Article - 27 Feb 2004
Concern is expressed in the lack of understanding of the critical role played by volume solids in the performance of intumescent coatings. Technical Brief.
Article - 19 Jan 2004
Structural hollow sections (SHS) offer a number of structural and architectural advantages over open section profiles.
Article - 18 Nov 2003
Full scale 90 and 120 minute fire tests on loaded compositely designed, concrete filled, hot finished structural hollow section columns externally protected by an intumescent coating have confirmed...
Article - 10 Oct 2003
Passive fire protection materials insulate steel structures from the effects of the high temperatures that may be generated in fire.. Article.
Article - 31 Mar 2003
Nullifire S609 is an fire protective coating for structural metalwork. It can be applied offsite reducing on site setup and enabling better quality control. It provides up to 2 hours protection in the...
Article - 26 Mar 2003
Several factors affect fire spreading in domestic fires such as ignition, thermal inertia, heat release rates and smoke and gas generation by materials present. The measurement of heat release rates...
News - 20 Mar 2013
Major exploratory activity in the oil and gas industry is fuelling demand for hydrocarbon coatings, while the civil construction industry in emerging regions is set to support the long-term growth of...
News - 28 Jun 2010
Icynene Inc. (Icynene), the North American leader in open-cell spray foam technology, this week introduced ICYNENE ShelterShield™, an intumescent fire retardant coating that is available...
News - 12 Jun 2009
It is widely understood by firefighters and other first responders that if a fire has been burning in a home for more than five minutes, and that home is constructed with engineered I-joist flooring...
News - 23 Sep 2010
No-Burn Incorporated and PorterSIPs announce the first success of a collaboration created to utilize specialty coating technology and innovative structural insulated panel (SIP) design to enhance the...