NEWS

  • 2019-03-20 11:01
  • IFAB final­ized the first stage of fire safe­ty design for the Vir­gin Hyper­loop One

  • IFAB was con­tract­ed for all fire safe­ty designs for the first stage of the project. This includ­ed the POD design, tubes and relat­ed emer­gency infra­struc­ture. The project was very com­pre­hen­sive includ­ing the spec­i­fi­ca­tion of suit­able design stan­dards, fire risk analy­sis, fire safe­ty con­cepts and ventilation/evacuation stud­ies. See http://www.hyperloop-one.com for fur­ther details.

  • 2019-02-06 17:14
  • Smoke extrac­tion sim­u­la­tions for under­ground sta­tions in Berlin

  • IFAB cur­rent­ly is car­ry­ing out exten­sive CFD sim­u­la­tions to study the effi­cien­cy of smoke extrac­tion sys­tem and evac­u­a­tion con­di­tions in sev­er­al large under­ground sta­tions in Berlin.

  • 2019-01-28 15:10
  • Suc­cess­ful smoke detec­tion tests for a sub­sys­tem sup­pli­er for rolling stock

  • IFAB has suc­cess­ful­ly car­ried out smoke detec­tion tests accord­ing to ARGE Guide­lines Part 1. in order to val­i­date the cor­rect posi­tion­ing of the smoke detec­tors inside an engine room of rolling stock.

  • 2018-10-15 00:16
  • Sem­i­nar accord­ing to EN45545

  • IFAB car­ried out a sem­i­nar about the appli­ca­tion of the norm EN45545 reg­u­la­tions for a com­pa­ny spe­cial­ized on plas­tics rail­way vehi­cles.