Latest Intumescent Stories

2013-01-30 23:02:20

The Raymond Group, a commercial subcontractor operating primarily in the Western United States, has been approved as a Spray-Applied Fire Resistive Materials (SFRM) Accredited Contractor by the National Fireproofing Contractors Association (NFCA) for its San Diego region. San Diego, California (PRWEB) January 30, 2013 The Raymond Group is pleased to announce the approval of its San Diego operations as a Spray-Applied Fire Resistive Materials (SFRM) Accredited Contractor by the National...

2012-06-04 23:02:46

STI introduces a new one-step, one-piece firestop gasket solution that requires no tools and no clean-up, saving both time and money. Somerville, NJ (PRWEB) June 04, 2012 Specified Technologies Inc. has introduced a one-piece intumescent gasket specifically designed for sealing closet flanges. SpecSeal® Closet Flange Firestop Gasket installs quickly and easily from the top and expands rapidly when exposed to heat and provides code compliant firestop protection for toilet flange...

2009-07-01 11:28:00

NEW YORK, July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- LVI Services Inc., the nation's largest environmental remediation and facility services firm with more than 30 offices across the country, announced today that it has acquired Pyromax Inc., a firm specializing in spray-applied coatings and insulations, primarily for fireproofing. The acquisition of Pyromax, by LVI subsidiary LVI/Pyromax Inc., will expand LVI's core service offering in the northeastern U.S. to include complete fireproofing and re-fireproofing...

Word of the Day
  • Nautical, the visiting and carousing of sailors in the Greenland ships.
This word is apparently from a confusion of two similar Dutch words: 'mallemerok,' a foolish woman, and 'mallemok,' a name for some persons among the crew of a whaling vessel.