ASFP to resume classroom training

The ASFP is to resume face-to-face classroom training with several Autumn dates for the Level 2 and Level 3 Foundation Course in Passive Fire Protection in Dublin, and a Level 2 Course in Passive Fire Protection commencing in Coventry on 8 July. With numbers restricted to comply with social distancing requirements, the July course is […]

ASFP to partner with the BCF for administrative services

Having spent the last forty years running its administrative operations via the offices of Association Group Management Ltd in Bordon, Hampshire, the Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) is to appoint the British Coatings Federation (BCF) as its new secretariat service provider. This will involve transferring the ASFP’s entire secretariat and administration function to the […]

ASFP offers free access to key guidance documents

To support the construction and fire sectors during the Coronavirus pandemic, the Association for Specialist Fire Protection (ASFP) has removed all charges for pdf downloads of its key guidance documents from 1 June, offering free access for all to these essential educational resources. The ASFP Colour book series, the ASFP Guide to Inspecting Passive Fire Protection for […]

Warringtonfire offers remote testing

To ensure compliance with government guidance on social distancing and the continuity of customers’ businesses during the current pandemic, Warringtonfire has revised some of its operational procedures for its testing services. A key element of this is the introduction of a new remote viewing service for customers. Whilst strict measures are in place at all [...]

Tennants opens new Cork depot

Tennants Building Products Ltd is opening a new depot in Cork.

Certified fire barrier range from TBA Firefly

TBA Protective Technologies provides a certified range of UK manufactured fire barriers

Swegon fires up damper testing

Swegon has responded to a surge in demand for fire safety testing by investing in its own furnace.

Sika launches firestopping range

Sika is launching a comprehensive range of fire-resistant solutions for linear seals, penetration seals, and cavity barriers.

SIG announces UK leadership team

SIG has announced the new SIG UK Board of Directors.

Kingspan acquires Fire-Us

Kingspan Insulation has an important addition to its portfolio of high-performance solutions with the acquisition of specialist passive fire protection company Fire-Us

IFC supports drive for quality

IFC Group is heavily involved in all stages of the building process

Hillmoore offers unparalleled service

Hillmoore Fire Protection Ltd is one of the UK’s most experienced passive fire protection specialist contractors

Hempel solution for Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

Amsterdam Airport Schiphol is undergoing an extensive expansion project

FSi extends its tested solutions

FSi has achieved 120 minutes integrity and insulation fire resistance performance for profiled composite steel decks penetrated by plastic pipes

Encon enhances fire protection expertise

Encon Insulation & Nevill Long welcome Neville White into the business.

Efectis expands laboratory facilities

Efectis is delighted to announce the expansion of its current fire laboratory located at the Jordanstown Campus

Cryotherm continues fire testing

Despite the Coronavirus crisis, Cryotherm Fabrication and Insulation has continued with its 2020 testing programme

New umbrella brand for Nullifire

Construction Products Group (CPG) Europe, is the new umbrella for RPM’s leading construction product brands, including Nullifire

A new home for Coopers Fire

Coopers Fire has moved into their new purpose-built headquarters in Waterlooville, Hampshire

BSB extends damper installation methods

Despite the effects of COVID-19, BSB Engineering Ltd is continuing to press ahead with its continuous improvement plans

Applus+ offers remote testing assistance

The fire laboratory at Applus+ has implemented a proprietary e-testing platform to offer clients and inspectors live streaming of the testing processes

Firex International & Fire Safety Event recheduled to 2021

Informa has announced that Firex International will not take place in September 2020 as planned following its original postponement from May as a result of the Coronavirus pandemic. The event will now take place on 18-20 May 2021. For further information visit https://www.firex.co.uk/en/home.html Nineteen Group has announced that the Fire Safety Event and related shows will also […]