24 05, 2020

New Member – Armacell

2020-05-24T14:33:35+01:00

We are pleased to announce that Armacell are the latest company to join PFPNet! As the inventors of flexible foam for equipment insulation and a leading provider of engineered foams, Armacell develops innovative and safe thermal, acoustic and mechanical solutions that create sustainable value for its customers. Find out more here: https://www.pfpnet.com/armacell/

New Member – Armacell 2020-05-24T14:33:35+01:00
3 05, 2020

Technical Subcommittee for Fire Protection in Tunnels Up and Running

2020-05-03T10:11:53+01:00

The new PFPNet Technical Subcommittee for Fire Protection in Tunnels recently held its first formal (online) meeting since an initial meeting in January to assess the interest and scope for a tunnels Technical Subcommittee within the PFPNet organisation. A second meeting was then held to clearly define what priority tasks should be undertaken and to

Technical Subcommittee for Fire Protection in Tunnels Up and Running 2020-05-03T10:11:53+01:00
15 03, 2020

New Member – Park Derochie

2020-03-15T11:38:46+00:00

We'd like to welcome our newest member on board - Park Derochie! Recognized by the Journal of Protective Coatings and Linings (JPCL) as one of the Top 10 Contractors; ranked No. 4 in North America, and No.1 in Canada, Park Derochie specializes in all types of Coatings & Blasting, Fireproofing, Mechanical Insulation, Scaffolding and Containment.

New Member – Park Derochie 2020-03-15T11:38:46+00:00
9 02, 2020

The PFPNet Testing, Assessment and Certification (TAC) Document

2020-02-09T10:44:51+00:00

The TAC Document is a guidance document that provides an overview of the main features and processes involved in the testing, assessment and certification/approval of passive fire protection (PFP) products and systems. The document explains the product performance testing and approval process in general terms and will have many potential users. To download your copy,

The PFPNet Testing, Assessment and Certification (TAC) Document 2020-02-09T10:44:51+00:00
9 02, 2020

The PFPNet Roadmap is Available to Download Now!

2020-02-09T10:45:35+00:00

This guidance document (The PFPNet Roadmap) has been designed to lead the reader through the process of developing a Passive Fire Protection (PFP - also referred to as "fireproofing") scheme, starting from the actual fire risk and associated scenarios up to the point where a PFP scheme or PFP system is specified. The PFPNet Roadmap

The PFPNet Roadmap is Available to Download Now! 2020-02-09T10:45:35+00:00
4 02, 2020

Passive Fire Protection in Tunnels Prospectus

2020-02-04T20:16:08+00:00

In January an initial meeting regarding the above was held and attended by a number of companies involved in tunnel fire protection. The objective of the meeting was to discuss what the key issues were for them and if the establishment of a PFPNet Tunnels Sub-committee would be of benefit. The outcome of the meeting

Passive Fire Protection in Tunnels Prospectus 2020-02-04T20:16:08+00:00
1 02, 2020

Envirograf Joins PFPNet

2020-02-01T12:51:22+00:00

We are pleased to announce that Envirograf® are the latest company to join PFPNet! The Envirograf® brand was established in 1983 and quickly evolved to become a leading force in passive fire products. Its reputation as an innovator and developer of passive fire products is widely recognised, and its commitment to product research and development

Envirograf Joins PFPNet 2020-02-01T12:51:22+00:00
3 12, 2019

PFPNet Tunnels Subcommittee Meeting, January 2020

2019-12-03T19:15:53+00:00

We are proposing to hold a meeting to explore the development of a PFPNet tunnels subcommittee on the 15th January, 2020.  The location is as yet undecided and will depend on where interested parties are based. At present possible options include the Netherlands or the UK. The purpose of the meeting is to establish a

PFPNet Tunnels Subcommittee Meeting, January 2020 2019-12-03T19:15:53+00:00
2 11, 2019

High Heat Flux Testing – Position Paper Draft Available to Download

2019-11-02T16:21:21+00:00

We recently updated you on the progress of our High Heat Flux Testing Working Group. The next stages were to: update the position paper being worked on; develop a draft test standard; put together a proposal for a two-phase release validation test; and a produce guidance note on the applicability of the HHF test and

High Heat Flux Testing – Position Paper Draft Available to Download 2019-11-02T16:21:21+00:00
2 11, 2019

What Role Does PFP Play When it Comes to Pool Fire Protection of Process Vessels?

2019-11-02T14:10:28+00:00

PFPNet was requested to provide an interpretation of a clause in API 2218 related to pool fire protection of process vessels, and the role that PFP can play in providing fire protection. Here is the view developed by the PFPNet Standards Engagement subcommittee as to how this clause should be interpreted.

What Role Does PFP Play When it Comes to Pool Fire Protection of Process Vessels? 2019-11-02T14:10:28+00:00