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Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® technical details
Super durable, guaranteed performance pre-finished steel

Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Introduction

Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is a super Contents
durable pre-finished steel product
from Tata Steel. It offers
Colorcoat® pre-finished steel 3
exceptional and proven weather
resistance and long-term colour Super durable Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® 4
and gloss retention. Its
Robust paint technology 5
performance characteristics,
together with the results of its Product of sustained evolution 6
rigorous testing, are detailed in
Steel substrate 8
this technical brochure.
Double-sided Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® 9
Unrivalled Galvalloy® corrosion protection 10
Product performance 12
Abrasion resistance 13
Corrosion resistance 14
Interior performance - corrosion resistance 18
Chemical resistance 21
UV resistance 22
Solar reflectivity 26
Fire performance 28
Confidex® Guarantee 30
Sustainability 32
Colour reassurance 34
Colorcoat® services 35

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Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Introduction

pre-finished steel
Expertise Quality
Tata Steel has been developing and With a world-class reputation in steel, Tata
manufacturing the Colorcoat® range of pre- Steel products and services are widely used in
finished steel for five decades. Over the years, the construction market. Utilising steel
our developments have been at the forefront produced by Tata Steel in the UK, Colorcoat
of new advances in pre-finished steel resulting HPS200 Ultra® is manufactured to exacting
in longer lasting products and unprecedented standards at Shotton in North Wales.
colour ranges.
Our products are subject to carefully
We continue to apply our knowledge and monitored processes and comprehensive,
understanding to ensure that Colorcoat® independent testing to ensure compliance
remains a market-leading brand. We actively with the highest and most demanding
engage with architects and other specialists to European standards. The superior and proven
build on our experience and detailed long-term performance of our pre-finished
knowledge of the construction market and to steel products means we are able to
lead the way in developing new products. guarantee Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® for
Sustainability is a key driver for the up to 40 years for industrial and
Construction industry with an increasing commercial buildings. Colorcoat
demand to build with this in mind. Tata Steel HPS200 Ultra® is also supported
have an in depth knowledge of the by a comprehensive range of
environmental impacts of not only Colorcoat® services, technical advice
products but also the various roof and and guidance.
cladding systems that they are part of. This
understanding means that we are able to
support you in designing sustainable building
envelope solutions.

At Tata Steel we are committed to making
products that meet the needs of the market
and to making them in the most responsible
way. Our commitment to sustainability also
means we actively manage our impacts and
contribution throughout the full life of our
products - with our suppliers, within our own
operations, through the supply chains we
serve and by taking responsibility for recycling
steel. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has achieved
BES 6001 responsible sourcing certificate
which reinforces our commitment to

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designed to withstand the most demanding and aggressive environments – both external • Exceeds requirements of CPI5 as per and internal. retention. covered for the same duration of the The choice of a pre-finished steel product is Confidex® Guarantee. industrial and commercial buildings and these real-life scenarios provide further evidence of • BBA certified for durability in excess of 40 the product’s super durable qualities. • Available with Confidex Sustain® to offer It has been subjected to comprehensive the world’s first CarbonNeutral® building natural and accelerated testing. 4 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. beyond the required standards.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Super durable Super durable Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® pre-finished steel • Confidex® Guarantee for up to 40 years for combines outstanding performance with the weatherside of industrial and exceptional durability. does. • Double-sided option providing a robust Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® barrier on the reverse side of the steel features and benefits: substrate for buildings with demanding • Optimised Galvalloy® metallic coating for internal and external environments. • Fully recyclable with full product traceability and REACH compliance. The product is built commercial buildings with no inspection or to last – and exhaustive testing proves that it maintenance to maintain its validity. exceptional corrosion resistance and cut edge . Colorcoat • Standard sizes are available on short HPS200 Ultra® is used in a wide range of production lead times. • Scintilla® embossed as a mark of authenticity from Tata Steel. • Surpasses requirements of RUV4 and RC5 as per EN 10169:2010 providing excellent colour and gloss retention and corrosion resistance. fundamental to both the long-term • A project based warranty outside Confidex® performance and visual appearance of the zones may be available on a case by case building envelope. providing exceptional corrosion EN 10169:2010 demonstrating excellent resistance and outstanding colour and gloss barrier properties when used internally. years. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is basis for standard cladding applications. often way envelope. modules with no reduction in guarantee Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is suitable for many length ensuring all parts of the roof are different construction applications.colorcoat-online. • Made in the UK for a lower carbon footprint and certified to BES 6001 Responsible Sourcing standard. With its market-leading guarantees • Can be used under photovoltaic (PV) frame and excellent sustainability credentials.

emboss is subtle and does not detract from the overall appearance of the building. chemical and UV Unlike standard leathergrain patterns the resistance. Each layer has a particular function. The Galvalloy® metallic coating. looking smooth and creating a modern building appearance from a distance. The Scintilla® emboss provides a unique guarantee of authenticity. depth of only nominal 50 microns. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® layers illustration HPS200 Ultra® incorporates a unique Key protective layer and the latest polymer Top coat with unique Scintilla® technology. Blue denotes depth of emboss. which pre-treatment and primer provide unrivalled makes it less likely to trap dirt than deeper corrosion resistance even at the cut edges. leathergrain embosses therefore making the pre-finished steel easier to clean whilst being The unique topcoat formulation (nominal 200 more robust. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Durability Robust paint technology The multi-layered structure of Colorcoat Figure 1. which provides abrasion. Blue denotes depth of emboss. Multi-layered functionality Unique Scintilla® emboss The functional layers of Colorcoat HPS200 Unique to Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® the Ultra® combine to deliver super durability and Scintilla® emboss has been developed with a robustness. Figure 2. and an overall thicker protective topcoat from Tata Steel. Figure 3. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 5 . Pre-treatment Pre-finished steel comprises a number of paint Galvalloy® metallic coating layers and treatments that are applied to the Base substrate steel in an automated and carefully controlled Galvalloy® metallic coating process. super durable and Corrosion resistant primer maintains its appearance for longer. This means that Colorcoat emboss by Tata Steel HPS200 Ultra® is strong. versatile and aesthetically pleasing. Nominal depth of 70 microns. Pre-treatment The synergistic effect of these various layers High performance backing coat ensures a material that is robust. microns) utilises leading polymer technology. Scintilla® emboss Leathergrain emboss Nominal depth of only 50 microns.

com . colours guaranteed protection from corrosion through the use of our unique Galvalloy® To view the full standard colour range or to metallic coating and a step change in topcoat order samples visit performance through the utilisation of a www.offering scope for both micron plastisol. Classic and further extended Matt services.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Evolution Product of sustained evolution Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is the result of 50 Evolution of performance Evolution of colour years of sustained research. our team of researchers has durability are imperative.colorcoat-online.colorcoat-online. long-lasting buildings Ultra® exceeds the highest European evolving industry. In the 1960s we were the first company in Today’s super durable Colorcoat HPS200 The extensive colour range provides Europe to develop and manufacture a 200 Ultra® comes with comprehensive guarantees exceptional choice . standards for both colour and gloss retention. Colorcoat building envelope where longevity and HPS200 Ultra® is available in 40 standard Since then. development The development of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Over time. These include long-lasting. technological advances and increasing choice. colours and to make the colour selection continued to lead the way with new process easier the palette is grouped by developments to improve our products and Signature. 6 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. we have utilised topcoat and and investment. aesthetic improvement of both colour performance and that our pre-finished steel is innovative and customised polymer. We apply our technical has been driven and guided by many factors. Tests show that Colorcoat HPS200 enhanced to meet the demands of an demands for robust. or call the Colorcoat Connection® helpline on +44 (0) 1244 892434 to order a colour card. and offers a sustainable solution for the bold and subtle design statements. with low life cycle costs. pigment technology for the continuous expertise and market knowledge to ensure These include legislative changes.

Improved colour and formulation. tested beyond the gloss with extended Guarantee extended limits. performance level emboss introduced. Figure 4. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Evolution Today’s super durable Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is the result of continuous development and improvement over 50 years 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s Colorcoat® launches Colorcoat® further Colorcoat HP200® Confidex® Guarantee. Now an ideal 28 shade colour up to 40 years. Evolutionary development for bespoke colours. New product for palette. and phthalate free HPS200 Ultra® is increased to 20 years. gloss retention. 1960s 196 60s 1970s 1970 0s 1980 0s 1980s 19 990s 1990s 2000s 2010s Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 7 . Colorcoat HPS200 Super durability and in 12 colours – first in developed for brings more colour Galvalloy® metallic Ultra® with advanced sustainability are key Europe with 200 improved colour and choice with coating and Scintilla® topcoat technology benefits as Colorcoat micron plastisol. colour palette and demanding internal launch of Repertoire® environments too.

lighter gauge gauge material for normal and special material is more prone to damage during tolerance categories. the gauge is measured as the around fasteners due to slight steel substrate plus the Galvalloy® metallic misalignment of the primary/secondary coating. versatile and truly recyclable. The steel strength and flexibility. The European standard EN 10143:2006 defines the tolerances for different grade. substrate for Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is • Ability to work well with other manufactured by Tata Steel. Building visual appearance. in the 1. effective without any compromise on quality. Designing with steel The gauge of the steel plays a vital role in the Incorrectly specifying physical properties and performance of the gauge or gauge tolerances roof or wall cladding that is manufactured can affect: from it. in the construction market. 8 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. as well as safety implications during construction and maintenance. producing strong. In the case of Colorcoat installation. width and 2. lightweight structures enabling fast build programs that are cost • Excellent durability and performance in use. Strong. Tata Steel supplies pre-finished steel to normal and special tolerances according to EN 10143:2006 to ensure that the cladding performs as designed. Incorrect specification may. steel is • Excellent environmental performance – a compelling choice for the building offering high recyclability and re-use envelope. potential. have safety implications such as in service load capacity and purlin spacings roof fragility. Steel has one of the highest strength-to- • Ability to be pre-fabricated off-site and weight ratios of any building material – constructed quickly and accurately on-site. including worst cases. Structural . Tata Steel provides: Steel products and services are widely used • Functionality. structure. and distortion of the profile HPS200 Ultra®. materials.colorcoat-online. versatility.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Steel substrate Steel substrate With a world class reputation in steel.

Galvalloy® metallic coating Base substrate Table 1. the same unique topcoat formulation topcoat and corrosion-resistant primer is applied to the reverse side of the product. For double sided Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. Double sided Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® by Tata Steel available in any colour from the Colorcoat Key HPS200 Ultra® colour range and are a nominal Top coat with unique 200 microns. These include leisure facilities with high levels of humidity and manufacturing plants where chemical agents are used. Both the topcoat and the reverse coat are Figure 5. The application of our unique Galvalloy® metallic coating and corrosion resistant primer on both sides of the steel substrate ensures a superior cut edge performance for double sided products. For the 200 micron reverse side. This option is ideal for complex or demanding applications where an increased level of protection is required on both sides of the steel substrate. Scintilla® emboss this is embossed with the unique Scintilla® Corrosion resistant primer emboss. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Double sided product Double sided Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is available double sided. A further option of 100 micron Pre-treatment smooth reverse side is also available. This provides a robust barrier on the reverse side of the steel substrate for buildings with demanding internal environments. Product options Galvalloy® metallic coating Pre-treatment Topcoat Reverse Reverse Reverse Corrosion resistant primer (DFT) (DFT) Emboss Colour Backing coat with unique 200 200 Scintilla Any Scintilla® emboss or 200 100 Smooth Any smooth 100 micron Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 9 .

pre-finished steel products have steel. even at cut edges. Figure 7. and Aluminium (Zn-Al) in Galvalloy® offer a combination of increased barrier and sacrificial protection when compared with conventional HDG coatings. dendrites 10 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. Traditionally. Galvalloy® and Hot Dip Galvanised comparison Typical Galvalloy® microstructure Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® with Galvalloy® roof after Leathergrain alternative on hot dip galvanised steel Primary Zinc Zn-Al eutectic 7 years. metallic coating.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Galvalloy® Unrivalled Galvalloy® corrosion protection Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® uses our unique How does Galvalloy® work? Galvalloy® metallic . Colorcoat HPS200 microstructure compared with the uniform Ultra® uses the unique and proven Galvalloy® microstructure of HDG. microstructure and the Zinc/Aluminium The carefully developed proportions of Zinc eutectic the remaining 80%.colorcoat-online. Galvalloy® is made with a A typical microstructure of Galvalloy® is shown special mix of 95% Zinc (Zn) and 5% in figure 7 where the primary Zinc dendrites Aluminium (Al) that conforms to EN make up approximately 20% of the bulk 10346:2015. and the barrier protection results from used a Zinc metallic coating which is often the presence of a stable Aluminium oxide referred to as Hot-Dipped Galvanised Steel layer on the surface of the Galvalloy® coating. but often leaves cut conventional HDG metallic coatings. (HDG). are optimised to give a very fine two-phase To address this problem. This HDG coating does provide both of which inhibit and slow the rate of improved corrosion protection. edges vulnerable to increased rates of The Aluminium in the metallic coating of corrosion and will ultimately lead to peeling Galvalloy® and the manufacturing parameters and/or premature paint delamination. a special mix of The metallic coating is essential to the The sacrificial protection results from Zinc and Aluminium that provides unrivalled performance of the pre-finished steel. Figure 6. in comparison anodic undercutting compared to with uncoated steel. preferential corrosion of the Zinc over the corrosion protection. substrate roof after 7 years.

Galvalloy® microstructure before corrosion Galvalloy® microstructure after corrosion Figures 8 and 9 illustrate how. the optimised Galvalloy® has been subjected to prolonged left behind and remains adhered to the Galvalloy® microstructure has a major and independent natural weather testing organic coating providing improved corrosion advantage in that the corrosion will occur in since its introduction in 1998. the eutectic structure will corrode – The micro cross-section of Galvalloy® corrosive attack will dissolve all of the metallic but at a greatly reduced rate when compared illustrates the before. latest generation of super durable pre-finished As the paint adheres to the eutectic structure. figure 8. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 11 . the Over time. The protective Zinc and Aluminium phase is For the same time period. It clearly shows the Zinc peeling of the paint system as the paint has durability. Zinc and Aluminium eutectic composition. the unique microstructure of the Galvalloy® layer ensures that the surface coating remains adhered to the eutectic surface. Figure 9. dendrites corroding at a faster rate than the nothing to adhere to. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Galvalloy® For a product using conventional HDG. In addition to exhaustive artificial testing. the Zinc phase will be corroded remains the preferred metallic coating for our preferentially to the Zinc/Aluminium eutectic. superior performance means that Galvalloy® lasts for a longer time period than HDG and Initially. Its proven. protection. Figure 8. steel. corrosion process. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. figure coating at the same rate – leading to obvious with HDG coatings and thus results in longer 9. two stages. no edge peel is observed. as the lighter coloured Zinc dendrites ultimately corrode. and after.

Humidity (h) 1500 EN 13523-26 Corrosion Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is proven: resistance • Test results show that it meets and excels category RC5 EN 10169:2010 highest European standards. For details on test methods visit www. • Corrosion-resistant pre-treatment and primer to deliver optimum durability. effects of resistance: Salt spray (h) 1000 EN 13523-8 sunlight. chemical attack and abrasion. The figures contained in this table are typical properties and do not constitute a specification. Reverse impact (J) ≥18 EN 13523-5 Adhesion • Extended accelerated testing way beyond (cross hatch) (%) 100 EN 13523-6 the industry norm. Flexibility: Minimum bend (T) 0T(16°C) EN 13523-7 • Testing at UKAS accredited laboratories to radius 1T(0°C) EN 13523-7 European standards. • Unique Galvalloy® metallic coating for Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is protected and unrivalled corrosion resistance even at cut has been tested and proven in a wide range edges. Specular gloss (60°): Non-matt colours % 20-40 EN 13523-2 • Subtle and unique Scintilla® emboss. 250 rev. Maximum cont. Matt colours % <10 EN 13523-2 Scratch resistance (g) >5000 EN 13523-12 Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is tested: Abrasion resistance • Natural weather testing in a range of ( 2.colorcoat-online. Typical properties • Unique topcoat formulation .Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Product performance Exposure to the elements. of demanding environments. See pages 13 – UV resistance category RUV4 EN 10169:2010 25 of this brochure for details. operating temp.colorcoat-online. Internal • Real life building applications of Colorcoat environment classification CPI5 EN 10169:2010 HPS200 Ultra® in operation around the world underline its exceptional *µm = micron performance. 12 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 . Tested in accordance with EN 13523. pollutants and Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is abrasives will affect the performance and protected: durability of the building envelope. Table 2. (°C) 60 • Comprehensive regimes to test Corrosion performance against corrosion. 1 kg) (mg) <12 EN 13523-16 climates around the world. UV light and Nominal organic coating thickness (µm)* 200 EN 13523-1 abrasion.providing Colorcoat Test HPS200 Ultra® standard aesthetics together with another barrier and resistance to corrosion. For health and safety datasheets contact the Colorcoat Connection® helpline on +44 (0) 1244 892434. Notes 1.

cohesive and/or adhesive properties of to erode a paint system . Figure 10. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Abrasion resistance The super durability of Colorcoat HPS200 Scratch tests Falling sand test Ultra® derives from its Galvalloy® metallic The scratch test method is a technique that Abrasion resistance is commonly tested by the coating. the advantages are: HPS200 Ultra® compared to alternative concluded when sufficient weight was added products determine the Testing of products is carried out in UKAS pre-finished steel. The more weight recorded the greater the • Longer life of the completed building resistance of the topcoat. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® topcoat’s resistance. to cut through the Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® handling and construction. The test was abrasion resistance. high performance primer and thick. Scratch resistance of pre-finished steels (EN 13523-12) Abrasion resistance comparison (ASTM D968:2001) Weight Sand (g) (litres) 5500 550 500 5000 450 4500 400 350 4000 300 250 3500 200 3000 150 100 2500 50 2000 0 Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® PVDF Polyester Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® PVDF Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 13 . Results showed that of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® were scratched Testing has shown that Colorcoat HPS200 more than twice as much sand was required with a needle which was drawn at a constant Ultra® benefits from high levels of scratch and to expose the metallic coating of Colorcoat speed under a progressive load. accredited laboratories to European has been tested alongside a typical PVDF and Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® was tested against a Standards. This test durable barrier topcoat which provides what point failure appears – testing the measures the stream of falling sand required excellent scratch and abrasion resistance. During the test. HPS200 Ultra® when compared to other coating types as shown in figure 10. envelope due to superior resistance to wind-blown material and site damage. Figure 11. The unique topcoat formula meant that considerably more weight was required to • Robustness of the top coat reducing the expose the metallic coating on Colorcoat requirement for filming before profiling. sample revealing the metallic coating. a polyester product. • Less susceptible to damage during storage. applies critical loads to a sample to test at ‘falling sand’ test to ASTM D968:2001. samples typical PVDF product.

Rue Pierre Rivoalon – 29220 Brest. October 5th . coastal locations. one of the Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® test panels is shown in figure 13. industrial and to have more than two years exposure at the metallic coating. This has enabled us to build up Corrosion Institute concluded that Colorcoat a comprehensive assessment of the corrosion HPS200 Ultra® achieves RC5 corrosion rating in resistance of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® in a accordance with EN . During this time they must be able to resist blistering. An example of wide-range of extreme climates. site. metallic coating was first introduced to the were chosen to provide the full spectrum of market. Figure 12. We have gone beyond the two climates around the world – achieving the flat products’. Arizona. A Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® test panel Samples of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® have peel (containing any edge peel to less than after more than 2 years exposure at Brest been tested and remain exposed at 2mm) in order to achieve the highest weathering sites in USA (Florida. coating damage and edge Figure 13. Australia. Samples of Colorcoat HPS200 year testing period required for European highest classification possible. which is an Ultra® has undergone a comprehensive the European Standard EN 10169:2010 essential element of it’s super durable program of testing in key weathering ‘Continuously organic coated (coil coated) steel properties.colorcoat-online. Dubai. China.Fax : +33 (0)298 050 894 Moorgate. RC5 Certificate for Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Figure 14. Ultra® were exposed to the extreme coastal standards to examine products dating back to environment of Brest on the west coast of the 1990’s when the unique Galvalloy® Exposure sites for Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® France to assess corrosion resistance. Swinden Technology Centre Tel : +33 (0)298 051 552 . Development & Technology 220. Rotherham S60 3AR UK Classification of Natural Weathering [Type of Panels 2 – EN 13523-19] Panel Identification Start of Date of Accumulative Time of Exposure Site & Corrosivity Orientation of No & Description Exposure Inspection Exposure (months) Category (EN ISO 12944-2) Exposed Panel 9KR097 – ZA255 / Sainte Anne BREST (France) Colorcoat HPS200 90° North 05/10/2009 05/10/2011 24 months Carbon Steel – C5 (Very High) Ultra (Goosewing grey) Zinc – C3 (medium) Average Edge Delamination (mm) Damage on Bend Blistering Conforms to RC5 requirements Conforms to RC5 requirements Conforms to RC5 requirements Corrosion Resistance Category (as defined by EN 10169) The coil coated material ref 9KR097 (ZA255 /Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra (Goosewing grey)) may be classified RC5 according to standard EN10169 Brest. corrosion resistance classification of RC5. France (Brest) and sites After independent assessment. Sweden (Bohus Malmon). Brest C5 Technopôle de Brest Iroise marine site TATA Steel UK Research. to assess its superior performance weathering zones . 2011 Written by Jean-Michel Hamoignon Approved by Nathalie Le Bozec Stamp 14 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. Ohio). France. This shows no edge peel and no surface damage or blisters after more than two years exposure at Brest. India. rural. Colorcoat HPS200 extensive corrosion testing in accordance with Galvalloy® metallic coating. The French across the UK.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Corrosion resistance Natural weather testing is an essential part Highest corrosion classification of testing the corrosion resistance of a Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has undergone Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® utilises the optimised pre-finished steel product. France. Tata Steel weathering site.from equatorial and The European Standard requires the samples qualities over Hot-Dipped Galvanised Steel tropical climates to urban.

Colorcoat HPS200® with Galvalloy® metallic coating – 13 years exposure at Bohus Malmon. England. Rye. England. England. and Rye (figures 16 and 17) to evaluate the After more than 13 years of exposure at Rye The performance of the corrosion resistance performance of the Galvalloy® metallic coating and 10 years at Bohus Malmon there is primer is further demonstrated by the and corrosion resistance primer. Figure 16. Colorcoat HP200® 18 years exposure at coastal weathering site at exposure at coastal weathering site at Rye. Figure 15. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 15 . Colorcoat HPS200® with Galvalloy® metallic coating – 6 years Figure 18. Sweden. Rye is situated in This long-term exposure demonstrates the with an earlier generation of the product – the UK within 50 metres of the sea in the excellent performance of the Galvalloy® Colorcoat HPS200®. Samples of this product south of England and would typically be a C3 metallic coating combined with the optimised were exposed at Bohus Malmon (figure 15) site (moderate corrosivity). virtually no edge delamination (measured as evaluation of Colorcoat HP200® that was Bohus Malmon is a C4/C5 classified site (high / less than 2mm). exposure at coastal weathering site at Rye. corrosion-resistant primer. that has been exposed for very high corrosivity) as per EN 10169:2010 on degradation of Colorcoat HPS200®. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Long-term weathering In 1998 Galvalloy® metallic coating was used the West coast of Sweden. blistering or any other surface produced in 1993. Colorcoat HPS200® with Galvalloy® metallic coating – 10 years Figure 17. more than 18 years at Rye.

Samples of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® . removed to clearly show absolutely no creep soak tests.colorcoat-online. Note: The figures in this table are typical properties and do not constitute a specification. HPS200 Ultra® panels. Test panel after humidity 1000 hours Figure 22.000 hours of humidity and water damaging effects of harsh environments. layers of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. no blistering or significant paint particularly sulphur dioxide contaminants and at the scribe. This demonstrates 16 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. The tests are symbolic and often are far more aggressive than would be seen in real world Figure 19. Test panel after prohesion 1000 hours . or cut edge. were placed in UKAS accredited test chambers for the required test duration. humidity. delamination was observed on the Colorcoat acid rain. Representative photographs of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® in Goosewing Grey after 1000 Figure 21. Test panel after saltspray 1000 hours Figure 20. The super durable test duration standard average edge average scribe surface delamination delamination properties of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® have (mm) (mm) been proven through extensive and Salt Spray 1000 hours EN 13523-8 <2mm <1mm No other panel aggressive accelerated corrosion tests. Both saltspray (continuous fog of sodium chloride) and prohesion (cyclic phases of sodium and ammonium chloride fog followed by a drying cycle) are extremely aggressive accelerated corrosion tests. Test panel after Watersoak 1000 hours hours testing in this suite of accelerated tests are shown in figures 19-22. The results of these accelerated corrosion tests are given in table 3. Accelerated corrosion tests showed minimal delamination and surface degradation resistance can be greatly accelerated through the use of specially designed Corrosion Test Test Maximum Maximum Test panel weathering chambers.with one edge exposed and a cross scribed into the coating to simulate site damage. than 3mm) edge and scribe delamination Galvalloy® metallic coating and the organic The Kesternich test (moist/humid sulphur following repeated cycles of testing. the UKAS tests showed that the extent of paint delamination at both the cut edge and scribe Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® showed minimal (less excellent paint adhesion between the is minimal.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Corrosion resistance accelerated testing Natural weathering testing of corrosion Table 3. In figures dioxide test) is designed to simulate the 21. 22 and table 4 the topcoat has been Following 1. Despite this. prohesion (cyclic wet and dry). water soak and Kesternich (acid rain). degradation Prohesion 1000 hours ASTM G85A5 <2mm <2mm No other panel Accelerated corrosion tests degradation Samples of a representative selection of the Water soak 1000 hours EN 13523-9 0mm 0mm No other panel Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® colour range were degradation put through a series of rigorous tests designed Humidity 1000 hours EN 13523-26 0mm 0mm No other panel degradation to predict the corrosion resistance of the product in different environments – coastal Kesternich 20 cycles EN 13523-23 <3mm <3mm No other panel degradation (salt spray).

• The barrier properties of the Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® topcoat compared to generic pre-finished steel products. water soak Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® and humidity tests. Even after 5000 hours testing. The results of testing Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® versus generic PVDF and 25 micron polyester following 5000 total hours in the humidity test 25 micron polyester 25 micron polyester as per EN13523-25 using both test panel configurations are shown in table 4. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 17 . the test results clearly show no evidence of blistering. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® samples were compared to generic PVDF and 25 micron polyester pre-finished steel. corrosion-resistant primer and the topcoat paint system. Two types of test panel were used: • Standard WA6 corrosion panels with one edge exposed and a cut scribe. surface degradation or creep at both the edge or scribe for the Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® sample. • WA6 corrosion panels with all sides taped and no cut scribe. PVDF PVDF The panel configurations were chosen to demonstrate both: • The superior corrosion resistance of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® provided by the Galvalloy® metallic coating. pre-treatment. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Extended accelerated tests Table 4. Both the generic PVDF and 25 micron polyester pre-finished steels exhibit extensive blistering in the samples with all 4 sides taped. The exposed edge and scribe also exhibit significant creep and blistering when compared to Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® comparisons Again we have tested Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® beyond the industry standards subjecting the 5000 hours humidity as per EN 13523-25 samples to 5000 total hours accelerated Test panel Test panel all taped corrosion testing with salt spray.

Very humid Very high hygrometry and frequent risk of condensation.5g/m3 Medium hygrometry 2. No pressure washing. Cleaning criteria Routine upkeep Periodical cleaning with neutral products. The five categories range to provide the highest level of corrosion condensation (time of wetness). Table 5. protection for internal environments. Low pressure spraying.* W – Quantity of vapour produced inside the building in g/m3/h. Intensive cleaning Cleaning with products pH 5-9 at less than 40°C and at pressure. Colorcoat corrosion is accelerated by the following factors: EN10169:2010 classification of internal HPS200 Ultra® has been tested and proven an increase in relative humidity.0g/m3 High hygrometry 5. Excellent test results principal factors that determine the corrosivity mean that Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is classified of internal environments are the risk of as a CPI5 product. Medium aggressive Low chemical aggressivity. Cleaning pH 5-9 less than once a week. Table 5 provides guidance to be used in the most demanding internal on different levels of aggressiveness for each environments such as swimming pools and of these factors.5g/m3 < W/n < 5. Aggressive Chemical aggressivity or risk of mould. Cleaning pH 5-9 once a . Neutral cleaning less than once a month. Cleaning pH 5-9 less than once a day. This is the highest classified condensation (time of wetness) and the level of corrosion protection for interiors and aggressiveness of any chemicals present and means that Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is suitable cleaning operation. 18 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Interior performance - corrosion resistance In the internal environment of a building. Increased corrosion factors corrosion factors can be increased by the In normal external atmospheres the rate of These factors are considered in the creation of a microclimate. Non-intensive cleaning Periodical cleaning with neutral products at less than 30°C. pollution and rising temperatures. Definitions and criteria Corrosive criteria Non aggressive No chemical aggressivity. Coil coating standard EN10169:2010 classifies A building’s internal environment can be the suitability of organic coatings for use in classified according to its corrosivity. Internal certification waste processing or swimming pools. Humidity criteria Low hygrometry W/n ≤ 2. the amount of from ‘non-aggressive’ to ‘very aggressive’. Very aggressive environments include those with high chemical aggressivity levels where In the internal environment (ambience) of a cleaning agents with a pH of 5–9 are used building these corrosion factors can be greatly daily and environments with a high and enhanced by the creation of an internal permanent risk of condensation.colorcoat-online. The interior environments.5g/m3 Humid High hygrometry and risk of condensation. sewage treatment plants. Low aggressive No chemical aggressivity. < 2 hours. microclimate as a result of activities carried out inside the building such as manufacturing. Very aggressive High chemical aggressivity or high risk of mould.0g/m3 < W/n < 7. Neutral cleaning less than once a week. frequency of ambience types. * – Condensation is considered frequent if it can be detected daily on interior surfaces but the duration of humidity is generally short. n – Hourly air renewal rate.

Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has double sided is the most suited and types with increasing aggressive/corrosive been tested to 5. categories CPI in accordance with EN from the lowest category CPI1 to the •• No Noedge edgecreep creepororother othersurface surface 10169:2010. Defining atmospheric criteria Typical building use Colorcoat® PE 15 Colorcoat® Colorcoat Corrosiveness Cleaning Humidity & Colorcoat® PE 25 PVDF HPS200 Ultra® Low Offices. highest category CPI5. internal warranties can be the internal application. A5 Very aggressive Intensive cleaning High risk of Mushroom cultivation.colorcoat-online. Table 6.000 hours humidity . To obtain CPI5 lowest category CPI1 to the highest category samples should be tested for a minimum of CPI5. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance For added reassurance of long-term internal Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® either single or Table 6 below provides examples of building performance. corrosion. less than category 2 (S2) of EN ISO 4628‐2. For case studies of where Colorcoat as a category CPI5 product means it has been pre-finished steel product from the Advantica® HPS200 Ultra® has been used internally go to proven suitable to provide corrosion range by Tata Steel is recommended. Schools and Residential buildings A1 Non aggressive Routine upkeep hygrometry (excluding kitchens and bathrooms) ✔ ✔ ✔ Medium A2 Low aggressive Routine upkeep hygrometry Sports Halls and Supermarkets ✔ ✔ ✔ Non-intensive High Industrial buildings and Factories A3 Medium aggressive cleaning hygrometry using dry processes ✔ Humid – Non-intensive Factories using wet processes A4 Aggressive cleaning Low risk of and Swimming Pools ✔ condensation Very humid – Papermills. To obtain CPI5 samples should be tested •N.B. CPI5 Rating Pre‐finished steels for use in building Thepanel Test test panel shows:shows: These results confirm that Colorcoat HPS200 CPI5 Rating interiors can be classified into corrosion • Blistering less than category 2 (S2) of Ultra® These meets resultsthe requirements confirm of CPI5HPS200 that Colorcoat as per Pre‐finished steels for use in building interiors protection categories CPI in accordance • Blistering less than category 2 (S2) of EN ISO 4628‐2. Topcoat Topcoat removed removed at both at both scribe scribe andand cut 1500 hours humidity in accordance with cut edge edge to to clearly clearly show show nono corrosion. for a minimum of 1500 hours humidity in EN 13523‐26 with blistering less than accordance with EN 13523‐26 with blistering category 2 (S2) of EN ISO 4628‐2. can be classified into corrosion protection EN ISO 4628‐2.500 hours stipulated in demanding and corrosive internal recommendations as to which Colorcoat® EN10169:2010. The classifications are from the degradation. Seafood processing. ✔ condensation Cheese factories Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 19 . Internal environments table. The classifications are EN 10169:2010.far in recommended pre-finished steel product for internal environments (A1 to A5) and the excess of the 1. protection in ‘very aggressive’ internal environments as well as having proven chemical resistance properties. Test results showed that even environments. Depending on the specific pre-finished steel product is best suited for in this extended test the product still achieved building details. the CPI5 performance requirements. provided for Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® when If the building has a requirement for a used as the internal product on a case by case The classification of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® foodsafe product (indirect contact only) then a basis. www. Ultra® meets the requirements of CPI5 as per with EN 10169:2010. EN 10169:2010.

Oxygen permeability 2. Rapra confirmed that the thick barrier topcoat Pre-finished steels. Atmospheric corrosion is an electrochemical Within this test method. out in accordance with ASTM D1653 using test pre-finished steel. The purpose of this pre-finished steel products.colorcoat-online.17 124.345 E-16 1. Permeability tests prove the Paint Research Agency. samples of the Oxygen permeability process that takes place in a thin film of water freepaint film are sealed over a vessel All paints and polymers are oxygen- on the steel surface.72 alongside the Galvalloy® metallic coating and (g/m2/24 hours) primer in preventing corrosion. 20 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. All paint films metal surface and hence slows the corrosion test was to obtain values for water vapour were tested using the constant volume risk. method B – wet cup method. apart from the aesthetic Regular weighings of the vessel are made to of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® was significantly benefits.578 E-16 (m2/sec/Pa) Recent test results show low levels of water and oxygen permeability of Colorcoat HPS200 N. The generally semi permeable to water and and provide a relative rating of the coatings temperature of the test was maintained to oxygen transmission and the greater their when they are tested under the same closely 23°C and conducted using oxygen at 1 Bar. ability to restrict transmission . provide a barrier that blocks the determine the rate of water movement less permeable to oxygen than other generic passage of water and oxygen reaching the through the paint film.609 E-17 1. The tests were carried permeable to water vapour than other generic superior performance of the product. Top coats on pre-finished steel are transfer through the different coating types method as detailed in BS ISO 2782:2006. The robust topcoat plays a vital role Water Vapour Transmission 10. condition A.17 23. Both water and oxygen containing water which are placed in a test permeable but tests conducted by Smithers are required to instigate corrosion.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Interior performance barrier properties The thick topcoat of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Water permeability provides an extra barrier between the Samples of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® were The results presented in the table below atmosphere and the steel substrate – subjected to water vapour transmission/ clearly show that the thicker barrier topcoat of considerably delaying the onset of vapour permeance tests undertaken by the Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® was considerably less corrosion. durable the pre-finished steel overall. chamber with a controlled atmosphere. Permeability to Water vapour and Oxygen Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has been developed to ensure an effective and long-lasting barrier Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® PVDF Polyester between the internal atmosphere and the Nominal Topcoat steel substrate – deferring the onset of 200 25 25 coating thickness corrosion.the more controlled conditions. Ultra® when compared to other generic paint systems. Table 7.B: Results obtained using freepaint films prepared in the laboratory by paint .

10% Nitric Acid 15 minutes this can result in discolouring and degradation 24 hours of the topcoat. Green is acceptable. ketones and esters. green scale. Diesel 15 minutes 24 hours Chemical resistance performance is rated on a Petrol 15 minutes red. The information provided 30% Nitric Acid 15 minutes 24 hours below relates to the effects of chemicals on 10% Sulphuric Acid 15 minutes Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. where chemicals are present. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® except in high Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is unsuitable for direct contact with organic solvents such as aliphatic hydrocarbons. Along with a Chemical Exposure Continuous contact Vapour high level of resistance to humidity. Ethanol 15 minutes 24 hours Independent tests show that: Isopropyl Alcohol (IPA) 15 minutes • Dilute acids at room temperature do not 24 hours normally attack the top coat of Colorcoat Ethyl Acetate 15 minutes 24 hours HPS200 Ultra®. 24 hours 10% Hydrochloric Acid 15 minutes Chemicals and pollutants accelerate corrosion 24 hours by attacking the chemical bonds that make up 37% Hydrochloric Acid 15 minutes the topcoat polymers. 24 hours Sunflower oil 15 minutes Independent testing under strict laboratory 24 hours conditions has proven the impressive Engine oil 15 minutes chemical resistance levels of Colorcoat 24 hours HPS200 Ultra® in the vast majority of tests. 10% Acetic Acid 15 minutes 24 hours • Aqueous solutions of alkalis such as ammonia and caustic soda do not attack Notes: Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® resists oils but the surface can swell and soften slowly over a period of many years. only concentrated acids Fuel Oil Gel 15 minutes attack the topcoat – normally after a 24 hours prolonged period of exposure. chlorinated concentrations at elevated temperatures. less permeable topcoat Table 8. 24 hours amber requires further advice from Tata Steel Methanol 15 minutes and red means it is unsuitable for use with this 24 hours chemical. Any exposed steel 24 hours such as cut edges must be protected with a 30% Sulphuric Acid 15 minutes suitable lacquer or protective coating system. amber. Chemical resistance levels of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® also provides excellent chemical resistance. hydrocarbons. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 21 . In aggressive internal 24 hours environments. % shown are concentration levels. 10% Ammonium Sulphate 15 minutes 24 hours its super durable topcoat provides excellent 10% Ammonium Nitrate 15 minutes chemical resistance – when in direct contact 24 hours with the chemical and also when exposed to 30% Hydrogen Peroxide 15 minutes chemical vapour. Mastics and sealants cured by acetic acid should not be used with Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® as the acid will attack the metallic coating and steel base. this duration Visual Adhesion Visual Adhesion makes the product the ideal choice for 30% Sodium Hydroxide 15 minutes 24 hours aggressive internal environments. 30% Ammonium Solution 15 minutes When Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is used for 24 hours interiors including double sided applications. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Chemical resistance Due to its tough.

colorcoat-online. Cracking and delamination Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Steel Substrate Years 22 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. Cracking and delamination Standard Leathergrain Steel Substrate Years 1. is absorbed directly by the polymer and independently verified with a suite of natural pigment at the molecular level. as depicted in figure 24. combination of the colour pigments used and Figure 24. loss of absorption can cause thermal degradation of the full spectrum of weathering zones such as topcoat adhesion. pre-finished steel. molecular level (solar absorption) which severity.the highest classification of UV resistance. The UV light has been extensively tested and pre-finished steel products. Dubai. Exposure to solar radiation can cause a deterioration of colour and gloss retention.which that increase the durability of Colorcoat include UVB and UVA radiation . eventually. Solar radiation spectrum damaging affects of the suns emissions UV radiation Visible light IR radiation including Ultra-Violet and Infra-Red radiation. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is classed as RUV4 . Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has been developed other constituents within the paint that can resulting in a superior product that lasts to offer outstanding UV resistance through reflect certain proportions of this radiation. The radiation together with advanced plasticisers that maintains it colour and gloss for longer. Arizona. Gloss Loss 2. Such solar remain exposed at weathering sites that cover chalking. longer. degradation caused by the absorption of UV IR radiation damage resulting in a product visible light and infrared radiation (IR). Gloss Loss 2. shorter wavelengths of UV radiation . Samples have been exposed and This results in loss of colour and gloss. Prescott Arizona. both of which are precursors of paint cracking and . takes depends on the durability of the this IR absorption is dependant on a China. India. incorporation of the latest polymer The incorporation of an advanced package of technology in its durable topcoat. brittleness and. Australia and sites within the UK. results in the topcoat heating up. The extent of Florida.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance UV resistance A pre-finished steel must resist the Figure 23. Colour Change 3.are the most The UV resistance of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® HPS200 Ultra® compared to alternative destructive on polymer materials. ultimately The IR radiation is also absorbed at the and accelerated tests that range in their leading to the breaking of chemical bonds. This 0 400 780 3000 proven and superior UV resistance means Wavelength cm-1 outstanding colour and gloss retention. The length of time that this the polymer chemical bonds. Light degradation over time 1. Colour Change 3. This 200 heat stabilisers in combination with the latest Sun and pre-finished steel micron topcoat contains specially developed pigment technology within the topcoat of The sun emits a spectrum of light energy heat and UV stabilisers which mitigate any Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® reduce the affect of (figure 23) including invisible ultraviolet (UV).

0 and the Classic and Matt colours had a ΔE of less than 1.000 hours as well as two years at an verified by ATLAS following exposure at the accredited weathering site with a cumulative Florida weathering facilities. Figure 26.000 hours • The percentage gloss retention (% GR) must of exposure to artificial UVA radiation – three be greater than 80% after each test and the times the required length of testing. for RUV4 classification. In both tests.0 40 0. had a ΔE of less than 1. The Matt colours had a that their buildings will retain their true colour gloss retention greater than 100% and as such for longer. are not represented in the graph.500 MJ/m2 per RUV4 certificate for Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. % Gloss Retention for Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® in UVA ΔE % 3. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® easily meets these requirements in terms of the Extended testing: All colours had a percentage stipulated colour and gloss retention which gloss retention greater than 80% even after provides clients with even greater reassurance this accelerated test. samples of Colorcoat HPS200 classification: Ultra® have completed more than 6. samples The superior UV resistance of Colorcoat are exposed to artificial UVA radiation for a HPS200 Ultra® has been independently total of 2.5. Even extent of colour change (ΔE) must be less after this extended testing period.5 20 0 0 2000 4000 6000 2000 4000 6000 Total hours in UVA Total hours in UVA Key Key Signature Colours Classic Colours Matt Colours Signature Colours Classic Colours Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 23 . Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance UVA testing Figure 25. Figure 25 is the UV radiation in excess of 4. Colorcoat than 2ΔE for artificial UV testing and less HPS200 Ultra® still met the requirements of than 3ΔE following natural weathering RUV4. The tests showed that Signature colours exposure. Extended testing In addition to the standard tests for RUV4 EN 10169:2010 stipulates that. year. ΔE for Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® in UVA Figure 27.5 80 RUV4 requirements 2. RUV4 Certificate To meet the requirements of RUV4.0 GR 100 2.0 RUV4 requirements 60 1.5 1. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has been subjected to both of these testing conditions.

24 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www.colorcoat-online. with no delamination between the topcoat and substrate. performance in terms of colour and gloss retention are superior. UVB testing Due to the short wavelengths of radiation in UVB testing it is more damaging to polymers that UVA artificial testing. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Signature colours have a ΔE of less than 1. Figure 29: Standard leathergrain product shows not only colour and gloss loss but the topcoat has delaminated exposing the metallic . Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® test has been subjected to extended UV testing and long term natural weathering. Heritage Green standard leathergrain and Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® after 2000 total hours in shows significant colour and gloss loss UVB test compared to Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. Even after this extended exposure in this harsh testing environment.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Extended UV testing Continuing with testing the product beyond Figure 28. Figure 28: Standard leathergrain product Figure 29. Anthracite standard leathergrain and Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® after 2000 total hours in UVB industry standards. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is still exhibiting excellent adhesion. When Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is compared to standard leathergrain pre-finished steel exposed for 2000 total hours in the UVB test. Samples of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® have also been exposed to artificial UVB radiations for 6000 total hours.5 and a percentage gloss retention greater than 50 per cent.

By the end of 2011. Based on the test results to 1000 1. accelerated tests are used to assess the UV % Gloss performance of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Long term natural weathering Xenon testing Natural weathering Figure 31.6 retention.7 81. therefore covers all UV. exposure in Northern Europe with excellent gloss and colour retention. cent with no delamination.0ΔE exposure equivalent to up to 21 years with a % GR approximately 80 per cent. As retention indicated in figure 30 this suite of tests range in both exposure time and aggressivity of the test environment. Xenon testing natural weathering facilities. The collated test data provides an understanding and reassurance on the performance of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® in different world wide climates. Suite of natural weathering and A whole suite of natural weathering and accelerated UV tests. In addition to the accelerated weathering exposure in Florida Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has undergone Xenon programme. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has Exposed Unexposed testing – a whole-spectrum test designed to been exposed to full scale testing at our simulate natural sunlight.7 and a % GR > 80 per Florida.5 95. Xenon test results equate to four to seven years of exposure in conditions provides further proof of its ΔE % GR durability and excellent colour and gloss Northern Europe.2 the colour change was approximately 1. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has had UV 2000 1. The UV resistance demonstrated by Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® under these natural weathering A year’s exposure to sunlight in Florida can Table 9. Natural HT-UVB UV-B UV-A Xenon EMMAQUA Weathering Hours Months Years Time in test Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 25 . After three years exposure in Florida date. This super durable UV performance quality has enabled Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® to be used on prestigious projects throughout the world with Tata Steel backed warranties issued on a case by case basis. visible and IR radiation. Colorcoat HPS200® after 8 years In addition to UVA and UVB artificial testing. Figure 30. initial production samples The average colour and % GR results for of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® had been Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Signature and Classic subjected to more than three years of colours tested after 2000 light hours (2400 exposure at the ATLAS weathering facilities in total hours) is a ΔE of 1. which confirms closely follows the full sun spectrum from the proven performance and super durable typically 300 to 3000nm wavelength and properties of the product.

com . 0. The sun’s infrared (IR) light is absorbed by surface temperature for the various colours materials.89 Goosewing Grey Steel Honesty 0. The total solar Table 11.colorcoat-online.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Solar reflectivity Understanding reflectivity and emissivity of All colours in the Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® The wide colour range of Colorcoat HPS200 pre-finished steel is important. High reflectivity Burano Solent Blue Colour TSR TSA Emittance Chili Colorcoat Total solar absorption White 0. The heat absorption for each colour following testing to E1980 urban heat island effect.75 0. Svelte Grey Raven Sargasso Table 10.88 0.22 0. Maximum surface temperatures temperature that can be greater than the reflectance (TSR) was measured according to surrounding air temperature.26 0. cool the building.g.78 0. 35%) Ice Blue 0. along with the maximum Kelvin (37°C) with a medium wind speed.g.89 Jade Green ≥ 60°C < 70°C Hamlet 0.g. 1.65) Pure Grey building assessments such as LEED which give Wedgewood Blue additional credits for solar reflective products. causing an increase in surface under standard conditions. to evaluate range have been tested to determine their Ultra® gives the maximum surface temperature their affect on thermal loading and the reflectivity performance. 100%) percentage (e. The total solar reflectance (TSR) Mole Brown Total incoming solar Total solar reflection and emittance values quoted in the table Alaska Grey ≥ 70°C < 80°C radiation expressed as (TSR) expressed as a a percentage (e.g.g. 0. The ability of a Maximum surface ASTM E903-96 and emissivity according to Topcoat temperature pre-finished steel system to reflect IR light can ASTM C1371-04a.0) or decimal (e. decreasing the need for high Several Signature colours have exceptional Juniper Green energy consumption in air conditioning. Colour has a significant effect in a coating that does not heat up compared Oxidised Matt on the Total Solar Absorption (TSA) of IR to other pre-finished coatings. and reduces the urban heat Heritage Green island affect by lowering outdoor Merlin Grey Figure 32.74 0.89 Barn Red Terracotta Petra Terracotta Matt Mushroom Straw Albatross ≥ 50°C < 60°C Meadowland Hamlet Honesty Ice Blue < 50°C Marlstone White 26 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www.75 0. and emittance values for each colour have standard at a test temperature of 310 degrees also been measured.25 0.g. Black have a significant effect on the building’s Ivy temperature.25 0. This reduction Van Dyke Brown radiation with a black roof reaching a far in thermal load minimises heat gain indoors Ardenne Olive Green greater surface temperature than a white roof and in turn energy consumption required to Ocean Blue under the same climatic conditions. and reflective properties (table 10) in that virtually Anthracite ≥ 80°C the amount of thermal expansion of the all of the sun’s radiation is reflected .35) Marlstone 0. 65%) below are beneficial when undertaking whole Alaska Grey Matt or decimal (e.resulting Anthracite Matt cladding profile.88 Moorland Green or decimal (e.12 0.88 Green Grey Matt (TSA) expressed as a HPS200 Ultra® percentage (e. Solar reflectivity temperatures.

At Tata Steel we do not utilise lead chromate based pigments in the Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® colour range. updates on REACH obligations. register the information in a central database together with product health and safety data run by the European Chemicals Agency sheets. To assist properties of their chemical substances and to customers. It requires manufacturers and Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is fully compliant importers to gather information on the with all current REACH legislation. regulations regarding the use of chemical With almost every business in Europe having a substances including pigments. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Performance Compliance with REACH Tata Steel has long been at the forefront of Tata Steel is the first pre-finished steel responsible sourcing. environment. Colorcoat HPS200 producer to achieve BES 6001 (very good Ultra® is fully compliant with REACH rating) in recognition of responsible sourcing. It addresses the production and meeting their corporate social responsibility use of chemical substances and their potential (CSR) obligations and using a product that is impacts on both human health and the fully compliant. are available. (ECHA) in Helsinki. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 27 . REACH (Registration. responsibility under REACH legislation. Evaluation and specifying Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® provides Authorisation of Chemicals) is a European clients with the confidence that they are Regulation.

burning item test.Reaction to fire 2. surface spread of flame of products’. measurement of calorific value. EN 13823. . Colorcoat HPS200 propagation of products’ . Class 0 Surface Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has been tested to A Class 0 or “low risk” surface is defined in the EN 13823 and EN 11925 and can be classified Building Regulations as having a Class 1 in accordance with EN13501 as C-s2. 28 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. a small flame igniteability test. At present in the UK.47mm indices I ≤ 12 and i1 ≤ 6 or is composed gauge. Fire resistance of external walls and situation for Building Regulations and BS 476 Part 7 ‘Method for classification of internal compartmentation insurance requirements. throughout of materials of limited combustibility. with BS 476 part 7. I<12 and i(1) <6. and either EN Standards or BS 476 can be used spread of flame when tested in accordance to demonstrate compliance. The performance of a wall when exposed to heat Following a decision to harmonise standards classification system is based on the rate and on one face from a furnace with a defined in the construction sector across Europe. ‘Method of test for fire accordance with EN 13501. Fire propagation Reaction to fire classification is carried out in BS 476 Part 6.colorcoat-online. specifies BS 476 Part 22 ‘Fire resistance of non-load a test method for measuring the lateral spread bearing elements’ test measures the UK Building Regulations of flame along the surface of the sample. often referred to as the single When tested in accordance with BS 476 part 6. which are assessed according to BS 476 Part there is a period of co-existence of standards Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has a class 1 surface 22. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has fire propagation EN 11925.d0. Surface spread of flame products 4.The test specifies Ultra® has been tested to the following the procedure for measuring the fire European test standards. Ultra® can be used in wall cladding systems into the regulations. indices.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Fire performance Fire performance Fire performance is a fundamental Wall applications requirement when considering the British Standard tests performance of a building in a potential fire 1. European Standard tests Euroclassification . This surface spread of flame and fire propagation classification is valid for all material ≥ 0. Colorcoat HPS200 European standards have been introduced classified from 1 the best. to 4 the worst). EN 1716. new extent of the spread of flames (results are temperature characteristic. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® meets the requirements of a Class 0 surface as defined in the Building Regulations. propagation indices of the product.

wind.External fire performance standards: products for roofs/roof coverings The ability of roof systems to resist fire EN 1187 defines a number of different test • LPS 1181 Fire growth tests. products traffic. It applies to two separate the only method accepted in the UK. are the two main bodies that undertake testing. Performance is rated FM Global and FM Approvals testing samples of the roof in accordance with from BROOF (best) to FROOF (worst). Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has a notional Roofs. Roof applications British Standard tests European Standard tests ABI and Loss Prevention Certificate Board (LPCB) The LPCB specifies two separate External fire performance for roof covering Euroclassification . than or equal to 0. from a fire methods for assessing the performance of • LPS 1208 Fire resistance. EN 1187 test method 3 French test. EN 1187 FM Approvals is the testing and certification BS 476 Part 3. BROOF(t2). Wall Systems. and FM Global who have their own FM Approvals. BROOF(t3). The test assesses the resistance of the roof standards for assessment of wall systems and structure to fire penetration with results rated EN 1187 test methods 1. dependant upon the • 4881 Approved Standard for Class 1 Exterior flame across the roof again with results rated location. Regulations (England and Wales). • 4471 Approved Standard for Class 1 Panel EN 1187 test method 2 Nordic test. is assessed by roofs/roof coverings. The Association of British Insurers (ABI) which uses the Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) assessment. EN 1187 test method 1 German test. and the spread of specified in Europe. Insurance requirements Insurance companies often specify additional fire performance criteria and/or tests which building components must meet. when used as part of a roof cladding system can be classified as Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® can be used in roof BROOF(t1). outside the building itself. hail and water-tightness. in accordance with Commission requirements of the LPCB and FM approvals Decision 2005/403/EC for all material greater assessments. 2 and 3 are usually panel roofs: from A (best) to D (worst). test method 4 is based on BS 476 part 3 and is body for FM Global. spreading to the roof of a building. without further and wall cladding systems which can meet the testing. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®.4mm gauge and for all colours in the product range. from A (best) to D (worst). Cladding systems that meet the requirements of these tests are seen as presenting a lower level of fire risk. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Fire performance Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has a notional designation BROOF(t4) within Approved Document B of the Building Regulations (England and Wales). designation of AA (National classification) The standards cover a number of key within approved document B of the Building External fire performance for roof covering performance criteria including fire. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 29 .

providing it was registered. The Confidex® Guarantee periods on the diagram above covered for the remainder of the guarantee are applicable to Zone 1 and Zone 2. Diagram of Confidex® Guarantee periods conventional building envelope application. Dramatic and unrivalled improvements registered. Usually the building owner. Steel for more yea30 r s yea rs HPS200 Ultra® being guaranteed for up to 40 Inlan d If you want to check your building has been years. Coas tal We also include cover for Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® that is situated under a photovoltaic Signature Colours Classics & Matts (PV) frame module. when used in an external guarantee certificate and posting back to Tata Figure 33. so the Colorcoat Connection® helpline for Confidex® is the product performance should the building owner change it is simply guarantees associated with such applications. and may offer a non-Confidex® contractual relationship between Tata Steel warranty on a case by case basis for Colorcoat and the building owner meaning that in the HPS200 Ultra® used internally. Full terms and conditions of the Confidex® Guarantee are performance of the pre-finished steel. and upon registration online .e residential roofs. translated into a durable product with great Zone 2 longevity. Providing the building Notes owner with the confidence that installing a PV Northern Europe – Zone 1 Southern Europe – Zone 2 1. flashings and get things fixed. 3. and will be the weathering performance of the external 4. 2. we have recognised the growing period. cladding years 30 years contractor or the cladding system Wall 30 Confidex® offers the longest and most manufacturer.colorcoat-online. With no mandatory inspections s 30 years 15 years or maintenance.colorcoat-online. built-up or composite panel construction Roofs 40 in industrial and commercial buildings. contact the Colorcoat Connection® Coas tal in colour stability and gloss retention are helpline on +44 (0) 1244 892434. such as energy from of up to 40 years in Zone 1 and up to 30 years in Zone 2.colorcoat online. Confidex® must be registered within 3 months of the Whilst Confidex® has always been restricted to building completion date for the guarantee to be valid. saving time and money. available at modules can be installed at any point www. information visit www. For more cladding.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Guarantees Confidex® Guarantee Peace of mind Once your building project is completed you case of a claim the contact with Tata Steel is Application specific warranties are also need peace of mind that if anything does go direct rather than having to go through the available for non-standard cladding wrong with your pre-finished steel you can supply chain. Figures under the Coastal heading are for buildings within array will not have a detrimental effect on the For areas outside of Confidex® zones please contact Tata 1km of any coast. PV on the online application emergence of demanding internal 5.provides a waste plants. . i. 30 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. Steel. guarantee for the weatherside of Colorcoat a case of filling in the form on the back of the HPS200 Ultra®. Please contact The Confidex® Guarantee is Other warranties throughout the Confidex® Guarantee Period. but anyone in the supply chain s 40 25 years years yea40 r s comprehensive guarantee for pre-finished can apply online at: yea r s 30 steel available in Europe with Colorcoat www. for Zone 1 and 2. namely roof and wall cladding using single Who registers? Zone 1 skin.colorcoat-online. we remove the need to go on yea30 r s yea to the roof to maintain the validity of the r s 25 yea20 r s yea guarantee – Confidex® is the only pre-finished Inlan d r s steel guarantee on the market that offers this. sectional roller shutter doors. Anthracite Matt is available with a Confidex® Guarantee The Confidex® Guarantee is project specific environment projects. We are so confident in our product Roofs 30 years 20 that we cover the cut edges for the entirety of years Wall 20 the guarantee.

the discretion of the supplier i. Non standard colours Solid colours specified through Repertoire® are covered Do not generally provide any guarantee for non standard by the Confidex® Guarantee. on-site evaluations and coating and metal treatment will protect the British Board of Agrément (BBA) which is the inspections of production. including cut edges. Colorcoat a comprehensive assessment involving The BBA states: “Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® HPS200 Ultra® has been assessed by the laboratory testing. The British Board of Agrément Certificate Don’t just take our word for it. Roof pitches Covers roof pitches down to 1°. Application process Simple. steel substrate against corrosion for a period in UK’s major authority offering approval of excess of 40 years in normal industrial. Inspection and maintenance free Confidex® does not specify mandatory inspections or Some claim to be maintenance free but require regular maintenance to maintain the validity of the guarantee inspection logs to be kept. Coastal environments 0-1km.” industrial. Guarantee transfer Can easily be transferred should building ownership Some suggest transferring ownership is possible but at change. chain with the cladding manufacturer ultimately making contact with the steel supplier to pursue claim. Comparison of guarantees Area Confidex® Guarantee Other guarantees Headline guarantee and cut edges Headline guarantee statement of up to 40 years Cut edges may only be covered for 10 years. Some limit the claim to the invoice value of the Steel. Higher roof pitches drain more easily so not all guarantees cover pitches below 6°. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® has been awarded construction products. which may offer the full value at the beginning but can reduce over the duration of the guarantee. systems and urban. except when Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is used on a roof that has a photovoltaic (PV) installation. short online form. 0-3km. Lengthy paper based questionnaire to complete. commercial. In the event of a coating failure Building owner contacts Tata Steel directly to address Some require the building owner to contact the supply claim. environments. the transfer is not assured. Rectification costs Full remedial action so all rectification costs covered. Processing of pre-finished steel Tata Steel requires the product to have been used within Some guarantees require the product to have been used 18 months of manufacture. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 31 . and the Confidex® Guarantee within 4 weeks of manufacture. retail and leisure use The BBA awards Agrément Certificates to a and for residential and non-residential product only after it has successfully passed dwellings. registered within 3 months of building completion. suburban and rural Agrément Certificate 91/2717 by the BBA for installers. colours. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Guarantees Table 12.e.

contribute for up to 40 years. washdowns. For more information visit 32 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. and have achieved a using appropriate maintenance and remedial Shotton we have already delivered significant ‘Very Good’ rating.colorcoat-online. and reuse of solvents used for steel manufacture without any loss of quality. HPS200 Ultra® are unsurpassed in the industry Colorcoat® products and the roof and wall re-use and recycling. the life of Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® now and in the future. Tata Steel is leading the way as the first to sustainable building envelope solutions - pre-finished steel manufacturer to secure However.colorcoat-online. reduction in CO2 emissions and material waste through strategies such as a move from road End of life and recycling to 100% rail transport for all feedstock coming If corrective action is not an option there is a from Tata Steel in South Wales. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is exclusively from Tata Steel . installation of well established and very efficient variable speed drives and energy-efficient infrastructure which ensures that all steel lighting.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Sustainability Sustainability Reducing embodied energy Responsible Sourcing Sustainable design and use Tata Steel has an ongoing commitment to Responsible sourcing provides an approach to A key part of sustainable design is specifying reduce CO2 emissions associated with managing a product from the point at which a products that offer long-term performance. Tata Steel has carried For a copy of our latest certification contact out comprehensive life cycle assessments on a the Colorcoat Connection® helpline on wide range of cladding systems using +44 (0) 1244 892434 Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. pre-finished steel manufacture and we work material is mined or harvested in its raw state The super durable properties of Colorcoat with leading experts to ensure that both the through manufacture and processing. and are backed by the Confidex® Guarantee cladding systems that it is part of. making steel the most sustainable construction material. is fully traceable. BES 6001 certification for its Colorcoat® can be extended almost indefinitely over and Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is manufactured at products manufactured at Shotton including above the Confidex® Guarantee period by Tata Steel’s Shotton site in North Wales. use. Our Life cycle assessment manufacturing site has an environmental To demonstrate environmental impacts and to management system which has been certified allow you to make detailed comparisons and to ISO 14001. This means that the investment in steel-making is never wasted. informed decisions when purchasing construction products. action such as over-painting. At Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra®. as such. reclaim and recycle of 95% of our Zinc collected at end of life goes back into pot waste.

Welsh building and identify the contribution that cover through the comprehensive Confidex® Assembly Government. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® includes Low Carbon Research Institute. can maximise credits assessed through have a detrimental effect on the performance of the pre-finished steel. and the Sustainable Product Engineering Optimising the building envelope efficiency Centre for Innovative Functional Industrial through insulation. The aim of the research at these two centres is to develop a portfolio of products that will We have provided best practice advice and turn buildings into power stations to generate guidance on detailing in our Colorcoat® over one third of the UK’s requirement for technical papers so that cladding systems renewable energy by 2020. high air-tightness levels and Coatings (SPECIFIC). Manufacture and processing of Confidex® Guarantee contact the Colorcoat Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® into building Connection® helpline on +44 (0) 1244 892434. pre-finished steel achieve a Green Guide A+ For advice and guidance on PVs and the rating. through our approved supply chain. manufactured using Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® can reduce the associated heat losses from the building envelope. and Swansea pre-finished steel cladding can make to its Guarantee for the pre-finished steel that is University has invested in the creation of the efficient running. under the photovoltaic (PV) frame modules on Sustainable Building Envelope Centre (SBEC) a roof. together with partners such as the University to study the operational impacts of a offerings. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 33 . envelope products. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Sustainability Operational efficiency Photovoltaics Investing in sustainable building We have worked closely with one of the To demonstrate Tata Steel's commitment to envelopes leading architectural schools at Oxford Brookes the environment and renewable energy Tata Steel. This provides the building owner with the For more information visit confidence that installing a PV array will not www. All Tata Steel supply chain partner roof and wall cladding systems in the UK have details that have been designed and modelled to improve the thermal performance of the building. and that the product is System environmental assessment guaranteed to perform for the same duration of In the UK all roof and wall systems using the guarantee up to 40 years. the minimisation of linear thermal bridging can reduce the operational impacts.

we can match almost any solid cladding.colorcoat-online. surroundings. single elevation should come from the same colour retention. available in Zone 1 and Zone 2 areas be colour-matched to the roof or wall in Europe.Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Services Colour reassurance When sourcing material for your building Colour availability Metal hand samples envelope. all cladding for a design. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Europe and in small quantities from our Tata and effect. work from either physical swatches or reference . online at www. Repertoire® requirements.colorcoat-online. please obtain metal hand samples provides the widest colour choice on the Steel accredited distributors in the UK. from the Colorcoat Connection® helpline or market with short production lead times. material minimum order quantity of 2500 m² and can from the same batch. the best reference is the actual colour for roof or wall cladding. we can create a unique identity for your building. To discuss your readily available in a wide choice of Signature. consistency and matching colours on short production lead times in colours. consideration should be given to Common sizes are available in all standard Metal hand samples are available for all colour availability. 34 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 www. For a true representation of colour components. Matching components Through our Repertoire® Colour Consultancy If accessories made from other materials are to service. We require a profiles or panels delivered to site To check the quickest colour availability for We recognise the importance of colour your project. In addition to its superior gloss and or your local representative. please contact the Colorcoat Classic and Matt colours. As an additional service. contact the Colorcoat Colour consistency performance and choice in building envelope Connection® helpline on +44 (0) 1244 892434 If tonal consistency is critical. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® is production batch. whether you want Connection® helpline on +44 (0) 1244 892434 your building to stand out or blend in with the or your local representative.

Steel building envelope systems for non- We have produced a number of technical domestic buildings. from 9. Sustainable low carbon non-domestic who the representative is for your area. soffits. For details of Colorcoat® accredited easily accessible advice and guidance on a 6. Colorcoat Connection® helpline +44 (0) 1244 892434 Copyright Tata Steel UK Limited 2015 35 . 7. technical advice and systems for the very highest quality and 1. quantities.colorcoat-online. www.Colorcoat® lines at Shotton performance. UK can provide you with any colour from the visit www.colorcoat-online. flashings. Colorcoat® technical papers on +44 (0) 1244 892434. Part L 2013: The role of the building partners in the The team is readily available to advise you on domestic buildings. visit www. non-domestic buildings. buildings. Building Integrated Renewable distributors visit wide range of construction issues. These are ideal for small projects.colorcoat-online. to book a CPD or call the Colorcoat Connection® helpline. For further details on our supply chain Colorcoat® Business Development 2. Factory tour . papers that can help you address key issues for UK building design and construction. Importance of air-tightness in Colorcoat® accredited distributors your metal building envelope. service in the UK and worldwide. non-domestic buildings for Part L Our Colorcoat® accredited distributors in the Call the Colorcoat Connection® helpline or compliance. the design. louvers. Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® Services Colorcoat® services The Colorcoat® brand is recognised as the RIBA Approved CPDs Colorcoat® supply chain exclusive Tata Steel mark of quality and Our expertise and knowledge extends to the Colorcoat® products are available through our metal envelope expertise. We products are supported by a comprehensive Business Development team: recommend their CE-marked and SCI-assessed range of services. Roof mounted photovoltaic systems for guidance. Steel for roof and wall cladding. For a full list of downloadable papers. Visit www.colorcoat-online. low carbon building design to fire 10.colorcoat-online. This dedicated helpline offers immediate and non-domestic buildings. Sustainable refurbishment solutions for corner details. Colorcoat® following CPD Seminars run by our Colorcoat® market-leading supply chain partners. Colorcoat® product update. Contact us Technologies for non-domestic to find out Colorcoat HPS200 Ultra® range in small 4. canopies and Colorcoat Connection® helpline 5. specification and construction of 3. please visit Team envelope in compliance for for non- www.

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