Fire doors play an important role in saving lives and building regulations specify where they need to be fitted in residential and commercial property settings.
Asico fire doors are tested to BS476 1987: Parts 22. All doors and doorsets are manufactured under the Exova BM TRADA 3rd Party Certification Scheme for the Manufacture of Fire Doors. Our fire rated wooden doors are manufactured by a unique process, using top quality fire-rated core material from Halspan and Asico.
--Hardwood lipping: Mechanically glued 5mm thick hardwood all-round door leaf.
--Hardwood frame: Minimum thickness cross section shown in the sketch. Hardwood moisture content shall be 8%-12% and density not less than 650kgs/m³. Oak, beech, mahogany, teak, meranti, walnut, teak, cherry and other species as options.
--Fire seal ( Intumescent ): Self adhesive intumescent seals are provided within grooves in the rabbet and door leaf as shown in sketch.
--Ironmongery: All tested with doors under BS standard.
--Stiles & Rails: Made of hardwood, width and thickness of these varies slightly as per leaf shown in the sketches. Members are either but joined or mortised & tenoned to increase the stability and durability which is a special feature of ASICO DOORS different with other brands using ready made door blanks.
--ASICO mineral core: The core is 100% fire resistant in addition to being very light in weight and has excellent thermal and acoustic properties. The special core also allows flexibility in manufacturing profiled doors in different architectural shapes. At the same time environmental ASICO mineral core does NOT contain Volatile Organic Chemicals (VOC’s)
--Mineral board lining: ASICO fire doors line on both faces with fire resistant mineral board which has perfect insulation and acoustic performance in addition to well moisture-proof and environmental functions.
--Facing: The outer facing of thickness 3.0mm per layer is pressed on the above assembly. The material is based on plywood, MDF, HDF or hardboard decking with different finished options: natural veneer, HPL, PVC etc.
Office is a place where there public area for staff and private room for higher rank management. Glass door generally is used among the staff area that look amazing but they are high maintenance. Asico supplies Interior Door for office is wood doors which is different with glass doors. They are typically doors with vision panel or doors to smaller and private spaces.
Here are some typical doors with vision panel.
Some Office Doors Applications
Also ASICO wood fire doors are mainly used for fire protection partition stairways, corridors, elevators, machine room tube wells, electric wells, etc. of high-rise buildings. They can also be used in oil depots, theaters, dance halls and some residential houses.