AIS Boropane: Heat Resistant Glass and Types of Fire Resistant Glasses

The name behind the glass that builds India
Asahi India Glass Ltd. (AIS) is the leading provider of integrated glass and window solutions in India and a market leader in the building & construction and automotive industries. Our product solutions, which cover the entire spectrum of consumer glass,building & construction, and automotive, are created to provide both aesthetic and functional advantages.

AIS Boropane is a monolithic, fire-rated safety glass, which remains transparent during the event of fire. Boron Trioxide is a 15% component in the glass that helps to provide these superior features.

One of the largest hazards to our safety is fire, and it’s crucial to take precautions to contain it, warn occupants, and prepare for emergency situations.

As per IS 3614-2021: Fire Doors and Doorsets Specification

E CLASS – INTEGRITY They provide for only integrity. These are special tempered glasses and they prevent the spread of flames to the non-fire side. There will be no protection from radiation in this type of glasses. They are normally used for internal applications.
These are tempered and laminated glasses. They prevent the flames and also control the radiation on the non-fire side to a maximum of 15KW per sqm. They offer integrity and provide for low heat radiation. They are used for internal and external applications.
These types of glasses offer integrity and insulation. The maximum temperature on the non-fire side does not exceed an average of 140 degree Celsius.

Features and Benefits

  • Low Co-efficient of Thermal Expansion
  • Reliability
  • Extra Safe
  • Aesthetic
  • Durable
  • High Mechanical Strength
  • Resistance to Breakage
  • High Resistance to Chemicals
  • Eco-Friendly
  • Warranty

Technical Specification

Frequently Asked Questions

A high-end Fire-Resistant Glass range, AIS Pyrobel is specially engineered laminated glass to withstand extreme heat levels, restrict heat transfer and prevent the passage of smoke and flames.
Fire resistance glass can be used for various internal and external applications, including homes, data server rooms, refuge floors/areas, smoke screens, roofs / overhead applications, facades partitions doors & windows.
AIS Pyrobel, a special Fire-resistant glass, is a laminated glass range with an intumescent layer. This glass is specially engineered to withstand extreme heat levels and restrict its transfer. This glass solution can be used in place of a brick wall while providing transparency and fire resistance.
Apart from helping to prevent the spread of fire and smoke, fireproof glass can prevent radiation from spreading from one area to another, making it a good option for research and development facilities. Also, due to its versatility, you can use fireproof glass with aluminium, wooden, and steel frames without compromising the features.
Following are the types of fire-rated glasses available with AIS: 1) E Class – Integrity: This particular glass type helps prevent the spread of flames to the unaffected side. 2) EW Class – Integrity and Low radiation: This type of glass is tempered and laminated and can be used for various internal and external applications. It prevents the flame from entering the unaffected side and helps control the radiation. 3) EI Class- Integrity and Insulation: This type of glass provides integrity and insulation. With this glass, the maximum temperature on the unaffected side will not exceed an average of 140 degrees Celsius.