General Building Insulation

VOLCANIC WOOL provides wide range of insulation products that are  fit for a new build and renovation of residential and commercial buildings.

Using VW Insulation Product can prevent losses of the heat of your house by up to 75 % can dramatically reduce your heating bills.

Technical Insulation

Where to use: Fireplace.

The insulation of the fireplace in your house is the key issue of your safety. With VOLCANIC WOOL products you will achieve the best fire-resistance and thermal performance.

Insulating your fireplace with VOLCANIC WOOL products increases the temperature of the flue gases, which in turn will tend to improve the draw of a chimney and make it safer and more efficient.

VW MAT 60

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy
to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Fireplace
  • Chimneys
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
5000*1200*40 0.24 6 1
5000*1200*50 0.3 6 1
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity  0,03710
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  60
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

VW MAT 80

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy
to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Fireplace
  • Chimneys
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
5000*1200*40 0.24 6 1
5000*1200*50 0.3 6 1
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  80
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

VW MAT 100

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy
to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Fireplace
  • Chimneys
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
5000*1200*40 0.24 6 1
5000*1200*50 0.3 6 1
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  100
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

Roof Insulation

Where to use: Roofs, Ceilings and attics.

VW Board 80

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Roof
  • Ceiling
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
600*1200*40 0.288 7.2 10
600*1200*50 0.288 5.76 8
600*1200*70 0.252 3.6 5
600*1200*100 0.288 2.88 4
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  80
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

VW Board 100

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy
to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Roof
  • Ceiling
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
600*1200*40 0.288 7.2 10
600*1200*50 0.288 5.76 8
600*1200*70 0.252 3.6 5
600*1200*100 0.288 2.88 4
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  100
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

VW Board 160

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy
to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • roof
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
600*1200*40 0.230 5.76 8
600*1200*50 0.252 5.04 7
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  160
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

Floor Insulation

Where to use: Floors

VW Board 100

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Roof
  • Ceiling
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
600*1200*40 0.288 7.2 10
600*1200*50 0.288 5.76 8
600*1200*70 0.252 3.6 5
600*1200*100 0.288 2.88 4
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  100
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

VW Board 120

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy
to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Floor
  • Facade
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
600*1200*40 0.288 7.2 10
600*1200*50 0.288 5.76 8
600*1200*70 0.252 3.6 5
600*1200*100 0.288 2.88 4
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  120
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

Ventilated Facade Insulation

Where to use: ventilated façade walls

VW BOARD 60

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy
to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Fireplace
  • Chimneys
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
5000*1200*40 0.24 6 1
5000*1200*50 0.3 6 1
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  60
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

VW Board 80

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Roof
  • Ceiling
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
600*1200*40 0.288 7.2 10
600*1200*50 0.288 5.76 8
600*1200*70 0.252 3.6 5
600*1200*100 0.288 2.88 4
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  80
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley

VW Board 100

The insulation product made of 100% natural stone. Very flexible material, easy to handle and able to stand the high temperatures.

Application

  • Roof
  • Ceiling
PACKING LIST
Dimensions, mm m3 per pack m2 per pack mats per pack
600*1200*40 0.288 7.2 10
600*1200*50 0.288 5.76 8
600*1200*70 0.252 3.6 5
600*1200*100 0.288 2.88 4
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES
Thermal Conductivity
Max Service Temperature
Reation to fire
Density  100
Water Absorbtion
Vapour permeability
RECOMMENDED THICKNESS
THICKNESS ZONE DESCRIPTION MAJOR CENTRE
115mm 1 Cold Interior Johannesburg, Bloemfontein
100m 2 Temperate Interior Pretoria, Polokwane
80mm 3 Hot Interior Makhado, Nelspruit
115mm 4 Temperate Coastal Cape Town, Port Elizabeth
80mm 5 Sub-tropical Coastal East London, Durban, Richards Bay
100mm 6 Arid Interior Upington, Kimberley