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December 13, 2023


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Technical Fire Safety Group acquires Mann McGowan

The Technical Fire Safety Group (TFSG) has acquired Mann McGowan, intumescent seal technology specialists, to broaden its passive fire safety product offering.

Based in Aldershot, Hampshire, Mann McGowan has been working in intumescent seal technology for over 40 years and, TFSG said the company provides a ‘perfect fit’ with the TFSG’s existing subsidiaries Pyroguard and Fire Glass UK.

TFSG is part of the svt Group of Companies which contains passive fire protection specialists Odice SAS and Rolf Kuhn GmbH offers further opportunities for collaboration and synergies.

“This move will provide many opportunities for collaboration” 

The acquisition is said to significantly strengthen TFSG’s customer offering and service proposition, providing customers with broader specialist expertise and technical know-how, underpinned by high levels of intellectual property, particularly in fire certification.

“We’re delighted to welcome Mann McGowan to the TFSG family. This acquisition is an exciting one which will allow us to better serve our customers by offering wider packages of products from one single source, including seals and glazing solutions.” said Neil Tilsley, CEO – Technical Fire Safety Group.

Jamie Scott, Managing Director, Mann McGowan further commented: “It’s a really exciting time for Mann McGowan. Being part of the Technical Fire Safety Group is the perfect fit for us and I’m confident that this move will provide many opportunities for collaboration with the wider Group on both local and international levels.”

Mann McGowan will continue to operate under its current brand name and leadership team.

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