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Textile fire protection solutions by Frenzelit meet fire protection target EI

The highest level of insulating fire protection

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(businesspress24) - When it comes to fire protection concepts for large buildings, insulating fire protection (fire protection target EI) is the most effective, but also the most demanding implementation option. Textile fire protection solutions by Frenzelit

The three main fire protection targets are defined as follows: The protection target E stands for integrity, meaning that a fire cannot spread from room A to room B. Protection target EW (radiation control) provides a maximum value of radiation for the side not exposed to fire (15 kW/m


A fire protection curtain that corresponds to the recommendations of Frenzelit has a multilayer structure and is made from a combination of special fabrics, coatings and needlemats. It is comprised of two parts

This fabric has an intumescent coating based on expanded graphite. If the ambient temperature exceeds 160 degrees Celsius, the coating of the functional module begins to expand from its initial thickness of roughly 1.6 mm to approximately 40 mm. Frenzelit uses a relatively thin textile material that can be wound on a shaft to save space; in case of fire it swells to provide shielding. The thickness of the overall structure of the curtain is approximately 2 cm & Development at Frenzelit.

Advantages of textile fire protection

hey do not have any insulating effect and this could result in spontaneous combustion of flammable objects on the side not exposed to fire. But unused space is expensive. Our insulating fire protection materials enable our customers to achieve fire protection classes that do not require any fire haz
Frenzelitthrough the elevator shaft through special insulation. Retrofitting is a common application that is much easier to implement with textile solutions than heavy and bulky steel solutions. Frenzelit can help customers develop custom curtain solutions and provides expert advice.

Other uses

Another use of this fire protection material is to protect electrical cables in large buildings that are usually mounted in brackets on walls and ceilings. Frenzelit

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Company information / Profile:

Frenzelit GmbH develops, produces and sells gaskets and gasket materials, technical textiles for insulation, seals and filtration systems and expansion joints for plant engineering. The two strategic divisions “Industry” and “Mobility” are aligned to meet the unique needs of Frenzelit GmbH’s customers. Around 500 employees work at the Bad Berneck and Himmelkron plants. The family-owned company from Upper Franconia operates internationally with its own location in North Carolina, USA and has a global presence with additional subsidiaries and sales offices in the Czech Republic, China, India and Dubai. Frenzelit has been successful in the marketplace since 1881 and is certified according to IATF 16949 and ISO 9001 (Quality Management, ISO 14001 (Environmental Management) and ISO 50001 (Energy Management).

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Manuel Thüroff
Key Account Manager
Frenzelit GmbH
D-95460 Bad Berneck
Tel: +49 9273 72-472
Fax: +49 9273 72-8522

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Date: 06/30/2020 - 11:20
Language: English
News-ID 1559124
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Firma: Frenzelit GmbH
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Stadt: D-95460 Bad Berneck
Telefon: +49 911 598 398 - 0

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Freigabedatum: 30.06.2020

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