FIRE BEHAVIOR AGREEMENT
Each year, samples are sent to participating laboratories. Such laboratories perform relevant tests, and provide CERTIFER with their results. CERTIFER decides on the results’ adequacy, after a statistical analysis based upon all results’ laboratories.
Please find herebelow all campaigns you can participate as well as the list of laboratories acknowledged under the I&F rating, as per the EN 45545-2.
For any information, contact CERTIFER
Take part in « Fire behavior tests » programs :
The first one, entitled « EUROCOMPARISON » deals with European fire behavior tests as described in the EN 45545-2 standard - "Railway application - Fire protection on railway vehicles - Part 2: Requirements for fire behavior of materials and components" and on French fire behavior tests as described in the NF F 16-101 standard – « Railway equipment – Fire behavior – Choice of materials”, and is mandatory in France for any laboratory to be acknowledged.
EUROCOMPARISON PROGRAM PLAN (EN)
Registration for the 2019 campaign begins in September.
List of laboratories acknowledged
The acknowledgement of laboratories for the M classification is delivered by the Ministry of Internal Affairs.
As far as we know, the acknowledged laboratories are the following ones:
- CREPIM (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- CSTB (email@example.com)
- EFECTIS (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- LNE (email@example.com)
- LCPP (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- ARIANE GROUP (email@example.com)
- IFTH (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- FCBA (email@example.com)
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