FireMaster Marine A0 fire curtain is specifically tested for ships and yachts. It is an active fire barrier which comprises of technologically advanced fire-resistant fabric roller barriers encased in a compact steel housing. Curtains remain invisibly retracted until activated by an alarm or detector signal, at which time they descend safely to their operational position.
FireMaster Marine A0 fire curtain has been produced through years of testing and development. It is the only active fire curtain available specifically designed and tested for marine applications.
Fire Curtain Construction
Each roller is up to 2.4m wide and maximum 2.692m high. Metalwork is zinc coated mild steel. This can be painted on site or powder coated to RAL colours.
A 24v electromagnetic brake holds the fire curtain open. Closing is by gravity at a controlled speed of 0.06 – 0.15m/s. Opening is driven my one or more 24vDC tubular motors mounted within the barrel. An emergency retract button can be used to temporarily open the fire curtain one it is deployed to allow people through.
Test is performed by a simple key switch operator. The system is reset manually by pressing the reset button on the control panel. Automatic reset is available.
FireMaster Marine A-0 is provided with a highly specialist technologically advanced fire-resistant fabric that when installed in our proprietary fire barrier construction is able to meet the rigorous test method of IMO Resolution A.754(18), non-combustibility and toxicity testing to IMO Resolution MSC.61(67) Annex 1, Part 2 and 3.
Standard bottom bar is Jumbo which is a triangular shaped bar 40mm wide.