Essexford Joinery Works

Company Details

  • Name:
    Essexford Joinery Works
  • Date(s):
    March 2014
  • Town:
  • County:
    Co. Monaghan
  • Academic Partner:
    Ulster University


  • Manufacturing

About the Company

Essexford are specialist joinery manufacturers of bespoke fire and acoustic doors for commercial construction sector (hospitals, clinics, schools/further education, hotels, sports stadia, etc.). they also manufacture fire rated and non rated internal glazed screens, fire rated panel doors, rated and non rated wall panels, machined timbers and bespoke joinery pieces. The aim of this FUSION project is to identify, research & develop, test and refine for production purposes a combined cross over fire and ballistic timber faced door (level 1 & 2 European EN 1063 Ballistic Standards) for high end residential, office sector and potentially security/military accommodation market. This will be undertaken under the headings of market need/suitability, material suitability, physical product structure and composition, fire and ballistic testing requirements, development of a cost effective product for production within existing manufacturing techniques and processes.