Composite Fire Doorset Solutions

Fire Door Accreditation

Fire Doors are a crucial element to any building having two important functions in a fire, when closed they form a barrier to fire and smoke spread but should also provide a suitable means of escape. 

Winkhaus have worked extensively with the UK's leading suppliers of composite door slabs and fire seals to achieve FD30s accreditation for residential fire doors.

Winkhaus UKs Technical Director, Chris Flaherty, provides clarity for specifiers following a series of legislation and guidance updates covering the specification of composite fire doors

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The Winkhaus Solution for FD30s fire doors....

Winkhaus have carried out extensive market research and testing to achieve their FD30s accreditation for residential fire doors using the following products:

  • autoLock AV2 or AV3 - locking points are automatically engaged when the door is closed, as opposed to conventional locks where the door is tested with only the latch enagaged which can allow the door to distort due to the heat and may affect the test result adversely.
  • Palladio Quick-Fit Door Handle -available in various styles and anodised or powder coated finishes
  • XR6-51 / XR6-04 Kitemark Cylinder - conforms to TS007, BS EN1303, PAS24 and Police " Secured by Design" requirements
  • Armorshield & Armorplate - Cylinder protection designed to protect euro profile cylinders from physical attack. Meets PAS24 and TS007 2 star requirements.
  • Fireframe® a specialist low maintenance, fully finished and fire resistant frame system for composite doorset solutions.


  • Certified FD30 fire door rated
  • BS EN 1634 Fire Resistance & Smoke Control
  • Tested in doorsets to comply with PAS Enhanced Security
  • Tested from both the inside and outside
  • Q Mark 171 System Supplier / Q Mark 170 Fabricator
  • MHCLG 2020 Fire, Smoke & Security compliant
  • Approved by the Police security inititative, Secured by Design

Advantages of Fireframe®

  • Suitable for FD30 rated doors
  • Viable alternative to timber and PVCu door frames
  • Wipe clean surface resilient to accidental damage, vandalism and burglary attack
  • Accepts market leading weather seals and intumescent seals
  • Low thermal conductivity and UV stability


The FD30 doorset solution comprises of the following Winkhaus products:

  • Fireframe®
  • autoLock AV2
  • autoLock AV3
  • F24-908 keeps
  • Palladio Handle
  • XR6-51 / XR6-04 Kitemarked cylinder
  • Armorshield & Armorplate cylinder protection


A range of FD30 doors are available, including solid and glazed door styles, with or without top and fanlights. The view door ranges and styles is available to view in the downloads section.

For technical detail see separate product sections.





Q Mark Accredited Fire & Security doorset manufacturers

Sidey Solutions Ltd
19 Feus Road, Perth, Scotland. PH1 2AS
Tel. 01738 634803

Hallmark Panels Ltd
Valletta House, Valletta Street, Hull. HU9 5NP
Tel. 01482 781111

Graham-Holmes Astraseal
Astraseal House, Patterson Road, Finedon Road Industrial Estate,
Wellingborough, Northants. NN8 7EX
Tel. 01933 227233

Industrial Services Group
Paddock, Frizinghall, Bradford, West Yorkshire.  BD9 4HD
Tel. 01274 435039

Fab Frames Ltd
Unit 8 Decoy Industrial Estate, Newton Abbot, Devon. TQ12 5LZ
Tel. 01626 333713

Birtley Group
Mary Avenue, Birtley, County Durham. DH3 1JF
Tel. 0191 4106631

New Century Doors Ltd
Unit 6c, Commerce Way Industrial Estate, Leighton Buzzard, Bedford  LU7 4RW
Tel. 01525 850556

Shelforce (Birmingham)
Units 21-22 Erdington Industrial Park, Chester Road, Erdington, Birmingham.  B24 0RD
Tel. 0121 6035262

IDM Doors Ltd
Rock Wharf, Mill Parade, Newport, Wales. NP20 2JR
Tel. 01633 843098

Unit 9, Wainman Road, Woodston, Peterborough. PE2 7BU
Tel. 01733 230883

Nova Group Ltd
Norman Road, Altrincham, Cheshire.  WA14 4EN
Tel. 0161 6139600

Super Seal
3 Moyola Road, Castledawson, County Londonderry. BT45 8HN
Tel. 02879 4690606 

Approved stockists for Ireland

14 Robert Street, Lurgan, Craigaron. N.Ireland.  BT66 8BE
Tel. 02838 323693