Automatic Fire & Smoke Curtains
Automatic Smoke & Fire Barriers are a high performance, cost effective solution to many of the design issues relating to fire and smoke control to both new builds and refurbishments.
Designed with high levels of Integrity and Irradiance and integrated into slimline headboxes and guides, active fire barriers can be used to form large compartments, construct protected means of escape and refuge areas, give fire resistance to a demise line and protect façade glazing.
Automatic Smoke Barriers provide a flexible and low impact method of enhancing and enabling SHEV strategies, channelling smoke and forming atria smoke protection as examples.
Both smoke and fire curtains can be further enhanced with smoke seals to decrease the level of permeability to hot smoke.
Control options ensure that whatever the building fire strategy or control requirements are a solution can be found, from curtains that have a partial descent to enable a reservoir to be formed before deploying completely to obstruction sensors providing warning if fire line protection is being compromised.
With an eye firmly on compliance all LBS Fire Curtains and Fire-resistant roller shutters are gravity fail to safe and comply with the relevant and current British and European standards. They are pleased to assist with fire engineers, building control officers in the specification and arrange installation, testing and certification.