We provide a wide range of fire safety consulting and testing services. These include testing and certification of fire detection and alarm systems, testing and certification of the fire resistance and reaction to fire of building elements and construction, and fire-suppression systems. We also provide independent and objective fire safety engineering expertise and evaluation.
The CSIRO Fire Science and Technology Laboratory combines expertise and full-scale fire test capabilities to simulate a wide range of […]
Fire Safety Engineering
CSIRO Fire Engineering provides an independent and objective fire safety engineering consultancy for innovative solutions that satisfy or exceed the […]
Fire Detection and Alarm Systems
Conformity evaluation services for a wide range of fire detection and alarm system products. The Fire Systems laboratory provides services […]
Building Facade Fire Safety
Due to the significant number of buildings nationwide to be tested, and the time constraints inherent in the current situation, CSIRO has developed a rapid materials identification method for ACP. While not intended as an alternative to the standard fire test for this application (AS 1530.1) referenced in the NCC, this method provides an initial analysis and additional information on the characteristics of particular ACP materials.
Fire tests for flooring materials
Flooring Test to AS ISO 9239.1:2003 (R 2016) CSIRO offer flooring tests to AS ISO 9239.1:2003 (R 2016) ‘Reaction to […]
FRNSW Smoke Alarm Research
Fire & Rescue NSW (FRNSW) has released a research report into the efficacy of residential smoke alarms. The report details […]
Fire safety for external walls of buildings
We’ve developed a guideline to help the construction industry better understand how to ensure compliance with the relevant codes and […]