Bergamo Hospital is one of the most important healthcare facilities in Northern Italy. When the hospital required a new floor insulation, FOAMGLAS® floorboards were the answer. They are non-toxic, resistant to compression and chemical substances. Above all, they are durable, even in the presence of high humidity and water.
The new hospital in Bergamo is one of the most important healthcare facilities in Northern Italy.
Due to high water levels and humidity; In this region of Italy is traditional to have a ventilation cavity beneath the floor slab. The architects wanted an insulation solution which could be installed in contact with the ground.
The FOAMGLAS® insulation system meets that requirement and is combined with a multifunctional waterproofing, and Rn222 radon gas barrier.
FOAMGLAS® insulation products are non-toxic, and do not move or compress under load. They all have a high resistance to chemicals and contaminated ground. Thermal performance is always assured whether conditions are dry or in situations with high humidity and ground water.