Architects & Project Partners

Our information page for architects, specifiers and project partners with resources, guidance and tools to help specifying fire glass for architectural projects.

About our approach

Pyroguard provides access to one of the most fully tested ranges on the market, delivering high quality fire glass solutions worldwide.

With an expert technical specification team well versed in delivering fire glass systems for Part B compliance, Pyroguard can support architects, specifiers, contractors and clients in selecting the right Pyroguard solution for any type of project.

Associations

We’re members of some of the leading organisations in the glazing, architecture and construction sectors, so you can be confident that our fire safety glass is developed in line with the latest technological advancements, safety regulations and quality standards.

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CPD

Pyroguard is able to deliver high quality CPD (Continuing Professional Development) to architects, specifiers and other professionals. Our expert trainers have the in-depth knowledge and experience required to deliver engaging and informative CPD training, and to answer any questions you might have regarding the specification, classifications, and applications of fire glass.


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Standards & Regulations

Below are some of the standards and regulations we enable our customers to comply with:

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The Team

  • Simon Ellison

    Technical Support Manager

    “Simon has been working for Pyroguard for over 15 years; he has the inside knowledge of the production process and has improved systems within quality and production. Simon has an extensive knowledge of fire glass, including fire testing to both British Standards and Euro Norms, impact testing and acoustic testing to extend product scope. Simon works to develop product awareness in the project market while working with architects, main contractors and fabricators to achieve stunning, high performance results for all of our project clients.”

  • Steve Goodburn

    Business Development Director

    “Originating from the automotive sector, Steve has seven years’ experience selling fire resistant glass in the UK and export regions. He is now the Sales Director for the Distribution division, working mainly with the made-to-stock fire glass manufactured by Pyroguard in their UK facility. Key to this division is the development of partners for the cutting and processing of Pyroguard, as well as seeking out companies able to manufacture IGUs to Attestation Level 1. To this end, Steve has been instrumental in developing strong business relationships in the UK, Ireland and Western Europe.”

  • Barrie Greenall

    Sales Support Manager

    “Barrie has 25 years of experience in the glass industry. Before joining Pyroguard, Barrie worked for NSG Pilkington, where he spent time in customer service and UK sales, before moving into export sales. This latter position involved moving stock glass into the Mediterranean markets, across the Middle East and into Africa. With a diploma in export management, completed through the Institute of Export, Barrie has in-depth knowledge of selling glazing products overseas. He also has a broad understanding of the various types of glass available, glass processes and required glass standards.”

  • Mike Rooney

    Technical Support Engineer

    “Mike joined Pyroguard following a 10-year career at NSG Pilkington, where he completed a four-year apprenticeship in Laboratory Studies. Mike then obtained a Master’s degree in Chemistry whilst spending time in the Physical and Mechanical Testing, Product Assessment and Manufacturing Improvements departments. He then moved on to work for Trelleborg Offshore UK as local technical support and a material specialist for two years. Mike’s extensive experience in the glazing industry, and his in-depth knowledge of materials, processes and technology, make him a vital part of the Pyroguard distribution department.”