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Select fire glass fast with help from Pyroguard’s Technical Document


Specifying the correct (and compliant) fire-rated glass solution has never been simpler following the launch of a comprehensive and easy-to-use Technical Document by independent specialist, Pyroguard. Allowing users to compare and contrast products with different levels of protection across steel, aluminium and timber frame systems, the Pyroguard Technical Document also contains crucial evidence – test


Pyroguard helps BBC DIY SOS Team deliver on its Children in Need ‘Big Build’ promise


Pyroguard, the UK’s largest Independent fire resistant glass manufacturer, has contributed to helping Nick Knowles and the DIY SOS team build a centre for the support of young people in care and leaving care, as part of the Children in Need ‘DIY SOS: The Big Build’ project. The episode which aired during the BBC Children


Pyroguard and Aluprof complete testing programme on new aluminium framing system collaboration


Bringing together more than eight decades of technical industry experience, fire glass experts Pyroguard and fire door & window partition systems specialists Aluprof have completed an ambitious testing programme for a new cost-efficient, slimline fire-resistant glazing system for the European market. Following two years of collaboration between the leading manufacturers, the new MB-45EW framing system


Five steps to specification success


Fire glass has undergone a significant transformation in recent years. Gone are the days of unsightly wired glass and in its place are transparent sheets of glazing that are being used to create some of the world’s most visually stunning structures. While the new contemporary glass is opening up additional possibilities in terms of design,


Is there more to compartmentation than localising flames?


Compartmentation is a recognised strategy for preventing fire spread and aiding swift evacuation, but little is understood about its true effectiveness. Here, Simon Ellison of fire glass specialist, Pyroguard, explains how fire spreads and why compartmentation isn’t just about controlling the flames. It is widely accepted that sub-dividing spaces into compartments separated from one-another by