The Viroc board is also appropriate for use in the construction of partition walls.
When applied outdoors the ventilated facades system rules must be respected.
Such an application is enhanced by the board's features with respect to its visual appearance, mechanical strength, sound insulation, fire resistance and durability.
It is the preferred choice for hotel rooms or cinema theatres, where acoustic resistance to airborne sounds and fire resistance are the criteria that define the space to be partitioned. Viroc boards are also ideal for use in damp indoor areas because of the boards moisture resistance, such as the use in swimming pool complexes, changing rooms and bathroom facilities.
Viroc boards can also be used as a covering and finishing of existing walls, both indoors and outdoors.
The minimum thickness of Viroc boards used on indoor walls in dry areas is 10 mm and it is 12mm for use in indoor or outdoor damp areas.
Paint or varnish coatings are necessary in damp areas.
Support structure: Wood or Metal
Fastening: Screws / rivets
10 mm (3/8”) for dry indoors
12 mm (1/2”) for moist indoors and outdoors
Board maximum size:
3000 x 1250 mm (118,11” x 49,21”)
Viroc is a cement bonded particle board. It is a composite material, composed by a compressed and dry mixture of pine wood particles and cement. Its appearance is not homogeneous. A natural characteristic of the product is to have patches of various shades. The Viroc panel is produced in different colours.