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ROCKWOOL Ltd

ROCKWOOL Ltd

www.rockwool.co.uk

info@rockwool.com

T: +44 (0)1656 862621

ROCKWOOL Ltd, 14th Floor, Chiswick Tower, 389 Chiswick High Road, London. W4 4AJ

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RIBA CPD

This NBS Plus page covers compressible sealing strip system

relating to clause 545 COMPRESSIBLE SEALING STRIP SYSTEM

in E40 Designed joints in in situ concrete.

For more NBS Plus information from this company, see the ROCKWOOL Ltd overview page which includes a clause list and a product list.


Products from ROCKWOOL Ltd

Rockwool offer a design and specification service; consultation early in the design phase is recommended.

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ROCKWOOL FirePro Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal - Firestop for linear joints in walls and floors.
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Rockwool FirePro Intumescent Movement Joint Seal - Firestop for linear joints up to 50 mm width in walls and floors.
 

View larger image of Rockwool FirePro Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal from ROCKWOOL LtdROCKWOOL FirePro Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal

Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal is a compressible strip formed by shrink wrapping a graphite based intumescent polymer to both faces of a ROCKWOOL core. Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal is supplied in one metre lengths to suit the joint to be filled. The width of the product is dependent on the fire rating required (refer to data sheet or consult ROCKWOOL technical for details).The seal is installed by simply compressing by hand and then pushing into the joint. Adjacent pieces of the product are tightly butted together. There is no need to use any adhesives or intumescent sealant in conjunction with the product.In a fire, the graphite based intumescent material swells to form a hard char, which prevents the passage of fire and smoke through the joint.Intumescent Expansion Joint is suitable for use in:Blockwork cavities.Curtain wall/Concrete slab interfaces.Expansion joints.Structural joints.Advantages:Simple to install.Water resistant.Maintenance free.Available in small quantities.Available from 48 hours of order.Performance:Tested to BS476: Part 20, it provides up to 4 hours fire protection.

Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal is a compressible strip formed by shrink wrapping a graphite based intumescent polymer to both faces of a ROCKWOOL core. Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal is supplied in one metre lengths to suit the joint to be filled. The width of the product is dependent on the fire rating required (refer to data sheet or consult ROCKWOOL technical for details).

The seal is installed by simply compressing by hand and then pushing into the joint. Adjacent pieces of the product are tightly butted together. There is no need to use any adhesives or intumescent sealant in conjunction with the product.

In a fire, the graphite based intumescent material swells to form a hard char, which prevents the passage of fire and smoke through the joint.

Intumescent Expansion Joint is suitable for use in:

  • Blockwork cavities.
  • Curtain wall/Concrete slab interfaces.
  • Expansion joints.
  • Structural joints.

Advantages:

  • Simple to install.
  • Water resistant.
  • Maintenance free.
  • Available in small quantities.
  • Available from 48 hours of order.

More about ROCKWOOL FirePro Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal:
As standard - Further information.

PendingCOMPRESSIBLE SEALING STRIP SYSTEM :
 Manufacturer:
ROCKWOOL Ltd.
  -Web:www.rockwool.co.uk.
  -Tel:+44 (0)1656 862621.
  -Product reference:
ROCKWOOL Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal.
 Size:
[30 x 25 mm]. - 15 mm thickness.
[75 x 50 mm]. - 15 mm thickness.
 Length:
[1000 mm].
 Seal:
[Single].
[Dual].


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Guidance

for ROCKWOOL FirePro Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal

from ROCKWOOL Ltd

More about ROCKWOOL FirePro Intumescent Expansion Joint Seal: As standard - Further information.

As standard

Performance:

Tested to BS476: Part 20, it provides up to 4 hours fire protection.

Further Information

Literature:

RIBA CPD

CPD information is available for ROCKWOOL Ltd from ribacpd.com.

RIBA Product Selector

Additional information may be available for ROCKWOOL Ltd from ribaproductselector.com.

Contacts:

www.rockwool.co.uk

info@rockwool.com

T: +44 (0)1656 862621

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View larger image of Rockwool FirePro Intumescent Movement Joint Seal from ROCKWOOL LtdRockwool FirePro Intumescent Movement Joint Seal

A highly compressible seal consisting of a fire-retardant foam laminated between graphite based intumescent polymer layers. Designed as a fire-rated linear gap joint filler in compartment floors and walls.Supplied in pre-formed sections to suit the joint size and fire resistance performance required. Installed by simply compressing by hand and inserting into the joint. With adjacent pieces tightly butted together, no adhesive or intumescent sealant is required.A compressible, intumescent seal for fire-rated joints in compartment floors and walls.Tested to BS 476-20, for up to four hours fire protection.Length:1000 mm.Size:– 14 x 12 mm:To suit Joint Width: 5–10 mm.Fire resistance: 240 minutes integrity, 235 minutes insulation.– 29 x 25 mm:To suit Joint Width: 11–25 mm.Fire resistance: 240 minutes integrity, 145 minutes insulation.– 56 x 25 mm:To suit Joint Width: 26–50 mm.Fire resistance: 120 minutes integrity, 23 minutes insulation.

A highly compressible seal consisting of a fire-retardant foam laminated between graphite based intumescent polymer layers. Designed as a fire-rated linear gap joint filler in compartment floors and walls.

Supplied in pre-formed sections to suit the joint size and fire resistance performance required. Installed by simply compressing by hand and inserting into the joint. With adjacent pieces tightly butted together, no adhesive or intumescent sealant is required.

A compressible, intumescent seal for fire-rated joints in compartment floors and walls.

Tested to BS 476-20, for up to four hours fire protection.

More about Rockwool FirePro Intumescent Movement Joint Seal:
As standard - Options - Further information.

PendingCOMPRESSIBLE SEALING STRIP SYSTEM :
 Manufacturer:
ROCKWOOL Ltd.
  -Web:www.rockwool.co.uk.
  -Tel:+44 (0)1656 862621.
  -Product reference:
Rockwool FirePro Intumescent Movement Joint Seal.
 Size:
[14 x 12 mm].
[29 x 25 mm].
[56 x 29 mm].


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Guidance

for Rockwool FirePro Intumescent Movement Joint Seal

from ROCKWOOL Ltd

More about Rockwool FirePro Intumescent Movement Joint Seal: As standard - Options - Further information.

As standard

Length:

1000 mm.

Options

Size:

– 14 x 12 mm:

  • To suit Joint Width: 5–10 mm.
  • Fire resistance: 240 minutes integrity, 235 minutes insulation.

– 29 x 25 mm:

  • To suit Joint Width: 11–25 mm.
  • Fire resistance: 240 minutes integrity, 145 minutes insulation.

– 56 x 25 mm:

  • To suit Joint Width: 26–50 mm.
  • Fire resistance: 120 minutes integrity, 23 minutes insulation.

Further Information

Literature:

RIBA CPD

CPD information is available for ROCKWOOL Ltd from ribacpd.com.

RIBA Product Selector

Additional information may be available for ROCKWOOL Ltd from ribaproductselector.com.

Contacts:

www.rockwool.co.uk

info@rockwool.com

T: +44 (0)1656 862621

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