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Firewall® Area Separation System


Area separation walls for portal framed buildings.

Firewall® Area Separation Walls are suitable for use in many types of buildings; including warehouses, factories, cinemas and retail.

Firewall® can be used to provide sub-divisions or fire compartments within a building envelope and is suitable for both new constructions and refurbishments.

  • Lightweight construction
  • Heights up to 13.4m
  • Fire rated up to 4 hours
  • Acoustic insulation up to Rw=78dB
  • Comprehensive construction details

Fire ratings up to 4 hours

Heights up to 13.4m

Acoustic ratings up to Rw=78dB


  • Area Separation Walls
  • Portal framed buildings
  • Industrial, commercial or retail
  • Factories, warehouses, cinemas, shopping centres
  • Building sub-division or fire compartmentation


GECA certified plasterboard