CharCoat – Fire Rated Products

Passive Fire Protection

For over 22 years, CharCoat Passive Fire Protection (formally known as KBS Passive Fire) has been supplying PFP products to the global market place; specializing in Cable Fire Protection and Structural Steel Fire Protection.


In 1994, Sean Ritchie founder of CharCoat Passive Fire Protection commenced marketing Cable Coating in Australia/NZ for the protection of electrical cables. With a passion in protective coatings, he soon added Intumescent Structural Steel Fire Protection to the list, and for the last 20 years, he has focused on protecting his clients’ assets from destructive fires.


CharCoat Passive Fire Protection products are manufactured in our factories located in the USA , UK and South Africa with offices located in Malaysia, Trinidad and The Middle East. Warehousing solutions are also available in Asia and the Middle East. Whether it is Cellulosic or Hydrocarbon protection, electrical cable or steel, CharCoat Passive Fire Protection has the solution for you.

CharCoat - Fire Retardant Products
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