FIRESTOP FOR ARCHITECTS
Firestop systems are more than just one product
At Hilti we can help you with specification and design for passive fire protection systems.
We also offer cutting-edge products, easy to use design software and technical backup onsite, online and on the phone. Just get in touch with your local Hilti office if you can’t find what you need online.
FIRE CODE COMPLIANT PRODUCTS
Our Hilti firestop products conform to international standards such as ASTM and UL
Life safety is of key importance to us at Hilti and we have more than 30 years experience of research and development of passive fire protection systems.
We offer thousands of tested systems to cover a wide range of applications on the jobsite.
Firestop systems can help restore the rating of a wall, ceiling or floor as it’s penetrated by a cable, pipe or joint. It helps stop the spread of fire, smoke and toxic gases and is all part of the life safety plan of buildings.
OUR FIRESTOP PRODUCTS IMPROVE BUILDING PERFORMANCE
Our Hilti firestop products can improve building performance as well as help protect from fire. They’ve been tested beyond ETA and UL fire protection tests and can enhance:
- Building acoustics – by blocking up gaps, which also carry sound.
- We offer mold and mildew resistant products, which can be particularly helpful in the design of hospitals.
- Follow LEED certification for green building.
WE HELP YOU FROM PRE-PLANNING TO BUILDING APPROVAL
We can help you throughout your design and project, from pre-planning to construction and building approval.
We offer a technical library of information online including easy to cut and paste 2D drawings, approval documents, specifications, text and more.
Our Hilti Firestop Plug-in for Autodesk automatically identifies penetrations, recommends firestop products and systems with data attached and generates a bill of material – saving you time reading detailed codes and product specifications.
It makes complex design calculations easier and faster. It’s accurate, constantly updated and based on years of Hilti research and development data to offer optimized design solutions for your project.
You can also call your local Hilti team and ask for help onsite or on the phone.