Fire resisting ductwork - classified according to BS EN 13501 Parts 3 and 4 - European version (Blue book). 1st edition

Publication Year
2009

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Abstract

Provides complementary information based on data obtained from fire tests and classifications in BS EN 13501 Parts 3 and 4. Offers best practice guidance for ductwork in buildings, covering design and installation, looking at systems and functions, legislation, best practice advice, penetration seals and support systems. This European version complies with the requirements of the European Construction Products Directive (or the proposed Regulation). Includes data sheets detailing duct systems.


Document History

Complementary Blue Book to the "Fire resisting ductwork - an industry guide to design and installation (Blue book). 2nd edition. (ASFP, 2007)". Published by ASFP in conjunction with HVCA. Replaced by 1st edition, June 2010 update.


Publisher Information

Association for Specialist Fire Protection

Formed in 1975, the Association for Specialist Fire Protection currently represents the major U.K. based specialist manufacturers and installers of structural passive fire protection systems. They produce technical information to ensure built in fire protection in buildings.

Kingsley House, Ganders Business Park
Kingsley
Bordon
Aldershot
GU35 9LU
UK

Website: www.asfp.org.uk
Email: info@asfp.org.uk
Tel: 01420 471612

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