Childers™ Products – Coatings, Adhesives, Sealants

Childers™ Products manufactures high-quality, proven mastics, coatings, adhesives and sealants for the Thermal Insulation and HVAC industries.

Whether you need Weather Barrier Coatings for above ambient temperatures, Vapor Barriers for below ambient temperatures or Adhesives and Sealants for Thermal Insulation; Choose Childers™. You’ve got one chance – get it right!

DACAR Chemical – Daxcel 161-D Adhesive/Sealant

DAXCEL FOAMASTIK 161-D  is a versatile cold bonding adhesive/sealant/vapor barrier that creates a durable, resilient bond between nearly any sound substrate and rigid foamed insulation such as expanded or extruded polystyrene, polyurethane, isocyanurate, cellular glass and phenolic.

Heavy-bodied, DAXCEL FOAMASTIK 161-D, remains internally resilient and provides excellent long-term bridging effects allowing the bonding of rigid insulation to irregular surfaces. These traits also make DAXCEL FOAMASTIK 161-D a very effective joint sealant for use between insulation panels and between insulation and surfaces such as walls, floors and ceilings. DAXCEL FOAMASTIK 161-D can be used as an effective vapor barrier with a WVT rate of 0.01 Perms (1/8” thick).

DuPont™ - Styrofoam™ XPS Pipe Insulation Billets

Rooted in sustainable technology, the Styrofoam™ Brand facilitates a future of innovation in the building and construction industry.  Since its discovery in 1941, Styrofoam™ Brand XPS Insulation has a long and rich heritage as a sustainable building product, insulating to meeting core thermal, moisture, air and vapor performance requirements through its rigid foam board technology in commercial and industrial applications for temperature ranges of -320°F to +165°F.

Styrofoam™ XPS PIB insulation is designed for use on mechanical applications including but not limited to cold pipe, vessel and duct applications and is commonly installed on industrial refrigeration pipe applications, cold storage piping, ice rinks, chilled water and glycol. It is suitable for the following pipe application categories, cryogenic, light cryogenic, cold, chilled, ambient, and mild hot. DuPont™ Styrofoam™ XPS PIB is a closed-cell thermal plastic, void free, seamless foam insulation billet designed for mechanical fabrication design and manufacturing. It is hydrochlorofluorocarbon (HCFC) free with zero ozone-depleting potential.

EXTOL OF OHIO, INC. – Fabricated Insulation Products

Since 1985, Extol of Ohio, Inc., has been dedicated to providing complete industrial insulation systems custom fabricated to meet the exacting needs of process facility owners world-wide!  Our materials are primarily cellular; thus providing exceptional insulation value, moisture resistance and longevity.  Extol obtains the raw materials of Cellular Glass, Extruded Polystyrene, Polyisocyanurate and Phenolic foam insulation materials and fabricate pipe covering, fittings and vessel insulation shapes to order.

The quality and precision of manufacture is evident in every piece. Additionally, composite insulation systems utilizing high temperature products such as a mineral wool liner combine to expand the process temperature of the insulation system offering. Extol provides compatible coatings, adhesives, joint sealers, mastics and either a weather or vapor barrier cladding system to complete every type of application.

Foster® Products – Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants

For more than 100 years, engineers, owners and contractors have depended on the quality and reliability of Foster® products. Since 1909, Foster® has earned a well-deserved reputation as a developer and supplier of high-quality adhesives, sealants and coatings for the industrial and commercial construction industries.

Foster® has a comprehensive accessory product line to serve the needs of the HVAC industry. From duct sealants to adhesives to closure mastics, we make the products that contractors and owners depend on to ensure a long-lasting, high-quality installation. Foster® Products manufacturers and globally markets advanced solutions with substantiated proven performance – products that adhere, seal, coat, encapsulate, remove, and generally enhance the performance of insulation materials and systems.

HiTHERM® LLC – PIR300 25/50 Insulation

HiTHERM® is an industry leader and has been maintaining and setting the standards for Polyiso insulation performance since it’s opening in 2000.  HiTHERM® is a California based company dedicated to the manufacturing of polyurethane (PUR), polyisocyanurate (PIR) and polyurea products, the two primary products being PIR300 25/50® brand polyisocyanurate, a 25/50 product (ASTM E84).

PIR300 25/50® is our flagship product and offers great thermal properties in addition to great performance for chiller plants, refrigeration/cryogenic, use in air plenums and a variety of other applications. 




Howred Corp – Goodtemp™ Thermal Industrial Expanded Perlite Insulation

For over 40 years, Howred Corporation, independently owned and operated is the manufacturer of GOODTEMP™ expanded perlite, has provided a superior quality, high-temperature, thermal industrial insulation that reduces your energy and maintenance cost.  GOODTEMP™ is recommended for insulating pipes, vessels, and equipment in both continuous and cyclical operations. GOODTEMP™ will provide the highest level of protection against CUI and will protect against austenitic stainless-steel failure due to chloride stress corrosion cracking. It inhibits corrosion of other ferrous metals.

This high temperature thermal insulation, GOODTEMP™ is made of expanded perlite and sodium silicate reinforced with fibers to increase impact resistance. Moisture and fire resistance, low shrinkage, and ease of installation also make GOODTEMP™ the optimal solution for your insulation needs and comes in Pipe and Block forms.  Quads are also available in limited diameters and thicknesses.

Kingspan Insulation of North America – ISO-C1® Polyisocyanurate Rigid Foam Insulation

Kingspan Insulation's ISO-C1® polyisocyanurate rigid foam insulation line of products includes ISO-C1®/2.0 (2 lb/ft3 density), independently audited by Factory Mutual. We manufacture ISO-C1® polyisocyanurate as large buns, and subsequently fabricate into insulation panels, pipe insulation, or equipment insulation.

Our ISO-C1® polyiso insulation has superior physical characteristics, excellent water and moisture resistance, high R-factor, and zero ozone depletion potential (zero-ODP) - making it a cost-effective and environmentally friendly choice. Suitable for service temperatures between -297°F and +300°F, ISO-C1® polyisocyanurate insulation is well suited to a wide range of applications from chilled water pipe insulation to refrigeration insulation to cryogenic insulation. ISO-C1® is available in 2.5, 3.0, 4.0 and 6.0 densities.

JM Johns Manville – Sproule WR-1200® Perlite Pipe and Block Insulation

Sproule WR-1200® is a pre-formed, high-temperature, non-wicking pipe and block insulation. It is composed of expanded perlite that is uniformly reinforced with a high-strength fiber for use on systems operating up to 1200°F (649°C).

Sproule WR-1200 is inorganic, non-combustible and meets or exceeds the physical property requirements of ASTM C610. It is produced with XOX Corrosion Inhibitor®, a distinctive formula that inhibits corrosion to outside surfaces of pipe and equipment, especially stress corrosion cracking of austenitic stainless steel. 

JM Johns Manville – Trymer® PIR – Polyisocyanurate Pipe Insulation and Saranax® Vapor Retarder Film

TRYMER® PIR (polyisocyanurate) is a closed-cell, foam insulation for industrial pipes, vessels, and equipment. TRYMER® PIR can be used in applications that operate at temperatures ranging from -297°F to 300°F (-183°C to 148°C). Additionally, TRYMER® PIR is offered in a variety of different densities and compressive strengths to ensure the product consistency is suited for the unique needs of a variety of applications.  TRYMER® PIR features one of the lowest ambient k-factors among all pipe insulations: 0.19 BTU · in/hr · ft2 · °F at 75°F mean temperature (0.027 W/m · °C at 24°C).

All grades of SARANEX® CX Vapor Retarder Film and Tape have an ASTM E84 flame spread/smoke developed rating of 25/50 or lower and are appropriate for exposed use in all areas of a commercial building, including within air plenums.

LAMTEC CORPORATION – Insulation Vapor Retarder Jacketing

Lamtec Corporation is a global supplier of high-quality insulation vapor retarders and facings to the leading manufacturers, laminators and fabricators of fiberglass, rockwool, foam board and tape. Our focus is the building products market, specifically facings for the Metal Building, HVAC; Duct Wrap and Duct Board, Mechanical; Pipe and Tank, Foam Board / Panel, Tape and OEM insulation segments.

The insulation vapor retarders and facings by Lamtec are engineered to protect insulation from physical abuse and the damaging effects of moisture. In addition, the facings are designed with proprietary flame-retardant chemistry to assist you in meeting demanding fire codes and standards.  For over 40 years, our philosophy has been simple, "Design and manufacture the very best in laminated insulation facing / vapor retarders, offer them at competitive pricing, deliver them on time and follow-up with comprehensive technical support".

P.I.C. Plastics Inc. – PVC Pipe Covering and Accessories

P.I.C Plastics Inc., since 1981, and with a proven track record is a premium supplier of PVC jacketing systems offering unsurpassed ultraviolet protection and weatherproofing for thermally insulated pipelines, tanks, vessels and other vital plant equipment. P.I.C. plastics have distinct characteristics that are ideally suited for pipe insulation jacketing in commercial buildings and industrial plants such as chemical, petro-chemical, petroleum, food, beverage, water, wastewater, pulp/paper, marine, power generating, pharmaceutical and general manufacturing.

The lightweight and preformed shapes make the jacketing easy to handle and install, even from ladders, scaffolds or stairways. It’s also easy to cut or shear by hand for easy field fitting and reduced installation cost.  Geographically located in the central United States in Southwestern Missouri, PIC Plastics serves the entire country and beyond with superior customer service and industry leading order turnaround times. 

Owens Corning® – FOAMGLAS®, STRATAFAB® Cellular Glass Insulation, Vapor & Weather Barriers, Coatings and Sealants

Owens Corning® FOAMGLAS® cellular glass insulation is a lightweight, rigid and durable material composed of glass cells. Trusted on a variety of applications, FOAMGLAS® insulation offers long-term thermal performance and protection. It is non-combustible, non-absorbent, impermeable, and has high compressive strength, offering ideal properties for process piping and equipment, chilled water systems, storage tanks, fire suppression systems, and more.  STRATAFAB® is suitable for many hot and high temperature applications.

Complete system installation is achieved utilizing vapor and weather barrier products:  Pittwrap®, Pittcote®, Pittseal® and accessories. Because it is load-bearing, FOAMGLAS® insulation can also be used as a structural insulating block to help prevent thermal bridging by providing continuous insulation of the building envelope or for applications under tanks/vessels and cold flooring.

Owens Corning® – FOAMULAR® XPS Pipe Insulation Fabrication Billets

Used as low-temperature pipe and equipment insulation, FOAMULAR® XPS Pipe Insulation is ideal for various cold service applications - including ammonia/refrigeration, and food and beverage service processing.  The FOAMULAR® Extruded Polystyrene (XPS) Fabrication Billets are manufactured from rigid sheets of foam made using Owens Corning’s Hydrovac® process technology. The unique closed-cell structure of FOAMULAR® XPS insulation makes it highly resistant to moisture, and thus low in water absorption but high in insulating capability.

FOAMULAR® XPS Fabrication Billets have a product temperature application range of -320°F to +165°F on pipe, vessels and equipment.  The billets are factory laminated using a specially formulated polyurethane-based adhesive under strict process controls to ensure performance.

Polyguard Products - Weather & Vapor Barrier Systems, Corrosion Control Gel, DuPont XPS PIB and PolyPhen Phenolic

Innovation based and employee owned; Polyguard’s Mechanical Products Division offers industry leading solutions for pipe and duct insulation, weather barriers and corrosion control. The Mechanical Division consists of both interior and exterior Vapor and Weather Barrier Membranes, RG-2400® Corrosion Control Gel coating, DuPont XPS PIB Extruded Polystyrene and Polyguard PolyPhen insulation materials.

Polyguard’s Pipeline Division was the first coating manufacturer to highlight the cathodic shielding problem and the first to develop a coating, RG-2400®, to address the shielding problem specializing in a presenting a complete compliment of corrosion inhibiting pipe coatings to reduce corrosion under insulation. For commercial and industrial pipe, vessel and fitting insulation, Polyguard provides DuPont XPS PIB Extruded Polystyrene to the industrial refrigeration market and PolyPhen® for commercial and industrial applications.

PolyPhen® - Rigid Thermal Insulation Foam with High Fire Resistance 

PolyPhen® is a company driven by innovation and has pioneered fire-resistant product technologies; leading the development of innovative product solutions for our customers through local and international resources. A rigid thermal insulation foam, Polyphen®, combines the best properties of expanded polystyrene (EPS) and phenolic foam to produce a fire resistant insulated foam suitable for a wide range of applications.

The PolyPhen® phenolic rigid foam insulation products, have thermal conductivities ranging from 0.17 - .24 Btu in/hr ft2 and can be used to insulate surfaces operating within the temperature range of -290°F to +250°F (-180°C to + 120°C), With its good mechanical properties, multiple densities and high fire resistance, it can be used in a wide range of applications including piping systems, tanks, vessels, ductwork or sandwich panels in commercial and industrial applications.  It is lightweight, easy to cut and has a surface that is not fibrous or brittle. 

RESOLCO, Inc. – Insul-Phen® Phenolic Insulation

RESOLCO Insul-Phen® is one of the most scientifically advanced high performance rigid phenolic insulation applications available and is manufactured in the USA from our state-of-the-art facility in Houston, Texas.  One of the safest insulation materials for use inside buildings. Insul-Phen® meets the fire standard requirements achieving ASTM E84 25/50 flame and smoke rating.

Insul-Phen®, and its production process, is 100% free of CFCs and HCFCs. Complying with all international standards, it has a Zero Ozone Depletion Rating. The high closed-cell content of Insul-Phen® gives it very high resistance to moisture penetration.  Insul-Phen® has one of the best k factor ratings (.18 BTU .in/hr.ft2) of any commonly specified insulation material and its high thermal efficiency means that the actual insulation thickness is significantly lower than other materials. The minimum 92% closed-cell content saves energy and reduces CO2 emissions and RESOLCO Insul-Phen® meets ASTM E84 25/50 flame/smoke rated up to 3 inches thick and is listed in Canada to Can/ULC-S102 regulation, up to 3 inches thick, File R22387.

RHH Foam Systems – Versi-Foam® Spray Polyurethane Foam Insulation

Versi-Foam® is proud to deliver industry-leading commercial spray and residential insulation spray foam kit systems that are low-pressure and easy-to-use. They are an easy, dependable solution to instant, money-saving residential and commercial insulation projects. We offer leading low-pressure polyurethane spray foam insulation systems that are portable and disposable - Versi-Foam® two-component polyurethane spray foam insulation kits, and Versi-Tite® Window & Door single component polyurethane foam sealants.

Closed-cell, open-cell, slow-rise and high-density, both one and two component systems have an insulation value up to 7.7 R-value at one-inch thickness.  The Class I (flame-retardant) Formula provides a R-value of 6.7 at one-inch thick in accordance with ASTM E-84. All Versi-Foam® products are naturally mold resistant, but the added anti-microbial element provides a safeguard against the growth of the five most common types of fungi found in homes.

ROCKWOOL North America – FABROCK™ HD Stone Wool Insulation

In its manufactured state, stone wool delivers unique benefits as an insulation solution.  FABROCK™ HD is a high-mono-density board ideal for fabrication because of its uniform integrity. With excellent fire, acoustic and thermal properties, FABROCK™ HD is ideal for use in Fire Doors and other OEM applications where rigid board insulation is required.

As with all ROCKWOOL products, FABROCK™ HD has excellent fire properties, is dimensionally stable, vapor permeable and will not encourage the growth of mold.  Properties include: Non-combustible stone wool insulation with melting point of approx. 1177°C (2150°F), does not promote smoke or flame spread when exposed to flame, denser composition provides excellent sound control, outstanding thermal resistance, dimensionally stable, water and moisture resistant and does not promote the growth of fungi or mildew.

RPR PRODUCTS, INC. – Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Galvanized Steel Jacketing, Corrugated Sheeting, Box Rib Siding and Metal Fitting Covers

RPR Products was founded in Houston, Texas in 1978. For over 44 years, RPR has been driven by providing the highest quality products and first-class service to our global partnering clients. With our unique company culture, leadership and entrepreneurial spirit, we continuously strive to provide strategic planning, opportunities and solutions to our customer’s needs.

RPR Products pledges to supply quality metal jacketing, industrial siding and accessory products which meet or exceed industry standards, delivered on time and at competitive prices.

SMC INDUSTRIES, INC. – AU-1200 Reinforced Perlite Pipe Covering and Molded Perlite Fitting Covers

SMC Industries' AU-1200 Reinforced Perlite Pipe Covering is specially formulated to be the ONLY insulation to offer the proven benefits of perlite silicate in a strong, robust structure that is easily shipped & handled. For use on piping, equipment, and vessels for both cyclic and continuous high-temperature applications up to 1200°F (650°C), particularly suited for applications where CUI may be a problem.  Preferred in industrial processing and power generation plants for use on austenitic stainless steels.

It is a proven defense against CUI.  Hydrophobic, non-wicking, and with leachable silicates proven to inhibit corrosion on the outer surfaces of piping and equipment. AU-1200 has increased strength and reduced fragility. Novel formulation paired with patent-pending reinforcement yields the strongest and most durable perlite silicate product on the market.

VIMASCO CORPORATION – Insulation Related Coatings and Adhesives

Since 1955, Vimasco Corporation has been manufacturing specialized protective coatings, adhesives, reinforcing cloth, and fire retardant materials for use in various industries. Most of our products are used in conjunction with thermal insulation, but many are also used in other applications as well.  From our manufacturing facility in Nitro, West Virginia, USA, we supply our products to customers worldwide. These include: Weather Barrier Breather Mastic Coatings, Adhesives, Condensation Control Coatings, Ultra-Finish Coatings to Match New Insulation Facings (New), old Resistant Coatings (New) and Vapor Barrier/Retarder Coatings.

All products are manufactured in accordance with our stringent quality-control program by our skilled team of personnel with years of experience, so the quality of our products and the satisfaction of our customers is assured on each and every shipment.  Our quality control program has been created to meet the strict requirements of the U.S. Navy, GSA, and the nuclear power industry.