Vds Conference on fire protection systems scheduled to be held in Romania


Vds is organizing its second international conference on fire protection systems on April 29, 2020 in Bucharest (Romania). International experts from industry and fire protection organizations will present an overview on current technology and developments as well as numerous solutions based on practical experience.

The conference will be held in cooperation with ROFMA, the Romanian Facility Management Association. In addition, there will be an exhibition at the conferences site. At the evening of April 28 a get-together with possibilities to visit the exhibition will be held. “This conference will offer an exciting information forum for planners, in-stallers and operators of fire protection systems, as well as for fire protec-tion engineers, fire safety officers from all industries and loss prevention experts from the insurance industry, fire brigades and authorities as well as for companies from the facility management sector,” said Andrej Turčan,Head of VdS offices Czechia and Director of the event.

Among the topics of the VdS-conference are:
Sprinkler systems: New developments in the guidelines VdS CEA 4001 for planning and installation, including specific challenges for the protection of storage and the use of ESFR-sprinklers

Case study: Major fire in and reconstruction of a medium-sized sawmill Causes and consequences; the new fire protection concept includ-ing a sprinkler system

Case study: Water Mist Protection of an underground mass transport system Protection goal and overall concept; challenges posed by the archi-tecture and users requirements; fire testing for validating a water mist sys-tem for this application (test method, fire tests and results); system realiza-tion

Conference languages are Romanian and English with simultaneous trans-lation. Registration for exhibition and conference is now open.