The Ken Soble Tower project sought to rehabilitate a post-war apartment in Hamilton, Ontario. The building was completely upgraded, inside and out, to achieve Passive House standard, reducing greenhouse gas emissions by an impressive 94%
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The natural power of stone
We are committed to enriching the lives of everyone who comes into contact with our solutions. Our ambition is to empower everyone to rise to the development challenges of modern living. By using stone, one of the world's most abundant natural resources, we can make a lasting impact across generations.
From classrooms to stadiums, land to landmarks, people need spaces not only to dream big, but to act on those dreams, making the world a better place for everyone.
News and advice from the world's leading manufacturer of stone wool insulation - our blog focuses on topics including acoustics, codes and standards, fire, sustainability, and thermal and water properties, that help you optimize the built environment.
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Stone is our core raw material and the bedrock on which our business is based. It is naturally resilient and essentially inexhaustible as the earth makes 38,000 times more rock every year (through volcanic and oceanic activity) than we use to make stone wool.
The Canadian Goverment wants to help Canadians make where they live more energy-efficient. This means homes will be more comfortable and more affordable to maintain while also supporting our environmental objectives.
This article looks at what BIM is, what BIM objects are, file types, why and where BIM objects are used. It will outline why ROCKWOOL offers BIM objects and the details they include. Finally, the article will look at the future of BIM and how it is expected to revolutionize workflow for the architecture, design, engineering and construction communities and improve the built environment.