Fire-resistant glass

Life-safety, fire resistant glazing solutions that will not only keep people safe, but will protect the building itself.

Secli Weinwelt

Passive fire protection with glass

In the event of fire, we face threats like hot gases, smoke and heat transmission. These threats put at risk the safe evacuation of people and protection of property. Our glass solutions are able to resist such threats and suit the requirements of a complete range of building applications – including aesthetically appealing system solutions for seamless architectural integration.

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Integrity

Stop flames, smoke and
hot, toxic gases.

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Radiation Control

Keep the level of radiant
heat transmission low.

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Heat Insulation

Compartmentalize fire and
block heat transfer.

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Fire Systems

Discover our certified range of
fire-resistant systems.

 

FIRE RESISTANT GLASS SOLUTIONS

Whatever your requirements, we’re dedicated to providing multifunctional, fire-resistant glass solutions – for safe, beautiful, sustainable and comfortable buildings.

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E = Integrity

Stops flames, smoke and hot, toxic gases.

Fire Class E

Pyroswiss

CHARACTERISTICS

Unlike float, wired or standard tempered glass, Pyroswiss ⎯ the first, clear fire-resistant safety glass in the market ⎯ can symmetrically withstand high thermal stress and prevent early breakage due to its specially high tempering.

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  • Wire-free, clear fire-resistance up to 60 minutes

  • Symmetrical 1(C)1 or 1(B)1 impact resistance

  • Available as laminated and insulated glazing

  • Easy, secure handling and installation

Keralite - John Glenn Highschool, Leander, Texas

Keralite

CHARACTERISTICS

Keralite is a fire-resistant glass ceramic able to resist very high temperatures. Keralite keeps its integrity, resists high temperatures up to 240 minutes and is also hose-stream tested.

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  • Tested according to EN, BS and UL
  • Hose-stream tested
  • Available as filmed or laminated safety glass
  • Exterior double glazing available
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EW = Radiation Control

Keep the level of radiant heat transmission low.

EW

Pyroswiss Sun Ban

CHARACTERISTICS

Pyroswiss Sun Ban single and double glazing is a transparent tempered fire-resistant glass that offers one- and two-sided fire-resistance. Due to its special heat-reflective coating it offers radiant heat reduction and high-performance solar control.

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  • One- or two-sided radiation control up to 120 minutes

  • Symmetrical 1(C)1 or 1(B)1 impact resistance

  • Available as laminated and insulated glazing

  • For interior and exterior applications

Contraflam Lite - St. Antonius Ziekenhuis, Utrecht

Contraflam Lite

CHARACTERISTICS

Contraflam Lite is a single-chamber fire-resistant glass containing an environmentally friendly intumescent interlayer. In the event of fire, it symmetrically offers partial heat insulation in addition to a high-performance reduction of radiant heat transmission.

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  • Radiation control up to 120 minutes

  • Symmetrical 1(B)1 impact resistance

  • Available as butt-joint, laminated and insulated glazing

  • Easy, secure handling and installation

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Contraflam Door Lite

CHARACTERISTICS

Contraflam Door Lite has been developed to work best with door applications up to EW120. Its light and thin construction makes it an easy to install product for fire-door vision-panels.

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  • Symmetrical 2(B)2 impact resistance (EN 12600)
  • Class-A impact resistance (BS 6206)
  • Dimensions of up to 1100 x 2200 mm
  • Cost effective fire-door solution
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EI = Insulation

Compartmentalize fire and block heat transfer.

Fire Haus der Religionen, Switzerland

Contraflam

CHARACTERISTICS

Contraflam ⎯ often imitated, never equaled ⎯ is a single- or multi-chamber fire-resistant glass containing an environmentally friendly intumescent interlayer. In the event of fire, it offers full heat insulation for the compartmentalization of fire.

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  • Heat insulation up to 120 minutes

  • Symmetrical 1(B)1 impact resistance

  • Available as butt-joint, laminated and insulated glazing

  • Easy, secure handling and installation

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Fire Systems

Discover our certified range of fire-resistant systems.

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Contraflam Structure

CHARACTERISTICS

Contraflam Structure is our patented "butt-joint" glass solution for the creation of flush fire-resistant glass walls without vertical frame profiles. With this system you can let buildings be flooded with daylight while protecting building occupants at all times.

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  • EI fire-resistance up to 120 minutes
  • Contraflam Lite Structure reaches EW60
  • No vertical frames for maximum daylight
  • Symmetrical 1(B)1 impact resistance
  • Available as laminated and insulated glazing
Pyroswiss SBS - Train Station Zentral Bahn, Switzerland

Pyroswiss SBS

CHARACTERISTICS

Our glazed smoke barrier system, Pyroswiss SBS controls the movement and containment of hot smoke within buildings. By keeping hot smoke buoyant and contained a safe zone is created below to ensure safe evacuation.

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  • 6mm thin tempered safety glass

  • Certified to DH30 and D120

  • Simple 2-point installation

  • Easy, secure handling and installation

Lunax Porta Contraflam - Commerce Center

Lunax

CHARACTERISTICS

The Lunax Porta Contraflam is a modern swing fire door that creates supreme fire-protection as well as transparent, spacious interiors full of light.

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  • Full-glass fire door

  • Meets E, EW or EI fire-resistance

  • Single and double doors available

  • Easy, secure handling and installation

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MULTIFUNCTIONALITY
CUSTOM MADE GLASSES

Add more features to our glazing solutions to make your ideas a reality.
Vetrotech supports you in design-assisting your projects according to your requirements and even further.
Take advantage of our capabilities and expertise to make your projects shine with multifunctional glass.

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+ SAFETY
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+ COMFORT
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+ DESIGN
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+ SUSTAINABILITY