After an earthquake, fire could spread faster if compartmentation walls fail. The EQUFIRE project studied the response to fire to improve design guidelines and standards.
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- Photos |Fire performance at the European Laboratory for Structural Assessment
- Photos |Testing flat slabs at the EU Laboratory for Structural Assessment
A commonly used structural system for buildings are flat slabs supported by column. The SlabSTRESS project tests real scale flat slab building under seismic and cyclic loadings.
- Photos |The nuclear reseach reactor ESSOR and the INE Complex
The ESSOR reactor was a heavy water moderated and cooled nuclear reactor. The INE Complex is a facility involved in the nuclear decommissioning of the JRC Ispra site.
- Photos |Alternatives to animal testing and chemical safety assessment
Animal testing has long been used to assess chemical safety, but the EU has been promoting the replacement, reduction, and refining of animal testing for many years.