December 21, 2017
UL representatives Dwayne Sloan, BLST PDE Director; Chris Miles, Business Development Manager, Europe; and Sean DeCrane, Manager - Groups, Associations and Organizations, attended the 2017 ift Rosenheim International Fire Days Forum in Rosenheim, Germany. The forum was well attended, with approximately 300 attendees.
Left to right - Dwayne Sloan, BLST PDE Director; Sean DeCrane, Manager - Groups, Associations and Organizations.
Chris continued his work overseeing the construction of the new UL Fire Resistance Test Laboratory and fostering the relationship between UL and ift. Dwayne and Sean both delivered well received presentations to the attendees. In a timely presentation, Dwayne presented on the various test standards related to exterior wall fire testing that are applicable worldwide. Sean presented an update on the North American approach to Tall Timber Buildings, including results of current testing efforts through the NFPA and ICC committee work. Representatives from UL and ift Rosenheim agreed on the benefit of our continuing collaboration in the European market.
For additional information or questions contact Sean DeCrane at: [email protected]