Global Research Update: High Challenge Storage Protection

Published on June 27, 2012

June 27, 2012
Paris, France

Keynote Presentation – Emerging Challenges in Storage Protection (PDF, 2 MB)
Jan Lagerblad, IKEA Services AB, Sweden 

An incident study - Fire and explosions at an aerosol warehouse (PDF, 1 MB)
Graham Atkinson, Health and Safety Laboratories, UK 

Protection issues pertaining to large storage of new and used lithium based batteries (PDF, 2 MB)
Guy Marlair, INERIS, France;  Diego Lisbona, HSL 

Flammable and Combustible Liquids Storage Challenges (PDF, 466 KB)
Christopher Wieczorek, FM Global USA

High Challenge Warehouse Fire Protection Strategies: Flammable and Combustible Liquids in Ordinary, Non-listed, Nonmetallic Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBCs) (PDF, 980 KB)
David Nugent, Valspar, USA 

Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (PDF, 7 MB)
Fabio Salgado Martín, Inditex, Spain

Evaluating Fire Protection for Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems (PDF, 2 MB)
Benjamin Ditch, FM Global, USA 

Large-scale Fire Sprinkler Tests with the AutoStore© Compact Storage System (PDF, 1 MB)
Magnus Arvidson, Henry Persson and Maria Hjohlman, SP Technical Research Institute of Sweden 

High Volume Low Speed (HVLS) Fans and Sprinkler Performance (PDF, 6 MB)
Garner Palenske, AON Fire Protection Engineering, USA 

Emerging Pallet Materials and their Impact on Fire Protection of Storage (PDF, 3 MB)
Kerry Bell, Underwriters Laboratories, USA