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Fire Barriers / Smoke Control Shutters

Fire Resistance and Smoke Control of Doors and Shutters

  • Fire barriers and smoke control shutters in accordance with DIN EN 16034
  • Fire resistance tests on doors, gates, fire protection curtains, windows and dampers in accordance with DIN EN 1634-1 and DIN 4102-5
  • Test of smoke control shutters in accordance with DIN EN 1634-3 and DIN 18095
  • Small-scale fire tests in accordance with DIN EN 1634-2 for elements of building hardware
  • Fire resistance tests on fire barriers in conjunction with track-bound conveyor systems in accordance with DIN EN 1366-7 and DIN 4102-5
  • Windows and exterior doors in accordance with DIN EN 14351-1
  • Consultancy on CE marking of fire barriers and smoke control shutters
  • EXAP reports in accordance with DIN EN 15269 series
  • Classification reports in accordance with DIN EN 13501-2
  • Support, development and coordination of product-specific test programmes to obtain building authority certificates
  • Assessments for general building inspection approvals, VKF, among others
  • Development of general building authority test certificates for smoke control shutters
  • External monitoring
  • Cooperation with certification bodies

Test equipment

  • Vertical fire chambers with the dimensions (W x H), among others:
    9.7 x 5.0 m  I  5.5 x 5.25 m  I  4.0 x 4.0 m  I  4.0 x 3.0 m
    3.0 x 3.0 m  I  0.7 x 1.1 m
  • Smoke control test chambers (W x H):
    5.5 x 5.4 m  I  3.42 x 3.42 m
  • Fire resistance test of a door in glazing
  • Smoke control test stand

Data protection technology

Fire resistance tests on:

  • Data cabinets / rooms in accordance with DIN EN 1047
  • Lightweight fire protection cabinets in accordance with DIN EN 15659
  • Laboratory and gas bottle cabinets in accordance with DIN EN 14470

The test results of the MPA Braunschweig are recognised by the ECB•S and VdS certification bodies.