27 June 2016
On Thursday 9th June, ROCKWOOL presented an industry focused BR135 technical event covering the routes to compliance in high rise buildings over 18m and fire safe solutions for the Rainscreen market. Taking place on the 19th floor of UBM building in central London, ROCKWOOL was joined by approximately 50 architects and contractors to discuss the various routes of safety in high rise buildings, before joining together for an informal networking session.
20 June 2016
Professional Builder Live (23rd–24th June, YEC Harrogate), ROCKWOOL will be partnering with JEWSON to demonstrate the benefits of the Thermal & Sound insulation range, launch the new ROCKWOOL flat roof refurbishment solution; the Overlay Board, and also promote the JUICE by JEWSON rewards programme.
07 June 2016
Visitors can find ROCKWOOL on Stand D200, where it will be launching its new FIREPRO® Solution Finder App alongside the expanded BIM Solution Finder tool.
23 May 2016
Fingers and Thumbs Day Care Centre based in Coity have been bringing their favourite books to life at ROCKWOOL’s Woodland for Learning Centre.
04 May 2016
07 April 2016
Visit stand 340, 13th April 2016, Ricoh Arena, Coventry
14 March 2016
The use of BIM (Building Information Modelling) has been increasing steadily over recent years and has proved invaluable within the construction industry.
11 March 2016
ROCKWOOL has launched a new 30 year R-Value guarantee for its HARDROCK® Multi-Fix Dual Density (DD) insulation board. The new guarantee from ROCKWOOL will be made available to waterproofing membrane manufacturers who operate within the UK & Ireland.
29 February 2016
ROCKWOOL Group and DanChurchAid join forces in a new cooperation in the hope of improving conditions for refugees in disaster areas around the world.
19 February 2016
Darren Snaith, Director of Refurbishment and Regeneration at ROCKWOOL UK, looks at the benefits of retrofit solutions to transforming housing estates
04 February 2016
Last month, and for the second year running, ROCKWOOL exhibited at the RCI Show in Coventry. As one of the main events of the year for the roofing, construction and insulation industry, ROCKWOOL was delighted with the impressive turnout it received and would like to thank everyone who visited the ROCKWOOL stand.
12 January 2016
Following the Chancellor’s Announcement in November 2015 of a £2.3bn fund to help regenerate large council estates, and the Prime Minister’s comments on 10th January 2016 to introduce a new estate regeneration programme, ROCKWOOL will be hosting a topical webinar on Estate Regeneration to discuss these developing agendas and what this means for communities and professionals alike in the industry.
08 January 2016
Stand C9 - 27th – 28th January 2016, Ricoh Arena, Coventry
09 December 2015
‘NEW ACOUSTICS OF SCHOOLS’ DESIGN GUIDE SUPPORTS USE OF DENSE MINERAL WOOL INSULATION
04 December 2015
ROCKWOOL is pleased to announce the launch of its new online U-value calculator, now available on the ROCKWOOL website. Users are able to calculate the thermal performance of walls, floors and roofs by inputting tailored information relevant to the project in question.
10 November 2015
Earlier this year, fifty 7 to 8 year old students from Oldcastle Primary School visited the Woodland Cabin at ROCKWOOL in Bridgend to understand how insulation is made, and how Natural Resources Wales (NRW) supports the Welsh environment.
06 November 2015
As work progresses on the refurbishment and super-insulation of three 11 storey social housing blocks at Wilmcote House in Portsmouth, ROCKWOOL has revealed preliminary findings from resident research carried out by the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) as part of the project.
30 October 2015
ROCKWOOL is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring the John Connell Awards for a second year running.
23 October 2015
Cladding and rainscreen insulation for buildings over 18m high presents particular fire safety challenges.
15 October 2015
ROCKWOOL is delighted to announce that it has achieved certification to ISO 50001:2011 Energy Management System Standard.
28 September 2015
ROCKWOOL UK has recently donated 280m2 of its ROCKPRIME® blown loft insulation as part of a transformation of eight properties in Manchester creating a new community for service veterans which will be shown in a BBC One 'DIY SOS: The Big Build’ Veterans’ Special.
25 September 2015
Manufacturer of the year unveiled in ROCKWOOL sponsored award
24 September 2015
NEW CPD module to take worth 60 minutes. Deadline is 6th November 2015.
10 September 2015
04 September 2015
This latest CPD module provides guidance on the key acoustic considerations when designing or specifying a flat roof.
16 June 2015
The ROCKWOOL SAP Tool provides indicative results to help assess how housing stock can be effectively refurbished with reliable outcomes.
15 June 2015
Today, ROCKWOOL will be launching its new firestopping system at the International FIREX Exhibition at ExCel London.
09 June 2015
ROCKWOOL has put its name forward to support WWF-UK to call on the new government to take decisive action to combat climate change and build a low-carbon economy.
08 June 2015
A recent ROCKWOOL project has been shortlisted in the Constructing Excellence in Wales Awards 2015.
08 May 2015
The International FIREX Exhibition will be taking place 16th-18th June 2015.
28 April 2015
On the 12th May, 1400 hours British Standard Time, the ROCKWOOL Group will be holding its first ever hour-long web seminar, in association with businessGreen.
ROCKWOOL working in partnership with Portsmouth City Council and ECD architects towards rigorous enerphit standard ›
23 April 2015
Work has commenced on the refurbishment of 3, 11 storey social housing blocks at Wilmcote House in Portsmouth, a project which aims to reach the rigorous EnerPHit standard, the retrofit equivalent of Passivhaus.
15 April 2015
ROCKWOOL has received approval from the British Board of Agrément (BBA) for its REDArt® External Wall Insulation, a system that can improve a building’s energy efficiency and external aesthetics.
14 April 2015
ROCKWOOL is proud to announce that it has been shortlisted in the Housing Excellence Awards 2015, for a regeneration scheme in Manchester.
02 April 2015
NEW Thermal and Sound range presented at stand 257
18 February 2015
Thanks to all who attended our High Rise Hope Launch Event!
High Rise Hope Revisited: The social implications of upgrading the energy efficiency of large estates ›
27 January 2015
26 January 2015