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Fire Protection - Pilkington

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Fire Protection Glass We offer a wide range of fire-resistant glass options with varying levels of protection to suit your needs. Protection levels are measured in defined time periods (30, 60, 90, 120 and 180 minutes) and in terms of either integrity and insulation or integrity only, as designated by the European Standards. To ensure the expected fire performance is achieved, should it be ...

About Fire Protection - Pilkington

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About Fire Protection Transparent solutions for protection of human life . Thanks to the continuous development and refinement of fire-resistant glass products modern glass architecture can implement its "democratic" values and principles of transparency and openness consistently both on the outer façades as well as in building interiors.

Fire protection units - Pilkington

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Plus passive protection from the effects of fire for up to 180 minutes (product dependant). A range of fire-resistant glass units are available from Pilkingon Plyglass offering varying levels of protection, which are measured in terms of: Integrity - the time the glass remains intact in a fire. Insulation - the amount the glass will limit the temperature rise on the non-fire side. It should be ...

Fire Safety - Pilkington

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A clear, laminated fully insulating fire and safety glass that offers the highest levels of fire protection (integrity and insulation), maximising the available levels of natural light and visibility. The achieved classifications for integrity and insulation (EI) are for 30, 60, 90, 120 and 180 minutes. Depending on the thickness, it provides impact safety up to Class 1 BS EN 12600. Pilkington ...

Fire Protection Glass - Pilkington

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Fire Protection Glass. Pilkington's Fire-resistant Glass range ensures safer as well as space giving, brighter and sustainable fire safety design. Overview Available here is a wide range of relevant and interesting information about the properties and applications of Fire Protection Glass products offered by Pilkington, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of glazing for transparent fire ...

Pilkington Pyrostop®

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Overview. Tried, Tested & Trusted fire protection against heat, flames and hot gases. The Pilkington Pyrostop ® Range is a clear, laminated fully insulating fire-protection and impact-resistant glass. Offering the highest levels of fire protection (integrity and insulation), maximising the available levels of natural light and visibility.

Protecting cities against fire with advanced glazing

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Fire protection was a key challenge for developer Meritcape when it set out to refurbish 1 Aylesbury Street – a converted historic warehouse building in Clerkenwell, East London. The designers wanted to fill every floor with natural light, from both the front and the back, by using floor-to-ceiling glazing throughout. However, the rear of the property was just three metres away from a ...

Pilkington Pyrodur®

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Overview. Using the same technology as Pilkington Pyrostop ®, Pilkington Pyrodur ® is tried and tested against fire and hot gases. Pilkington Pyrodur ® is widely used and specified in a range of softwood and hardwood timber. Offering up to 60 mins integrity, Pilkington Pyrodur ® can combine impact resistance (BS EN 12600) up to Class 1(B)1 and penetration resistance (BS EN 356) to ...

Top tips for installing fire-resistant glass

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In the case of fire-protection glass, it is recommended that the mark should include a reference to its fire resistance rating. Ensure the whole system is fit for purpose. The effectiveness of a glazed partition or door is determined not only by the properties of the glass itself, but by the combined performance of the whole installed system. As well as the glass, the frame, glazing materials ...

Banks and Insurance - Pilkington

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Fire Protection Glass; Insulating Glass Units; Solar Control Glass; Structural Glazing; Banks and Insurance Banks and insurances in general, and their headquarters in particular, are an important part of the corporate identity and are designed to impress. Integrated public assembly places for meetings and events are combined with light flooded, generously spaced office and executive suites ...