Mechanical Insulation Archive

Grocery Stores are in the Market for Supermarket Solutions

September 30, 2020

Supermarkets and grocery stores operate on tight margins and high overhead, causing supermarket corporations to find strategies to keep costs down. Controlling the cost of refrigeration and optimizing energy use is one way this is achieved. Armacell has new Supermarket Solutions in store for the grocery market.

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Insulation Requirements for Plastic Piping Systems

September 23, 2020

The transition from metal piping systems to plastic systems has led to a major misconception that these materials do not need to be insulated. Read why piping systems regardless of their material composition (plastic or metal) need to be insulated to the requirements defined within the local or regional building code.

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Key Benefits of Plumbing Pipe Insulation

September 02, 2020

Controlling condensation and thermal performance are just two key benefits of installing insulation on plumbing piping.

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Pesky Pipe Problems Solved by Insuguard

August 26, 2020

Armacell’s pipe support products, such as Insuguard, are convenient solutions for some of the most common pipe installation problems.

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Are Data Centers Using Less Energy Than Previously Thought?

July 29, 2020

New, comprehensive analysis presents a more subtle picture of data center energy usage even with the growing increase in processing more data around the world.

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New Armacell Solutions Portfolio Packages

July 15, 2020

Armacell’s new Solutions Portfolio simplifies insulation specification for all mechanical equipment systems on commercial projects.

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Safety is the Top Priority with Armacell’s ArmaFlex® Ultra with FlameDefense™ Technology

July 08, 2020

Armacell has developed the first elastomeric foam insulation that is UL Classified to UL 23 at 25/50

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The Top Four Ways to Check for CUI

June 24, 2020

Controlling corrosion under insulation isn’t the only concern for installers and maintenance managers... Inspecting is a difficult challenge after an install.

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Best Pipe Insulation Choice for Line Set, HVAC and Refrigeration Applications

June 17, 2020

Outdoor environmental exposure can have an impact on exterior pipe insulation applications. Read about three things to consider when protecting insulation piping for maximum longevity.

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Solving Vibration Noise Problems in HVAC Systems

June 10, 2020

Controlling noise and improving acoustical comfort is one common concern for HVAC systems. Increasing efficiency while providing noise dampening is a simple fix and can be achieved with Armacell’s innovative foam accessory solutions.

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