This section relates to the supply and installation of RESCO compact laminate systems, using proprietary, prefabricated toilet partitions and screens.
1.1 DOCUMENTS REFERRED TO
Documents referred to in this section are:
IS EN 438-4 High-pressure decorative laminates (hpl) - sheets based on thermosetting resins (usually called laminates) - part 4: Classification and specifications for compact laminates of thickness 2 mm and greater
Documents listed above and cited in the clauses that follow are part of this specification. However, this specification takes precedence in the event of it being at variance with the cited document.
1.2 MANUFACTURER'S DOCUMENTS
Manufacturer's and supplier's documents relating to work in this section are:
RESCO product brochures.
Copies of the above literature are available from RESCO NZ Ltd.
Telephone: 07 850 1025
Facsimile: 07 850 1026
1.3 NO SUBSTITUTIONS
Substitutions are not permitted to any specified RESCO brand products, components or accessories.
Installers to be experienced, competent and familiar with the materials and techniques specified. Installation to RESCO shop drawings and RESCO Installation Manual current at the time of installation.
1.5 SHOP DRAWINGS
Provide RESCO shop drawings and RESCO Installation Manual for the project. Refer to the general section for timing and review requirements.
Submit on request samples of RESCO panels and components for approval of colour and finishes.
1.7 WARRANTY - MATERIALS
Provide RESCO NZ Ltd warranty.
10 years: Compact laminate panel integrity
2 years: Hardware
- Provide this warranty on the RESCO NZ Ltd standard form.
- Commence the warranties from the date of completion.
Refer to the general section WARRANTIES for additional requirements.
2.1 WALL PANELS
6 mm compact laminate panels made from thermo-setting resins to IS EN 438-4. The phenolic resin core is pre-finished on both sides with a melamine resin surface finish. Refer to SELECTIONS for colour options.
2.2 ALUMINIUM TRIM - WALL CHANNELS
JOINTERS AND CORNER PROFILES
Selected extruded aluminium 6060 alloy full length aluminium powder coated jointers and corner profiles to suit application. Refer to SELECTIONS for channel colour options.
1 mm Multicom® double sided tape.
MS polymer adhesive.
2.5 HARDWARE PER DOOR
Use fit for purpose stainless steel screws.
3.1 HANDLE AND STORE
Handle and store all components, panels and accessories to avoid damage. Keep dry in transit. Store clear of and on a level floor and cover for protection.
3.2 SUBSTRATES AND PLUMBING FITTINGS CHECK
Before commencing installation of the RESCO system ensure all substrates are plumb, level and in true alignment, all flooring surfaces are ready and all plumbing fittings are properly positioned. Ensure adequate provisions are made for fixing to relevant walls.
Ensure that the back wall is sufficiently solid to support the suspended Multicube® system.
Protect adjoining areas, surfaces and finish from damage.
Wipe all surfaces with activator solution that will be in contact with MS Polymer adhesive.
Fix continuous full height double-sided tape to wall areas, to hold panels while MS Polymer adhesive cures.
Apply a continuous full height 5 mm bead of MS Polymer adhesive to areas where wall panelling to be fixed.
INSTALL PANELS Dry fit every RESCO Multicom® sheet before applying double-sided tape and MS Polymer adhesive. Allow for a 3 mm expansion clearance between profiles and panel edges. Carry out the fixing, erection and fitting to finish rigid, plumb, true to line and best practice, to the requirements of RESCO NZ Ltd and RESCO Installation Instructions. The panels can be cut with a skill saw using fine-tooth tungsten tipped blade.
Replace any damaged or marked elements.
Leave work to the standard required by RESCO NZ Ltd.
Remove debris, unused materials and elements from the site.
4.1 WALL PANELS
Panel description: 6 mm pre-finished compact laminate wall-panel
Panel size: 2440 mm x 1840 mm x 6 mm
Panel colour: ~
Aluminium colour: Powder coated to match panels
Users of this section shall rely solely on their own professional judgement and skill in determining the appropriateness of using or referring to this section and to satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of the data it contains.
Users acknowledge that neither Construction Information Limited nor the manufacturer of the products and systems described in the text are in any way liable in respect of any particular use or application of the material provided.