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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.

Spectra House
Westwood Way
Westwood Business Park
Coventry
CV4 8HS
UK
Website: www.asfp.org.uk
Email: info@asfp.org.uk
Tel: 024 76 935412

Documents by this publisher

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Series details Title Year Status
Active fire curtains: compartmentation and protected routes. 1st edition. Guidance on specification, use and application of product (Black book) 2020 Green
ASFP advisory notice - using polyurethane foams 2011 Green
ASFP on-site guide to installing fire-stopping 2016 Green
Ensuring best practice for passive fire protection in buildings. 2nd edition 2014 Green
Ensuring best practice for passive fire protection in buildings (Withdrawn) 2004 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings. 3rd edition 2002 Amber
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings. 4th edition. (Volume 2: Part 1: Boards). Section 10:1 Product data sheets - Boards. (Revised March 2010). (Yellow book) 2007 Green
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings. 4th edition (Yellow book). (Volume 2: Part 4: Sprayed reactive intumescent coatings). Section 10:4. (Revised March 2010) 2007 Green
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings. 5th edition. (Volume 1 of 2). (Yellow book) 2014 Amber
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings. 5th edition. (Volume 1 of 2). (Yellow book) 2014 Green
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). 3rd edition (Revised June 2004) 2004 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). 4th edition (Revised April 2008) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). 4th edition (Revised May 2007) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 1 Sections 1-9. 4th edition (Revised June 2010) (Withdrawn) 2007 Amber
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 1 Sections 1-9. 4th edition (Revised October 2009) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2: Part 1: Boards. Section 10:1 Product data sheets - Boards. 4th edition (Revised March 2010) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2: Part 2: Casings, blankets and circular pre-formed products. Section 10:2 Product data sheets. 4th edition (Revised March 2010) 2007 Green
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2: Part 3: Sprayed non reactive coatings. Section 10:3 Product data sheets. 4th edition (Revised June 2010) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2: Part 3: Sprayed non reactive coatings. Section 10:3 Product data sheets. 4th edition (Revised August 2017) 2007 Green
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2: Part 3: Sprayed non-reactive coatings. Section 10:3 Product data sheets. 4th edition (Revised Feb 2013) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2: Part 4: Sprayed reactive intumescent coatings. Section 10:4. 4th edition (Revised June 2010) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2 Part 1 Section 10:1 List of product data sheets - boards. 4th edition (Revised October 2009) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2 Part 2 Section 10:2 List of product data sheets - casings/blankets circulars. 4th edition (Revised October 2009) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2 Part 3 Section 10:3 List of product data sheets - sprayed non reactive coatings. 4th edition (Revised October 2009) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Yellow book). Volume 2 Part 4 Section 10:4 List of product data sheets - sprayed reactive intumescent coatings. 4th edition (Revised October 2009) 2007 Red
Fire protection for structural steel in buildings Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (2nd edition - revised. 1992) (Withdrawn) 1992 Red
Fire protection of timber floors 1993 Red
Fire rated and smoke outlet ductwork - an industry guide to design and installation (Blue book) 2000 Red
Fire rated non-loadbearing partitions (Purple book) 2003 Red
Fire resisting ductwork. Tested to BS EN 1366 Parts 1, 8 and 9 (Classification to BS EN 13501 Parts 3 and 4). 2nd Edition (Volume 1). Blue book. European version 2020 Green
Fire resisting ductwork - an industry guide to design and installation (Blue book). 2nd edition (No longer current but cited in Building Regulations guidance) 2007 Red
Fire resisting ductwork - classified according to BS EN 13501 Parts 3 and 4 - European version (Blue book). 1st edition 2009 Red
Fire resisting ductwork - classified according to BS EN 13501 Parts 3 and 4 - European version (Blue book). 1st edition (Withdrawn) 2010 Amber
Fire resisting ductwork - tested to BS 476 Part 24. 3rd edition. Volume 1 of 2 (Blue book) (British Standard version) 2016 Green
Fire resisting ductwork - tested to BS 476 Part 24. 3rd edition. Volume 2 of 2 - product data sheets (Blue book) (British Standard version) 2016 Green
Fire resisting ductwork - tested to BS 476 Part 24. 3rd edition. Volume 3 of 3 - rules for assessments (Blue book) (British Standard version) 2017 Green
Fire resisting ductwork - tested to BS 476 Part 24 (Blue book). British Standard version. 2nd edition 2007 Red
Fire resisting ductwork - tested to BS 476 Part 24 (Blue book). British Standard version. 2nd edition (Withdrawn) 2011 Amber
Fire resisting non loadbearing partitions (Purple book) 2007 Red
Fire resisting partitions. 2nd edition. A guide to internally framed non load bearing partitions (Purple book) 2010 Green
Fire resisting partitions: a guide to internally framed non load bearing partitions. 2nd edition (Purple book) 2010 Red
Fire stopping: Linear joint seals, penetration seals and small cavity barriers: 3rd party certificated products (Red book). 3rd edition 2011 Amber
Fire stopping: Linear joint seals, penetration seals and small cavity barriers: 3rd party certified products (Red book). 3rd edition 2009 Red
Fire stopping: Linear joint seals, penetration seals and small cavity barriers: 3rd party certified products (Red book). 3rd edition 2009 Red
Fire stopping and penetration seals for the construction industry (Red book). 2nd edition (No longer current but cited in Building Regulations guidance) 2004 Amber
Fire stopping and penetration seals for the construction industry (reprint) 1993 Red
Fire stopping and penetration seals for the construction industry - Systems data sheets. 2nd edition 2004 Amber
Fire-stopping: Linear joint seals, penetration seals and cavity barriers 4th edition. Red book (Fire-stopping) 2016 Green
Guidance on the classification for reaction to fire performance of fire retardant coating systems: enhancing the fire performance of surfaces in buildings (Orange book) 2008 Red
Guidance on the classification for reaction to fire performance of fire retardant coating systems: enhancing the fire performance of surfaces in buildings (Orange book) 2009 Green
Guide to inspecting passive fire protection for fire risk assessors 2012 Green
Have you heard about the regulatory reform (fire safety) order? 2006 Red
Industry guide to the design for the installation of fire and smoke resisting dampers (Grey book) (Withdrawn) 2005 Red
Over cladding of thin film intumescents on steel sections advisory notice 2005 Red
Overcladding of reactive coatings on structural steel sections 2007 Red
Supplement to 2nd edition (revised) Fire protection for structural steel in buildings (Withdrawn) 1994 Red
Volume 1: EN fire dampers (European standards) E (integrity) and ES (integrity and leakage) classified. 2nd edition. As used in ventilation systems to maintain fire compartments and/or to protect means of escape from buildings. Guidance on EN fire testing, classification, application and installation. (Grey book) 2011 Green
Volume 1: Fire dampers (European standards) E (integrity) and ES (integrity and leakage) classified. As used in ventilation systems to maintain fire compartments and/or to protect means of escape from buildings. Guidance on EN fire testing, classification, application and installation. Volume 1: EN fire dampers. (Grey book). 2nd edition 2010 Red
Volume 1: Fire dampers (European standards) E (integrity) and ES (integrity and leakage) classified. As used in ventilation systems to maintain fire compartments and/or to protect means of escape from buildings. Guidance on EN fire testing, classification, application and installation. Volume 1: EN fire dampers. (Grey book). 2nd edition 2011 Amber
ANO 1 Safe use of horizontal fire stopping: avoiding accidents and damage 2010 Red
ANO 1 Safe use of horizontal fire stopping: avoiding accidents and damage 2012 Green
ANO 2 Firestopping of combustible pipes with an internal diameter of 40 mm or less 2010 Green
ANO 3 Joint ASFP - BCF advisory notice 2010 Green
ANO 4 Test and assessment procedures for circular solid rods protected with intumescent coatings 2010 Green
ANO 5 Yellow book tables 18 and 19 and cellular beams 2012 Green
ANO 6 Use of firestopping components from different manufacturers/systems 2014 Green
ANO 7 Horizontal linear gap seals used in curtain walling systems 2014 Green
ANO 8 Issues surrounding service support centres 2014 Green
ANO 9 Selection of fire seal materials to amend or refurbish existing non-reusable service penetration seals 2015 Green
ANO 10 'Framing out' of drywall partitions 2016 Green
ANO 11 ASFP position on the fire protection of cellular beams protected with reactive coatings 2018 Green
ANO 12 ASFP - BCF best practice guide for specifying reactive coating fire protection for steel structures 2018 Green
ANO 14 ASFP position on the expiry of certification based upon Yellow Book 4th edition assessments 2019 Green
ANO 15 ASFP position on the interchangeability of supporting construction for firestopping 2019 Green
ANO 17 ASFP position on assessments and technical evaluations in lieu of fire testing 2020 Green
ANO 18 ASFP position on installing partitioning to the underside of structural steel sections coated with a reactive fire protection system 2020 Green
ANO 19 ASFP position on the use of critical steel temperatures above 650°C 2020 Red
ANO 19 ASFP position on the use of critical steel temperatures above 650°C 2021 Green
ANO 20 ASFP position on portal frame buildings 2020 Green
ANO 21 ASFP position on coat back with respect to unprotected secondary beams fixed to protected primary beams 2020 Green
ANO 22 ASFP position on compatibility between pipes and acoustic or fire stopping seals 2020 Green
ANO 23 ASFP position on secondary steelwork 2021 Green
ANO 24 ASFP position paper on the use of Yellow Book critical temperatures for the UK (or equivalent) market 2021 Green
PUB 160 Structural fire design: off site applied thin film intumescent coatings - part 1: design guidance and part 2: model specification. 2nd edition 2005 Red
TGD 001 Code of practice for the use of sprayed mineral wool for fire protection of concrete floors: To the requirements of BS 8110: Part 2: 1985 2008 Red
TGD 001 Code of practice for the use of sprayed mineral wool for fire protection of concrete floors: To the requirements of BS 8110: Part 2: 1985 (Withdrawn) 2010 Red
TGD 002 Code of practice for the use of sprayed mineral coatings for the fire protection of structural steel: Based on BS 8202 Part 1 for the mechanical retention of sprayed mineral coatings 2008 Red
TGD 002 Code of practice for the use of sprayed mineral coatings for the fire protection of structural steel: Based on BS 8202 Part 1 for the mechanical retention of sprayed mineral coatings 2010 Green
TGD 004 Code of practice for the fire protection of roof components of portal framed buildings and secondary structural steelwork: To be revised in regard to latest Approved Document B of Building Regulations 2000 2008 Red
TGD 004 Code of practice for the fire protection of roof components of portal framed buildings and secondary structural steelwork: To be revised in regard to latest Approved Document B of Building Regulations 2000 (Withdrawn) 2010 Red
TGD 005 Guide to class 0 and class 1: As defined in UK Building Regulations 2008 Red
TGD 005 Guide to class 0 and class 1: As defined in UK Building Regulations 2010 Green
TGD 008 Code of practice for junctions between different fire protection systems when applied to load bearing structural steel elements 2008 Red
TGD 008 Code of practice for junctions between different fire protection systems when applied to load bearing structural steel elements 2010 Green
TGD 009 Code of practice for the fire protection of steel beams with web openings 2008 Red
TGD 009 Code of practice for the fire protection of steel beams with web openings (March 2010 update) (Withdrawn) 2008 Red
TGD 010 Code of practice for the refurbishment and upgrading of fire protection of structural steelwork 2008 Green
TGD 011 Code of practice for the specification and on-site installation of intumescent coatings for fire protection of structural steelwork 2010 Red
TGD 011 Code of practice for the specification and on-site installation of intumescent coatings for fire protection of structural steelwork 2014 Green
TGD 013 Code of practice for the over-cladding of reactive coatings when used as fire protection to steel structural sections 2010 Green

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