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Passive Fire Protection Specialists

Certified fire protection services
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Dryplast Fire Protection

Dryplast Fire Protection can ensure your building is safely and legally protected from fire, we can also assist with retrospective work, as well as emergency work.

Building regulations now outline the need for large buildings to be divided into compartments and specify the level of fire performance of the compartment walls and floors needed to preserve both building structure and life through fire and smoke containment.

In most buildings, mechanical and electrical services by necessity will breach compartment walls and floors allowing failure of integrity and insulation to occur where gaps around services have not been adequately fire stopped. Dryplast Fire Protection can correctly install certified fire stopping systems, that will contain a fire at its source and limit the risk of the destruction caused by the spread of fire and the release of toxic gasses.

Dryplast Map of operations

Where we operate

Operating from our central Bournemouth location, we have a strong labour force in Bournemouth, Poole, Southampton, Portsmouth and Andover giving us the ability to provide our fire prevention services to a wide range of locations withing the south of England. Having long standing relationships with our valued clients, we believe our repeat business reflects positively on our workmanship and the strong management team here at Dryplast.

Dryplast Map of operations

Where we operate

Operating from either our central Bournemouth or Portsmouth locations, we have a strong labour force in Bournemouth, Poole, Southampton, Portsmouth and Andover giving us the ability to provide our fire prevention services to a wide range of locations in the South of England. Having long standing relationships with our valued clients, we believe our repeat business reflects positively on our workmanship and the strong management team here at Dryplast.

What we do

We offer a wide range of fire safety services from passive fire protection to expert evaluation of your existing fire protection processes.

Retrospective work

If a fire separating element is to be effective, every joint, imperfection of fit, or opening that allows services to pass through the element, should be adequately protected by sealing or fire stopping so that the fire resistance of the element is not impaired.

To achieve this, it is often required to install fire stopping retrospectively. Our certified installers are experienced in carrying out fire stopping works in all situations, taking care to leave all existing finishes in the same state as before the works were carried out. 

Emergency Work

It is often the case that the fire integrity of a building is compromised, this could be due to water damage from pipe leaks, mechanical and electrical (M&E) works being carried out etc.

As our qualified installers carry a supply of fire stopping material with them, we are able to attend a site at short notice, sometimes the same day, to rectify any damage caused and provide certification once the works are complete. 

Surveying

Our team of certified and experienced Managers and Supervisors are available to visit your premises, specify materials, advise on works required without over-engineering and provide you with a competitive quotation.

Meet the team

Our team of specialists in passive fire protection have a history in construction and are certified in some of the highest accreditation in health, safety and welfare.

Rod Green
Managing Director
Rod, a qualified surveyor with an eye for detail and opportunity, started Dryplast in 1986. Rod’s focus has always been on delivery of great service, quality and value. The strong, reliable reputation earned by the team at Dryplast has established long term & lasting relationships with many of the country's national housebuilders, together with many regional and local developers.
Stephanie Down
Director
Stephanie joined Dryplast in 2014 after achieving a degree in HR and Training and was appointed to the board of Directors in April 2017. Stephanie’s role includes overseeing the accounts, Health and Safety, Customer Care and the day-to-day running of the business. Stephanie has also achieved the status of a CITB Construction Ambassador since joining Dryplast and helps encourage and educate young people about the construction industry.
Anthony Davis
Contracts Director
Joining the Dryplast team in 2014 with 16 years’ experience in the Drylining industry, Anthony took on the role of Contracts Manager. Anthony, having held the role of Contracts Manager since 2009, has a team of Contract Supervisors working for him who deal with production, quality control and health and safety on all our sites.

In April 2017, Antony was appointment to the board of Directors at Dryplast and is looking forward to the challenges thisnew status will bring.
Alex Buckmaster
Quantity Surveyor
Alex has an eye for numbers and detail and is our chief Quantity Surveyor. With a background in the property sector and a good knowledge of IT, Alex has helped to adapt and update our internal processes. Alex’s primary responsibilities include preparing quotations, assisting with technical and client support, and dealing with the day to day financials of running our sites.
Graham Middleton
Fire Manager
With 30 years experience in the refurbishment market, Graham knows everything there is to know about Passive Fire Protection. Since joining the team, Dryplast have secured accreditation with the IFC and are now working with care homes, schools and colleges around the South to survey and carry out their fire protection requirements.

Accreditation

We offer a fully certificated and documented passive fire protection service that meets current legislation. 

We are certified by these internationally recognised fire protection bodies who promote excellence in the design and expert installation of high quality and technical fire protection products.

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International Fire Consultants Group
IFC Group Accredited

Construction Products Directive No. IFCC3360
UKAS Product Certification No. 175

IFC Certification Ltd is a UKAS accredited and is an internationally recognised, notified certification body.

Established in 1985, IFC  Group is a specialist fire safety consultancy recognised for advancing the awareness, innovation and practical application of all aspects of Fire Safety, and in doing so contribute towards a safer built environment for everyone.

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Association for Specialist Fire Protection
ASFP Member

The ASFP is dedicated to the protection of life, property, the environment and our heritage and promotes continuous improvement in all aspects of passive fire protection.

As an ASFP member, Dryplast Fire Protection has access to a wide range services, as well as representation at a Regulatory, Government and Standards level and access to national bodies such as Build UK, the Construction Products Association, the Passive Fire Protection Forum, Fire Sector Federation and the European Association for Passive Fire Protection.

Certified products we use

We ensure that only certificated and tested products are installed within the approved field of application by skilled, competent and closely managed operatives to give confidence to specifiers, users, occupiers, owners and enforcement bodies.

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Fire Protection Compound
intumescent circular fire sleeve for fire prevention
Intumescent Fire Sleeve Circular
intumescent batts being sealed by fire resistant sealant
Intumescent Batts
intumescent fire prevention putty pads that offer up to 2 hours fire protection
Intumescent Putty Pads
Fire stopping illustration
Fire Stopping
Fire prevention tubing layout for pipes and wires
Penetration Fire stopping in Fire & Smoke Walls

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