Westwood supply and install high quality Vertical Fire Curtains nationwide. Vertical Fire Curtains restrict the lateral spread of smoke and gas along the underside of an internal ceiling in the event of a fire. Vertical Fire Curtains are effective as part of a smoke control fire safety system. Smoke reservoirs are created from which smoke and hot gases can be extracted, or Fire Curtains may alternatively be implemented to prevent the spread of smoke allowing time for escape. We supply Vertical Fire Curtains that are available in wide ranges and can be face fixed, soffit fixed or suspended, depending on your needs. Vertical Fire Curtains are more than simply an addition to smoke ventilation systems. Vertical Fire Curtains save lives and should be considered an vital component to any fire safety system. HorizontalFire Curtains are an essential safety component that allows you to stop the spread of lethal gases when faced with a situation involving a fire, smoke and other lethal gases are almost always present. And are invariably the factors responsible for death and serious illness. Best Value Vertical Fire Curtains Call NOW for a guaranteed Quote Fire CurtainsOur Fire curtains have been successfully tested and are supplied with a failsafe system that will ensure activation in the event of power failure. Westwood Fire Curtains can be supplied in unlimited widths by use of an overlap system, with curtains up to 5 metres wide being serviced by single span rollers. Automatic operation Support for servery and hatches Custom built to your specification Short lead times Slim, lightweight and easy to install 4hr fire resistance Sealed to prevent the passage of fire or smoke 240V operation with battery back-up Vertical Fire Curtains Specification Coated fiberglass material tested to withstand temperatures of 600 Degrees Centigrade for one hour. The thickness of the Fire 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. 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) Roller Shutter Enquiries We also manufacture BS certified twin skin insulated Fire Shutters offering up to 4 hours resistance to fire.