Latest BS 8414 test results

We will regularly update this page with the results of the latest BS 8414 tests.

The reports owned by Kingspan Insulation can be downloaded below or provided on request by emailing highrisetechnical@kingspan.com
K15 pigeon grey 140mm insulation v2

Tested build-up:

  • 30 mm Taylor Maxwell Tampa terracotta tiles fixed to an aluminium vertical support railing system;
  • Aluminium top hat support;
  • Aluminium helping hand bracket;
  • AIM horizontal cavity barrier with intumescent strip;
  • 140 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to a 12 mm Euroform Versapanel cement particle board;
  • Two layers of 12.5 mm British Gypsum Gyproc plasterboard fixed to 150 mm SFS.
BS 8414-2: 2005 test report: 303930
BR 135: 2013 classification report: 297211
BS8414_K15_A2CASSETTE

Tested build-up:

  • 30 mm Argeton Tampa terracotta tile fixed with Argeton Tampa clips to an Argeton aluminium vertical support railing system; 
  • Argeton helping hand bracket; 
  • AIM VRB Plus horizontal intumescent expanding cavity barrier;
  • 140 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to a 12 mm Euroform Versapanel cement particle board;
  • Two layers of 12.5 mm British Gypsum Gyproc plasterboard fixed to 150 mm SFS.
BS 8414-2: 2005 test report: P100184-1000
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P100184-1001
 
BS8414_K15_A2CASSETTE

Tested build-up:

  • Booth Muirie BML 400 rivet fixed 4 mm Mitsubishi ALPOLIC/fr ACM panel (category 2 core material), with 4 mm joints, to an aluminium vertical support railing system;
  • Siderise RH25G 90/30 horizontal open state cavity barrier with intumescent strip; 
  • Siderise RSV 90/30 vertical cavity barrier;
  • Aluminium helping hand bracket; 
  • 100 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to 100 mm blockwork substrate.
BS 8414-1: 2015+A1 2017 test report: P107017-1000
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P107017-1001
BS8414_K15_A2CASSETTE

Tested build-up:

  • Booth Muirie BML 100-HP (Hook Plate System) 3mm powder coated aluminium cassette panel;
  • Booth Muirie BML 100-HP (Hook Plate System) vertical aluminium Y rail;
  • Siderise RH25 S-90/30 intumescent horizontal cavity barrier; 
  • Siderise RV25 S-90/30 vertical cavity barrier; 
  • Siderise open state cassette insert;
  • 100 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to 100mm blockwork substrate.
BS 8414-1: 2015+A1 2017 test report: DLR1448
BR 135: 2013 classification report: SR0810
BS8414_K15_A2CASSETTE

Tested build-up:

  • 4 mm Mitsubishi ALPOLIC/fr ACM cassette panel
  • Booth Muirie BML 100-HP (Hook Plate System) vertical aluminium Y rail
  • Siderise RH25G 90/30 intumescent horizontal cavity barrier 
  • Siderise RSV 90/30 vertical cavity barrier 
  • Siderise open state cassette insert
  • 100 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to 100mm blockwork substrate
BS 8414-1: 2015+A1 2017 test report: DLR1453
BR 135: 2013 classification report: SR0811
K15 with A2 ACM 20mm joints

Tested build-up

  • 4 mm thick Alpolic A2 ACM panels (Booth Murie BML 400 rivet fixed) with 20 mm joints.
  • Siderise Lamatherm RH25G-90/30 stone wool horizontal cavity barriers with intumescent strip
  • Siderise Lamatherm RV-90/30 stone wool vertical cavity barriers
  • Galvanised steel ‘U’-shaped channels
  • 100mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen board fixed to 12mm thick Versapanel cement particle board.
  • Two layers of 12.5 mm plasterboard fixed to Kingframe SFS comprising galvanised, cold formed steel ‘C’ & ‘U’-sections with 100x50 mm studs
                                                                               
BS 8414-2: 2015 + A1:2017 test report: P109938-1000
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P109938-1001
BS8414_K15_A2CASSETTE

Tested build-up:

  • Booth Muirie BML 400 rivet fixed 4 mm Mitsubishi ALPOLIC/fr ACM panel (category 2 core material) with 10 mm joints, to an aluminium vertical support railing system;
  • Siderise RH25G 90/30 horizontal open state cavity barrier with intumescent strip; 
  • Siderise RSV 90/30 vertical cavity barrier;
  • Aluminium helping hand bracket;
  • 100 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to 100 mm blockwork substrate.
BS 8414-1: 2015+A1 2017 test report: P109939-1000
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P109939-1001
BS8414 K15 BRICK

Tested build-up:

  • Wienerberger Waresley Red Stock bricks
  • Siderise Lamatherm RH25G-90/30 stone wool horizontal cavity barriers with intumescent strip
  • Siderise Lamatherm EW-CB30 stone wool vertical cavity barriers
  • 50 mm cavity
  • 100mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen board* fixed to Kingspan nilvent breather membrane and 12mm thick Versapanel cement particle board
  • Two layers of 12.5 mm plasterboard fixed to Kingframe SFS comprising galvanised, cold formed steel ‘C’ -sections with 100x50 mm vertical studs
*A small area had Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen board in an 80 mm thickness.

BS 8414-2: 2015 + A1:2017 test report: P112065-1000
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P112065-1001
BS8414 K15 4mm A2 ACM

Tested build-up:

  • 4 mm thick Alpolic A2 ACM panels (Booth Murie BML 400 rivet fixed) with 10 mm joints fixed to aluminium ‘T’ and ‘L’ rail;
  • Siderise RH25G 90/30 horizontal open state cavity barrier with intumescent strip; 
  • Siderise RSV 90/30 vertical cavity barrier;
  • Aluminium helping hand bracket;
  • Horizontal 60mm Aluminium top hat (insulated with the 60mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board);
  • 160 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board in two layers at 100mm and 60mm  fixed to a 12 mm Euroform Versapanel cement particle board with a nilvent breathable membrane on the face of the cement board;
  • Two layers of 12.5 mm plasterboard fixed to Kingframe SFS.

BS 8414-2: 2015 + A1:2017 test report: DLR1558 Rev.0
BR 135: 2013 classification report: SR0966 Rev.0
BS8414_K15_A2CASSETTE

Tested build-up:

  • Booth Muirie BML 400 rivet fixed 4 mm Mitsubishi ALPOLIC/A2 ACM panel with 20 mm joints, to an aluminium vertical support railing system;
  • Siderise RH25G 90/30 horizontal open state cavity barrier with intumescent strip; 
  • Siderise RSV 90/30 vertical cavity barrier;
  • Aluminium helping hand bracket;
  • 100 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to 100 mm blockwork substrate.
BS 8414-1: 2015+A1 2017 test report: P109971-1000
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P109971-1001

(Reports prepared for Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, 1-1 Manurouchi 1-chrome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8251, Japan.)
BS8414_K15_A2CASSETTE

Tested build-up:

  • 4 mm Mitsubishi ALPOLIC/A2 ACM cassette panel;
  • Booth Muirie BML 100-HP (Hook Plate System) vertical aluminium Y rail;
  • Siderise RH25 90/30 intumescent horizontal cavity barrier; 
  • Siderise RV25 90/30 vertical cavity barrier; 
  • Siderise open state cassette insert;
  • 100 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to 100mm blockwork substrate.
BS 8414-1: 2015+A1 2017 test report: P109973-1000
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P109973-1001

(Reports prepared for Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation, 1-1 Manurouchi 1-chrome, Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 100-8251, Japan.)
K15 ACM - Block 1mm 3

Tested build-up:

  • CAREA® Acantha grooved panel cladding fixed to a horizontal support railing system on helping hand brackets;
  • 140 mm Kingspan Kooltherm® K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to a 12 mm cement based calcium sheathing board;
  • Two layers of 12.5 mm plasterboard mechanically fixed to 150 mm SFS.
BS 8414-2: 2005 test report: 302995
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P100769-1000

(Reports prepared for CAREA® Façade, ZA Bel Air, 49520, Combrée, France. (UK Office: CAREA® Ltd, 85 Fleet Street, 7th Floor, London EC4Y 1AE)) 
BS8414_K15 Brick slip cladding with STOFIX finish (render2)_TWELVE

Tested build-up:

  • Stofix ventilated brick cladding system on horizontal rails secured to a Stofix vertical railing system using Stofix right angle brackets;
  • Two layers of 60 mm Kingspan Kooltherm® K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to 12 mm cement particle sheathing board;
  • Two layers of 12.5 mm plasterboard fixed to 100 mm SFS.
BS 8414-2: 2005 test report: 303931
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P100576-1000


(Reports prepared for Stofix Oy, Lentokatu 2, 90460 Oulu, Finland. (UK Office: Stofix UK Ltd, St. James House, 13 Kensington Square, London W8 5HD))
K15 GEBRIK insulated brick cladding (render3) THIRTEEN v2

Tested build-up

  • 60 mm Gebrik cladding panels comprising 43 mm rigid polyurethane foam behind 17 mm brick
    slips fixed to the inner sheathing board;
  • 120 mm Kingspan Kooltherm® K15 Rainscreen Board fixed to a 12 mm sheathing board;
  • Two layers of 12.5 mm plasterboard fixed to 150 mm Kingspan Kingframe® SFS filled with rock mineral fibre.
BS 8414-2: 2005 test report: P100838-1000
BR 135: 2013 classification report: P100838-1001


(Reports prepared for Aquarian Cladding Systems, Eversea Business Centre, 13 Gardens Road, Clevedon, North Somerset BS21 7QQ and Isosystems, Malmedyer Weg 62, B–4770, AMEL–Schoppen, Belgium)

Non-Classified Systems

This section contains reports of BS 8414 tests which are not BR 135 classified. Please note that these results are for the specific design tested and does not necessarily mean that systems using a combination of these materials could not be compliant.
  • 100 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 rainscreen board on SFS with Alpolic A2 ACM with panels 1150mm in height and 998m in width.
  • 100 mm Kingspan Kooltherm K15 rainscreen board with Dri-Design Aluminum Cassette.
  • Vitracore G2 ACM with 180mm Rockwool Duo Slab Insulation
    • BS 8414-1:2015 + A1 :2017 test report: DLR1516 Rev.0
    • Classification Report as per BR135:2013 Annex A Tested as per BS 8414-1: 2015 + A1:2017: SR0894 Rev.0 

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