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Looking for a Firestop Professional? For the best Firestop Contractors, Associates, Manufacturers, Consultants, Distributors, Reps and more, Member List is the place for you.   From Firestopping Contractors to Special Inspection Agencies, Firestop System Manufacturers to Firestop product Distributors, FCIA Members have the expertise you need.  Also, check out the FM 4991 Approved & UL Qualified Contractors Map.

07-84-00 Specification

The Construction Specifications Institute (CSI) and Construction Specifications Canada documents state,

'State it once, refer to section when needed from other sections'. 

Penetrations, Joints and Perimeter Fire Containment in One Section - 07-84-00 -

FCIA ASTM/UL Standards Firestopping Specification:

  FCIA 07-84-00 Suggested Spec - PDF
  FCIA 07-84-00 Suggested Spec - WORD

FCIA Canada Standards Specification - English

                FCIA 07-84-00 CANADA Suggested Spec - ENGLISH PDF
                FCIA 07-84-00 CANADA Suggested Spec - ENGLISH WORD

FCIA Canada Specification - French - Updated September 2019

                FCIA 07-84-00 CANADA Suggested Spec - FRENCH PDF
                FCIA 07-84-00 CANADA Suggested Spec - FRENCH WORD

FCIA offers the Manual of Practice FREE to:

  • Architects with Design Firms
  • Specifiers in practice with an Architectural Firm
  • Governmental AHJ Building Officials, AHJ Fire Marshals, Fire Service, and Fire Officials

For a FREE FCIA MOP, email with name, job title, organization, address, phone, email.



"Part of the function of an association is to build a Body of Knowledge for the industry."
The FCIA Firestop Manual of Practice is the Body of Knowledge for Firestop Systems Tested and Listed Designs, Installation, Inspection, and Maintenance.

Mike Dominguez, FCIA MOP former Task Team Chair, Technical, Education & Apprenticeship Committee