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Topic: Fire Protection Technologies

Event
Fire Resistance Structures Workshop
 
Smart Fire Fighting Workshop
 
Fire Retardants and their Potential Impact on Fire Fighter Health
 
Group
National Fire Research Laboratory Group
 
Wildland –Urban Interface Fire Group
 
Instrument
Cone Calorimeter
 
The National Fire Research Laboratory
 
Radiative Gasification Apparatus
 
Lateral Ignition and Flame Spread Apparatus
 
Fire Emulator/Detector Evaluator
 
News Item
In Tests of Promising Flame Retardants, Opposites Pair Off—And the Challenger Wins
 
Spartanburg, S.C., Fire Experiments Will Test New Firefighting Tactics
 
NIST Tests: Firefighters Portable Radios May Fail at Elevated Temperatures
 
NIST Report and Video Detail Dynamics of Deadly Chicago House Fire
 
All-Natural Mixture Yields Promising Fire Retardant
 
NIST Improves Performance, Capabilities of Its Computer Fire Modeling Tools
 
New NIST Test for Firefighter Breathing Equipment Goes into Effect Sept. 1
 
New Online Course Based on NIST Research Highlights Insights on Modern Firefighting
 
NIST Study Suggests Ways to Improve Common Furniture Fire Test
 
Layered Security: Nanotubes Promise Improved Flame-Resistant Coating
 
New NIST Strategic Roadmap Aims to Reduce the Nation's Preventable Fire Burden by a Third
 
Workshop Identifies Research Priorities to Mitigate Fires in the Wildland-Urban Interface
 
Terracotta and Cement Roofs Vulnerable in Wildfires, NIST Study Finds
 
Landmark NIST Study Evaluates Effectiveness of Crew Sizes in High-Rise Fires
 
Landmark High-Rise Fire Study Evaluates Effectiveness of Crew Sizes, Elevator Use
 
'Live Burns' in Spartanburg, S.C., Will Benefit Research and Firefighter Training
 
NIST and Forest Service Create World’s First Hazard Scale for Wildland Fires
 
NIST Study of Hazard to Firefighters Leads to Safety Alert
 
Live Fire Tests with FDNY Will Guide Improvements in Fire Department Tactics
 
Novel Clay-based Coating May Point the Way to New Generation of Green Flame Retardants
 
NIST Fire Research Earns Honors
 
NIST Report on Texas Fire Urges Firefighters to Consider Wind Effects
 
Study Finds Failure Points in Firefighter Protective Equipment
 
New NIST Web Site Features Fire Safety for the Holidays
 
In Unique Fire Tests, Outdoor Decks Will Be Under Firebrand Attack
 
Novel Coatings Show Great Promise as Flame Retardants in Polyurethane Foam
 
Promising Fire Retardant Results When Clay Nanofiller Has Space
 
Carbon Nanofibers Cut Flammability of Upholstered Furniture
 
High Rise Fire Study Provides Insight Into Deadly Wind-Driven Fires
 
Meeting Slated to Discuss Structural Steel and Fire
 
Ground Broken for New Green Technology and Fire Safety Facilities
 
Fiery Video Shows Moisture is Main Ingredient for a Safe Christmas Tree
 
Updated Fire Modeling Software Released
 
Fire Panel Changes Offer Real-Time Fire Status Data
 
New NIST 'Standard Cigarette' Available for Fire-Resistance Testing
 
NIST Residential Fire Study Education Kit Now Available
 
NIST Software Makes Fire Gear Choice Easier
 
Major Residential Fire Study to be Issued April 28
 
Smoke Alarms + Sprinklers + Closed Doors = Lives Saved in Dorm Fires
 
Live Fire Experiments Examine Impact of Changes in Firefighting Resources
 
NIST Test Fans the Flames for High-Rise Fire Safety
 
Fans Clear High-Rise Stairwells of Smoke
 
NIST Evaluates Firefighting Tactics In NYC High-Rise Test
 
High Rise Fire Fighting—Effective Use of Positive Pressure Ventilation
 
Project-Program
Smart Firefighting Project
 
Enhanced Effectiveness of Fire Fighting Tactics Project
 
WUI Building and Fire Codes and Standards Project
 
WUI Fire Data Collection and Exposure Modeling Project
 
Reduced Ignition of Building Components in Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) Fires Project
 
Fire Research Grants and Cooperative Agreements Project
 
High Temperature Performance of Fire Fighter Equipment Project
 
Performance-Based Design Methodologies for Structures in Fire Project
 
Design Fires for Structures Project
 
National Fire Research Laboratory Research Development and Operations Project
 
National Fire Research Laboratory Metrology Project
 
Fire Modeling for Performance-Based Design Project
 
Safety of Building Occupants Projects
 
Advanced Fire Detection Project
 
Advanced Gas-Phase Fire Retardants Project
 
Reduced Flammability of Upholstered Furniture Project
 
Reduced Ignition and Flame Spread with Nano-Engineered Foam Project
 
National Fire Research Laboratory Infrastructure and Commissioning Project
 
Fire Risk Reduction in Communities Program
 
Fire Risk Reduction in Buildings Program
 
Software
Software: CFAST
 
Software: Sprinkler Use Decisioning
 
Software: FDS and Smokeview
 
Software: ToGS