Fire glass specification made easier with latest Pyroguard Technical Document

Leading fire resistant glass manufacturer Pyroguard has announced the release of a new version of its Technical Document, which includes test evidence for aluminium framing systems for the first time.

The document can be requested at the right fire resistant glass has been made easier with Pyroguard’s Technical Document.Pyroguard has provided specification guidance on how to achieve the desired fire classification - and which products and test reports should be used to achieve compliance. Information on timber, steel and aluminium applications is included. The technical characteristics of all Pyroguard solutions, such as light transmission, U values and acoustic performance are also clearly indicated.

Using the Pyroguard Technical Document reduces the risk of incorrectly specifying or installing fire glass, saving time and money for all involved. The Technical Document also includes a project questionnaire, enabling users to receive technical advice on specific projects directly from a specialist at Pyroguard.

“Fire resistant glazing is a system, not a product. Selecting the fire glass is only one element of the equation - it must be glazed in accordance with test evidence into the correct profile system.” comments Steve Goodburn, Sales Director at Pyroguard. “To ensure people and property are protected in case of a fire, our technical document ensures that the fire resistant glazing solution is right for the requirements of each specific project.”

For the latest news on Pyroguard and our fire glass solutions, follow us @Pyroguard or on LinkedIn and visit To speak to our specification team about your individual needs, call 01942 710 721

600450 Fire glass specification made easier with latest Pyroguard Technical Document
Date: 23 June 2016

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