Mechanical Insulation Intel® Library

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Truth Behind the Health & Safety of Fiberglass & Mineral Wool
Explore the details surrounding decades of fiberglass and mineral wool hazard research.
March 25, 2020
Mechanical Insulation Products
Join us as we review the JM Mechanical Insulation Product lineup
November 19, 2019
Insulation Systems as a Design Element
Join us as we take a detailed look at insulation materials that are designed for aesthetic applications.
October 9, 2019
Insulation System Design with Mastics and Facings
Optimize your insulation system design to prevent duct leakage & control condensation.
April 17, 2019
State of the Transportation Industry
Join us as we go over a wide array of topics all related to the current state of the transportation industry.
October 17, 2018
Insulating Ducts in Exterior & Unconditioned Spaces
What you need to know about insulating ducts in unconditioned spaces, and rooftop & external ducts.
August 2, 2018
Know The Code
Johns Manville’s John Elverum and Cadmus Group’s Eric Makela address many of the facets of building code compliance.
December 19, 2018
Protecting Pipes in Plenums
Using fiberglass to protect pipes in plenums
September 19, 2017
The Drive Toward Healthier Buildings
An in-depth look at air quality in commercial buildings and how to design with it in mind
August 16, 2017
Insulating Chilled Water Systems
How to insulate chilled water systems using fiberglass insulation.
October 19, 2016
Learn how fiberglass products meet sustainability regulations.
August 30, 2016

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Mechanical Insulation Intel Blog

Ceilings Are Crucial Elements in The Design and Acoustics of Commercial Spaces
Tue, Oct 29, 2019 | Karen Kroll
Ceilings have become crucial elements in the design and acoustics of many commercial spaces. If you haven’t looked up lately, you may want to take a gander. The unrelenting, ...
Open Plenums Gain Popularity, but be Careful
Tue, Oct 29, 2019 | Karen Kroll
While open plenum spaces have gained popularity, they’re not a panacea, nor can they be used everywhere. For instance, they can’t be used in many healthcare settings, Barnes ...
Top 10 Questions from Insulation Systems as a Design Element Webinar
Wed, Oct 09, 2019 | JM Editors
We recently hosted our live webinar, “Insulation Systems as a Design Element,” where we received a variety of excellent questions. Below, you’ll find the answers to the top 1...
NAIMA Certifies JM Fiberglass Batt and Narrow Roll Insulation Products
Wed, Aug 28, 2019 |
DENVER--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Johns Manville, a Berkshire Hathaway company and leading building products manufacturer, announced today its fiberglass batt and narrow roll insulati...
Understanding "Recycled Content" in Insulation Materials
Wed, Jul 24, 2019 | Kim Melton & Phil Tucker
As we continue to see a cultural shift toward supporting and implementing sustainability, recycling and sustainable manufacturing processes are becoming substantially more pr...

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At JM, we strive to provide the best products and the information you need to use them. That’s why we have created a free online training series around our HVAC and Mechanical insulation solutions. Johns Manville University gives you access to interactive training modules that explain everything from the very basics of insulation systems to how to sell and install JM insulation products for both HVAC and Mechanical system

HVAC Modules

  • HVAC Insulation 101 - The basics of insulation
  • How to Sell Johns Manville HVAC insulatios
  • How to Fabricate and Install HVAC insulation
  • The Proven Safety of Fiberglass

Mechanical Modules

  • Mechanical Insulation 101
  • How to Sell Johns Manville Mechanical Insulation
  • How to Install JM Mechanical Insulation
  • The Proven Safety of Fiberglass

We will continue to add to our list of available training modules to help you better understand how to use and sell JM products. Sign up today and see more.