The Testing pole provides you with a complete set of fire testing methods; to characterize the reaction to fire of you materials and assemblies.

  • For European Railway, Fire testing according to EN 45545-2, including annexes A & B for seat
  • For French Railway Fire testing according to NF F 16 101/102 and 201
  • For American Railway Fire testing according to NFPA 130 , including ASTM E 162 radiant panel
  • For Aircraft, Fire testing according to FAR 25.853 + annex F
  • For Shipping, Fire testing according to 2012 FTP codes, including EN ISO 5658-2 radiant panel
  • For Building, Fire testing according to Euroclasses, including EN 13823 SBI fire test ( CREPIM= NB 2137)
  • For cars industry, Fire testing according to NF ISO 3795/ FMVSS 302
  • For E&E equipments, Fire testing according to NF EN 60695-2-12, UL94
  • More 50 fire test method available for seats, upholstery...

We have set up different levels of offers to fit with you request of fair price, lead time and quality. Feel free to contact us for any demand. We follow the fire test evolution via the French mirror group linked to TC 127 – building and TC256 - railways

The CE marking- Construction Product Regulation –and Certification pole, to lead you on the CE marking route for you construction products

  • COFRAC accreditation ISO CEI 17065 (Accreditation 5-0571, Scope on www.cofrac.fr)
  • Notified Body N°2137
  • Impartiality, confidentiality, independence
  • Highly skilled team of worldwide specialists
  • A single project leader to pass all the certification steps

Our service is completely integrated, with a sole contact point, which makes the procedure easy to handle form your side.

The Development pole – it is our original activity – to support you in the development of FR formulas:

  • Formulation of materials and products to meet fire test requirements and codes
  • Development and benchmark of flame retardant solutions taking into account REACH and ROHS regulations and the end of life management of the product in order to be in line with the potential “second life” of material.
  • Assistance funding (Gvt Tax refund program "CIR")

Focus on FR resins development, Thermoplastic or thermoset, mainly based on all technologies, featuring intumescence

The Training pole to upgrade you skill regarding

  • Fireproofing chemistry and strategies - Flame retardant systems
  • Fire testing method and standardisation
  • Fire regulation
  • Control laws relating to the triptych [material-material reaction to fire]

More than 20 training sessions focused on fire: feel free to tease us for any request and become fire expert

Key player at the European level, CREPIM develops, guaranties and qualifies the fire performances of materials and assemblies

CREPIM: fire test expert

CREPIM is one of the major European Laboratories for development and the approval of materials covered by fire regulations. CREPIM (i) develops, (ii)tests and (iii) certifies the fire performances of materials and assemblies for all concerned areas featuring the mass transportation sectors (railways, aircrafts and boats), in the building, electrical, and textile sectors. This activity is carried out in an Environmentally-Friendly way taking into account the end-of-life product.

Market is reactive, you should be reactive, CREPIM is reactive

Our organisation features four poles: (i) Development and (ii) testing pole, (iii) CE marking- Construction Product Regulation –and Certification pole and (iv) training pole, all focus on fire chemistry and testing . The whole team includes 20 people, featuring chemists for a large part (Msc, doctors and senior scientists)

The Development pole – it is our original activity – to support you in the development of FR formulas:


Focus on FR resins development, Thermoplastic or thermoset, mainly based on all technologies, featuring intumescence

The Testing pole provides you with a complete set of fire testing methods; to characterize the reaction to fire of you materials and assemblies. Ours teams are fully skilled, trained and recognized to deliver you a direct access to market:


The Training pole to upgrade you skill regarding


The CE marking- Construction Product Regulation –and Certification pole, to lead you on the CE marking route for you construction products



CREPIM: worldwide fire test and fire expertise

CREPIM: an organization focused on flexibility and technical knowledge



This offer, which covers the whole chain from upstream to downstream, is unique in Europe. The board of CREPIM, which gathers academic, institutional and private own partners settle a base on which CREPIM’s teams can drain scientific knowledge to turn over upper edges services towards customers. Contracts with partners feature a large array of collaboration types, from spot testing and consulting, up to technological development and long term study.

News

Merry Christmas and happy new years for 2017

Monday 19 december 2016

CREPIM’s teams wish you a merry Christmas, with lots of peace and harmony, and we hope that the switch towards 2017 will turn over you lots of happiness.

 

Please note that CREPIM will be closed from the 26 th to 30 th of December 2016. However, a hotline remains open @ +33 685 41 50 33 or franck.poutch@crepim.fr  for any request.

We are looking forward to hearing from you soon.

With warm regards from France

CREPIM aircraft: NADCAP accreditation confirmed

Monday 19 december 2016

CREPIM just got its NADCAP accreditation,.

We congratulate our testing pople for this succes, which stands as a new step ahead to shorter the time to market  to aircraft business.

CREPIM os now fully integrated on the fire test below :

-Allumability test – 60 s with a vertical burner –                 Part I (b)(4), AITM 2.0002B,BSS 7230 F1

-Allumability test – 12 s with a vertical burner –                 Part I (b)(4), AITM 2.0002A, BSS 7230 F2

-Propagation test  – Speed < 64 mm/min (2,5 inches/min), Part I (b)(5), AITM 2.0003 A, BSS 7230 F3

Propagation test  – Speed < 102 mm/min (4 inches/min), Part I (b)(5)  AITM 2.0003 A, BSS 7230 F4

-Allumability test – 30 s with a burner at 45°, Part I (b)(6), AITM 2.0004, BSS 7230 F5

-Allumability test - 30 s with a burner at 60°, Part I (b)(7)               , AITM 2.0005, BSS 7230 F6

-Smoke opacity  Part V, AITM 2.0007 A,  AITM 2.0007 B,  AITM 2.0008, BSS 7238

-Smoke toxicity, AITM 3.0005, BSS 7239

-Heat release, Part IV, AITM 2.0006, BSS 7322

Feel free to tease su for any request via contact@crepim.fr

CREPIM is now recognized by SWS

Thursday 15 december 2016

 

CREPIM is now recognised as an approval supplier to SWS Certification Service Ltd for fire testing. There is a new step ahead to help our customer to diversify their product towards aircraft business. It is our duty to help you and feel free to tease us for any enquiries regarding R&D, or fire tests.

Fermer

CREPIM is now an approval supplier by SWS

SWS are an EASA Part 21J approved design organization and a world-class strategic partner for organizations in the aircraft interiors industry all over the world requiring airworthiness approvals support.

CREPIM @ RAILWAY INTERIORS EXPO 2017

CREPIM WILL BE REPRESENTED AT THE RAILWAY INTERIORS EXPO? FROM 15 TH TO 16 TH OF NOVEMBER 2017 – PRAGUE

CREPIM @ CARNOT RENDEZ-VOUS-OCTOBER 2017 PARIS

CREPIM WILL TAKE AN ACTIVE PARTICIPATION TO THE CARNOT RENDEZ-VOUS? FROM 18 TH TO 19 TH OF OCTOBER 20176 PARIS

CREPIM READY TO GO FOR R118 FOR Bus

CREPIM is fully integrated to deliver your company with official test report aligned with JOUE R118 for bus, including vertical radiant panel EN ISO 5658