We publish fire test summaries that show sizes and glazing systems that can be adopted.
Fire resistance is defined in BS 476: Part 20: 1987 as the ability of an element of building construction to withstand exposure to a standard temperature, time and pressure regime without loss of its fire separating function or loadbearing function or both for a given time.
Pilkington Specifire™ incorporates all the information you need to choose the right product for your application. We recommend that you check with your local authority to see which level of fire resistance is applicable for your project. Click on the link below to use Pilkington Specifire™: