Preventive fire protection

South Africa has very strict fire safety and protection against fire regulations. The act says that occupants will be protected. The intensity of fire within the building and spread to other buildings must be minimised. Geberit fire protection for waste and drainage systems is fire resistant and sound insulating.

Domestic installation risk

Unsecured feed-throughs allow fires to spread rapidly between rooms and floors. Preventive fire protection delays this to keep people safe from fire and smoke.

Sanitary installation solutions

Geberit duct fire-retarding bulkhead for fire protection
  • Fire-retarding bulkhead using approved Geberit GIS
  • Fire-retarding bulkhead using approved Geberit fire protection sleeves

Geberit systems meet the relevant legal requirements for fire protection, and evidence of this is available. With the system technology; planning and installation work is minimum.

Geberit products for fire protection

Geberit installation systems

Geberit Duofix prewall

Used in combination with appropriate partition walls, Duofix and GIS installation systems are suitable for a fire-retarding bulkhead for up to 90 minutes.

Geberit GIS
Geberit Duofix

Fire protection sleeves

Geberit fire protection sleeve RS90 Plus

The fire protection sleeve RS90 Plus prevents fire from spreading via the drainage system. Under the influence of heat, the material in the fire protection sleeve swells, completely compressing the discharge pipe and thereby preventing the fire from spreading to other floors or rooms.



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