Fire Curtains Group, owner of Smoke & Fire Curtains Ltd, a specialist manufacturer and installer of bespoke fire suppression systems, has completed the purchase of Intumescent Chemicals.
Intumescent, based in Leicester (as is Fire Curtains Group), was previously known as Prometheus Developments. The company develops and tests intumescent liquid flame retardants.
Intumescent Chemicals offers a large range of adhesives, composites, polyurethane, mastics, sealants, and foam injection products for preventing the spread of smoke and fire.
The products are used across wide array of sectors, including aerospace, marine, automotive, building construction, and oil and gas.
Arthur Calow, chairman of the Fire Curtains Group, commented, saying: “We’ve been a customer of Intumescent Chemicals for several years now and I have always been very impressed by their knowledge and expertise.
“Coupled with that is the fact that Intumescent Chemicals is a market leader employing R&D chemists and maintaining a full and sophisticated laboratory which is substantially and constantly updated to be able to quickly respond to customers who want to investigate new areas of the market.”
Smoke & Fire Curtains has manufacturing facilities in the UK and India supporting a wide range of national and international customers.