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And the Architects’ Darling Award goes to... ›

16 November 2015

A golden award for ROCKWOOL Germany at the recent Architects’ Darling Awards show.

ROCKWOOL Safe‘n’Silent solutions achieve optimal acoustics for Marina One Project ›

19 October 2015

Due for completion in 2017, Marina One is a new, mixed-use development in Singapore, comprised of residential living areas, office towers and retail podiums, designed by renowned architect Christoph Ingenhoven.

The ROCKPANEL Company triumphs at the BIMobject Awards 2015 ›

13 October 2015

BIMobject – Europe’s fastest growing digital content management system for BIM (Building Information Modelling) objects – came to Milan in September for a two-day conference on the latest developments in BIM technology, where the ROCKPANEL company was awarded ‘Best Use of Private Cloud’.

The Association for Vertical Farming welcomes the
GRODAN business ›

01 October 2015

As part of the membership, the GRODAN business will play a part in safeguarding the strategic future of vertical farming and developing this new and high-tech horticultural sector.

ROCKWOOL Group’s new CEO focuses the business ›

29 September 2015

After a thorough analysis, the CEO of the ROCKWOOL Group is introducing a global programme of change to raise the level of ambition for the business.

Learn more about the global programme of change

Stunning alpine cabin in Slovenia insulated with ROCKWOOL solutions ›

24 September 2015

The shelter, which was airlifted into position with the help of the Slovenian army, offers breath-taking views of the surrounding Kamnik Alps and can sleep up to eight mountaineers.

ROCKWOOL insulation receive high acclaim in major Danish refurbishment project ›

21 September 2015

Renovation of 854 apartments in three towers is underway at apartment building “Grantoften” near Copenhagen where residents look forward to better and warmer homes.

Solving Arctic Challenges ›

15 September 2015

The ROCKWOOL Group provides optimal thermal solutions in the world’s northernmost observatory in Ny-Alesund, Svalbard, Norway.

Largest cruise liner in the world insulated using ROCKWOOL SeaRox ›

08 September 2015

Already a market leader in the industrial insulation market, ROCKWOOL TECHNICAL INSULATION (RTI) shows its variability in this latest marine project, where SeaRox is the primary solution used to insulate the ‘Harmony of the Seas’, the world’s largest cruise liner.

New Volkswagen plant opens in Poland ›

07 September 2015

The new facility, situated in Wielkopolska, near Wrzesnia, will manufacture the successor to the VW Crafter and is insulated using ROCKWOOL solutions.

The ROCKWOOL Group inaugurates new production line in Denmark ›

04 September 2015

The first pallet of insulation was packed yesterday when Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen cut the ribbon at the factory in North Jutland.

ROXUL Inc. at the Pan AM / Parapan AM Games 2015 ›

18 August 2015

ROXUL solutions feature in three new facilities across the Province of Ontario as part of the 2015 Pan AM / Parapan AM Games, helping to provide optimal conditions for athletes during the event.

Innovations for sustainable growing ›

09 July 2015

Growing business - American style ›

07 July 2015

It’s an exciting time for our North American operation. With the new factory in Mississippi, opened just barely a year ago, ROXUL Inc. is certainly making its presence known in the US market. There’s been strong growth in Q1 with particular focus on increasing the business in the south.

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France - New energy for a sluggish construction market ›

02 July 2015

CEO comment: Business update ›

01 July 2015

Dear shareholder, As the new CEO for the ROCKWOOL Group, it is a particular pleasure to address you, our shareholders, for the first time in this publication.

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Increased optimism in the Scandinavian industry ›

01 July 2015

The ROCKWOOL Group is seeing positive growth rates in Scandinavia, with particularly the Swedish construction industry leading the way. Now the Danish construction industry is also beginning to show positive rates.

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The ROCKWOOL Group use Roskilde Festival as an innovation laboratory ›

29 June 2015

The Roskilde Festival, the largest north European culture and music event, is not just a big party – it is also a living laboratory for testing our new products. For the third year in a row, the ROCKWOOL Group is attending the Festival to present some products that lie outside our core traditional business areas.

Press release as PDF in English

Pressemeddelelse på dansk

New ROCKWOOL report explores the potential behind the ‘sixth fuel’ ›

12 June 2015

New report offers improved solution to wasted heat in homes during European air pollution crisis.

ROCKWOOL Group active in circular economy discussions ›

02 June 2015

The European Commission is on target to announce a new set of legislations on Circular Economy by late 2015 consisting of more ambitious policies than were previously suggested. The ROCKWOOL Group is actively taking part in the discussions generated by the renewed focus.

ROCKWOOL China Spearheads Chinese Stone Wool Quality Alliance ›

28 May 2015

The Alliance held its first event on the 23rd April in Yinchuan, capital city of Ningzia Autonomous Region in West China.

ROCKWOOL Adriatic in Croatia receives student award ›

31 March 2015

Every year, the leading Croatian students association, eSTUDENT, awards those Croatian companies most influential in the university community.

The ROCKWOOL Group invests in new logistics centre, Netherlands ›

30 March 2015

A €10 million investment sees the ROCKWOOL Group acquire a new, 9 hectare logistics centre, situated directly adjacent to its existing factory in the industrial area of Roerstreek, Roermond.

Technical insulation becomes an energy-efficient solution to India’s energy problems ›

27 March 2015

India’s population expects to get a boost in its energy needs through power plants insulated with ROCKWOOL stone wool insulation for technical installations

Danish Ambassador visits ROCKWOOL plant in Spain ›

26 March 2015

The Ambassador of Denmark to Spain, Lone Dencker Wisborg, visited the ROCKWOOL Group’s Spanish manufacturing facilities in Caparroso. The event took place as part of an ongoing collaboration between the Danish Embassy and Danish companies operating in Spain, through which the Danish government is seeking to offer support to its established overseas companies in the coming years.

ROCKWOOL Group calls for strong Energy Union ›

20 March 2015

The ROCKWOOL Group together with other business leaders sends a strong message to Danish politicians ahead of EU summit: Denmark has the tools for a successful Energy Union.

French Ministry of Defence chooses ROCKWOOL insulation ›

05 March 2015

New headquarters of the Paris Ministry of Defence, Balard, utilises ROCKWOOL insulation for its fire-safe properties.

‘No more deaths and no more fire risk’ ›

26 February 2015

Safety experts demand update of Europe’s deadly fire regulations

Meeting to discuss tragedy of Europe’s fire building regulations ›

24 February 2015

Taking the ROCKWOOL Group to the next level ›

19 February 2015

Chairman of the Board of Directors Bjørn Høi Jensen comments on the current status and future directions for the ROCKWOOL Group as presented in the Annual Report 2014.

Go to the Annual Report 2014

ROCKWOOL insulation aids fire prevention in first Amazon distribution centres across Poland ›

13 February 2015

New distribution centres recently opened by Amazon mark the internet giant’s first venture into Poland, as part of its ongoing expansion in Europe. Amazon currently controls similar facilities in seven different European countries, with this latest investment being supplied, for the first time, by The ROCKWOOL Group.

Deutsche ROCKWOOL showcases diversity at BAU ›

22 January 2015

Hosted in Munich, BAU is the world’s leading trade fair for architecture, materials and systems; with this year’s event anticipated to exceed 235,000 visitors before its close-date on the 24th January. Deutsche ROCKWOOL stands amongst another 2,000 exhibitors at the fair, which has already displayed a wealth of diverse ideas and solutions within the building industry from a combination of both local and global contributors.

Award winning innovation for affordable sustainable design ›

15 January 2015

A product innovation will soon help home-owners and building designers struggling to make sustainable, low-energy buildings in a cost-effective manner. At Europe’s biggest construction fair, BAU, in Munich 19-24 January 2015, the first new prototypes will be launched of the “Global insulation product of the year” 2014: the ROCKWOOL Group’s innovative ROCKFRAME® profile for making window frames more energy efficient.

The delicate sound of music: Paris inaugurates new Philharmonics with ROCKWOOL acoustic solutions ›

14 January 2015

Sweet music or terrible noise? Our ear is highly sensitive to sound that can lift us to the greatest of emotions – from joy to dismay. Today on Wednesday 14th of January, one of the most challenging sound-scaping projects will be put to the test when the Philharmonie de Paris, designed by internationally renowned French architect Jean Nouvel, will be inaugurated. The new main concert hall alone will accommodate from 2 400 to 3 650 critical pair of ears, the music ranging from large symphonies to jazz and world music.

For hi-res photos and further information of Philharmonie de Paris