Foamglas Reference: Strategic Studies Centre, Qatar
The Strategic Studies Centre is a 3-storey plus basement office building, adjacent to the Qatar Foundation Head - quarters. It will be utilized by RAND stakeholders and provides office space and facilities for the Corporation’s employees and visitors. Architects associated with such a prestigious project had dilemma in selecting the efficient insulation product, which can provide an aura of prestige on the project.
Basic parameters such as water- and vapour-proof insulation were not the only requirements, since the overall performance scheme specified to consider environmental stewardship and sustainability by the use of available resources as well. When such stringent requirements are associated with a project, architects do not have a better choice than FOAMGLAS® insulation.
FOAMGLAS® insulation – in addition to being a superior quality product – is committed to resilient building design. The insulation is made of recycled glass, using renewable energy sources for its production. This directly contributes to environmental and climate protection by saving energy from production to use.
It presents the best bargain to the architect in his choice of insulation. The compact roof system designed with FOAMGLAS® is a durable solution, which is excellently positioned in the insulation market and is number one choice to protect and insulate high quality structures.