Posts Tagged ‘insulated sandwich panels’

18th February
2010
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A reader writes:

“I’m considering building a large walk-in freezer, approx. 2000 sq. ft. The freezer would be held at 0 degrees Fahrenheit or -18 degrees Celsius. From my research, the walls and ceilings would have to hold an R-value of 32 for those temperatures. Would you recommend using sandwich panels for this project? Or for freezers, is it better to go the traditional way and just install a pre-fab box? Are there sandwich panels with R-values that high? I’m only thinking of using sandwich panels for the walls and ceiling. The concrete floor will be refurbished another way to provide insulation.”

If you have any advice, please post a comment, or email info@sandwichpanels.org to pass on your suggestions.

9th September
2009
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In the last year there has been news covering the fire dangers of insulated sandwich panels used in factories. Here is a case where the panels were unharmed in the fire:

Otago Daily


26th May
2009
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Tata Nano Car

Tata Nano Car

Tata, the famous manufacturer of the $2,000 dollar Nano Car has announced plans to build 1,000 tiny houses outside of Mumbai. It seems as if prefab insulated composite sandwich panels would be the ideal roof and wall panel. Stay tuned as more information is released…

More Info:
Business Week
Specs

Photo Credit: bbjee


20th February
2009
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Ramesh Awtaney IBM’s VP for strategic outsourcing for Asia-Pacific has left the computer company to work with Middle Eastern giant Zamil Group. The company plans to focus on telecommunication structures including the shelters which use insulated sandwich panels.

More more info visit: Economic Times

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