RISE Fire Research AS 2020-07-04T20:12:11+01:00

RISE Fire Research AS is a limited company owned by RISE – Research Institutes of Sweden  (70%) and  SINTEF  (30%). Located in Trondheim, RISE Fire Research AS Norway’s fire engineering expertise center. Together with RISE Safety and Transport – Fire Research in Borås, Sweden , the company constitutes one of the world’s largest fire research environments. Founded in 1934, RISE Fire Research AS has worked for over 85 years for increased fire safety in the community.

Geographic Coverage

  • Europe

Markets Served

  • Housing and Construction
  • Maritime Sector
  • Infrastructure and Transport
  • Energy
  • Offshore
  • Insurance and Justice


Research and Investigation We are engaged in research, development and investigations within a wide range of fire-related issues, and carry out assignments for both public and private clients.

Fire Testing We test according to Norwegian as well as international standards and methods. The test reports can be used as a basis for documentation of the products’ fire technical properties, different regulations impose different requirements for methods and criteria.

Review and Evaluation We can assist with independent investigation and analysis of fires at the request of police, insurance companies, the judiciary, authorities, lawyers and private companies.

Product Documentation We offer RISE-FR Product Documentation, which is a document that confirms that all requirements for fire-fighting properties are met for a given product.

Courses We offer tailor-made courses aimed at land-based, maritime and offshore operations.


Email: post@risefr.no Website: risefr.no