Fire and Smoke Damper Testing & Inspection
Is Fire Damper Testing required?
Yes:- Fire dampers are installed to prevent the spread of fire through the ductwork from one area of a building into another. Maintenance and testing of fore dampers essential to ensure correct operation of the fire dampers are functioning correctly with no faults.
BS 9999:2008 states that: “… all fire dampers to be tested by a competent person on completion of the installation and at regular intervals not exceeding 2 years. Spring-operated fire dampers should be tested annually and fire dampers situated in dust-laden and similar atmospheres should be tested much more frequently, at periods suited to the degree of pollution.”
Our service includes
1. Full written electronic reports for log book records - Includes notification of all faults 2. Complete inspection of fire damper with photographic evidence 3. Visual inspection of surrounding area of ductwork for cleansiness 4. Damper locactions on customer drawings 5. Fire damper replacement and installation service 6. Full asset checking and location identification
Technicians are fully trained who can provide a professional service, supported with full compliance documentation. Including photographic evidence before and after. We can also, remove and install new dampers as required.
Regular maintenance is important to ensure fire dampers will operate correctly in a fire situation.