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Application

For use in areas where improved fire resistance is required.

Description

GTEC Fire Board is a plasterboard which provides superior fire resistance for stud partitions, wall lining and ceiling systems. Achieve 60 minutes fire resistance from a 15mm single layer partition system. It complies with BS1230 Type 5 and BS EN 520 Types D and F.

Features and benefits:

  • 60 minutes fire resistance from a 15 mm single layer partition system.
  • Achieves Building Regulations Approved Document B (fire) compliance.

Application:

For use in areas where improved fire resistance is required.

General information
Finish

Has tapers down the long edges

Features

60 minutes fire resistance from a 15 mm single layer partition system, achieves Building Regulations Approved Document B (fire) compliance and integrated vapour control layer reduces installed time and cost

Material

Aerated calcium sulfate di-hydrate with fillers and fibres enclosed inside a tough paper with bound edges. Core and papers are bonded with starch. PVA edge glue

Size

1200 x 2400 mm (w x l)

Uniclass 2015
Pr_25_71_52_39 Gypsum plasterboard with combined propertiesPrimary
Specification data - Gypsum plasterboard with combined properties
Product Reference

Siniat Fire Board

Siniat Fire V Board

Includes silver, metallized polyester film back liner, enhancing the vapour resistance.

Declaration of conformity

Complies with BS EN 520:2004+A1:2009 Type D and F

Standard

To BS EN 12524, BS EN ISO 12524 and BS EN 520

Additional properties

Thermal conductivity (to BS EN 12524): 0.25 W/m·K, water vapour resistance factor (to BS EN 12524): μ = 10, moisture content: <2%, longitudinal breaking load (to BS EN 520): 12.5 mm thickness: ≥550 N; 15 mm thickness: ≥650 N, transverse breaking load (to BS EN 520): 12.5 mm thickness: ≥210 N; 15 mm thickness: ≥250 N, reaction to fire: A2-s1, d0

Nominal

12.5 mm

Medium duty, 11 kg/m², thermal resistance (R-value): 0.05 m²K/W.

15 mm

Heavy duty, 13 kg/m², thermal resistance (R-value): 0.06 m²K/W.

Edge profile

Bound edges, tapered down the long edges

Standard product features

Colour:

Pink on the front and grey on the rear face.

Features:

60 minutes fire resistance from a 15 mm single layer partition system, achieves Building Regulations Approved Document B (fire) compliance and integrated vapour control layer reduces installed time and cost.

Finish:

Has tapers down the long edges.

Material:

Aerated calcium sulfate di-hydrate with fillers and fibres enclosed inside a tough paper with bound edges. Core and papers are bonded with starch. PVA edge glue.

Size:

1200 x 2400 mm (w x l).

Recycled content:

14% post-consumer content.

Recyclability:

Fully recyclable.

Embodied carbon:

0.160 kgCO2e/kg, cradle to gate.

Red Listed materials:

No.

Country of origin:

UK.

Environmental information
Embodied carbon

0.160 kgCO2e/kg, cradle to gate

Recyclability

Fully recyclable

Recycled content

14% post-consumer content

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