Under Pressure: Fire Curtains and Zone Pressurisation

Posted April 27, 2018

As the popularity of fire curtains as a passive fire protection method grows, the increasing number of fire curtain products on the market is a source of confusion for many. Often, the effectiveness of fire curtains is undermined by the inappropriate design of building services and incorrect specification of the curtains themselves. Read more…

Is service and maintenance included in DLP

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Posted October 12, 2016

Almost every fire engineering report that I see these days is calling up the requirement for the fire curtains and smoke curtains to be serviced and maintained in accordance with manufacturer’s recommendations and/or AS1851 by a competent person. This begs the question “who is responsible for this?” Read more…