Allproof announces that their passive fire protection products are BRANZ appraised.
According to the BRANZ website, “BRANZ Appraisals are robust, in-depth independent evaluations for building products and systems to be deemed fit for purpose and Building Code compliant.”
Allproof passive fire protection products covered in the appraisal include low profile fire collars, drop-in fire collars, cast-in fire collars and pipe wraps.
The BRANZ appraisal evaluates the product systems, testing methods, test performance, identification and supporting literature against the below clauses from the NZBC:
Clause B2 DURABILITY: Performance B2.3.1 (b) 15 years and B2.3.2. Allproof passive fire protection products meet these requirements.
Clause C3 FIRE AFFECTING AREAS BEYOND THE FIRE SOURCE: Performance C3.6. Allproof passive fire protection products will contribute to meeting this requirement.
Clause F2 HAZARDOUS BUILDING MATERIALS: Performance F2.3.1. Allproof passive fire protection products meet this requirement and will not present a health hazard to people.
Allproof confirms that their passive fire protection product range meets and exceeds the requirements set out in the NZBC. This assessment can give installers, specifiers, regulatory bodies and building occupants confidence in the selection, consent process and reliance on Allproof’s passive fire protection products.
Allproof’s passive fire protection BRANZ appraisal number is 1088. View the appraisal.