The firerated aluminium composite panel is a new composite material skinned with coated aluminium alloy sheets and cored with non-combustible mineral. It has excellent fire resistance compared to normal aluminium compostie panel. It confirms to German standard DIN4102. Grade A-2. It is a kind of environmentally friendly building material that offers excellent fire resistance and minimal gas generation when burnt. Alubond FR with improved non-combustible minaral core is now under testing for DIN - Germany A1 grade and also Russian A- level certifications.
Alubond u.s.a. FR Aluminium Composite Panels which carries the Warrington Fire Research U.K. certificates of BS 476:Part 6: 1989 and BS 476: Part 7 : 1997 has proved its fire rating qualities by withstanding one of the biggest fires seen in the Middle East on 9 th September 2005. Oasis Center a very popular shopping mall was burnt to ashes with an estimated damages of over 300 Million USD. Onlookers stated that the building was like a volcano normally seen in the movies. Amidst all the fire and ruins there was one product Alubond FR which stood tall and what seemed like a miracle came out of the fire literally unscathed and without damage. This perhaps was a major factor in saving lives of the hundreds of people working in the Mall. There were zero casualties as per the reports!
QIPCO Tower, Qatar
Big fire in Oasis Centre, Dubai - Gulf News September 9, 2005
Alubond FR has exceptional heat deflection under temperature upto 2110C tested as per AStm d648 . This property is considered to be the highes t amongst leading brand of the world.