Cellular glass, structural block answers thermal bridging in masonry walls

As the architectural/engineering/construction community looks to achieve ever more energy-efficient homes and buildings, especially in an age of net zero classification, Owens Corning has crafted a solution for concrete block walls with manufactured stone veneer or face brick. Company engineers bill Foamglas Perinsul SIB as a thermal bridging solution for high-performance buildings. Material science helps explain the thermal function: Foamglas…

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Hard hat series

Company has broadened its head protection category with hard hats in new six-point and updated four-point suspension styles. The former offers two additional support straps for improved comfort from the traditional four-point style, and also features a comfortable, swinging ratchet for quick adjustment. A durable ratchet design leads the updates for the four-point suspension hard hat model.  All Milwaukee hard…

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Outrigger pads

Company’s Special Duty Outrigger Pads from the SafetyTech product line can now be purchased at store.dicausa.com. Cavity Pad and Cavity Pad Plus offer recessed and beveled edge guard solutions to contain machine stabilizer feet. The 2-in. thick Recessed Radius Pads effectively support concrete pumping equipment and utilize a round recess to contain an outrigger foot. Sliding Shoe Pads lock onto…

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Epoxy primer, coating, sealer

HydroCoat is a specially formulated, water-based epoxy coating/sealer exhibiting strong adhesion to existing or green concrete surfaces—smooth or profiled. The product has long pot-life, low odor, and good chemical resistance, and dries to a walkable surface in four to six hours at 73°F. Additional features and benefits include coverage rates of 400-600 square feet/gallon; formulation of 50 percent solids epoxy…

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Fire-resistant ADA tiles

AlertTile FR detectable warning product has joined company’s ADA tactile safety line. Fire resistant, durable and lightweight, the glass-reinforced thermoset composite tile is engineered for impact, slip and wear resistance, plus long-term durability in new or retrofit applications. The exclusive AlertTile FR design incorporates a thin, semi-rigid profile with a beveled edge to provide a safe and easy pedestrian transition. 

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Building kit

Bolt Up Building is configured for easy installation and to provide industrial operators a structural solution on most any property. The structure is weld free and bolts together for easy assembly with few tools. The standard package includes an installation guide, framing, roof, cladding, trim, doors and all the required accessories to complete a fully functional building rated for up…

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Fiber-reinforced repair mortar

Formulated for vertical and overhead concrete, Carbocrete 4010 can build up to a 4-in. thickness to repair and resurface the most deteriorated structures or elements. The list of target applications is extensive, but the product is specifically effective for water and wastewater structures. A quick-setting feature allows Carbocrete 4010 to be topcoated with companion Carboline high-performance linings in as little…

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Water-cement ratio gauge

A new, portable system consisting of the Sono-WZ probe and Sono-DIS meter, can measure fresh concrete water content directly in a matter of minutes and display the mix’s water-cement ratio. Quality control technicians and other users can rapidly test multiple samples and view the results in SI or Imperial units as real-time averages. The portable system suits field or lab…

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