The project starts immediately, and the plant is scheduled to be operational in the second half of 2019. The Nordic Kooltherm facility will initially employ around 20 people. When fully operational, it will provide employment for between 70-80 people. The plant will be designed to meet Kingspan's global goal of net-zero energy
Kooltherm is a high-performance phenolic insulation material that makes it possible to construct energy efficient buildings with almost half the thickness of traditional mineral fibre insulation.
Kingspan Group is the global leader in effective insulation and building envelope solutions for the construction industry. In the 2017 financial year, Kingspan’s net sales were 3.7 billion euros, with 73 % of its sales coming from Europe. Kingspan operates in more than 100 locations in 60 countries and it employs over 11,000 people.