendations – UK market This document summarises ROCKWOOL’s recommendations for improving fire safety in the UK.   UK context UK regulations rely on a complicated…
Back