Knauf Fire Panel offers improved fire resistance. Up to an hour’s fire resistance can be achieved with a single layer of 12.5mm Knauf Fire Panel each side of a Knauf Performer partition.
Knauf fire rated wallboards are built with a noncombustible gypsum core and paper facings on the front, back and long edges. It has an ivory facing paper that will accommodate a variety of decorative treatments after proper surface preparation.
Manufactured with a strengthened, fire-resistant core, this fire rated wallboards remains intact for a prolonged period of time during a fire, avoiding further spread of flames. These boards are best for applications that require direct mechanical attachment to wood/ metal framing or as a component of fire-rated assemblies. The Knauf fire rated wallboards can also be used as a thermal barrier in roof assemblies.