Free Intumescent eBook Gets Fired Up


Coating the interior of a structure with intumescent finishes and analyzing fire-test methods are among the topics covered in a free new resource by Durability + Design.

Fire-Resistive Coatings is a 25-page compilation of articles written by experts in the fire-resistant coatings industry.

The articles focus on fire protective coatings, fire-resistant systems and other trends in creating coatings that stand up to fire and heat.

eBook Contents

The eBook features these articles:

  • “Fighting Fire with Fire Protectives”;
  • “Intumescent Coatings in Interior Spaces: Functional Aesthetics”;
  • “Intumescent Casting Technology Takes the Heat”;
  • “Fire Test Methods”; and
  • “Sentinels of Safety: Fire-Resistive Systems Stand Ready to Serve.”

Authors for this eBook include experts from Atlas Material Technology LLC, International Paint, Terry Viness & Tom Remmele, Sto Corp. and HALL Building Information Group.

Shield Industries Inc.

Demonstrating the difference between a structure coated with a fire-resistant intumescent coating and one with uncoated plywood and studwork is one of the topics of the new eBook.

The volume is sponsored by Shield Industries Inc.

Download Fire-Resistive Coatings for free now.

Durability + Design offers eBooks on a range of topics including advances in architectural coatings and anti-graffiti coatings. Visit the D+D Store to view and download.


Tagged categories: Coating chemistry; Coating failure; Coating types; Coatings; Coatings Technology; Exterior Wall Coatings; Fire; Fire-resistive coatings; Interior Wall Coatings; North America; Protective Coatings; Shield Industries

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