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Fire Rated Curtains Southampton

Westwood Security are leading suppliers and installers of the best quality Fire Rated Curtains to the Southampton area.

The inhalation of smoke and toxic gases is the main cause of fatalities from fires anywhere, including Southampton, which is why anyone with a business in Southampton should make Fire Rated Curtains a key component of their fire control procedures.

How Fire Rated Curtains Can Save Lives in Southampton

All Southampton businesses should understand why they need thorough fire control and fire safety procedures, and it is important to understand that fire rated curtains are not secondary to other smoke ventilation systems. It only ever takes one outbreak of fire to cause havoc to a Southampton business in terms of costs financially and to human life.

It is vital, therefore, for all Southampton companies to be fully prepared. And, Fire Rated Curtains should be considered a key component of fire control in Southampton.

Fire rated curtains help channel smoke and toxic gases, or extract them, ensuring people can be safely evacuated if a fire should break out at your Southampton business.

Usually, Fire Rated Curtains will be initiated by your Southampton fire alarm system, and will limit the spread of smoke to the underside of the internal ceiling.

Our Southampton Fire Rated Curtains

No-one should ever take risks when it comes to fires: the consequences are can be a matter of life and death. This is why we recommend Southampton businesses to take advantage of fire rated curtains from Westwood.

We provide the best quality Fire Rated Curtains in Southampton at the best prices.

And, we can supply and install Fire Rated Curtains in Southampton to wide spans, which can be automatic, soffit automatic or suspended.

Call NOW for a guaranteed Quote for Fire Rated Curtains in Southampton.

Our Fire Rated Curtains, available in Southampton, have been stringently tested and come as standard with a failsafe system guaranteeing activation in the event of any power failure.

Westwood Fire Rated Curtains can be supplied and installed in Southampton in unlimited widths by using an overlap system, with curtains up to 5 metres wide being serviced by single span rollers.

Features of Fire Rated Curtains Southampton

  • 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

Southampton Fire Rated 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 fixed 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.

Fire Rated Curtain Operation

Fire rated curtains are electrically operated by 240V Tubular Motors and come with a control panel that is fixed to the main fire alarm panel of your Southampton 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 fire rated 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.

MAXIMUM SIZES
Unlimited width x 10 metres high.

OPERATING SPEED
Approximately 75mm per second.

WEIGHT
Typically 30kgs per linear metre of width for curtain, box and bottom rail.

Tel:0161 272 9333 (North) or 0207 873 2390 (South) 0121 285 0239 (West Midlands) 0115 8240036 (East Midlands)
We also manufacture BS certified twin skin Automatic Fire Shutters offering up to 4 hours resistance to fire.

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