Seminar Papers

Seminars 2017

UK Water Mist Seminar 2017 - Joint Event with FIA and bafsa

Are Brandt, SP Norway: How does Water Mist work?
Ian Gough, bafsa, UK: Non-Compliant Systems - Could we become Victims of our own Success?
Gary Howe, Zurich Insurance, UK: Water Mist for Waste to Energy Bio Mass Plants
Louise Jackman, BRE, UK: Test and Approval Components - Watermist Nozzles 
Rüdiger Kopp, Fogtec, Germany: Compensation of Missing Fire Partition in Health Care Buildings by High Pressure Water Mist 
Tim Nichols, Tyco, UK: Application of BS8489 to the Protection of Generator Enclosures
Dean Reeve, VID Fire-Kill, UK: A UK Low Pressure Watermist Case Study 
John Sinclair, Compco, UK: Installation and Maintenance Requirements for Water Mist Systems 
Bob Whitelely, Tyco, UK: The Requirements of BS8489-1 Watermist Fire System Standard and how to demonstrate Compliance

Speakers are listed in alphabetical order. To read the presentations please click on the speakers' surnames (available after 22nd March 2017). To be put in touch with the authors, please contact the IWMA office in Hamburg!
Seminars 2016

UK Water Mist Seminar 2016 - Joint Event with FIA and bafsa

Mark Davies, Ultra Fog, UK: Can we use Knowledge and Experience from other Sectors to prove Water Mist's Suitability for Land Applications?
Gary Howe, Zurich Insurance, UK: The Complexity and Challenge of using Water Mist Systems as an Alternative to Sprinklers for complete Protection of Buildings
Louise Jackman, BRE, UK: British Standard 8458 - Residential Water Mist Standard
Rüdiger Kopp, Fogtec, Germany: Maintenance Requirements for Water Mist Systems
Erling Mengshoel, Prevent Systems, Norway: How does Water Mist work?
Tim Nichols, Tyco, UK: Water Mist Systems for the Protection of Industrial Oil Cookers
Ruth Oliver, bafsa, UK: BAFSA, Qualifications, Training, Development and Partnerships
Alex Palle, VID Fire-Kill, Denmark: International Water Mist Standards
Dean Reeve, VID Fire-Kill, UK: A UK Case Study
Paul Savage, Assured Fire & Security, UK: The Alton Towers Project
Bob Whiteley, Tyco, UK: Water Mist Fire Protection in 2016 // British Standard 8489

Speakers are listed in alphabetical order. To read the presentations please click on the speakers' surnames. For Bob Whiteley's presentations please click on the title of the presentations you would like to read! To be put in touch with the authors, please contact the IWMA office in Hamburg!
Seminars 2015

IWMA Seminar in Lund (Sweden) on 12th March 2015


Magnus Arvidson, SP Fire Research Sweden: Practical Experience from actual Water Mist Installation
Magnus Arvidson, SP Fire Research Sweden: The Swedish Pioneers of modern Water Mist Technology 
Jasper Ho, Lund University (Sweden): The Effect of Water Mist Systems on a controlled Fire (Student/Master Thesis) 
Bjarne Husted, Lund University (Sweden): Water Mist Simulations in the Marine Sector
Leif Lindgren, Dafo AB (Sweden): Systems in Practice - SEM-SAFE (R)
Daniel Martin, Lund University (Sweden): The Use of Water Mist Curtain as a Radiation Shield (Student/Master Thesis) 
Ann Micheli, Ultra Fog (Sweden): Systems in Practice - Sahlgrenska Hospital
Alex Palle, VID Fire-Kill (Denmark): Approvals and Applications
Diep Ngoc Phan, Novenco (Denmark): Examples of Water Mist Solutions with Diesel driven, double powered and Nitrogen driven System for Glazing Protection
Ragnar Wighus, SP Fire Research Norway: Laboratory Tests and extended Applications of Test Results

IWMA Seminar in Munich (Germany) on 24th November 2015

Christian Doll, Underwriters Laboratories, Frankreich: UL Zertifizierungsprozesse – Schritte und Hinweise
Michael Klinger, IFAB, Deutschland: Löschmittel Wassernebel – Funktion und Wirkungsweise, Konsequenzen für Auslegung und Planung
Stefan Kratzmeir, VdS, Deutschland: Konzept der VdS Anerkennung und Abnahme durch die technische Prüfstelle des VdS
Stefan Kratzmeir, VdS, Deutschland: Konzept und Struktur der VdS 3188
Philipp Kraucher, Global Risk Consultants: Wassernebel in der Schadenverhütung
Matthias Müller, Siemens, Schweiz: Linthal 2015 – ein Jahrhundertprojekt
Carsten Palle, VID Fire-Kill, Dänemark: Was ist das Besondere an Wassernebel? Worin besteht der Unterschied zu anderen Wasserlöschmethoden?
Carsten Palle, VID Fire-Kill, Dänemark: Niedrigdruck-Wassernebel – ein Anwendungsbeispiel
Peter Wolff, Fogtec Brandschutz, Deutschland: Schutz von Druckmaschinen mit Hochdruck-Wassernebel – von der Risikobewertung über die Nachweisführung bis zur Konzeptumsetzung

(presentations in German only! except the two presentations by Carsten Palle)

Speakers are listed in alphabetical order. To read the presentations, please click on the speakers' surnames! To be put in touch with the authors, please contact the IWMA office in Hamburg!

 

 

Seminars 2014

IWMA Half-Day Seminar in Dubai (UAE) on 19th February 2014 (during Intersec)



Rashid Haddadi, Danfoss Semco, Denmark: Protection of outdoor Transformers with high-pressure Water Mist
Rüdiger Kopp, Fogtec, Germany: State of the art Cable Tunnel Protection with high-pressure Water Mist
Alex Palle, VID Fire-Kill, Denmark: Water Mist – State of the Art Technology
Alex Palle, VID Fire-Kill, Denmark: Water Mist Applications & Approvals
Marco Pesaola, Eusebi Impianti, Italy: New Water Mist Solutions according to Annex B of CEN 14972 – “Guidelines for developing Fire Test Procedures for Water Mist Systems”
Mohamed Hamdy Sorour, Deutschland Technology, Egypt: Challenges in Mega Projects

Speakers are listed in alphabetical order. To read the presentations, please click on the speakers' surnames! To be put in touch with the authors, please contact the IWMA office in Hamburg!
Seminars 2013

IWMA Seminar in Hvidovre (Denmark) on 7th May 2013  

Torben Guldbæk Jensen, Dtek A/S, Denmark: Experience with Water Mist obtained for Building Protection – by a Design and Construction Company which has installed several Water Mist Systems 
Daniel Maria, Codan Forsekring A/S (RSA Group), Sweden: Water Mist Fire Protection from an Insurance’s Point of View
Lasse Laustsen (Danfoss Semco) & Preben Christensen (L&H Rørbyg), Denmark: Case Study: High pressure Water Mist Systems in commercial and public Buildings 
Finn Massesson, DBI, Denmark: DBI Guidelines 254 / Part 1: Design, Installation, Maintenance
Finn Massesson, DBI, Denmark: DBI Guidelines 254 / Part 2: Classification Tests
Alex Palle, VID Fire-Kill, Denmark: An Overview of the different Test Protocols accepted in the new Danish Guideline
Martin Pauner, DBI, Denmark: Examples of Classification Tests in Practice
Kenneth Steenburg Jaquet, Søren Jensen A/S, Denmark: Protection of Buildings with Water Mist – Safety Levels better or equal to Sprinkler Protection? Considerations by a Fire Consultant

(presentations in Danish only!)

 

IWMA Seminar in Pierrefitte-sur-Seine / Paris (France) on 14th April 2013   

Jean-Luc Bichet, Ministère de la Culture & Stéphane Couquard, Fogtec, France: Etude de cas – Archives Nationales équipées d’un System Brouillard d’Eau Fogtec (to obtain Mr. Bichet's presentation please contact IWMA!)
Elizabeth Blanchard, CSTB, France: Campagnes de Tests et Projets de Récherche menés par le CSTB sur la Thématique du Brouillard d’Eau (to obtain this presentation, please contact IWMA!)
Pascal Boulet, Université de Lorraine (LEMTA UMR CNRS 7563), France: Rideaux d’Eau et Brouillard d’Eau – Principes de la Technologie et Récherches en cours
Pierre Breillout, Marioss France SAS: Etude de Cas – Maison de Radio France: premier IGH français équipé de Hi-Fog ®
Arnaud Breton, CNPP, France: Etude expérimentale et numérique de l’Extinction de Feux d’Hydrocarbures par Brouillard d’Eau
Philippe Charlot, Siemans SAS: Etude de Cas – Application specific sur “Bac de Trempe” par Brouillard d’Eau, Sinorix H20 jet
Ann Micheli, UltraFog, Sweden: Etude de Cas – Protection des Transformateurs ouverts et Turbines à Gaz – avec une Utilisation minimale d’Eau
Ronan Poilverd, BSPP, France: Le Point de Vue des Sapeurs-Pompiers sur les Systèmes de Lutte contre l’Incendie par Brouillard d’Eau

(presentations in French only!)

 

IWMA Half-Day Seminar in Dubai (UAE) on 15th January 2013 (during Intersec) 

Rüdiger Kopp, Fogtec, Germany: Water Mist System Recognition in the Middle East Region
Luciano Nigro, Marioff Italy: Water Mist Fire Protection – the most innovative Fire-Fighting Technology available nowadays – Introduction & General Description, international Standardization, Testing & Approvals
Luciano Nigro, Marioff Italy: Performance based Fire Protection with Water Mist – the Applications to industrial Hazards, high rise Buildings and other Areas of Interest
Mats Norling, UltraFog, Sweden: Developing an anti-ligature Nozzle for Prisons and Institutions and how to test the Function of an automatic Sprinkler Nozzle
Alex Palle, VID Fire-Kill, Denmark: How does Water Mist fight Fires & how can it be applied in real Life?
Marco Pesaola (Stand-in: Massimo Ferretti), Eusebi Impianti, Italy: Complete Fire Protection with EI-Mist of a 540 m tall Tower

 

Speakers are listes in alphabetical order! To read the presentations, please click on the speakers' surnames! To be put in touch with the authors, please contact the IWMA office in Hamburg!