About the ROCKWOOL Group
At the ROCKWOOL Group, we are committed to enriching the lives of everyone who experiences our solutions. Our expertise is perfectly suited to tackle many of today’s biggest sustainability and development challenges, from energy consumption and noise pollution to fire resilience, water scarcity, and flooding. Our range of products reflects the diversity of the world’s needs while supporting our stakeholders in reducing their own carbon footprint.
Stone wool is a versatile material and forms the basis of all our businesses. With approx. 10,500 passionate colleagues in 38 countries, we are the world leader in stone wool solutions, from building insulation to acoustic ceilings, external cladding systems to horticultural solutions, engineered fibers for industrial use to insulation for the process industry and marine & offshore.
Part of the ROCKWOOL Group, Rockfon is a leading provider of acoustic stone wool ceiling panels as well as specialty metal ceiling products and suspension systems. Its stone wool ceiling panels consist of up to 42 percent recycled content. The rest is made primarily of basalt rock – a natural material in essentially limitless supply. Rockfon has been operating in North America since January 2013. In October that year Chicago Metallic™, a provider of ceiling suspension systems and specialty metal ceilings, became part of the ROCKWOOL Group to complement the Rockfon ceiling system product offering.
Part of the ROCKWOOL Group, Roxul Inc. has five factories and plants in North America and 1,000 employees. It is North America’s largest stone wool producer, offering advanced building insulation, industrial and technical solutions. In July, Roxul Inc. announced the establishment of a new manufacturing facility in Jefferson County, West Virginia.