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Lagging and Jacketing

Lagging is steel or aluminum finishing material used to cover many types of insulation, especially on large, flat surfaces such as boiler walls, flues, ducts, precipitators, bag houses, selective catalytic reduction systems, air heaters, economizers, scrubbers, wind boxes and fans. Also known as cladding or sheet metal.

Atlantech offers lagging, jacketing and accessories to aid in providing a tailored job of covering the insulated areas to suit the particular installation and its configurations.

Aluminum Lagging

Aluminum Lagging

Atlantech is a distributor of high quality Aluminum "Lagging" or finishing material used to cover many types of insulation, especially on large, flat surfaces such as boiler walls, flues, ducts, precipitators, bag houses, selective catalytic reduction systems, air heaters, economizers, scrubbers, wind boxes and fans. Also known as cladding or sheet metal, lagging does not include a vapor barrier, and ranges in thickness from 0.032 inches to 0.063 inches for aluminum. Lagging, in general terms, is a tailored job of covering the insulated areas to suit the particular installation and its configurations.

Stainless Steel Lagging

Stainless Steel Lagging

Stainless Steel "Lagging" or finishing material is used to cover many types of insulation, especially on large, flat surfaces such as boiler walls, flues, ducts, precipitators, bag houses, selective catalytic reduction systems, air heaters, economizers, scrubbers, wind boxes and fans. Also known as cladding or sheet metal, lagging does not include a vapor barrier, and ranges in thickness from 20 gauge to 16 gauge for steel.

First and foremost, it is used to protect the insulation it covers and is applied over insulated areas to present a true plane - a flat and even surface. It must be stiffened and fastened on adequate centers to prevent excessive deflection or "oil canning" when hot or cold.

Aluminum Jacketing

Aluminum Jacketing

Aluminum jacketing is suitable for most general industrial applications. It will keep your insulation dry and functional. Jacketing is recommended for insulated piping, tanks and vessels less than 8 feet in diameter.

Stainless Steel Jacketing

Stainless Steel Jacketing

Stainless Steel Jacketing is recommended in areas which require superior fire resistance. Stainless Steel has a higher emittance value than Aluminum, and has physical properties superior to all other metal used as insulation protective jacketing. Jacketing is recommended for insulated piping, tanks, and vessels less than 8 feet in diameter.

PVC Jacketing

PVC Jacketing

PVC insulated jacketing is the ideal replacement for aluminum, stainless steel, and most other common insulation coverings. Ease of maintenance and exceptional weatherability make PVC the choice for for indoor and outdoor industrial and commercial piping systems. PVC jacketing also works well for areas that may accumulate dust and debris and require a wash down periodically.

PVC Cut & Curled Jacketing

PVC Cut & Curled Jacketing

PVC jacketing is used to insulate and finish mechanical piping and equipment. The high gloss PVC surface provides a cleaner, neater appearance. PVC is easy to maintain and corrosion resistant for effective indoor or outdoor use in commercial, institutional and industrial facilities.

Lagging & Jacketing Accessories

Lagging & Jacketing Accessories

Atlantech offers a wide range of Lagging & Jacketing Accessories including Strapping, Seals, Wire, Mesh, Screws, Cement, Caulks and Adhesives.