Atex Certified Motors available in our Fire Shutters
Formby Fire Shutters Experts
Tel: 0151 701 0051Westwood Fire Shutters have many satisfied customers nationwide and many installations of Fire Shutters in Formby. Our Fire Shutters are installed by our own specialist teams. With our satellite bases around the country and from our London depot and our head office and factory in Manchester, we offer an unrivalled reach. We promise a quick turnaround for new Formby Fire Shutters and in emergency situations can offer a same-day replacement service. For Formby supply only Fire Shutters we can offer unbeatable terms with fast delivery. Formby Roller Shutters Our installation vehicles are covered by Navman tracking. For your peace of mind, we know where all of our teams are at all times, so in real time we can tell you exactly when your Fire Shutters will be with you irrespective of where you are in Formby or surrounding areas.
Fire Shutters can offer fire protection at up to 4 hours greater than would be the case for a standard non fire rated Roller Shutter Door. They can be used to section off and protect a particular part of a building from fire, the whole building, or even provide protection between floors.
Fire Shutters help many Formby businesses to ensure that they protect their goods, buildings and employees from the threat of fire by offering potentially significant delays to the spread of the fire. If you are a Formby business owner and take security and safety of your business premises and staff seriously, you may be surprised to know that every year many Formby businesses are forced to close as insurance companies refuse to meet claims because building regulations and Loss Prevention Council requirements have not been met. Fire Shutters from Westwood Security are the perfect to ensure compliance.
Formby Fire Shutters - Technical DetailsThere are three primary methods of automatic operation. A fusible link involves the use of solder as connection in the circuit: heat radiated from a nearby fire causes the solder to melt and this activates the door. A fire relay means that the Fire Shutter or Fire Door is connected to the fire alarm system. When the alarm is sounded, the Fire Shutter activates. Finally, a delayed Audio/Visual Warning used in connection with the Fire Shutters is connected to the alarm system, and operates usually with a time delay very similarly to a fire relay. During this delay an additional alarm is sounded, warning those in close proximity to the door that is about to close, thereby allowing them to exit an affected area. Building regulations in the Formby area require that openings in fire resisting walls or partitions must have a door with an equivalent fire rating to that of the wall or partition. Option 1 - Fire Shutter Panel with 24 volt activation and single alarm, driven down by mains power supply. Option 2 - As Option 1 but including a UPS power supply for use in the event of mains power failure to the Fire Shutters. Option 3 - Fire Shutter Audio/Visual Panel, delay and split level drop with a 24 volt brake release gravity fail safe system.
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