Current Issue: October 2019

Also in the current Issue:

Mastics, Coatings, and Sealants: The Little Things Count

These products are a small part of an insulation system, but as the last line of defense protecting the system from potential damage, they are not to be overlooked. Learn more about how they work to ensure long-term system performance.

Industrial Insulation and the U.S. Energy Landscape 2.0

Developments in the U.S. power and energy sector offer opportunities for the insulation industry to expand its role in helping the nation efficiently provide and conserve energy; and NIA’s Thermal Insulation Inspector Certification™ can help position industry members to lead improvements.

A Practical Comparison of Wet-Applied, UV-Cured GRP and Pre-Cured GRP

Glass reinforced plastic (GRP) insulation product types—wet-applied, ultraviolet (UV)-cured GRP, and pre-cured GRP—each offer their own benefits and challenges. Because mechanical insulation projects often require the use of both, this article offers a primer on GRP from a manufacturer of both types.

Shop Application of Intumescent Fireproofing

How much do you know about this increasingly important component of your customers’ facilities? This article offers a look at how intumescent fireproofing is prepared and applied.