Kingspan Kooltherm and Kingspan KoolDuct products have achieved Dubai Central Laboratory (DCL) Product Conformity certification.

DCL Product Conformity was developed to enable manufacturers to prove that their products met the requirements specificed by Dubai Municipality.

The standard describes the quality assurance, factory assessment and independent testing that must be addressed in order to ensure the conformity of products.

To obtain DCL Product Conformity status, Kingspan Insulation supplied a range of samples and performance data for Kingspan Kooltherm and Kingspan KoolDuct products, of which all were approved by Dubai Municipality.

In addition, Kingspan Insulation passed the factory assessment for its UK manufacturing facility located in Pembridge. 

Sarmad Fakhri, managing director, Kingspan Insulation, said: "We are clearly delighted, although not surprise, about this excellent result. 

"Having DCL Product Conformity means that the the Kooltherm range and KoolDuct products, alongside the PalDuct portfolio, carry the maximum potential for specification within projects across Dubai."

Kingspan Kooltherm is a range of premium performance rigid thermoset phenolic insulation, which can be incorporated into the construction of floors, soffits and external walls.

Kingspan Kooltherm can also be used for insulating HVAC ductwork and pipework.

Kingspan KoolDuct panels, used for the fabrication of The Kingspan KoolDuct System, comprise a premium performance, kooltherm technology insulation core.

Kooltherm technology insulation has an aged lambda value of as low as 0.020 W/m.K and it’s phenolic insulation core is closed cell and fibre-free.