block insulation

block insulation

A rigid or semirigid slab of thermal insulation.
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IIG manufactures Thermo-12 Gold calcium silicate pipe and block insulation, Super Firetemp fireproofing board, Sproule WR-1200 perlite pipe and block insulation, MinWool 1200 and MPT mineral fiber pipe and board insulation, MinWool commercial sound attenuation batts, safing and curtainwall insulations, and a variety of associated accessory products.
The unit has 7" thick insulated walls comprising 5" of 2,300[degrees]F ceramic fiber and 2" of block insulation.
The interior of the chamber is lined with a multi-layer combination of lightweight firebrick and block insulation to minimize heat loss.
There are 3 inches of insulating firebrick and 1 inch of block insulation in the walls, top and door.
The plaintiffs argued that in the 1960s and 1970s, Saville was exposed to asbestos-containing dryer felts produced by Scapa as well as pipe, cement and block insulation installed by Wallace & Gale, resulting in the development of harmful disease.
The unit features 7" thick insulated walls, comprising 5" of 2,300[degrees]F ceramic fiber and 2" of 1,700[degrees]F ceramic fiber while the 6-1/2" floor insulation consists of 4-1/2" of 2,300[degrees]F firebrick and 2" of 1,900[degrees]F block insulation.
We couldn't be more pleased with our acquisition of this plant," added Michael Harrison, vice president and general manager, Commercial/Industrial Division, "Particularly because we plan to begin production of calcium silicate pipe and block insulation in part of the plant that has been shut down for most of the last two years.
Harrison, vice president and general manager of Schuller's Mechanical & Specialty Insulations Division, Schuller will also supply to Owens-Corning calcium silicate pipe and block insulation from its Waukegan, Ill.