Industrial Products

Crossroads C&I distributes the most extensive range of industrial pipe and vessel insulation materials in Canada, and they come in a large variety of forms which fall into one of the following categories:

Mineral Wool

Mineral wools, including rock and slag wools, are inorganic strands of mineral fibre bonded together using organic binders. Mineral wool pipe insulation provides excellent thermal insulation performance for mechanical/power and process piping systems operating from sub-ambient to 1200°F (650°C). Mineral wools are used on all types of pipe and vessel work – particularly industrial pipe and vessel work operating at higher temperatures. Applications focused on thermal performance with a lightweight, easy to install insulation are well served with Crossroads C&I Mineral Wool. Available in a breadth of shapes and sizes, this product assortment can maximize control of processes while contributing to reduced operating costs and energy savings.

Roxul Mineral Wool Products

  • ProRox SL 930, 940, 960, 540 et 560 - High Temperature, Industrial Board Insulation
  • ProRox FSL 930, 940, 960 - High Temperature, Industrial Blanket Insulation
  • FabRock® LT & HT - Premium Multi-Purpose Board Insulation

 

 

 
 

MinWool-1200® Pipe

 

 

 Crossroads C&I distributes IIG MinWool-1200 Pipe Insulation which is made of inorganic fibers derived from basalt, a volcanic rock, with a thermosetting resin binder. Advanced manufacturing technology ensures consistent product quality, with high fiber density and low shot content, for excellent performance in high temperature thermal control and fire resistance applications.

New Mineral Wool Product

Introducing MPT® Pre-Formed Pipe Insulation 

MPT-FPF Field Pre-Formed Mineral Wool Pipe Insulation, distributed by Crossroads C&I, is made of inorganic fibers derived from basalt, a volcanic rock, with thermosetting resin binder. Advanced manufacturing technology ensures consistent product quality, with high fiber density and low shot content, for excellent performance in thermal control and fire resistance applications. MPT-FPF is a factory "V" grooved mineral wool board with a unique pressure sensitive contact adhesive in the grooves. It ships flat in 4 mil plastic and allows easy forming at the job site. MPT-FPF is manufactured to specific pipe sizes with a variety of facing options.

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Fiber glass/Glass wool

Fiber glass pipe and equipment insulation distributed by Crossroads C&I is suitable for installation over hot, cold, concealed and exposed piping systems with operating temperatures up to 850°F (454°C). Consistent product performance means dependable insulation values, superior strength and easy installation. Available in a range of sizes this product can be used for thermal and acoustic applications.

Micro-Lok® HP

 

Crossroads C&I distributes Micro-Lok® HP Fiber Glass Pipe Insulation which is a high performance insulation made from rotary glass fibers bonded with a thermosetting resin and produced in 36" (0.92 m) lengths. Micro-Lok HP is used to insulate standard iron pipe and copper tubing. The 3-foot (0.92 m) sections are available plain or with a factory applied vapor-barrier jacket. The all-service (ASJ) vapor retarder jacket includes a longitudinal, self-sealing closure lap. The jacket system is adhered to each fiber glass section using a specially formulated adhesive to ensure jacket securement. A latex paint may be applied to the Micro-Lok HP jacket after installation.

The factory-installed tape system permits installation at ambient temperatures down to 20°F (-7°C), and will not soften or separate when exposed to high ambient temperatures and humidity.

Micro-Flex®

 

 Micro-Flex® Large Diameter Pipe and Tank Wrap, distributed by Crossroads C&I, is a 2.5 pcf (40.1 kg/m3) density product made from high temperature, semi-rigid fiber glass blanket bonded to a flexible facing. Shipped in roll form, the unique fiber orientation gives Micro-Flex increased compressive strength, and permits close installation on round surfaces without reducing the thickness of insulation resulting in a loss of insulating efficiency. Both AP and FSK facings are intended for indoor use, and AP facing may be painted with a latex paint after installation. The ease of fit is particularly helpful on retro-fit installations where existing insulation may result in non-standard outside diameters.

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Calcium Silicate

When exceptional strength and durability are required along with low thermal conductivity, calcium silicate products provide a solution. An installation product which is a pre-formed, high temperature, abuse-resistant pipe and block insulation with exceptional structural strength, composed of hydrous calcium silicate for use on systems operating up to 1200°F (650°C). Available in a large selection of sizes and forms, calcium silicate distributed by Crossroads C&I, can fit many industrial applications.

 

Thermo-12® Gold

Crossroads C&I distributes Thermo-12 Gold which is a pre-formed, high temperature, abuse-resistant pipe and block insulation with exceptional structural strength, composed of hydrous calcium silicate for use on systems operating up to 1200°F (650°C). It is inorganic, non-combustible, Asbestos Free and meets or exceeds the physical and thermal property requirements of ASTM C533, Type 1. Integral to Thermo-12 Gold is XOX, a distinctive formula and process that inhibits corrosion to outside surfaces of pipe and equipment.

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Foamglas®

FOAMGLAS® insulation, as fabricated by Crossroads C&I, earns an excellent rating in its overall performance assessment. Due to its unique combination of physical characteristics, which provide safety, durability, sustainability, and long term economic benefits, FOAMGLAS® insulation is the preferred insulating material for industrial construction.

The inorganic safety insulation material FOAMGLAS® insulation, which is composed of millions of completely sealed glass cells, has stood the test of time in applications for decades. This all-glass, closed-cell structure provides an unmatched combination of physical properties ideal for piping and equipment above the ground, as well as underground, indoors at operating temperatures from -268°C to +482°C (-450° F to +900°F):

  • Resistant to water in both liquid and vapor form
  • Noncorrosive
  • Noncombustible/nonabsorbent of combustible liquids
  • Resistant to most industrial reagents
  • Dimensionally stable under a variety of temperature & humidity conditions
  • Superior compressive strength
  • Resistant to vermin, microbes and mold
  • Fiber, CFC and HCFC free

FOAMGLAS® insulation is manufactured only from crushed glass and carbon, is free from fibers, CFC and HCFC and is environmentally sound. With its constant, and long-term energy efficiency, FOAMGLAS® cellular glass insulation provides low, predictable energy costs. At Crossroads C&I we can custom fabricate your FOAMGLAS® requirements. Pipe cover, elbows, segments and more. Please visit the Fabrication section of our website for more information.

 

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Perlite Insulation

Specifiers to the industrial processing and power generating industries recognize that stainless steel pipes and vessels are susceptible to stress corrosion cracking. One solution is an expanded perlite product with a built-in corrosion inhibitor as distributed by Crossroads C&I. Combined with resistance to water absorption, perlite effectively minimizes corrosion to outside surfaces of pipe and vessel and equipment while providing excellent thermal insulation.

Sproule WR-1200®

Crossroads C&I distributes Sproule WR-1200® which is a pre-formed, high temperature, non-wicking pipe and block insulation composed of expanded perlite uniformly reinforced with a high strength fiber for use on systems operating up to 1200°F (649°C). It is inorganic, non-combustible and meets or exceeds the physical property requirements of ASTM C610. Sproule WR-1200 is produced with a blue visual color coding dispersed throughout the product to assure it can be identified as asbestos free. Integral to Sproule WR-1200 is XOX, a distinctive formula and process that inhibits corrosion to outside surfaces of pipe and equipment, especially stress corrosion cracking of austenitic stainless steel.

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Aerogel

Crossroads C&I distributes aerogels that are flexible, durable industrial insulation products which meet the most demanding requirements and span the entire service temperature range from -460°F (-270°C) to 1200°F (650°C). Aerogels can be used for a wide range of industrial applications including refineries, petrochemical, and gas processing. Aerogels are one the most effective high-temperature insulation materials in the industrial market, typically 2-5 times thinner than competing products. Aerogels are efficient, durable, and productive to install. Its water resistance offers a level of protection against corrosion under insulation.

Pyrogel® XT-E

Thicknesses: 0.20 in and 0.40 in (5 mm and 10 mm)

Pyrogel® XT-E is used for a wide range of industrial applications including refineries, petrochemical, and gas processing. Pyrogel XT-E is the most effective high-temperature insulation material in the industrial market, typically 2-5 times thinner than competing products. Pyrogel® XT-E, distributed by Crossroads C&I, is efficient, durable, and more productive to install. Its water resistance offers a level of protection against corrosion under insulation (CUI).

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Polyisocyanurate

Crossroads C&I fabricates and distributes TRYMER® 2000 XP Polyisocyanurate Insulation

TRYMER® 2000 XP polyisocyanurate pipe insulation is a polyurethane modified polyisocyanurate cellular plastic supplied in the form of bunstock. It can be fabricated into sheets, pipe shells and other shapes for a variety of thermal insulation applications.

TRYMER 2000 XP insulation is suitable for applications that require a Flame Spread Index of 25 or less and a Smoke Developed Index of 450 or less when tested as per ASTM E84. These are typical requirements for pipe insulation located in non-plenum locations so Trymer 2000 XP Insulation is particularly ideal for use as pipe insulation in the non-plenum areas of commercial buildings.

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Aluminum and Stainless Steel Jacketing

In addition to the insulation materials we supply, Crossroads C&I also distributes aluminum and stainless steel jacketing, sheets and elbows for the protection of thermal insulation used primarily in refineries, power plants, chemical facilities and paper mills.

Among the metal jacketing products and accessories we manufacture are included:

Metal Jacketing Products and Accessories

Roll Jacketing - regular and painted aluminum roll jacketing recommended for use in insulated pipe, tanks and vessels less than 8 ft. in diameter; stainless steel roll jacketing for a variety of industrial, commercial and transportation uses; highly corrosion-resistant aluminum roll jacketing; sound barrier jacketing used with both fibrous and closed-cell insulation materials as a path control form of acoustic treatment.

Sheets - Deep Corrugated Sheets, available in aluminum, painted aluminum and stainless steel and 4 by 1 Box Rib Sheets.


Banding - aluminum and stainless steel strapping and seals.

Elbows - 45° and 90° aluminum and stainless steel elbows, and aluminum multi-fit elbows; made from quality alloys.

Accessories - Fabstraps, clips, springs and more.

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Refractory Products

Crossroads C&I supplies refractory products from NuTec Fibratec a leading producer of high-temperature insulation products providing innovative heat management solutions and energy savings for a broad range of industries.

With more than 35 years of experience, Nutec Fibratec is a quality producer of high temperature insulation fibers. Throughout this time we have been developing thermal solutions all over the globe in different industries such as petrochemical, ceramic, power generation, glass and heat treating to name a few.

 

 

HPS Board Products

Nutec Fibratec* Board is a light-weight refractory material produced from silica-alumina fibers for application temperatures of up to 1538 C (2800 F).



Nutec Fibratec* board features excellent insulating properties and is specially designed to withstand high-speed gas flows. It is ideally suited for heater chimneys, ductwork and furnaces, due to its low thermal conductivity and low heat storage, allowing for shorter burning cycle times and quick access for maintenance


SMG 1200 Spun Blanket

 

Nutec Fibratec Supermag* blanket is a high temperature body soluble fiber that utilizes a unique spinning technology to create a special fiber with superior thermal and mechanical properties. This special fiber is made from a blend of calcium, silica and magnesium having the ability to support maximum short term exposure temperatures up to 1200°C

 

Isofrax

Isofrax® thermal insulation utilizes a unique, patented silica-magnesia chemistry which produces products capable of withstanding continuous operating temperatures up to 1260°C (2300°F). Isofrax products are designed to have enhanced in-vitro solubility characteristics which enable Isofrax products to meet European regulatory requirements for synthetic vitreous fibers