Light-weight panels Acotec: where, why, how

Have you already heard of Acotec, non-load-bearing partition wall panels? If it’s a new building technology for you or if you are currently building separation walls out of tiles, bricks, gyproc or calcium silicate panels, this blog might interest you. Let me describe where, why and how Acotec panels are used. Where? The panels are…

Why sandwich panels?

Faced with the prospect of building a house that fronted on to a beautiful piece of bushland above the city of Adelaide in South Australia, I was determined to specify materials that would withstand the conditions. With a typically Mediterranean type climate, the Adelaide Hills area can see heat well into the 40s and strong…