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Sager Pipelane: Simply Better


With its PIPELANE products, SAGER has successfully defi ned the key production parameters so that the end product is a «pipe section» which meets the highest demands for heat and sound insulation using mineral wool. In addition, SAGLAN slabs and rolls for technical insulation are optimum supplementary products for building services and industry.



Straight line sections can be insulated quickly, easily and reliably using different materials. There are tricky spots, however, which require on-site adjustments. Apart from being non-fl ammable, glass wool clearly stands out for its elasticity and adaptability. And in addition, its bulk density is signifi cantly lower than that of rock wool products, which allows the processor to work more efficiently and economically.


All PIPELANE products are non-fl ammable and are classified A1 (Switzerland 6q.3) for non-coated products and A2 (5.3) for products coated with pure aluminium.


All mineral wool products solidifi ed with an organic binder, i.e. rock wool and glass wool, face the problem that the binder has a tendency to evaporate at ≥ 250 °C. Usually, a melting point of ≥ 1000 °C is only required for specific types of buildings and/or for the unprotected penetration of fire compartments.


 



Our products are highly biodegradable and have been awarded the EUCEB and RAL quality labels.


Since 1978, Sager AG has been producing glass wool products under the SAGLAN brand. SAGER thus has more than 30 years of experience in mineral wool production and has gathered considerable expertise over the decades. Two years ago, SAGLAN added pipe sections under the PIPELANE brand to its product range which primarily comprises slabs and rolls. Today, SAGER is a performance-oriented and fl exible medium-sized Swiss company which considers itself a partner of its customers. More than 60 years on the market stand for long partnerships, trust, personal relationships as well as technical and functional solutions. In addition, SAGER has vast experience in the production of expanded polystyrene and is therefore well familiar with strict quality assurance measures. It carries out internal as well as external
quality control.






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