Since its inception in 2004, the Building Fire Research Centre (BFRC), an integral part of the University’s Consultancy Services has been conducting systematic research and training in the testing of materials, providing consultancy on fire safety, and imparting short- and long-term training programmes on building fire research. The Centre has received recognition nationally as one of the leading facilities for research and testing of its kind. According to MS Systems Schroders, Germany, the test and assessment reports of the Centre meet international standards and match the reports of international laboratories.
Consultancy services offered by BFRC:
- Fire resistance test of doors (As per IS 3614 (Part 2): 1992)
- Fire extinguishers tests (mechanical)
- Destructive and non-destructive testing of concrete
- Expert advice for repair and rehabilitation of fire-affected structures