IMPORTANT NOTICE: FireCrunch MgO Board FCA is a “Non-Metal Corrosive”, MgO “Sulphate” Board (MgOS4), Australian NATA Labs Certified, Click Here for Non Chloride Non Corrosive Content Certificate.

Fire Rated Building Board

Fire Rated Building Board

IMPORTANT NOTICE: FireCrunch MgO Board FCA is a “Non-Metal Corrosive”, MgO “Sulphate” Board (MgSO4), Australian NATA Labs Certified, Click Here for Non Chloride Non Corrosive Content Certificate.

Safety and protection for the harsh Australian climate is a priority for many of our Australia wide clients today, which is why our fire rated building board range is the first choice.

Manage better spending substantial amounts of time when you select from our premium range of fire rated building board options that are suitable for both residential and commercial construction. For your security of performance, the FireCrunch fire rated building board range has been rigorously tried and tested to ensure they are 100% fire safe and provide the strength and protection required under the BCA Building Code of Australia. FRL 90/90/90 with 1 x 10mm sheets each side of frame CSIRO. Certificates are on web site under certification For higher FRL options (ask us for more information).

Our fire rated building board range of wall cladding and flooring is fire rated and rigorously tried and tested for fire protection. We acknowledge the absolute importance of quality BCA fire tested building boards; therefore, we produce our products with the finest support materials.

All Fire crunch 10mm cladding gives a class 4/5 top commercial finish, hence no other extra finish linings are required, no other fire board in Australia has these unique fire and finish board qualities in a 10mm cladding with such superior fire rated features in a 10mm thickness product.


FireCrunch is dedicated to looking after our planet and the environment, which is why all of our building materials, including our fire rated building board are manufactured in an environmentally responsible manner.

Being compliant to Australian building standards, our fire rated building board options are the smart choice for any builder and boasts industry leading testing (CSIRO NATA LABS) and certification that will be sure to meet and exceed your needs and expectations.

Avoid specifying fire resistant building board options that just do not make the cut . The recent 2014 fires in 2 high-rise buildings in Australia 2014 and in London 2017 demonstrate the need for more stringent certification at all fire application levels FireCrunch is that choice

Be assured that when you buy or specify or certify FireCrunch the product has a NATA tested performance in terms of quality and the ability to withstand harsh climates. Discover the FireCrunch difference for yourself today at technical@firecrunch.com.au or web firecrunch.com.au .

We have ensured that all our fire rated building board ranges are completely resistant to mould and termite proof, meaning you no longer need to put up with considerable damage and harmful bacteria lurking around your home or business site. Our fire rated building board alternative range also does not deteriorate or degrade when subjected to flash flooding or other excessive amounts of water, and no warping occurs when dried. All that is required is a quick wipe; it is just that simple. Speak to a FireCrunch specialist today for any further enquiries you have about our superior fire rated building board range or any other questions about our eco-friendly building materials.

Call us on 1300 933 102 or email sales@firecrunch.com.au for updated information and pricing checks.


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Fire Rated Building Board

Quick Reference Topics

  • Fire resistant to extremely high temperatures (1200ºC).
  • Meets BAL FZ and up to FRL 90/90/90.
  • Non-combustible (AS 1530.1) and smoke release AS/3837.
  • Fire Tested (AS 1530.4/2016)
  • 30,60 90 Minute fire resistance
  • Non-asbestos, NATA Australian certification.
  • Resistant to flooding and prolonged water emersion.
  • Resistant to bacteria moisture, humidity, mould and mildew.
  • Completely resistant to termites and insects.
  • Low thermal conductivity ~0.44 (W/mk).
  • Higher R values than plasterboard.
  • Less expensive, eliminates multiple layers of plasterboard for high FRL.


Australian Standards (Certificated in Australia)

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1.5 hours 1 x 10mm sheet.

10 times stronger than plasterboard, load bearing 55kN (1.5 hrs) at 1200⁰C (see CSIRO fire test report).

Rw 62 AS/717.1 (see report certification).

Nil content test AS 4964 R and U value (see Tech info charts).

Cuts, saws, drills, routs, with timber tools, power gun screwing, massive time saving on installation

Labour cost benefits
FireCrunch Requires 1 sheet each side for FRL up to FRL 90/90/90 (p/ board needs 3 layers 13mm each side).

10 x Stronger than Plaster Board.

95% less Co2 Emission than Plaster Board

CSIRO Logo FireCrunch has been fire tested by Australia’s
highest testing authority, the CSIRO.

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