Wall Lining Systems

voestalpine Metsec manufacture a range of wall lining products that Part L requirements to be met. Braced and unbraced metal systems available offset from masonry walls allowing the correct thermal insulation to be introduced to hit exacting U values.

Wall Liner

Quick, simple and cost-effective to use, the dry wall liner is suitable for internal use in all commercial and domestic applications. It can be used to dry line masonry backgrounds, uneven walls or walls with surface-fixed services, for concealing services, cavity walls and where the cavity width between the wall and the back of the plasterboard lining ranges from 25 to 175mm.

By replacing the wet trade alternative, this quality system offers practical, cost-effective lining to meet the needs of fasttrack building methods. It also has a low thermal capacity with a crack-resistant surface so paint or ceramic tiles can be applied directly. Compatible with all partition and suspended ceiling systems, wall liner can be used with a range of Gypsum wallboards and thermal laminates to line brick, block and concrete walls that are reasonably dry and protected within the building envelope.

Features and Benefits

  • A completely dry system using secure mechanical fixings
  • Surface-mounted services can easily be accommodated
  • Mineral wool can be incorporated within the cavity for thermal or acoustic insulation
  • Suitable for fixing all types of plasterboard
  • Before installation, walls must be treated for any damp
  • Secure fixing into existing background is essential when installing this system

For more information or for details of your nearest stockist please contact us on +44 (0) 121 601 6075 or Metsec.DryLining@voestalpine.com.


Indepenent Wall Liner

The independent wall liner systems combine the features of other metal systems to give high strength and quickly assemble dry linings. They are designed to be installed clear of a variety of existing backgrounds. Dry lining reinforced concrete walls, steel framed walls and renovation work where existing walls may form an unsuitable substrate for other systems. Walls must be treated for any damp before installation.

Features and Benefits

  • The systems allow space for services, and for high levels of thermal and acoustic insulation
  • Range of I stud widths of 50mm, 60mm, 70mm, 92mm & 146mm to accommodate a range of height requirements
  • A maximum height without bracing of 5.4m can be achieved
  • Suitable for fixing all types of plasterboard
  • Free-standing from masonry to allow for services
  • I stud holds insulation well – ready made holder
  • Sight line for easy installation of board panels

For more information or for details of your nearest stockist please contact us on +44 (0) 121 601 6075 or Metsec.DryLining@voestalpine.com.