Ventcroft Ltd

Ventcroft are a market leading British family owned independent UK manufacturer of fire cable and security alarm cables. Now the 2nd largest manufacturer by volume of British Standards soft skin fire cables in the World. Our ISO9001:2008 quality management system, factory and fire cables all 3rd Party certified and approved by LPCB & BASEC.

Ventcroft do not supply contractors or end users direct, however our cable products are available from leading distributors and wholesalers throughout the UK and Worldwide. Consultants and contractors are welcome to contact us for specification and technical assistance. (Read More)

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  • Construction Product Regulations (CPR) 1st July 2017

    BS 7629 type soft skin fire cables do not require CPR approval of compliance or a separate declaration of performance as detailed in the new CPR regulations introduced 1st July 2017.

    Intruder alarm cables do need to comply with CPR and have 3rd party approval of their declaration of performance for general applications in construction works subject to reaction to fire requirements.

    The Union intruder alarm range is CPR compliant and approved, a copy of our declaration of performance can be downloaded here. (Read More)

New Products (coming soon)

NoShock Circuit Protection Cable. BASEC approved to BS 8436. NoShock cable contains a full 360° metal screen to provide life safety protection upon nail penetration for cable circuits installed close to any surface.

NoBurn Exceed. Tested for compliance to BS 8519 Category 3, NoBurn Exceed meets the more stringent Annex B fire performance test of BS8519, needed for fire-resistant control cable systems for life safety and fire-fighting applications in large and complex buildings.