Fire shutters play a vital role in fire safety of buildings and industrial premises. Correct specifications, installation and use is of paramount importance for those who use the facility.
When a fire breaks out, the fire shutter must fulfill its role as an engineered safety device, in order to hold back the spread of fire and smoke and to save lives and property.
Fire rated doors/ shutters are set up in various places such as industrial, commercial, institutional, and retail projects where fire protection is required. All parts need to be regularly checked without compromise.
A jobbing builder or small contractor should be able to install a complex engineered fire safety device. All the components need to work together to ensure that the shutter assembly will work effectively in the event of a fire. Certified fire shutters with proper fitting is necessary to avoid any damage to property and lives.
Fire shutters/ doors by Gandhi automation are engineered carefully with feature below:-
Fire doors/ shutters designed by Gandhi Automations are equipped with fusible link mechanism. Upon sensing a temperature of 74°C, the fusible link mechanism releases the brake of the motor and allows it to descend by gravity.
The operating system can be directly wired for activation by fire alarm system or smoke detectors.
Fire doors/ shutters are constructed from cold rolled galvalume/ galvanised steel/ stainless steel laths with a minimum thickness of 0.9 mm. The interlocked profiles are securely held using specially designed profile ends which act as a curtain alignment system thus eliminating lateral movement of the profiles. Fire shutters/ doors designed by Gandhi Automations can resist fire up-to four hours. Gandhi and Warringtonfire (AUSTRALIA) comply with BS 476: Part 22: 1987 standards for stability and integrity for up to four hours.
Frequent inspection/ maintenance of the components are of utmost importance. At Gandhi Automations, the maintenance team checks that all parts continue to function correctly without compromise.
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