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What you need to know about the NFPA 285 fire test

What you need to know about the NFPA 285 fire test

NFPA 285 is one of the most talked about tests in the architectural and construction industries. Published by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), the NFPA 285 fire test standard evaluates fire propagation characteristics of exterior wall assemblies that incorporate combustible materials.

5/5/2020

NFPA 285 and the six other fire tests you should know

NFPA 285 and the six other fire tests you should know

When it comes to wall assemblies, the NFPA 285 fire test receives much attention. The test evaluates fire propagation of wall assemblies that contain combustible components. However, the NFPA 285 is only one of several fire tests that may be applicable on a building project.

5/5/2020

​​​A Message to Customers on COVID-19

​​​A Message to Customers on COVID-19

BASF Construction Chemicals / Wall Systems is closely monitoring the Coronavirus situation, particularly in locations where we have manufacturing sites and where our customers have operations. Maintaining the safety of all employees, both our customers' and ours, while providing the service our customers deserve, is our ultimate objective.​​

3/18/2020

How manufacturers are supporting Building Information Modeling (BIM) growth

How manufacturers are supporting Building Information Modeling (BIM) growth

Initially used as a tool for design and construction, BIM has evolved into a workflow process used during the design, construction and operation phases of the building lifecycle.

2/26/2020

BASF launches Insulated Masonry Veneer Systems for exterior building cladding

BASF launches Insulated Masonry Veneer Systems for exterior building cladding

BASF launched Senergy® Channeled Adhesive CI Design and Finestone® Pebbletex CI-DCA Insulated Masonry Veneer Systems, two systems that are used for exterior cladding in commercial and residential construction.

10/1/2019

Top 5 Benefits of Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS)

Top 5 Benefits of Exterior Insulation and Finish Systems (EIFS)

Every project is unique, of course, but we can provide some clarity about a building solution that’s been making some innovative strides lately.

8/28/2019

Streamline Product Selections and Simplify Your Next Build

Streamline Product Selections and Simplify Your Next Build

This constant evolution adds more than just the newest technology to the mix, it adds layers of complexity and risk that must be accommodated as buildings are built.

7/10/2019

BASF Wall Systems holds Applicator Training

BASF Wall Systems holds Applicator Training

BASF Wall Systems hosted an Applicator Training on June 12-13 in New Brighton, Minnesota.

6/27/2019

BASF introduces MAXFLASH Liquid Flashing Membrane

BASF introduces MAXFLASH Liquid Flashing Membrane

BASF today announced the launch of MAXFLASHTM liquid flashing membrane.

6/16/2016