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Fire Safety

Fire

“extensive testing is essential to ensures that the doorset design performs as it should”

The FDS Complete™Range has undergone successful extensive testing for fire resistance at major independent UKAS accredited test houses.

Double and single doorsets are tested for and exceed thirty minutes fire resistance in a series of large full scale tests specific to half hour fire rated doorsets including side panels/screens and fanlights.

Double and single doorsets are tested for and exceed sixty minutes fire resistance in a series of large full scale tests specific to one hour fire rated doorsets including side panels /screens and fanlights.

Fire test standards include BS476 part 22 1987 and EN1634-1:2008 

Acoustics

“residents have commented positively on substantial improvements in heat and sound”

Gerda has carried out tests on the FDS Complete™Range of doorsets for acoustics to meet the requirements of Building Regulations Part E. This includes testing single and double doorsets for both FD30(S) and FD60(S).

Smoke

“comprehensive full scale smoke tests”

Successful full scale smoke tests have been conducted on the FDS Complete™ Range of doorsets to EN1634-3:2004 for smoke. This includes testing single and double doorsets.

Certification

The FDS Complete™Range carries third party certification through the notified body BM Trada. BM Trada checks that products demonstrate high performance through independent testing against exacting requirements and ensures consistent manufacture through approved quality management systems.

 

 

 

 

 

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