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James Hardie

James Hardie are an international building materials company and a global producer of fibre cement.

Blog Posts from James Hardie

31 March 2014

Scyon Axon Panel for Non-Combustibility and Bracing

Scyon Axon Panel is classified as a ‘non-combustible’ material that is suitable for cladding and complies with the requirements of C3.7 of Clause-C of the NZBC.

31 January 2014

Increasing Construction Efficiency with Rigid Air Barrier

Traditionally, building frames are wrapped with building underlays – which means waiting for days before the internal building work can be started.

03 April 2013

Fire-Rated Systems Using Scyon Stria Cladding and RAB Board

With the changes to the NZBC regarding fire protection becoming mandatory on 10 April, I've been fielding lots of inquiries about fire-rated systems using Scyon Stria and RAB Board.

03 August 2010

Peak Heat Release Rate of Wall Claddings

The heat release rate of an external wall cladding close to boundary is required to be limited in order to prevent the cladding materials from igniting and contributing to fire.

08 June 2010

Linea Weatherboard's 90 Minute Fire Resistance Rating


With James Hardie's Linea™ Weatherboard you can achieve up to a 90 minute fire resistance rating.

News from James Hardie

Axon Panel Showcased in High-Density Social Housing
James Hardie Products Feature Strongly in Newmarket Mega-Mall
Specify Tested Non-Combustible Cladding Systems for Buildings Over 10m
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