Diab says that it has teamed up with a Spanish building company to develop a sandwich lightweight panel for building façades.

Butech, part of the Porcelansa Group decided to develop the panel for various reasons, including reduced weight. The System X light XXL features a fixing solution for façades with a ceramic facing and an aluminum backside with a core of Divinycell P that for thermal insulation. The panel, which is 3000 x 1000 mm, complies with the Euroclass Bs2d0 fire, smoke and toxicity classification.

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