MP visits new Centre of Excellence in King’s Lynn
- By Elaine Bird
- 19 November 2020
- King’s Lynn
Huntsman Building Solutions (HBS), one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of open-cell and closed-cell spray polyurethane foam (SPF) insulation, hosted North West Norfolk Member of Parliament, James Wild MP yesterday (17 Oct), in King’s Lynn. A great opportunity to share the exciting developments of the company that was formed in May this year, a combination of the Icynene-Lapolla and Demilec brands. The company focuses on meeting market demands for more energy-efficient products and serves a range of industries, including residential, commercial, industrial, institutional, and agricultural.
While at HBS, James Wild MP, enjoyed a site tour including a close look at the manufacturing facilities, laboratory testing equipment and witnessed the HBS Heatlok HFO Pro being sprayed in the state-of-the-art Centre of Excellence. Mr Wild discussed the energy saving and sustainability advantages of HBS spray foam insulation with its high values for thermal insulation as well as products containing recycled PET bottles.
James Wild MP commented, “Huntsman Building Solutions products can help the UK to reduce its environmental footprint at this critical time. I was impressed to get meet the talented team and get a close look at the local production facilities and the state-of-the-art training centre. This significant investment is a vote of confidence in West Norfolk from Huntsman and HBS to drive forward its products that will help cut emissions and create green jobs.”
“It was a fantastic opportunity to show our dedication to the local manufacture of our industry-leading spray foam insulation and investment into the training facilities for improving the Environmental, Health and Safety standards within the industry. We are pleased to have been able to host James Wild MP and look forward to working closely with our contractors to take advantage of the insulation grants offered by governments across Europe” said Iain Stanton Managing Director of Huntsman-IFS, the manufacturing site for Huntsman Building Solutions in King’s Lynn, UK.