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)
A new program will start in April 2017.
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)