Flameshield hose range is designed for emergency situations where operation must continue in fire conditions. Flameshield hoses are wholly bonded rubber construction with embedded fire resistant properties offering relatively light weight and maximum flexibility. There is no need for additional materials to be added around the hose to achieve the fire resistance. Flameshield hose is clearly recognisable with the outer red cover.
Flameshield hoses have been fire tested under severe test conditions in accordance with the industries most stringent requirements. Flameshield 300 Lloyds OD1000/499 at 700oC for 30 mins & ABS Rules at 800oC for 30 mins
Utilised in deluge systems on offshore installations, the hose will operate in a fire for a minimum of 30 minutes offering platform personnel an escape route in emergency situations. Hose liner also suitable for hydrocarbon services.