Fire Technology Laboratory

Accreditation No.


Site No.


Date of Accreditation

16 Feb 1996


14 Julius Ave, Riverside Corporate Park
North Ryde, NSW 2113



Mr Brett Roddy P: +61 (02) 94905449


Services available to external clients

Scope of Accreditation

Fire Technology Laboratory

ISO/IEC 17025 (2017)

Manufactured Goods

Service Product Determinant Technique Procedure Limitations
Evaluation of fire risk (excluding electrical products) and fire mitigation performance Building materials Ignitability Not applicable AS 1530.3 Elements of building construction
Building materials; Elements of building construction Combustibility Furnace AS 1530.1 Refractory tube furnace
Flammability Not applicable AS 1530.2 Flexible materials
Heat release Not applicable AS 1530.3
Smoke release Oxygen consumption calorimeter AS 1530.3
Flame propagation Not applicable AS 1530.3,
AS 5113,
BS 8414-1 and BS 8414-2,
ISO 13785-2
Building materials; Prepared test specimens Smoke release Cone calorimeter; Dynamic measurement; Oxygen consumption calorimeter AS/NZS 3837,
ISO 5660.1,
ISO 5660.2
Smoke production rate
Heat release; Mass loss rate; Smoke release Cone calorimeter ISO 5660.1
Heat release Cone calorimeter; Oxygen consumption calorimeter AS/NZS 3837,
ISO 5660.1
Non-combustibility performance Furnace BS 476.4,
ISO 1182
Refractory tube furnace
Components for smoke and heat control systems Fire resistance Not applicable BS 7346.3 Smoke curtains
Components for the protection of openings in fire resistant walls and separating elements Fire resistance Not applicable AS 1905.1 Sections 3.1 to 3.4,
AS 1905.2 Sections 6 and 7,
AS 4072.1,
Fire resistant doorsets;
Fire resistant roller shutters;
Service penetrations and control joints;
Penetration firestop systems
Composite assemblies of structural materials; Masonry unit assemblies Fire resistance Not applicable ASTM E119 Structural assemblies for buildings including load bearing and other walls and partitions, columns, girders, beams, slabs and composite slab and beam assemblies for floors and roofs
Elements of building construction Fire resistance Not applicable BS 476-20, BS 476-21, BS 476-22, BS 476-23 ; 
EN 1363-1, EN-1363-2, EN-1364-1, EN 1364-2, EN 1365-1, EN-1365-2, EN-1365-3, EN-1365-4 ; 
ISO 834.4, ISO 834.5, ISO 834.6, ISO 834.7, ISO 834.8, ISO 834.9
Load bearing elements (walls, floors, roofs, beams, columns, vertical separating elements, horizontal separating elements); Non-load bearing elements (Ceilings, walls, vertical separating elements)
Fire resistance Not applicable

AS 1530.4

Fire resistance; Simulated bushfire attack Large flaming sources; Small flaming sources

AS 1530.8.1,

AS 1530.8.2

Fire resistance tests on elements of building constructions which can be accommodated in a horizontal furnace of nominal plan dimensions 4.56 m x 3.66 m
or in a vertical furnace with nominal plan dimensions 3.0 m x 3.0 m

Fire resistance; Heat resistance Not applicable AS 1692.1 Sections 4 and 5 ;
BS 476-24 ; 
EN 1366-1, EN 1366-2, EN 1366-3 ;
ISO 10294.1 ;
SS 333
Service installations;
Fire dampers;
Penetration seals;
Ventilation ducts
Factory made air ducts and air connectors Surface burning characteristics Not applicable

 UL 181 part 9

Floor covering systems Critical radiant flux Radiant heat AS ISO 9239.1,
ASTM E648,
ISO 9239-1
Burning behaviour
Products for installation in ships Fire resistance Not applicable FTP Code 2010 Annex 1: Part 3 Appendix 1 "A", "B" and "F" class divisions
Windows, doors, shutters and blinds Fire resistance Not applicable EN-1634-1, EN-1634-2, EN-1364-3,
ISO 3008, ISO 3009
Door and shutter assemblies;
Openable windows;
Glazed elements;
Smoke control doors;
Door hardware
Wiring system elements Fire resistance Not applicable AS/NZS 3013

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