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...
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
Spreading the message about the importance of fire doors should not be a once-a-year event. Hannah Mansell reports on the progress made in 2016 and what more can be done in 2017.
Article from Timber 2017 Industry Yearbook