Why adopt the QuickPanel Solution?
QUICKPANEL® Lightweight Concrete Wall Panel Systems. Our panels are made from lightweight core of Portland cement and expanded polystyrene bead aggregate, sandwiched between non-asbestos, fibre cement facings.
Our system is designed to help you save on labors, overheads and mobilization cost without spending more on material costs, so you can avoid delays and finish your project ahead of schedule. It is also Water, Fire and Impact Resistant, giving you better protection against earthquakes, typhoons and fire. You can also enjoy a cooler quieter space with its cutting edge sound and heat insulation. The product is Eco-friendly. 100% free from harmful substance and recyclable.
Similar technology used in QUICKPANEL® is versatile and adaptable product of choice for many builders and developers in Asia and Worldwide.
Up to 5x Faster Installation
QUICKPANEL® panels are completely fabricated off-site and needs only to be installed on site using easy, efficient & cleaner solutions.
Water, Fire & Impact Resistant
QUICKPANEL® is fire resistant. Its major component is made of calcium silicate and has a good fire rating resistance of 4 hours at a temperature of 1000 degrees Celsius. Non-toxic.
Eco-friendly and 100% Reusable
QUICKPANEL® is transport friendly, reusable and recyclable. You can reuse and save on relocation.
High Compressive Strength
QUICKPANEL® is lightweight, strong and durable. These characteristics are ideal especially in high-rise buildings where load is a major consideration in design.
Sound & Heat Insulation
QUICKPANEL® has good sound insulation, sound absorption & noise reduction as well as thermal insulation properties. Enjoy a cooler, quiter living space.
Increases usable area as plastering is no longer necessary . QUICKPANEL® comes in 75mm, 90mm, 100mm, 120mm and 150mm thickness that can be customized to your requirement.
Product specification Comparison Chart
|LW PANELS||HOLLOW BLOCK PLASTER FINISHED||AAC BLOCK|
|Compressive Strength-Wall Section (N/mm2)||5.5||1.3 - 3.5||3.0 - 4.0|
|Direct Pull-out (N)||1800-2000||Up to 710||Up to 320|
|Density (kg/cu.m)||520 - 810||1400 -1900||400 - 1000|
|U Value||0.4||2.3 - 2.8||0.3 - 0.4|
|Fire Rating||1.5 - 4 hours||Varies||0 - 4 hours|
|STC Rating||43 - 60||Up to 46||Up to 39|
|Joint Capacity (kN-m)||2.53 - 4.66||2 - 2.5||2 - 2.5|
|Panel Moment Capacity (kN-m)||1.99 - 2.96||N/A||N/A|
|Panel Moment Capacity (side) (kN-m)||5.58 - 7.15||N/A||N/A|
|Axial Load Capacity (kN)||173.8 - 283||N/A||N/A|
|Plaster Requirement||Not Required||Required||Required|
A comparison of time taken to build a finished wall (2 sides plaster) ready to paint on both side
Wall Area = 16 sqm (as per BS 5628 - 1:2005)
Length = 4.5m
Height = 3.5m
2 point lateral support; 1 existing and 1 to be installed by contractor
No fire proofing
QuickPanel 2440mm X 610mm X 100mm :
Team of Skilled Laborers
BLOCKS 200 X 400 X 150 :
Team of 5 CHBlayers and 2 plasterers
|Location Marking||0.5 HR||Location Marking||0.5 HR|
|Bottom and top track cutting and setting||1.0 HR||Mortar mixing and setting out||1.0 HR|
|Install first panel with dowell bars||0.5 HR||Block Laying||48 HRS|
|Installation of vertical panels||1.0 HR||Steel fixing for column support||2.0 HRS|
|Measuring and cutting of horizontal panels||1.0 HR||Mixing and casting for column||1.5 HRS|
|Installation of horizontal panels||1.0 HR||Curing time||24 HRS|
|Closing of head track||0.25 HR||Manual plastering||5 HRS|
|Wind post measurement and fixing||0.5 HR||Curing time||24 HRS|
|Closing of joints||1.0 HR||Note: Block work wall cannot built higher than 6 courses without mortar|
|Curing Time||24 HRS||Setting i.e 24hrs|
|Finishing of Joints||1.0 HR||Rigid scaffolding is required to be fixed for blockwork at 1.5m height|
|Note: Panels only require mobile scaffolding and not restricted by height.||Fortris assumes the scaffolding and the first 6 courses can be done in 24 hours.|
|TOTAL TIME: 31.75 HRS||TOTAL TIME: 106 HRS|