Manufactured Structural Thermal Break Element
Schöck, the international developer of innovative construction products for thermal insulation, impact sound insulation and reinforcement technology, officially announces the U. S. introduction of Isokorb, an off-the-shelf solution to thermal bridging in the building envelope. The product is a load-bearing and thermal-insulating element for connecting cantilevers, such as balconies and canopies which penetrate a building’s exterior, offers the following advantages:
• Reduced risk of damages from condensation and mold,
• Energy savings and less operating costs from space heating,
• Contribution towards sustainable building practices and LEED accreditation,
• Improvement in living comfort from warmer surface temperatures Forming a thermal break in the building envelope with Isokorb also ensures full structural integrity.