Applus+ Laboratories takes part in 7th Road-Tunnel Symposium in Barcelona

12/02/2019

    This event, held every four years, brings together tunnel experts to discuss key topics of interest such as emergency management, energy efficiency and all the latest in tunnel technology.

    • Start date: 12/02/2019
    • End date: 14/02/2019
    • City: Barcelona
    • Country: Spain
     
    This January, Spain’s national highways agency (Asociación Nacional de Carreteras) organised the seventh road-tunnel symposium in Barcelona. Applus+ Laboratories, a member of the agency’s board, had its own stand at the symposium, which is Spain’s leading event in this field. Applus+ showcased the services of its fire laboratory in Asturias (Applus+ TST), which specialises in full-scale tunnel fire tests.
    The Applus+ TST technological centre boasts the only testing tunnel of its kind in Europe, carrying out tests on ventilation and smoke-extraction systems as well as providing specialist training for firefighters and other emergency-service teams.
    Applus+ also offers a wide range of testing and certification services to manufacturers of construction and fire-protection products: