MILTON, ON, Nov. 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - ROXUL® Inc., North America's largest manufacturer of stone wool insulation products, has positioned itself to support further growth in its OEM business through additional resources with a focus on research, development, standardized testing and certifications.
The plan will see the company expand existing product lines to include a wider variety of products applications and industries. ROXUL Inc. is already well-established in producing products engineered for fabrication that services manufacturing applications such as acoustics, fire solutions, furniture and appliances, transportation, pre-fabricated components, solar panels, industrial silencers & air handling, ovens & chimneys, sandwich wall panels, as well as insulated metal panels and more.
"At ROXUL Core Solutions (OEM), we make other manufacturers' products, better, safer and quieter," says Meghan Billingsley, Segment Manager, Core Solutions. "We offer a variety of high-quality insulation products that are manufactured specifically to stand up to the rigors of fabrication, ranging in density and dimension to meet customer requirements. Appreciating that every industry is unique, ROXUL is committed to customized solutions, backed by superior quality, innovation, reliability and service to ensure our customers' long-term success. This is evident throughout the process, from research and development, prototype and testing, production, monitoring and support."
View the ROXUL Core Solutions (OEM) video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mHJlPWgB8zA
ROXUL's team of technical specialists offers expertise to assist with complex specifications, design and implementation with a commitment to ongoing quality reviews and technical support. They bring a comprehensive understanding of industry standards, protocols and certification requirements.
With world-class technology and stringent process controls in place, ROXUL Core Solutions products are engineered specifically for OEM applications. They can be skived, cut, faced and fitted while maintaining performance and integrity. ROXUL's tailored solutions and its exclusive CONROCK® and FABROCK™ series of products provide unique benefits exclusive to stone wool, including:
- Non-combustible stone wool insulation with a high melting point of approx. 1177°C (2150°F).
- Does not promote smoke or flame spread in the event of a fire
- Excellent sound control due to its denser composition and non-directional fiber structure
- Outstanding thermal resistance
- Dimensional stability
- Water and moisture resistance
- Vapor permeability
- Does not promote growth of fungi or mildew
- All ROXUL products are also environmentally sustainable and, in certain applications, can earn valuable LEED points.
For more information, visit www.roxul.com.
About ROXUL® Inc.
ROXUL® Inc., located in Milton, Ontario and Grand Forks, British Columbia, is a subsidiary of Rockwool® International, the world's largest producer of stone wool insulation. Rockwool International, a publicly-held company trading on the Copenhagen Stock Exchange, operates 26 factories, employs over 8,800 people in 30 countries, and maintains a global network of sales companies, trade offices, and dedicated commercial partners. Providing long-term thermal performance, ROXUL's stone wool insulation is fire resistant, water repellent and resistant to mold, mildew and bacterial growth. ROXUL products and manufacturing processes are environmentally conscious. CFC- and HCFC-free, ROXUL insulation products contain a high recycled content. They are among the few building products able to recover the energy used in their manufacturing process. Installing ROXUL insulation can reduce energy consumption and dependence on fossil fuels, thereby decreasing harmful CO2 emissions. For more information, visit www.roxul.com or visit ROXUL on social media via Twitter, Facebook, or YouTube.
SOURCE Roxul Inc.