Cemintel Surround™ Whiteish is created with a hint of warm pigments giving it the look of fine alabaster. It matches beautifully with every colour in the Surround palette.
The Cemintel Surround™ range responds to the preference for high performance, lightweight materials and the desire for buildings to enhance the environment where we live. From external façades to interior surfaces, Surround is a reinterpretation of cladding as we know it. With a core range of expertly curated neutral colours and discrete patterns, Surround allows buildings to look as one within their environment. Manufactured in Europe and prefinished, this range works equally well for interior and exterior façades with its sophisticated tactile surfaces, metallic finishes and subtle shades of marl, blue, grey and green. Whiteish matches perfectly with all colours in the Surround palette. For a cool effect, use: 2Br1-c – a steely blue; or be really creative with 2Ry1-w, a soft rosy blush; for something calming try 1Gy1-w, a delicate green; or soft neutral 1Yg-w, a light bone.
- Panels come trimmed and sealed and can be installed horizontally or vertically using the Cemintel Commercial Expresswall® fixing system.
- Only one rivet type used for both gliding and fixing points, making panel installation uncomplicated.
- Prefinished coating is highly effective in repelling water, significantly reducing risk of delamination that may occur in freeze/thaw conditions.
- Environmentally, the European manufacturing process of air curing means less CO² emissions. Panels can be recycled for soil conditioning and do not pose a health risk for landfill disposal.
- Colour matched rivets available to accommodate differential movement between building structure and façade. They also provide a more seamless aesthetic.
- Superior weather resistance and strength compared to other fibre cement panels of similar thickness.
- Applied final sealant coating better withstands weathering over time, as well as environmental factors like pollution and microclimatic conditions, such as mould/algae.
CEMINTEL SURROUND™ PANELS ARE PREFINISHED FIBRE CEMENT PANELS THAT ARE COLOURED THROUGHOUT WITH A TRANSPARENT COATING (MARL) OR OPAQUE COATING (BASE, STRING, LEATHER, METAL) WHICH RESULTS IN A MORE NATURAL APPEARANCE AND DEPTH OF COLOUR THAN CAN BE ACHIEVED WITH A STANDARD SURFACE PAINTED FINISH.
Consisting primarily of Portland Cement, wood pulp, reinforcement fibres, air and water, panels have undergone a longer, natural air curing process and offer superior performance in terms of strength, density and durability. Available in a range of colours, textures & finishes, these square edged panels are manufactured in Europe under EN 12467 (fibre cement flat sheets) and are classified as Category A (for weather resistance), Class 4 (mechanical properties).
|Applications||Façades & Cladding, Internal Linings|
|Type of Building Structure||Residential Housing Buildings within the scope of AS4055, Commercial & Other|
PANEL – DIMENSIONAL & GEOMETRICAL CHARACTERISTICS
|Dimensional/Geometrical Characteristic||Specification||Manufacturing Tolerance||Relevant Standard|
|Panel Width||1200mm||+/- 1.5mm|
|Panel Length||3000mm||+/- 1.5mm|
|Panel Thickness||8mm||+/- 0.8mm|
|Perpendicularity/squareness of edges||<1mm/m|
|Weight (typical)||15.7kg/m2 Based on dry weight|
|Layout Options||Horizontal, Vertical, Curved (refer to Designlink for custom solution)|
Trimmed & Sealed. Lengths up to 3050mm are available as special orders.
PANEL – STRENGTH & MOISTURE RELATED PROPERTIES
|Physical Property||Result||Relevant Standard|
|Modulus of Rupture (Wet)||> 18 Mpa||EN 12467|
|Modulus of Elasticity (Wet)||13 Gpa||EN 12467|
|Density (Oven Dry)||1750Kg/m3 (typical value)||EN 12467|
|Water Vapor Diffusion||400||EN 12572|
|Water Tightness (24hrs)||No water droplet||EN 12467|
|Water Absorption (Saturated – 48hrs)||< 15% (typical value)||ASTM C 1186|
|Moisture Content (EMC)||< 8%||EN 12467|
|Moisture Movement||< 0.15%||EN 12467|
NB/ The above test results relate to coated panels unless otherwise specified (ie edges are sealed for testing to reflect the characteristic of sheets as delivered & in accordance with installation instructions).
PANEL – OTHER DURABILITY/WEATHER RESISTANCE INDICATORS
|Heat Rain||PASSED (50 Cycles)||EN 12467|
|Freeze Thaw||PASSED (100 Cycles)||EN 12467|
|Warm Water Resistance||PASSED (56 days)||EN 12467|
|Soak Dry||PASSED (50 Cycles)||EN 12467|
PANEL – FINISH CHARACTERISTICS
|UV Resistance||Colour Constancy to remain within 8.0 Delta E units compared to agreed prototype over 10 year warranty period||N/A|
|Formaldehyde Emission Rate|
|VOC Emission Rate|
|Spectral Reflectivity Values||Solar Reflectance %||Solar Absorption %||Basix Colour||Relevant Standard|
|Whiteish Base||67.9||32.1 (+/-2.0)||Light||ASTM E903-12|
|Whiteish String||67.9||32.1 (+/-2.0)||Light||ASTM E903-12|
|Whiteish Leather||67.9||32.1 (+/-2.0)||Light||ASTM E903-12|
|Whiteish Metal (Special Order*)|
|Whiteish Marl (Special Order*)|
PANEL – FIRE RESISTANCE, THERMAL & ACCOUSTIC PROPERTIES
|Combustibility||Suitable for use in applications where non-combustible materials are specified by the Deemed to Satisfy Provisions of the 2016 BCA Vol 1 Amendment 1 Clause C1.9 (2015 BCA Vol Clause C1.12)|
|Fire Hazard Properties||Group 1 Av Specific Extinction Area <250||AS/NZ 3837|
|Surface Burning Characteristics||Ignitability index = 0, Spread of flame index = 0, Heat evolved index = 0, Smoke developed index = 2 (Black), 3 (White)||AS1530.3|
|Thermal Conductivity (λ-Factor)||≈ 0.5 – 1.0 W/mK||N/A|
|Thermal Expansion Co-efficient||0.01mm/mK||N/A|
|Sound reduction (depends on construction)||≈ 3 – 5 dB||EN 12467|
|Within Scope of AS4055?||Yes|
|Wind Loading – Residential housing buildings within the scope of AS4055||N1, N2, N3, N4, N5, N6, C1, C2, C3, C4|
|Weatherproofing||Has passed testing at a serviceability wind pressure of +2.5kPa and -2.7kPa and an ultimate wind pressure of +7kPa and -7kPa||AS 4284|
|Cyclonic Conditions||Has passed testing at 7kpa||AS 4040.3|
|Fire Resistance Limits (FRLs)||Up to 120/120/120 & -/180/180||Refer to Gyprock® The Red Book™|
|Bushfire Construction||BAL 29 (Construction for Bushfire Attack Level 29 for an external wall)||AS 3959-8|
|Acoustic||Acoustic solutions of up to RW/RW+CTR 56/47 are detailed||Refer to Gyprock® The Red Book™|
|Thermal||Thermal solutions of up to RT(sum)/RT(win) 3.5/3.8 are detailed||Refer to Gyprock® The Red Book™|
|Maximum Span (Stud Spacing)||Up to 600mm|
|Nail to Timber Frame||No|
|Screw to Timber Frame||No|
|Screw to Steel Frame||No|
|Adhesive, Split Batten, etc.||No|
|Hidden by Overlapping Panel||No|
|Flush Jointed (Taped)||No|
- Cemintel Surround Range Brochure – PDF | 9.3MB
- Surround BIM files – ZIP | 4.1MB
- Surround Internal Design & Installation Guide – PDF | 7.4MB
Surround Product Warranty – PDF | 102.7KB
Surround Fire Performance – PDF | 960.7KB
Cemintel Product Portfolio – PDF | 16.0MB
Fire Performance Guide – Fibre Cement Cladding – PDF | 3.3MB
Surround Product Flyer – PDF | 11.7MB
Surround External Design & Installation Guide – PDF | 13.6MB
Surround Panel Saftey Data Sheet – PDF | 697.1KB
- Surround – Cleaning & Maintenance Instructions – PDF | 723.3KB
- Eaves and Soffits Product Flyer – PDF | 7.6MB
- Air Barriers Design & Installation Guide – PDF | 10.2MB
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