ROCKWOOL News


ROCKWOOL CELEBRATES SUCCESSFUL RCI SHOW ›

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.


ROCKWOOL TO HOST WEBINAR ON ESTATE REGENERATION ›

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.


ROCKWOOL TO ATTEND RCI SHOW 2016 ›

08 January 2016

Stand C9 - 27th – 28th January 2016, Ricoh Arena, Coventry


Quiet in class! ›

09 December 2015

‘NEW ACOUSTICS OF SCHOOLS’ DESIGN GUIDE SUPPORTS USE OF DENSE MINERAL WOOL INSULATION


NEW ONLINE U-VALUE CALCULATOR INCORPORATING BIM ›

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.


OLDCASTLE PRIMARY SCHOOL CHILDREN ENJOY TRIP TO WOODLAND CABIN ›

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.


ROCKWOOL Releases preliminary LSE research findings from Wilmcote House Refurb project ›

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.


ROCKWOOL TO SPONSOR AWARD FOR QUIET TECHNOLOGY ›

30 October 2015

ROCKWOOL is pleased to announce that it is sponsoring the John Connell Awards for a second year running.


FIRE SAFETY IN MULTI-STOREY BUILDINGS: WHY NON-COMBUSTIBLE STONE WOOL INSULATION MAKES SENSE ›

23 October 2015

Cladding and rainscreen insulation for buildings over 18m high presents particular fire safety challenges.


ROCKWOOL Achieves ISO 50001:2011 Certification ›

15 October 2015

ROCKWOOL is delighted to announce that it has achieved certification to ISO 50001:2011 Energy Management System Standard.


ROCKWOOL SUPPORTS BBC ‘DIY SOS: THE BIG BUILD VETERANS’ SPECIAL’ ›

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.


ROCKWOOL Sponsors Bridgend Business Forum Awards 2015 ›

25 September 2015

Manufacturer of the year unveiled in ROCKWOOL sponsored award


NEW CPD: ACOUSTICS IN SCHOOLS ›

24 September 2015

NEW CPD module to take worth 60 minutes. Deadline is 6th November 2015.


Building Energy Efficiency Awards ›

10 September 2015


NEW FLAT ROOF CPD ›

04 September 2015

This latest CPD module provides guidance on the key acoustic considerations when designing or specifying a flat roof.


ROCKWOOL LAUNCHES NEW SAP SENSITIVITY TOOL ›

16 June 2015

The ROCKWOOL SAP Tool provides indicative results to help assess how housing stock can be effectively refurbished with reliable outcomes.


ROCKWOOL STOPS FIRE IN ITS TRACKS ›

15 June 2015

Today, ROCKWOOL will be launching its new firestopping system at the International FIREX Exhibition at ExCel London.


ROCKWOOL Backs Low-Carbon Britain ›

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.


Constructing Excellence in Wales Awards ›

08 June 2015

A recent ROCKWOOL project has been shortlisted in the Constructing Excellence in Wales Awards 2015.


Launching a new Firestopping system at the FIREX Exhibition! ›

08 May 2015

The International FIREX Exhibition will be taking place 16th-18th June 2015.


How healthy is your building? – A free web seminar sponsored by ROCKWOOL ›

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.


Specify with confidence - BBA Certificate issued ›

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.


ROCKWOOL shortlisted for the housing excellence awards ›

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.


NMBS Exhibition 16th April 2015 ›

02 April 2015

NEW Thermal and Sound range presented at stand 257


HIGH RISE HOPE REVISITED – Successful Launch Event ›

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


ROCKWOOL Ltd signs up to the UKGBC’s Member’s Commitment statement ›

26 January 2015