FML is a leading fire protection contractor specialising in the installation of passive fire protection systems throughout the United Kingdom.
With over 25 years experience operating out of our office in Shrewsbury and with an established presence in the Northwest and Southwest, FML are able to service the entire country. We are also proud to support local sports clubs through the supply of equipment to help get children involved. One example of this is the sponsorship of Shrewsbury RUFC under 8′s team.
FML have built an unrivalled reputation for being the contractor of choice when it comes to technical knowledge, directly employed labour and health and safety. Working closely with our key supply chain partners. FML provide cost-effective, efficient and technically compatible fire protection solutions available on the market today.
FML can work with building owners, their consultants and insurance companies, in order to install effective passive fire protection systems that will assist with compliance to the new requirements of the Regulatory Reform Order.
To protect your company, use a FIRAS registered sub-contractor. If this is not possible consider asking for an independent inspection towards the end of the contract. The documented report can go in your O&M manual as part of you inspection procedure.
We find that as new legislation comes into force, every project seems to demand more from the joint and gap seals selected. Three sections of the Building Regulations that are relevant are:
- Fire and Smoke – Approved Document B
- Acoustics – Approved Document E
- Air Sealing – Approved Document L
FML use Firestop products which are comprehensively tested to help comply with these requirements. These products are also unique in that accelerated 30 year age testing is carried out on them.
As a specialist contractor, we are approved or recommended installers of a wide range of leading passive fire protection material manufacturers. We are able to offer our clients fire protection systems achieving up to 4 hours fire protection to steelwork, service penetrations, Compartmentation walls and floors along with other allied application such as air sealing, thermal insulation and acoustic control.