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BBA approval for K Rend External Wall Insulation System 2

Posted on 21 May 2015

K Rend is delighted to announce the achievement of the British Board of Agrément certification for K Rend External Wall Insulation (EWI) System 2.

The EWI system is for application to the outside of external walls of a masonry or dense concrete construction in new or existing domestic and non-domestic buildings up to 18m in height.

Key factors assessed to achieve the certificate for our EWI system included:

> Thermal performance

> Strength and stability

> Behaviour in relation to fire

> Durability

Obtaining the BBA Certification provides our customers with confidence in a system that is independently assessed by the leading authority in product and system approvals. K Rend now has two External Wall Insulation systems approved by the BBA:

K Rend External Wall Insulation (EWI) System 1 - Mechanically fixed grey expanded polystyrene (EPS) boards with a glass fibre mesh reinforced basecoat (scratch coat) and K Rend Acrylic TC 15 finish

K Rend External Wall Insulation (EWI) System 2 - Mechanically fixed grey expanded polystyrene (EPS) boards with a glass fibre mesh reinforced basecoat (scratch coat) and K Rend Silicone TC 15 finish

For further information contact our Technical Support Centre on 028 2826 0766