Appraisal number: 863 (2019)
Date issued: 13 Aug 2019
Kirin Insulated Panel System - Internal Partitions and Ceilings
The Kirin Insulated Panel System is for use as internal partitions and ceilings. The system incorporates Kirin Insulated Panels, which are sandwich panels fabricated by injecting polyisocyanurate (PIR) foam between coil-coated steel or stainless steel faces.
Kirin Insulated Panels come in thicknesses ranging from 50 to 200 mm, widths of 1000 mm and lengths of up to 11.85 m. Several different options are available for the exposed surface finish of the steel, including both profile and colour.
Te Kirin Insulated Panel System has been appraised for use as non-loadbearing internal partition and ceiling systems for buildings within the following scope:
- In class 5, 6 ,7, 8, 9a and 9b buildings.
- Constructed with concrete framing complying with AS 3600 or steel framing complying with AS 4100.
The Kirin Insulated Panel System has not been assessed for use where fire rated partitions and ceilings are required.
The structural and thermal design of the Kirin Insulated Panel System for each specific structure is the responsibility of the building designer.
The installation of the Kirin Insulated Panel System is to be carried out by installers trained by Kirin Insulated Panels New Zealand Ltd.
Always refer to the Appraisal in full and the technical literature.