Automatic Smoke Curtains Reading
Westwood Security supply and install high quality Automatic Smoke Curtains in the Reading area.
With smoke inhalation being a prime cause of fatalities from fires, anyone with a Reading business should consider installing automatic smoke curtains as parts of their fire safety procedures.
How Automatic Smoke Curtains Can Help Save Lives in Reading
The need for adequate fire prevention and fire control procedures for Reading businesses should be obvious. Regardless of whether they will never be needed, it only takes one outbreak to wreak to ruin a Reading business in terms of financial cost and potentially fatalities.
It pays, therefore, for all Reading companies to be prepared. And, automatic smoke curtains should be considered a vital part of fire control in Reading.
They help to channel smoke and toxic gases, or extract them, allowing people to be evacuated should a fire break out at your Reading business.
Generally, automatic smoke curtains will be activated in tandem with your Reading fire alarm and will restrict the spread of smoke to the underside of an internal ceiling.
Our Reading Automatic Smoke Curtains
No-one should take chances when it comes to fires, which is why we recommend Reading businesses to take advantage of automatic fire curtains from Westwood.
We provide the highest quality automatic smoke curtains in Reading at the best prices.
And, we supply and install automatic smoke curtains in Reading to wide spans, which can be automatic, soffit automatic or suspended.
Call NOW for a guaranteed Quote for automatic smoke curtains in Reading.
Our automatic smoke curtains available in Reading have been rigorously tested and come with a failsafe system guaranteeing activation in the event of power failure.
Westwood Automatic Smoke Curtains can be supplied in Reading in unlimited widths by use of an overlap system, with curtains up to 5 metres wide being serviced by single span rollers.
Features of Automatic Smoke Curtains Reading
- Automatic operation
- Support for servery and hatches
- Custom built to your specification
- Short lead times
- Slim, lightweight and easy to install
- 4hr fire resistance
- Help to slow down and prevent the passage of smoke and gases
- 240V operation with battery back-up
Reading Automatic Smoke Curtains Specification
Coated fiberglass material tested to withstand temperatures of 600 Degrees Centigrade for one hour. The thickness of the Smoke Curtain is approximately 0.75mm.
Bottom Rail and Roller
A bottom rail is attached to the curtain and this rail is designed to stop at ceiling level or into a recess in the box when raised. The curtain coils on to a steel roller mounted on endplate bearings.
Automatic Smoke Curtain Operation
Smoke Curtains are electrically operated by 240V Tubular Motors and are supplied with a control panel that is connected to the main fire alarm panel for the area of your Reading business. Standard control panel will operate a single motor or alternatively a group panel can be supplied to manage multiple motors within a single smoke compartment. The system requires a 240V single phase fused spur within one metre of the control panel.
Automatic Smoke Curtain Box
The central roller and coiled up Smoke Curtain is housed in a galvanised metal box, which is Automatic to the structure of the building. The box is galvanised as standard and can be polyester powder coated at extra cost.
Unlimited width x 10 metres high.
Approximately 75mm per second.
Typically 30kgs per linear metre of width for curtain, box and bottom rail.
Tel: 0161 272 9333 (North) or 0208 166 9933 (South) 0121 400 0161 (West Midlands) 01157 351045 (East Midlands)
We also manufacture BS certified twin skin Automatic Fire Shutters
offering up to 4 hours resistance to fire.