force protection

Force Protection

E-Glass

E-Glass protects buildings against ballistic, blast, forced entry and fire threats.  It can be fitted into steel frames just like standard drywall panels. It is lightweight, thus easily carried and transported.

E-Glass is easily cut, drilled, sanded, painted, textured using ordinary tools and compatible with other wood or gypsum materials.
Advantages of E-Glass:
  • Cost effective
  • Easily handled and processed
  • Ballistic resistance (EN 1522 FB-6)
  • Durable and impact resistant
  • Lightweight (compared to steel)
  • Up to 1 hour fire rating
  • Good chemical resistance, limits surface corrosion
  • Provides additional electrical insulation
E-glass is commonly used in armoring military structures, police stations, courtrooms and other critical control rooms, safe rooms.  In civilian structures e-glass is used in securing banks, cash boxes and jewelry stores.