Protecting buildings from fire is a serious business and for over 60 years GCP has been an industry leader in develoing products to meet the ever-increasing needs of the fire protection market.
Passive Fire Protection products (commonly referred to as Fireproofing) are used to prevent or delay the failure of steel and concrete structures exposed to fire. These materials are intended to insulate the structural members during the event of a fire, delaying any loss of the integrity of the structural members.
Monokote high density cementitious fireproofing has been developed by Grace Construction Products to meet specialty and industrial fireproofing requirements requiring greater resistance to harsh environmental. Monokote is a Portland cement-based, factory-mixed material requiring only the addition of water on the job for applications. It is spray applied, providing up to 4 hours of fire resistance. Its physical characteristics are excellent for areas exposed to environmental or climatic conditions.
Features & Benefits
Monokote cementitious fireproofing offers many significant advantages to the architect, owner, applicator and building occupant. These include:
• Proven in-place performance
• Low in-place cost
• Fast, efficient application
• UL fire tested and factory inspected
• Building Code compliant (ICBO, SBCCI, BOCA, ICC)