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Kingspan Tarec launches Kooltherm FireSleeve

Limiting the spread of smoke and fire is a key consideration for any building owner, and to ensure maximum protection, Kingspan Tarec has now unveiled the Kingspan Tarec Kooltherm FireSleeve, a slim

The Kooltherm FireSleeve comprises an intumescent layer inside a stainless steel facing and is sealed at both ends with compressible rings. When exposed to high levels of heat, the intumescent swells and forms a hard char which closes any gaps between the pipework and the penetration edge. The product achieves a two hour fire integrity rating to BS EN 1366 and is particularly suited for use on fire rated constructions where inadequately sealed building service penetrations can act as a channel for smoke and flames.

To allow a straightforward installation, the 205mm Kooltherm FireSleeve features a secure clasp fastening and is supplied pre-wrapped around a 300mm section of Kingspan Tarec Kooltherm FM Pipe Insulation. The product is currently available in a range of sizes to fit Kooltherm FM Pipe Insulation installed on either steel or copper pipework..

Kooltherm FM Pipe Insulation holds a Euroclass rating of BL-s1,d0, the best possible Reaction to Fire classification available for phenolic insulation and has a Flame Spread Index of =25 when tested to ASTM E 84, achieving Class A.

Kingspan Tarec provides free, expert advice and guidance on everything from the latest regulatory requirements and best practice to detailed project specific advice and solutions, via its Pipeline Technical Advisory Service. To contact the technical support team call 0808 168 7363.

Tel: +44 (0) 1457 890400

Pipeline Technical Advisory Service: 0808 168 7363

Fax: +44 (0) 1457 852319

E-mail: info.uk@kingspantarec.co.uk

Website: http://www.kingspantarec.com

 

1 September 2014

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