Further technical information such as composition and manufacture, size and weight, performance and sitework...

Further technical information such as composition and manufacture, size and weight, performance and sitework...

Composition and manufacture

All fibre-cement slates are manufactured using Portland cement, together with a non-asbestos formulation of blended synthetic and cellulose fibres. They are pigmented during production and are fully compressed, finished with a semi-matt acrylic coating to both faces and all edges. All five formats are manufactured in accordance with BS EN ISO 9001:2000 and to the requirements of
BS EN 492:2004.

Appearance

Jutland fibre-cement slates are available in Blue/Black, Graphite, Russet and Autumn Brown colours.

Moorland fibre-cement slates have a dressed edge and are ideal where an authentic appearance is required. They are available in Blue/Black colour.

Zeeland fibre-cement slates have a textured surface, providing a more interesting roofscape. They are available in Blue/Black colour.

Westerland fibre-cement slates have a textured surface and dressed edges, making them a popular choice for prestigious projects.

They are available in Blue/Black, Graphite and Welsh Blue colours.

Diamond fibre-cement slates are available in Blue/Black, Russet and Brown colours.

Strength

Exceeds the requirements of Class B of BS EN 492:2004, giving an average bending moment greater than 50N/mm.

Sitework

Cembrit’s fibre-cement slates are supplied directly to approved accounts, roofing contractors and building merchants; prices are also available on request. The fibre-cement slate range should be laid in accordance with the provisions of the latest edition of BS 5534:2003 and the code of practice for workmanship on building sites, slating and tiling BS 8000-6:1990, and ventilated in accordance with BS 5250:2002.

Environment

Cembrit’s range of fibre-cement slates is manufactured in a factory which complies with the requirements of Environmental Management Systems standard BS EN ISO 14001:2004, and has been awarded a Bureau Veritas Certification, Certificate Number 172000.

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Cembrit

Cembrit® is a members of the Cembrit Holding A/S Group of Denmark. The company is one of Europe's major building material producers with over 80 years' experience in the manufacture of fibre-reinforced cement products for the roofing and cladding...
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