NoFire Structural Steel

  • A dry, easy-to-install, environmentally safe, low-cost fireproofing alternative to architectural spray coatings.
  • Requires NO job site evacuation or surface preparation.
  • Lightweight and durable.
  • No flaking.
  • No long term degradation.

     

Comparison of Structural Steel Fireproofing Techniques
Cementitious SprayGypsum Wallboard FramingIntumescent SprayNoFire S-BARRIER
CostLowHighVery HighLow
InstallationSpecializedVery SpecializedVery SpecializedNot Specialized
Evacuation of Job SiteRequiredNot RequiredRequiredNot Required
Clean Up RequiredExtensiveMinimalExtensiveNone
HazardYesNoPossiblyNo
Environmental ImpactUnhealthyNonePossibly UnhealthyNone
LongevityFlakes OffLong LastingPossible ErosionLong Lasting
AppearancePoorGoodGoodGood
WeightHeavyVery HeavyLightLight
S-Barrier Ratings and ULĀ® Approvals
CB (Ceramic Blanket)Approval Rating in Minutes
W/D SIZES-Barrier with No CBS-Barrier Rating with 1/2" CBS-Barrier with 1" CB
0.5060
0.596060
0.696090
1.019090
1.0790120
1.50120120
1.6460120120
>1.6460120120