Building expansion joint slab and wall openings inherently create a pathway for fire and smoke to travel through. The leading Fireline 520® Expansion Joint Fire Barrier products provide protection for 2, 3, and 4-hour rated conditions. It is designed to fit any project's needs and provide superior protection to keep the threat contained.
Expansion joint fire barriers are one of the most critical lines of defense in the protection of your building and the people inside. These passive systems control the spread of smoke and fire which means people have more time to evacuate and firefighters have more time to douse the flames.
When it comes to selecting the right Fireline® Fire Barrier for your building there are many things to consider but here is a quick breakout of our three systems: