FWPA Building Innovations

Fire, Sound and Thermal Insulation Systems

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  • Weyerhauser Flak Jacket fire resistant joists

    “I” Joists with intumescent (fire resistant) coating applied to selected faces during manufacture. No special change to construction required. Benefits The concept is a useful addition to... Read More

  • The SoundBar System

    The SoundBar system is an acoustic floor system made up of three components: Finforest I-joists (FinnJoist) for the structural load-bearing part of the system. Finnforest SoundBar board on... Read More

  • Heraklith wood wool insulation

    Magnesite bound wood wool slabs with good thermal and noise insulation properties. It is typically used in panel product which use wood wool on the outer skins with more conventional insulation... Read More

  • Aerogel insulation

    Very high performance thermal and fire insulation that is very thin, lightweight and rigid. It is a synthetic porous material derived from a gel, in which the liquid component of the gel has been... Read More

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Forest and Wood Products Australia Limited (FWPA), a not for profit company, is the Australian forestry and wood  products industry’s service provider, investing in research and development, and providing research results and generic promotions to the Australoian industry. FWPA aims to improve the competitiveness and sustainability of the Australian forest and wood products industry through innovation, investment in effective and relevant R&D and communication of the results to stakeholders. Read more about FWPA at www.fwpa.com.au

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Forest and Wood Products Australia
Level 11, 10-16 Queen Street
Melbourne VIC 3000 Australia

Phone: +61 3 9927 3200
Fax: +61 3 9927 3288
Email: info@fwpa.com.au