University of Waterloo Fire Research Group
The University of Waterloo Fire Research Group is internationally respected for its excellence in fire research and fire education.
As such, we build effective partnerships with other universities, fire safety professionals, fire-safety related industries, and organizations.
We provide education and research for:
- professionals in the fire safety related industries and organizations
- undergraduate and postgraduate students
- municipal fire communities
- military personnel
Through these partnerships and collaborations, the Fire Research Group is advancing fire safety through fire-related research and testing.
Advanced fire research facility available
We welcome booking requests from outside companies or research centres interested in research related to any aspect of fire performance, testing and development. Our large cross-flow test area is also suited to a variety of other wind driven experiments, refer to the Wind Energy Research Group for studies example.
Visit our research areas page for more information about ongoing, and recently completed, areas of research activity.
To learn more about potential research opportunities or to book any of the resources of the University of Waterloo Fire Research Facility please contact us.