The Fire Testing Centre.

The Fire Testing Centre (CEF)
a laboratory approved by the French Ministry
of the Interior for fire-resistance testing,
will help you take control of fire risks in your projects.

Our services.

4 activities

Fire
Tests.

The Fire Testing Centre carries out tests according to different normative standards, which are certified, and can be defined on a case-by-case basis according to the needs of our customers.

Special & In situ Tests.

The role of the ventilation systems is to control the air quality in the building and to remove smoke and heat in the event of a fire.

Fire safety
 engineering.

The Fire Testing Centre, a laboratory approved for fire resistance by the French Ministry of the Interior, carries out your fire safety engineering studies under conventional fires and real fire scenarios, for all construction methods.

Research
 and Development.

The Fire Testing Centre has a team of doctors and PhD students dedicated to research and development projects.

The Fire Testing Centre
offers different services
in fire safety…

Sectors of activity.

Buildings 

// Residential, offices, ERP – buildings open to the public

Buildings 

// Residential, offices, ERP – buildings open to the public

Classified facilities

// Facilities classified with respect to environmental protection

Classified facilities

// Facilities classified with respect to environmental protection

Tunnels 

// Underground works 

Tunnels 

// Underground works

Maritime

// Ships

Maritime

// Ships

Rail 

// Railway vehicles

Rail 

// Railway vehicles

Expertise,
Performance,
Simplicity.

Through its active involvement not just in France but also internationally, the Fire Testing Centre brings its human resources and equipment to bear on your projects:


Definition of tests

Product sourcing

Installation of test pieces by certified technicians

Provision of documents (test reports, classification reports, laboratory assessments, certificates, project-specific appraisals, fire-performance-engineering studies, design appraisal reports).

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Certifications and approvals.

Cofrac recognition

Cofrac accreditation (by the French Committee for Accreditation) certifies the technical competence of the fire-resistance laboratory for its testing activities and the implementation of a suitable quality-management system.

 

Laboratory approved by the French Ministry of the Interior

Our laboratory has been approved for fire-resistance testing by the French Ministry of the Interior (ministerial ordinance of 5 February, 1959 (amended) on the approval of laboratories for testing the fire performance of materials).