Coopers Fire frequently write articles and technical advice for manufacturing professionals. Our blog features posts about fire curtains, smoke barriers, fire protection and fire safety as well as discussions about the latest advances in active fire curtain and smoke barrier technology.

Fire rated curtains

What are Fire Rated Curtains and why are they so important?

Coopers Fire, 16.08.2017 , 0 comments

As opposed to fire shutters, the main benefits of fire curtains are their flexibility and overall ability to adapt to differing environments.

Fire and smoke curtains for airports

Fire and Smoke Curtains for Airports

Coopers Fire, 11.07.2017 , 0 comments

The vast size and diversity of airports often pose complex challenges to reduce the risk of fire spreading. One solution to this is the installation of fire and smoke curtains.

Compartmentation stopping a fire

How to Stop the Spread of Fire with Compartmentation

Coopers Fire, 15.06.2017 , 0 comments

Compartmentation is the process of dividing and containing the spread of fire with methods such as fire barriers and fire curtains. Installed correctly, they are able to segregate areas such as kitchens, along with segregating an evacuation route for any persons trapped inside if a fire breaks out.

Fire protective barrier

The Best Way to Utilise Fire Protective Barriers

Coopers Fire, 30.05.2017 , 0 comments

During the construction of a building, it is a legal requirement to have a reliable fire safety procedure in place, such as fire protective barriers that are compliant with government regulations.