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Southwest Research Institute (SwRI) Fire Technology Department conducts standard tests (below) in accordance with strict standard fire test methods used in the construction, transportation, and public utilities industries.

For questions about this testing, please contact Karen Carpenter at +1 210 522 3718.

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10 CFR 50 Fire Tests of Penetration Seals, Protective Envelope and Flexible Barriers  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
10 CFR 71 Package and Transportation of Radioactive Material  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
16 CFR, Part 1633 Standard for the Flammability (Open Flame) of Mattress Sets  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
16 CFR, Section 1500.45 Determining Extremely Flammable Contents of Self-Pressurized Containers (Similar to ASTM D 3065)  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
33 CFR/Part 154 Appendix A Guidelines for Detonation Flame Arresters  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
33 CFR/Part 154 Appendix B Standard Specification for Tank Vent Flame Arresters   Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
ABD 0031 Fire-Smoke-Toxicity (FST) Test Specification (Airbus Industries)  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
AC11 Sect. 5.3.5 and Sect. 5.4.5 Comparative Bond Test  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
AC11 Sect. 5.4 Freeze/Thaw Test  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
AC24 Sections 6.7, 6.9, 6.10, 6.11 Exterior Insulation and Finish System  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
AC59 Direct-applies Exterior Finish System  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
AITM 2.0007 Determination of the Specific Optical Smoke Density of Aircraft Interior materials  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
AITM 3.0005 Determination of Specific Gas Components of Smoke Generated by Aircraft Interior Materials  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ANI/MAERP Fire Tests of Protective Envelope Systems  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
API 16D Specification for control systems for drilling well control equipment and control systems for diverter equipment  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
API 607 Fire Test for Quarter-turn Valves and Valves Equipped with Nonmetallic Seats  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
API 6F Specifications for Fire Test for valves  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
ASTM C1166 Flame Propagation of Dense and Cellular Elastomeric Gaskets and Accessories  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM D1929 Ignition Properties of Plastics  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM D2015 Gross Calorific value of Coal and Coke by the Adiabatic Bomb Calorimeter  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM D2540 Drop-Weight Sensitivity of Liquid Monopropellants   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM D2859 Flammability of Finished Textile Floor Covering Materials  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ASTM D2863 Standard Test Method for Measuring the Minimum Oxygen Concentration to Support Candle-Like Combustion of Plastics (Oxygen Index)   Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ASTM D3014 Flame Height, Time of Burning, Mass Loss of Rigid Thermoset Cellular Plastics in a Vertical Position  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM D3065 Determining Extremely Flammable and Flammable Contents of Self-Pressurized Containers (Similar to 16 CFR, Section 1500.45)  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM D3675 ASTM Test for Surface Flammability of Materials Using a Radiant Energy Source  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM D5485 Standard Test Method for Determining the Corrosive Effect of Combustion Products Using the Cone Corrosimeter  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ASTM D568 Flammability of Flexible Plastics  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM D635 Rate of Burning and/or Extent and Time of Burning of Self-Supporting Plastics in a Horizontal Position  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ASTM E108 Fire Tests of Roof Coverings  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E119 Fire Tests of Building Construction and Materials  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E1232 Temperature Limit of Flammability of Chemicals  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM E1317 Flammability of Marine Surface Finishes  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E1321 Determining Material Ignition and Flame Spread Properties  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E1352 Cigarette Ignition Resistance of Mock-Up Upholstered Furniture Assemblies   Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ASTM E1353 Cigarette Ignition Resistance of Components of Upholstered Furniture   Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ASTM E1354 Heat and Visible Smoke Release Rates for Materials and Products Using an Oxygen Consumption Calorimeter (Cone Calorimeter)  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E136 Behavior of Materials in a Vertical Tube Furnace at 750°C (1382°F)  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ASTM E1529 Determining Effects of Large Hydrocarbon Pool Fires on Structural Members and Assemblies  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
ASTM E1537 Fire Testing of Upholstered Furniture   Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E1590 Fire Testing of Mattresses   Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E162 Surface Flammability of Materials Using a Radiant Heat Energy Source  Gene Horton  
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E1725 Fire Tests of Fire-Resistive Barrier Systems for Electrical System Components   Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
ASTM E1740 Determining the Heat Release Rate and Other Fire-Test-Response Characteristics of Wallcovering Composites Using a Cone Calorimeter   Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ASTM E1966 Fire-Resistive Joint Systems   Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
ASTM E1995 Measurement of Smoke Obscuration Using a Conical Radiant Source in a Single Closed Chamber, With the Test Specimen Oriented Horizontally   Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
ASTM E2010 Positive Pressure Fire Tests of Window Assemblies   Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
ASTM E2021 Standard Test Method for Hot-Surface Ignition Temperature of Dust Layers  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM E2074 Fire Tests of Door Assemblies  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
ASTM E2079 Limiting Oxygen (Oxidant) Concentration in Gases and Vapors  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM E2307 Perimeter Joint Test  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
ASTM E487 Constant-Temperature Stability of Chemical Materials   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM E648 Critical Radiant Flux of Floor Covering Systems Using a Radiant Heat Energy Source [NIST (NBS) Flooring Radiant Panel]  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E659 Standard Test Method for Autoignition Temperature of Liquid Chemicals  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM E662 Specific Optical Density of Smoke Generated by Solid Materials (Smoke Chamber)  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E680 Drop Weight Impact Sensitivity of Solid-Phase Hazardous Materials   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM E681 Concentration Limits of Flammability of Chemicals   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM E695-97 Method for Measuring Relative Resistance of Wall, Floor, and Roof Constructions to Impact Loading  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E771 Spontaneous Heating Tendency of Materials   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM E800 Gas Sampling Protocol  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E814 Fire Tests of Through Penetrations (Seals)  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM E84 Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ASTM E918 Standard Practice for Determining Limits of Flammability at Elevated Temperature and Pressure   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM E970 Critical Radiant Flux of Exposed Attic Floor Insulation Using a Radiant Heat Energy Source (Utilizes E 648 test apparatus-modified)  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ASTM F1173 Fire and Hydrostatic Tests of Composite Pipe. Similar to IMO A.753(18)  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
ASTM F1387 Specification for Performance of Piping and Tubing Mechanically Attached Fittings  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
ASTM F3059 Testing and performance requirements for fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) gratings used in marine construction and shipbuilding to ensure personnel safety  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
ASTM G125 Measuring Liquid and Solid Material Fire Limits in Gaseous Oxidants  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
Jason Huczek 
+1 210 522 3632
ASTM G72 Autogenous Ignition Temperature of Liquids and Solids in a High-Pressure Oxygen-Enriched Environment  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ASTM G74 Ignition Sensitivity of Materials to Gaseous Fluid Impact   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
Bellcore GR-63-CORE (NEBS) Network Equipment Building Services  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
BOEING BSS 7238 Smoke Test (Boeing)  Gene Horton
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
BOEING BSS 7239 Toxicity Test (Boeing)  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
BOEING BSS 7304 Determination of Surface Flammability of Materials Using a Radiant Energy Source 

Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971

BS 476 Part 20, 24 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E119  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
BS 7244 British Standard Specification for Flame Arresters for General Use  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
CA Technical Bulletin 106 Smoldering Cigarette Test for Mattress  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
CA Technical Bulletin 116 Cigarette Test of Upholstered Furniture  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
CA Technical Bulletin 117 Flame Retardance of Resilient Filling Materials Used in Upholstered Furniture  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
CA Technical Bulletin 121 Flame Retardance of Resilient Filling Materials Used in Upholstered Furniture  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
CA Technical Bulletin 129 Flammability Test for Mattresses for use in Public Buildings  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
CA Technical Bulletin 133 Flammability Test Procedure for Seating Furniture for Use in Public Occupancies  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
CA Technical Bulletin 603 Open-Flame Standard for Mattresses   Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
CA Technical Bulletin 604 Bed Clothing Open-Flame Standard  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
CAL – 19 California, State of, Title 19, Chapter 8, Articles 1-11  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
CAL – 19 California, State of, Title 19, Chapter 2, 1237.1  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
California Building Code Chapter 7A; CA SFM 12-7A-1 Materials and Construction Methods for Exterior Wildfire Exposure: Exterior Wall Siding and Sheathing  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
California Building Code Chapter 7A; CA SFM 12-7A-2 Materials and Construction Methods for Exterior Wildfire Exposure: Exterior Windows  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
California Building Code Chapter 7A; CA SFM 12-7A-3 Materials and Construction Methods for Exterior Wildfire Exposure: Horizontal Projection Underside (Soffit)  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
California Building Code Chapter 7A; CA SFM 12-7A-4 Materials and Construction Methods for Exterior Wildfire Exposure: Decking  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
California Building Code Chapter 7A; CA SFM 12-7A-5 Materials and Construction Methods for Exterior Wildfire Exposure: Ignition Resistant Material  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
Can/ULC S102 (Canada) Canadian Safety Standard 102.2, Equivalent or similar to ASTM E84  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
CGA C14 Procedures for Fire Testing of DOT Cylinders Pressure Relief Device Systems  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
CSA-Z343, Rev 12 Test Method for In-Line and Firebox Flame Arresters   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
DOC-FF-1-170 Equivalent or similar to ASTM D 2859  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
DoD (Various) Safety and Performance Tests for Qualification of Explosives and Explosives Hazards Classification   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
DOT 49 CFR 393.67 Liquid Fuel Tanks  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Drager Tubes Colorimetric Toxicity  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ECE R100 Annex 8E Battery Electric Vehicle Safety  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
ECE R34 Annex 5, “Testing of Fuel Tanks Made of Plastic Material”  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
EN 12874 Flame Arresters-Specifications, Operational Requirements and Test Procedures   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
EN 13501-1 Fire Classification of Construction Products Using Reaction to Fire Tests  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
EN 13823 Reaction to fire tests for building products, excluding floorings, exposed to the thermal attack by a single burning item (SBI)  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
EN ISO 11925-2 Ignitability of building products subjected to direct impingement of flame -- Part 2: Single-flame source test  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
EPA T0-15 Determination of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) by GC-MS  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
FAR Part 23.853 Vertical Bunsen Burner Test for Passenger and Crew Compartment Interiors  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
Fire Block Test of Seats National Standards for School Buses and School Bus Operations  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
FM 4880 Flammability Apparatus, Room Corner Test, 25 ft and 50 ft Corner Test  Jason Huczek 
+1 210 522 3632
FM 4910 Clean Room Tests  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
FM 4922 Flame/Smoke Exhaust Ducts  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
FM 4995 Commodity Classification of Idle Plastic Pallets  Jason Huczek 
+1 210 522 3632
FM 6061 FMRC Test Procedure for Flame Arresters for Storage Tank Vent Pipes, Class 6061   Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
FM 6930 Flammability Classification of Industrial Fluids  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
FMCSA 49CFR 393.67 (Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration) Safety Venting Test
Pressure Resistance
Leakage Test
Drop Test
Fill Pipe Test
Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
FMVSS 304 Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Fuel Container Integrity  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
FTIR Toxic Gas Analysis  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
FTS 191 Various Test Methods:​
5903: Vertical 12- or 60-second Flame Test for Fabrics
5906: Horizontal 12- or 60-second Flame Test for Fabrics
5908: 45º Angle 12- or 60-second Flame Test for Fabrics
Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
FTS 372 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E648  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
IEEE 1202 Flame Testing of Cables for Use in Cable Trays  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
IEEE 1717 Testing Circuit Integrity Cables using a Hydrocarbon Pool Fire Test Protocol  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
IEEE 1844 Procedure for Determining Circuit Integrity Performance of Fire Resistive Cables in Nuclear Facilities Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
IEEE 383 Wire/Cable Vertical Flame Test  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
IEEE 634 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E814  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
IMO A.653(18) Surface Flammability of Bulkhead, Ceiling, and Such Finish Materials  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
IMO A.753 (18) Guidelines for the Application of Plastic Pipes on Ships. Similar to ASTM F 1173  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
IMO FTP Code Part 1 Non-Combustibility Test  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
IMO FTP Code Part 2 Smoke and Toxicity Test  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
IMO FTP Code Part 3 (A.754(18)) Recommendation of Fire Resistance Tests for "A," "B," and "F" Class Divisions  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
IMO FTP Code Part 5 Test for Surface Flammability  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
IMO FTP Code Part 6 Test for Primary Deck  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
IMO FTP Code Part 7 Test for Vertically Supported Textiles and Films  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
IMO FTP Code Part 8 Test for Upholstered Furniture  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
IMO FTP Code Part 9 Test for Bedding Components  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
IMO Resolution MSC.40(64) Fire Restricting Materials (ISO 9705)  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
ISO 1182 Non-Combustibility of Materials  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ISO 14692-2 Petroleum and Natural gas industries Glass-Reinforcer Plastics Piping  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
ISO 15029 Determination of spray ignition characteristics of fire-resistant fluids  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ISO 15540 Ships and Marine Technology - Fire Resistance of Hose Assemblies  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
ISO 15541 Ships and Marine Technology - Fire Resistance of Hose Assemblies  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
ISO 1716 Heat of Combustion – Determination of the Calorific Value  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ISO 20823 Determination of the flammability characteristics of fluids in contact with hot surfaces -- Manifold ignition test  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
ISO 22899-1 Determination of the resistance to jet fires or passive fire protection materials  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
ISO 5659 Part 2 Optical Density Test  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ISO 5660 Rate of Heat Release from Building Products (Cone Calorimeter Method)  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
ISO 834 Fire Resistance Test  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
ISO 9239-1 Determination of Burning Behavior Using a Radiant Heat Source  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
ISO 9705 Room/Corner Test  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
MIL-STD-810, Method 511 Explosive Atmosphere   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
MIL-T-24708(SH) Quarter-Scale Tests  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
NES 711 Determination of Smoke Index of the Products of Combustion from Small Specimens of Materials  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
NES-713 Bunsen Burner Flame Test with Draeger Tube Toxicity Determinations  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
NFPA 130 Standard for Fixed Guideway Transit and Passenger Rail Systems: This standard specifies fire protection and life safety requirements for underground, surface, and elevated fixed guideway transit and passenger rail systems. Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
NFPA 251 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E119  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
NFPA 252 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E152 

Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718 

NFPA 253 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E648  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
NFPA 255 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E84  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
NFPA 256 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E108  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
NFPA 258 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E662 

Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971

NFPA 259 Potential Heat of Building Materials  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
NFPA 260 Cigarette Ignition Resistance of Components of Upholstered Furniture  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
NFPA 261 Resistance of Mock-Up Upholstered Furniture Material Assemblies to Ignition by Smoldering Cigarettes  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
NFPA 265 Equivalent or similar to UBC 8-2  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
NFPA 266 Test of Upholstered Furniture Exposed to Flaming Ignition Source  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
NFPA 267 Test of Mattresses and Bedding Assemblies Exposed to Flaming Ignition Source  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
NFPA 268 Radiant Panel Test Exterior Wall Systems  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
NFPA 271 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E1354  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
NFPA 275 Thermal Barrier Test, Similar to UBC 26-2  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
NFPA 285 Method of Test for the Evaluation of Flammability Characteristics of Exterior, Nonload-bearing Wall Assemblies Containing Combustible Components Using the Intermediate-Scale, Multistory Test Apparatus (ISMA)  Steve Uribe 
+1 210 522 3539
NFPA 286 Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Evaluating Contribution of Wall and Ceiling Interior Finish to Room Fire Growth  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
NFPA 290 Jet Fire  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
NFPA 30/30A Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
NFPA 37 Standard for the installation and use of stationary combustion engines and gas turbines  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
NFPA 415 Airport Terminal Buildings, Fueling Ramp Drainage, and Loading Walkways  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
NFPA 417 Fire Tests of Aircraft Loading Walkways  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
NFPA 58 Storage and Handling of Liquefied Petroleum Gases. Equivalent or similar to 49 CFR Section 179.105-4 and 179-105-7  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
NFPA 701/UL 214
Test 1/Test 2
Fire Tests for Flame-Resistant Textiles and Films: Large Scale and Small Scale  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
OTI 95/634 Jet Fire Test  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
SAE J1527 Marine Fuel Hose Fire Resistance Tests  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
SAE J1942 Hose and Hose Assemblies for Marine Applications  Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
SAE J2464 Electric and Hybrid Electric Rechargeable Energy Storage System (RESS) Safety and Abuse Testing  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
SBI - EN 13823 European Single Burning Item Test  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
School Bus Seat School Bus Seat Upholstered Fire Block Test  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
SMP 800-C Bombardier Toxicity Test  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
STD791C, Method 6052.1 High Temperature-High Pressure Spray Ignition Test  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
STD791C, Method 6053.1 Manifold Ignition Test  Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
SwRI 00-01 Fire Performance Evaluation of Fondue Pot Burners  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
SwRI 91-01 Small Scale Fire Test for Paper, Corrugated Board, and Thin Materials  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
SwRI 93-01 Fire, Hose Steam, Impact, Ballistic and Leakage Tests  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
SwRI 95-03 Testing Requirements for Multi-Hazard Aboveground Flammable Liquid/Fuel Storage Tanks  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
SwRI 97-02 Hydraulic Test of Automobile Fuel Tank  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
SwRI 99-01 Testing Requirements for Liquid Hydrocarbon Pool-Fire Testing of Aboveground Flammable Liquid/Fuel Storage Tanks (AST) and Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) Storage Tanks Containing Fuel  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
Jason Huczek 
+1 210 522 3632
UBC 17-3 See New Common Code UBC 26-2  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 17-5 See New Common Code UBC 26-3  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 17-6 See New Common Code UBC 26-4  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 26-2 Evaluation of Thermal Barriers (Formerly UBC 17-3)  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 26-3 Room Fire Test for Interior of Foam Plastic Systems (formerly UBC 17-5)  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 26-6 Ignition Properties of Plastics  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
UBC 26-7 Method of Test for Determining Classification of Approved Light-Transmitting Plastics 

Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457

UBC 26-9 Method of Test for the Evaluation of Flammability Characteristics of Exterior, Nonload-bearing Wall Assemblies Containing Combustible Components Using the Intermediate-Scale, Multistory Test Apparatus (ISMA)  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 42-1 See New Common Code UBC 8-1 

Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971

UBC 42-2 See New Common Code UBC 8-2  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 43-6 See New Common Code UBC 7-5  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 7-2 Fire Tests of Door Assemblies  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 7-5 Fire Tests of Through-Penetration Fire Stops (formerly UBC 43-6)  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UBC 8-1 Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials. Equivalent or similar to ASTM E84 (Formerly UBC 42-1)  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
UBC 8-2 Evaluating Room Fire Growth Contribution of Textile Wallcovering (Formerly UBC 42-2) 

Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718

UFC 79-7 Aboveground Storage Tanks  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
UL 10A and 10B Equivalent or similar to ASTM E152  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UL 1479 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E814  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UL 155 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E152  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
UL 162 Standard for Foam Equipment and Liquid Concentrates  Jason Huczek 
+1 210 522 3632
UL 1684 Reinforced Thermosetting Resin Conduit (RTRC) and Fittings  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
UL 1685 Vertical Tray or FT4 CL2  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UL 1685 Fire Tests for Data Cables  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UL 1709 Standard for Rapid Rise Fire Tests if Protection Materials for Structural Steel Equivalent or similar to UK-DOE Fire Curve, Mobil Fire Curve, and NPD Fire Curve 

Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469

UL 1715 Fire Test of Interior Finish Material  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UL 1975 Fire Test of Foamed Plastics Used for Decorative Purposes  Karen Carpenter
 +1 210 522 3718
UL 199 Automatic Sprinklers for Fire-Protection Service  Jason Huczek 
+1 210 522 3632
UL 2024 Standard for Test Method for Flame and Smoke Characteristics of Nonmetallic Raceway Used in Environmental Air-Handling Spaces  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
UL 2043 Fire Test for Heat and Visible Smoke Release for Discrete Product and their Accessories Installed in Air-Handling Spaces  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
UL 2080 Fire Resistant Tanks for Flammable and Combustible Liquids  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
UL 2085 Fire, Hose Stream, Impact, Ballistic and Leakage Tests. Equivalent or similar to UFC Appendix II-F, 79-7  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
UL 2218 Impact Resistance Test of Prepared Roofing  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
UL 2335 Fire Tests of Storage Pallets  Jason Huczek 
+1 210 522 3632
UL 525 Flame Arresters for Use on Vents of Storage Tanks for Petroleum Oil and Gasoline   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423
Jeremy McDonald 
+1 210 522 5469
UL 555 Fire Dampers and Ceiling Dampers  Bill Bendele 
+1 210 522 2728
UL 711 Standard for Rating and Fire Testing of Fire Extinguishers  Jason Huczek 
+1 210 522 3632
UL 72 Tests for Fire Resistance of Record Protection Equipment  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UL 723 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E84  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
UL 790 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E108  Natasha Albracht 
+1 210 522 3971
UL 9 Equivalent or similar to ASTM E163  Karen Carpenter 
+1 210 522 3718
UL 94 Standard Tests for Flammability of Plastic Materials for Parts in Devices and Appliances  Gene Horton 
+1 210 522 3457
UN Practices & Procedures Various HazMat Classification Procedures, Test Methods and Criteria, Transport of Dangerous Goods   Alexandra Joyce 
+1 210 522 6423

OTHER FIRE TESTS

We conduct a wide range of custom fire tests.