- FOAMGLAS® has high compressive strength even with long-term loads due to its cell geometry without deformation.
- Use of load-bearing thermal insulation without risk.
- Eliminates the need for special treatment at pipe cradles
- Provides full support to tank bases and pipe supports
- FOAMGLAS® cannot burn because it consists of pure glass.
- Fire behaviour: Classification according to EN 13501: A1.
- Storage and processing not hazardous.
- No propagation of flames in the event of fire (chimney effect) in ventilation space.
- FOAMGLAS® is vapour-tight because it consists of hermetically sealed glass cells.
- It cannot soak through and already contains the vapourbarrier.
- Constant thermal insulation value over decades.
- Prevents corrosion under insulation
- FOAMGLAS® is waterproof because it consists of 100% closed-cell glass material
- Does not absorb any moisture and does not swell.
- Resistant to water, hydrocarbons and most other liquids
- No condensation or swelling
- Helps to prevent corrosion under insulation
- Long-term thermal performance with constant insulating efficiency
- Service temperature range from -265 °C to 430 °C
Owens Corning FOAMGLAS® thermal insulation made of cellular glass
FOAMGLAS® cellular glass insulation is a light weight, rigid and durable insulation material, composed of millions of completely sealed glass cells. It offers an exceptional combination of properties such as incombustibility, superior compressive strength, guaranteed water- and vapour tightness and long lasting thermal insulation performance.
FOAMGLAS® insulation is your partner in any demanding situation where preventing leakage or condensation is critical. We offer high-performance insulation solutions for waterproof buildings, industrial installations, marine and HVAC applications. Our solutions also insulate loadbearing heavy duty surfaces such as flat roofs, underground, and oil & gas tank bases. Best-in-class technical service, from the design and critical detailing to the installation, is included in order to give you peace of mind.