Fire-resisting performance of timber doorsets
In This Series
We examine some of the key elements in the testing and specification of fire-resisting timber-based doorsets.
Article from Timber 2018 Industry Yearbook
This Wood Information Sheet gives guidance on assessing the suitability of existing doors for upgrading to give a 20 or 30 minutes' fire resistance comparable with that of purpose-made fire doors. Upgrading to 60 minutes' performance will rarely be possible.
Upgrading the fire resistance of existing doors is a...
Hannah Mansell on the MLCLG fire door investigation, where the fire door industry is now and whether the standards of fire door safety have improved since the Grenfell tragedy.
Article from Timber 2019 Industry Yearbook
Jon Osborn, Chief Operating Officer of Chiltern International Fire has extended his role to cover sister company TRADA Technology. The two companies share a common ethos under the BM TRADA Group umbrella.
Article from the TRADA Timber Industry Yearbook 2012