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 Resistant Building Material

Fire Resistant Building Material

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.

For premium quality fire resistant building options at equitable prices, look no further than FireCrunch. Our fire resistant building material range is designed to withstand the unpredictable and harsh Australian climate without fail to bring you maximum longevity and value. We are industry leaders when it comes to providing NATA CSIRO fire tested building material options that are tough and built to last. Avoid compromising your budget and time searching for fire rated building material options when you select FireCrunch for all your building material needs.

We are committed to manufacturing all our superior environmentally friendly building products, including our fire rated building material range and have successfully established a powerful and responsible image in the building market of fire rated building materials.

With our professional and experienced team here at FireCrunch, we provide you with the necessary accurate advice and guidance to ensure you get the most out of your fire-resistant building material purchases when you choose FireCrunch. With the added benefit of our fire-resistant building material range being 100% free of harmful chemicals and toxins, you can now have the peace of mind that you deserve. This is particularly so if your home is in a Bushfire area. Bushfire building is separate issue, bushfire proof building materials and Bushfire tested building materials are a key element under the special Bushfire code AS 3959 right up to BAL FZ all covered by FireCrunch FCA.

Flooding Resistance and Zero Water Damage

You can now avoid placing the safety of yourself and others at risk when you select from our second to none fire resistant building material options that are completely fire safe and do not warp even after excessive exposure to water.

Whether you are subjected to flash flooding or Termite pests that feed on your expensive timber framing, our fire rated building material eliminates termite destructive timber damage. FCA will not degrade in water or flooding and actively withstands mould and mildew so you no longer need to put up with dangerous bacteria breeding.

MgO by FCA is death to bacteria.

As a proudly Australian owned and operated Australian company, FireCrunch continually strives to deliver the finest customer service to our Australia wide clients large meetings needs of small works and large from high-rise residential to free standing homes.

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


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Fire Resistant Building Material

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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