In the event of fire Pyrostop® will offer protection from hot gases, flames and the heat should fire occur.
The Pilkington Pyrostop®, range of products are clear, laminated fire and impact-resistant glass range offering up to up to 180 minutes integrity, together with some heat insulation in suitable glazing systems. Depending on the thickness, it provides impact protection up to Class 1(B)1 of BS EN 12600.
In the event of fire, Pilkington Pyrodur® turns opaque providing both the integrity requirements of a barrier to hot gases and flames. As such,Pilkington Pyrostop®, complies with European and ISO test standards.
Key attributes, qualities & Benefits:
- Provides passive protection for escape from buildings or firefighter access
- Well known and recognized by Fire and Building Control Authorities
- Suitable for internal and external applications
- May be used in fire-rated timber or steel frames
- Excellent acoustics reduction properties
- Fire performance not dependent on critical framing edge cover requirements
Specified for your home and public buildings Throughout Ireland and Northern Ireland
The Pilkington Pyrostop® range of products are specified where the architect wants to maximizes the available levels of natural light and visibility, while protecting against the spread of fire.
Pilkington Pyrostop® provides an extensively tested range of fire-resistant glass options in a wide range of fire-resistant framing systems, providing a maximum level of protection and a safe and reliable choice for the designer and installer. The clear alternative to a solid wall, it is designed for consistent and reproducible behaviour in fire and has an established track record of fire test and real fire experience behind it over many years.
Pilkington Pyrostop® provides protection from flames and hot gases to allow an orderly evacuation in the case of a fire and continues to protect valuable assets in the building until the fire is put under control. The product provides impact resistance up to Class 1(B)1 to BS EN 12600, the highest performance classification. Pilkington Pyrostop® is the product line to use wherever a complete, physically robust fire-resistant glazing is required.
It should be noted that fire-resistant glass must always be specified as part of a tested and approved glazing system, and installation should be carried out by specialists in order to ensure that the expected fire performance is achieved should it be called upon. If you are not sure of the particular fire glass or rating you need? Contact us at All Purpose Glazing for more information on products and how we can help you.
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