Custom Steel Ballistic Rated Windows & Doors
In project work, there are areas where, in addition to burglar resistance, bullet-resistant solutions are also requested, e.g. banks, insurance companies, post offices, government institutions etc.
Overview of standards and guidelines
Windows, doors, shutters and blinds -
Bullet resistance - Requirements and classification (1999-02 version)
EN 1063Glass in building - Security glazing - Testing and classification of resistance
against bullet attack (2000-01 version)
DIN EN 1063 differentiates between «non-splintering glass (NS)» and splintering glass (S). Non-splintering glass is generally used where people are likely to be in the immediate vicinity of the glass.
The security classes have been divided according to the different types of weapon, whereby they are differentiated by the bullet weight andvelocity. The relevant security class is achieved if no bullets penetrate.