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Stirling Marathon in aid of the Chris Mitchell Foundation

Gary Hammond our PPM Engineer and his wife ran the Stirling marathon on Sunday 28th April in aid of the Chris Mitchell Foundation. “It was a tough day at the office, my wife managed a fantastic time of 4 hours 25 minutes and myself coming over the line in 5 hours 16 minutes. We managed […]

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Building Insulation | A Superglass Blog

Why Glass Mineral Wool Insulation?

There are plenty of insulation products on the market. When researching insulation solutions, you may have come across rigid foam (e.g. EPS or PIR boards), spray foam, sheep’s wool and rock mineral wool. At Superglass, we believe glass mineral wool gives the best combination of performance and sustainability. Here’s why… Superior Performance Glass mineral wool […]

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U-values and Ψ-values: What’s the Difference and Why Are They Important?

Part L of the Building Regulations requires new buildings to meet minimum energy efficiency standards. Local planning authorities may also impose energy  requirements above and beyond Building Regulations. Calculating the energy performance of a new building is done using specialist software but as with any tool, the output you get is only as accurate as […]

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Glass wool tea cosy put to the test in Facebook Live video

• Superglass pits glass wool tea cosy against a traditional woolly tea cosy in Facebook Live video • Tea pot under glass wool cosy 12.7°C hotter after 90 minutes Scottish glass wool insulation manufacturer, Superglass, has developed the ultimate tea cosy and pitted it against the traditional woolly cosy in a Facebook Live video. The […]

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CHAS Festive Footwear – Friday 14th December 2018

Superglass has kindly donated £500 towards the festive fundraising campaign which was held at the Innovation Centre based in Stirling. Raz (Marketing) and Abbi (Sales) also managed to raise a total of £684.51 from selling raffle tickets, small generous donations received from a number of people who contributed and selling cakes and various other snacks […]

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Sergey Kolesnikov recognised as the “Entrepreneur of the Year 2018” at the international competition “Entrepreneur of the Year” by EY at the Russian stage.

On November 21, the results of the Russian stage of the international competition for entrepreneurs – “Entrepreneur of the Year” were concluded and Sergey Kolesnikov of the TECHNONICOL Corporation was recognised as 2018 Russian Entrepreneur of the Year. Following this accolade he will now compete for the International title in Monaco, in Summer 2019. The successes […]

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BMF opens third regional centre of excellence in Scotland at Superglass

The BMF has launched its 22nd Regional Centre of Excellence (RCOE), and the third in Scotland, at Superglass Insulation in Stirling. The growing network of BMF Regional Centres of Excellence is making training courses and regional meetings more accessible to BMF members throughout the UK and Ireland. Superglass Insulation produces thermal and acoustic glass mineral […]

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Superglass CEO appointed to Construction Scotland ILG

CONSTRUCTION Scotland has announced the appointment of Ken Munro, CEO of Stirling-based glass mineral wool insulation product manufacturer Superglass to its Industry Leadership Group (ILG). The ILG is formally recognised by the Scottish Government and its agencies as the representative voice of the industry in Scotland. It aims to drive sector growth and industry-wide collaboration […]

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The Future of Insulation in New Build

Guide to the Future of Insulation in New Build

Insulation is changing. The long-term cost of buildings with poor thermal performance – from running costs, to health, to the environment – is becoming ever clearer. There’s a growing appetite among housebuilders to focus on insulation as the primary, and most cost-efficient, way to achieve energy efficiency targets. Our latest guide explores the cutting-edge practices and products being specified in […]

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Ask an insulation expert

The right products – now and in the future Teamworks is built on a strong understanding of both current realities in sustainable construction, and where the market is heading. The current growth of Superglass adds to our abilities to work on a much longer timescale – and given how the insulation market is fed, this […]

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