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5 Advantages of using a Fire Rated Panel

  • Date: September 11, 2019
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In researching different fire protection solutions for your business, you might have come across the fire rated panel.

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Advantages of a Fire Resistant Duct over an Ordinary Duct

  • Date: April 07, 2017
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Today, an increasing number of businesses are choosing a fire resistant duct over a standard duct. This is not by happenstance but for very good reasons. The name alone, fire rated duct, indicates a much higher level of protection. However, to fully appreciate how fire rated ductwork outperforms standard ductwork, it is important to look at all of the advantages. Materials – To start with, very special materials are used in fire rated ductwork. These materials are extremely different from...

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What Are Fire Enclosures, and How Do They Work?

  • Date: February 07, 2017
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For many types of industries and businesses, the number one concern is fire. Although a fire can cause significant damage and harm to humans regardless of a company’s size, this type of catastrophe could shut a smaller business down completely. The good news is that several different fire protection systems are available, including fire enclosures. Many people are unfamiliar with fire enclosures. For that reason, it is important to gain a better understanding of what they are and how they...

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How to Achieve 4-Hour Fire Rated Protection

While many buildings have a 1- or 2-hour fire rating, 4-hour fire rated protection can easily save lives. To accomplish a four-hour rating, several elements must be considered. DoorsDoors have a fire rating classification based on the fire rating of the wall into which they are installed. The location in the building and the current building code are used to establish the fire rating of the wall. The rating is broken down by time for steel fire doors. Typically, this...

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