(MBT) Managing Building Technology are pleased to announce the accelerated supply of FOAMGLAS® Insulation for the protection of the Sheikh Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi to Main Contractors Sixco-Trojan Joint venture through their Waterproofing Contractor – Western International LLC. The Project continues ahead of schedule.

The Sheikh Zayed National Museum in Abu Dhabi is a highly anticipated cultural project that will celebrate the legacy of the late Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan, the founding father of the United Arab Emirates. This project represents a significant investment in the country’s cultural heritage and is designed to educate and inspire future generations.

One important aspect of the construction of this museum is ensuring the building is energy efficient and environmentally sustainable. To achieve this goal, the project’s  architect Fosters+ Partners have turned to a cutting-edge insulation solution: FOAMGLAS® insulation supplied by MBT.

FOAMGLAS® is an innovative insulation material made from recycled glass that offers a range of benefits for building construction. It is highly durable and resistant to moisture, fire, and chemicals, making it an ideal choice for use in demanding environments such as museums and cultural centers. The material also has excellent thermal insulation properties, which helps to reduce energy consumption and lower greenhouse gas emissions.

The FOAMGLAS® insulation supplied by MBT for the Sheikh Zayed National Museum project is made from recycled glass and has less impact on the environment.  It is a closed-cell material that is impermeable to water and vapour, making it an ideal choice for insulating buildings in humid climates. The insulation is also fire-resistant, which is an important factor in the construction of a museum that will house priceless cultural artifacts.

In addition, to its performance benefits, FOAMGLAS® insulation is also easy to install and can be customized to fit any building design. This makes it a versatile and cost-effective solution for construction projects of all sizes.

MBT is a leading supplier of building technology products and services, with a focus on energy efficiency and sustainability. The company is committed to providing innovative and sustainable building solutions to its customers, and its partnership with the Sheikh Zayed National Museum project is a testament to its commitment to sustainability and innovation.

In conclusion, FOAMGLAS® insulation supplied by MBT is an excellent choice for the Sheikh Zayed National Museum project. Its combination of performance benefits, environmental sustainability, and cost-effectiveness makes it a superior insulation solution for this highly anticipated cultural project. The building’s contractors can be confident that the insulation will help to reduce energy consumption, lower greenhouse gas emissions, and protect the museum’s priceless cultural artifacts for generations to come.