Vulnerable people in society are frequently at a particular risk from fire, and owners of buildings that house them face challenges of how to protect them.
Since standard glass products are vulnerable to the smallest of fires, it is essential for designers to have an understanding of fire-resistant glass.
SP – on behalf of the Italian State Railways (RFI) – is investigating the feasibility to detect fires on moving trains on their way into a tunnel.
Fuel storage safety – There have been several accidents related to fuel storage in Norway such as fires caused by self-heating of waste or in biofuel silos.
Research on tunnel fire has focused on design fires and smoke, having a lack of research on detailed ceiling jet characteristics.
Four fire tests have been conducted with the AutoStore compact storage system with the objective to establish the sprinkler protection efficiency.
Rapid Fire Detection in Challenging Environments. In most residential & office locations, smoke detection offers a reliable means of detecting fires.
FS in the International Space Station: Tim Peake took to Facebook to answer some questions regarding the ISS and the safety precautions put in place.
SP Fire Research has investigated the possibility of smart surface claddings with TCO to delay or prevent the fire propagation from a burning building.
Baldwin Boxall at the Races! Nestled in the glorious countryside of Southern Ireland sits the Curragh Race Course, home to Ireland’s five classic races.