3 Considerations for Selecting the Right Insulation Jacketing System

You know you need to install an insulation jacketing system for an upcoming project, but selecting the right option can be overwhelming. Quality is essential, but so is prioritizing factors that will determine the product’s effectiveness. So how do you select the right solution for your system? Let’s dive into the considerations for choosing the best insulation jacketing system, from materials to safety matters:

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Pros and Cons of Using Calcium Silicate Insulation in Your Project

Finding the right insulation solution for your industrial application can be more of a challenge than you would like, once you consider everything your insulation needs to do. One product may provide better thermal protection, another insulation may be water resistant, and others are better for the environment or just have more durability. What if your application demands that you not sacrifice in any of these areas?

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A Quick Guide to Marine Insulation

Homes, office buildings, warehouses and all other land structures require adequate insulation to protect people and things from a number of hazards. Offshore vessels should not be any different, which is why another class of insulation exists: marine insulation. It protects structures that float — something traditional insulation cannot do. Here, we will explore what marine insulation is, how it works and the several layers of protection that keep marine structures and occupants safe. 

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Common Fire Wrap Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

 

Countless things keep your building safe and functioning properly, from the bricks in the foundation all the way to plumbing and electrical components. However, to stay protected day in and day out and to avoid emergencies, building systems need help, too. This help comes from fire wraps — or fire blanket insulation — which protect against fire damage. 

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What Insulation Contractors Need To Know About Fire Protection

As insulation experts, we know that businesses need to be protected from any number of physical risks — from moisture and corrosion to disasters such as fires. Journey with us as we take a closer look at the different types of fire protection, what goes into fire protection ratings and how to keep components and people safe with fire proofing insulation.

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Streamline Aerogel Insulation Installation With DI Fit™ Aerogel Fittings

Whether you're insulating components in frigid environments or in high-heat conditions, the right insulating material is essential. Aerogel insulation provides an effective thermal barrier for both sides of the temperature spectrum to suit your needs.

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Mitered Elbows vs. DI Fit Engineered Elbows: What's the Difference?

 

 

When it comes to choosing how you will insulate a bend in a pipe on big jobs, you have choices: mitered elbow or engineered elbow? Although either might work for your needs, you can likely identify one clear winner based on particular features or the scale of your application.

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Breaking Down Distribution International’s Insulation Fabrication Capabilities

Need thermal jacketing for a commercial or industrial facility? What about pipe wraps? Insulation fabrication centers on customizing—converting and cutting—insulation materials to your precise needs.

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How to Properly Install Removable Insulation Blankets

Insulation blankets are protective covers for mechanical components like valves, pumps, heat exchangers and turbines. They are made with thermal insulation materials that can withstand industrial conditions and are designed to perform multiple functions, from regulating operating temperatures (they slow thermal energy transfer) and providing wear and tear protection to maximizing efficiency and providing acoustic protection against noise pollution. Without proper protection, machinery is susceptible to wear and tear, overheating, and freezing.

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