Fireshield® STEEL 1001

Waterbased 30 to 60 min FRR protection
Substrate | Steel and Structural Timber
Fire Rating | 30 to 60 minute.
Type | Waterborne
Environmental | Green Star + Declare / Red List Free

Fireshield® Steel 1001 is a more environmentally friendly waterborne intumescent coating for the protection of interior structural steel sections optimised for 30 to 60 minutes protection from cellulosic fires in C1-C2 interior environments.

  • Thin film technology, quality finish.
  • Environmentally friendly Green Star Declare and Red List Free.
  • Simple on-site application.
  • Low odour, low VOC.

  • Timber and plasterboard can be direct fixed to coated surface.
  • Can be used as part of the Korok 2-way fire wall design system.
  • Ideal for Green Building projects.
  • Low odour, low VOC.
  • Steel 1001 can also be used to fire rate existing timber in historic buildings such as floor joists, floorboards and structural beams and columns. Contact Fireshield for more information on this specific design solution.


At A Glance  
Waterborne intumescent basecoat
Fire Protection
30 and 60 minutes FRR
Volume Solids
68% by volume
<50 grams/litre
Zero Halogens +Red List & Declare
Install Location
Interior C1 - C3
Masterspec section 6742FS or contact Fireshield direct for assistance.
New Zealand: 
Fire tested to EN13381-8:2013 and assessed by Exova Warringtonfire to BS476 parts 21 and 22 and 5th Edition Yellow Book using NZS 3404: Part 1, 1997 and complying with the New Zealand Building Code B1/VM1 and C2/AS1-C6/AS1 Section C5.1.1.
Fire tested to EN13381-8:2013 and assessed by Exova Warringtonfire to AS1530.4 using AS4100:1998 complying with the NCC 2019 Building code of Australia Volume 2, Schedule 5.  


Additional Information:
Steel 1001 is part of the Fireshield Cladding Study and has been tested with timber, Korok walls and plasterboard directly attached to the coated surface, contact Fireshield to apply the study to your next project.


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