Testing for external fire exposure to roofs according to CEN/TS 1187

 

Standards:

CEN/TS 1187 - Test methods for external fire exposure to roofs - Fire performance of roofs exposed to external fire
 

Division Building components:

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Scope according to CEN/TS 1187 (Chapter 1):

This Technical Specification specifies four methods for determining the performance of roofs to external fire exposure.
 

Requirements according to CEN/TS 1187 (Chapter 4 - 7):

  • Test 1: Method with burning brands
  • Test 2: Method with burning brands and wind
  • Test 3: Method with burning brands, wind and supplementary radiant heat
  • Test 4: Method with two stages incorporating burning brands, wind and supplementary radiant heat