Technical Guidance Document
Applies to rigid or semi-rigid boards and slabs used as fire protection for structural steelwork (beams, columns, with solid hollow, cellular or circular sections). Sets the procedures for controlling and application of coatings at site, installation and inspection.
Formed in 1975, the Association for Specialist Fire Protection currently represents the major U.K. based specialist manufacturers and installers of structural passive fire protection systems. They produce technical information to ensure built in fire protection in buildings.
NBS has produced specification systems and information products for construction industry professionals for more than 40 years. The National Building Specification is the recognised UK national standard and is used by over 5,000 organisations. NBS is part of RIBA Enterprises Ltd.
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