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Siniat Securtex® Board

Siniat

A strong, dense plasterboard with integrated mesh, for use in areas where high levels of sound insulation and burglar attack resistance are critical.

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Application

Suitable for multi-residential use, student accommodation, hotels, education and healthcare facilities, and social housing.

Vulnerable areas where Securtex® can be incorporated are:

  • Dwelling to dwelling.
  • Dwelling to a corridor.
  • Dwelling to a communal space.
  • Public and high-traffic areas.

Description

Securtex is a reinforced plasterboard for secure partition systems, meeting requirements of Secured by Design and Building Regulations Approved Document Q for residential and commercial buildings.

Features and benefits:

  • Eliminates the need for plywood or metal mesh – making it easier and quicker to install.
  • Embedded high-tensile glass fibre mesh withstands intruder attack to protect building fabric, inhabitants and contents.
  • Up to 120 minutes of fire protection.
  • Acoustic performance of up to 65 dB.
  • Heights of up to 5.3 m.
  • Severe duty partitions.
  • The product complies with BS EN 520:2004+A1:2009 types D, F, I and R.
  • Tested to LPS1175 Security Rating 1 (SR1) and certified to achieve Secured by Design status in double-layered systems; contact manufacturer for details.
  • Meet Clause 24 of Secured by Design Homes 2016, helping a project qualify for Secured by Design Awards.
  • Automatically pass AD-Q1 requirements, streamlining the building control process.
  • Exceeds the requirements for Building Regulations Approved Document Q, subject to 600 mm either side of the door.
  • System lifetime warranty.

Application:

Suitable for multi-residential use, student accommodation, hotels, education and healthcare facilities, and social housing.

Vulnerable areas where Securtex® can be incorporated are:

  • Dwelling to dwelling.
  • Dwelling to a corridor.
  • Dwelling to a communal space.
  • Public and high-traffic areas.

General information
Material

Aerated calcium sulfate di-hydrate with fillers and fibres enclosed inside tough liner papers with bound edges. Core and papers are bonded with starch. Fibreglass mesh is embedded in the core towards the rear face

Uniclass 2015
Gypsum plasterboard with combined properties (Pr_25_71_52_39)Primary
Specification data - Gypsum plasterboard with combined properties
Product Reference

Siniat Securtex® Board

Standard product features

Colour:

Ivory on the front and grey on the rear face.

Material:

Aerated calcium sulfate di-hydrate with fillers and fibres enclosed inside tough liner papers with bound edges. Core and papers are bonded with starch. Fibreglass mesh is embedded in the core towards the rear face.

Edges:

Tapered down the long edges. Edges are adhered together.

Board size/ weight:

  • 2400 x 1200 x 15 mm: 38.9 kg.
  • 2700 x 1200 x 15 mm: 43.7 kg.
  • 3000 x 1200 x 15 mm: 49 kg.

Weight:

33.9 kg.

Fixing:

GTEC self-drilling or GTEC high-thread screws required.

Technical characteristics:

  • Flexural strength (to BS EN 520): Longitudinal breaking load ≥870 N; transverse breaking load ≥360 N.
  • Fire performance and sound insulation (Rw and/or Rw + Ctr) depends on the system; contact manufacturer for advice or see brochure/ literature.
  • Reaction to fire: Euroclass A2-s1, d0.
  • Moisture content: <2%.
  • Mass: 13.5 kg/m² for 15 mm board.
  • Thermal conductivity, λR (to BS EN 12524): 0.25 W/m·K.
  • Thermal resistance, R: 0.06 m²K/W.
  • Mean water vapour resistance factor (to BS EN 12524): µ = 10.

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