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Fire stop solution to seal the junction between the tops of compartment walls and the underside of profiled decking. Fire and smoke stop blocks are factory produced trapezoidal blocks which are shaped to close tolerances directly from a base mineral wool slab. The product provides a simple resilient fire rated seal to close cavities at the top of compartment walls in conjunction with profiled metal decking, coffered soffits and roofing etc. They are suitable for installation in any nominated cavity of fixed dimensions.

TW-PS is a Class A1 rated foil-faced version of the product. This product comprises a specifically manufactured low resin content mineral fibre insulation core which is pre-compressed internally and shaped to close dimensions. The material is held in a robust lamella form by the application of reinforced foil to the exposed surfaces to give a Class A1 product.

TW-PP achieves a fire rating of up to two hours to BS 476-20, TW-PS achieves a fire rating of up to five hours to BS 476-20.

Standard product features


  • TW-PP: Low resin mineral fibre.
  • TW-PS: Mineral fibre core faced with Class A1 reinforced aluminium foil.

Void bridging capabilities:

  • TW-PP: 30–400 mm.
  • TW-PS: Tops of walls: 200–1150 mm; Within ceiling void: 50–1150 mm.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-45-70/427 Mineral wool fire stopping

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Siderise Group


+44 (0)1656 730833

Product reference

60 minutes fire rating, 75 mm length.
120 minutes fire rating, 150 mm length.
30 minutes fire rating, 75 mm length.
60 minutes fire rating, 90 mm length.
120 minutes fire rating, 120 mm length.
300 minutes fire rating, 175 mm length.

Manufacturer details

Forge Industrial Estate,
Mid Glamorgan, CF34 0AY
Tel +44 (0)1656 730833
Fax +44 (0)1656 812509
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