• Huntsman Building Solutions & Habitat for Humanity Join Forces to Build First 3D Homes in Canada

    • By Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on May 03, 2023

    Huntsman Building Solutions (HBS), Nidus3D, Great Northern Insulation (GNI), and Habitat for Humanity Windsor-Essex have recently completed the first 3D printed homes in Canada, with plans for more to come in the following year. This breakthrough project will provide affordable housing to those at risk of homelessness and elevate members of the community through The Bridge Youth Resource Centre. read more

  • PPG Reports 2023 Q1 Financial Increases

    • By Staff
    • Added on Apr 24, 2023

    Global coatings supplier PPG (Pittsburgh) reported record first quarter net sales of about $4.4 billion, a 2% increase from the year prior, in a financial results press release issued on Thursday (April 20). read more

  • ACI Releases 2023 Concrete Code Collection

    • By Staff
    • Added on Apr 19, 2023

    The American Concrete Institute has released its 2023 ACI Collection of Concrete Codes, Specifications and Practices, a collection that it deems to be the “most comprehensive and largest single source of information on concrete design, construction, materials and repair.” read more

  • Carlisle SFI Publishes EPD for its Spray Foam Insulation Products

    • By Carlisle Spray Foam Insulation
    • Added on Apr 12, 2023

    Carlisle Spray Foam Insulation (CSFI), a leading manufacturer of spray polyurethane foam insulation products in North America, is pleased to announce the publication of a third-party verified Environmental Product Declaration, or EPD, for its complete spray foam insulation product portfolio. read more

  • Huntsman Building Solutions Recognized by CCMC

    • By Huntsman Building Solutions
    • Added on Apr 06, 2023

    Huntsman Building Solutions (HBS) has received product code compliance (NBC 2015) recognition from The Canadian Construction Materials Centre (CCMC) for its Radon Protection System with a closed-cell polyurethane spray foam insulation product when used as an effective soil gas (radon) barrier in accordance with the recent 14280-R CCMC evaluation. Section of Division B of the NBC 2015 requires an effective air barrier system be installed as a barrier to soil gas. read more

  • Holcim Officially Closes Duro-Last Inc. Acquisition

    • By Holcim
    • Added on Apr 03, 2023

    Holcim completed the acquisition of Duro-Last, a US leader in commercial roofing systems, with pro forma net sales of USD 540 million. Duro-Last has a track record of double-digit growth in North America’s highly profitable USD >40 billion roofing market, driven by leading brands, proprietary technologies and custom-made solutions. read more

  • Spray Foam Magazine’s Spring 2023 Issue is LIVE!

    • By Spray Foam Magazine Team
    • Added on Mar 31, 2023

    Spring has sprung and Spray Foam Magazine is excited to announce that its Spring 2023 issue is now live and available for reading! This latest issue is packed with informative articles, industry news, and insightful commentary from some of the leading experts in the spray foam industry. read more

  • Extreme Perseverance

    • By William Bales
    • Added on Mar 31, 2023

    Foametix Insulation is an established spray foam insulation company based out of Winnipeg, Canada that employs a staff of eight with two spray rigs. Foametix has been in business since 2009, but on June 1, 2022, Mark Kucel took over ownership of the company. read more

  • Building Codes Continue to Change

    • By Robert Naini
    • Added on Mar 31, 2023

    Have you heard the rumor that when you create an unvented attic in some southern states, like Georgia, that R-20 spray foam on the underside of the roof deck is code compliant? Well, this is true, but there are conditions… so, let’s talk about how the code compliance for spray foam in an unvented attic in the state of Georgia works. read more