European Commission
A EUROPEAN PROJECT SUPPORTED THROUGH
THE SEVENTH FRAMEWORK PROGRAMME
FOR RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGICAL DEVELOPMENT
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FIRECOMP PROJECT

Modelling the thermo-mechanical behaviour of high pressure vessels, made of composite materials when exposed to fire conditions

State of the art in using composite material for transport of high pressure gas.

 

Hydrogen is expected to be highly valuable energy carrier for the 21st century. To exploit its benefits at large scale, further research and technological developments are required. In particular, the performance of the storage of hydrogen under high pressure must be assessed. Keeping the integrity of composite pressure vessels in case of fire is necessary to protect people, infrastructure and the environment.

More efficient protection strategies are then required to increase societal acceptance and consolidate the hydrogen energy business.

 

Final webinars

FIRECOMP Public Webinars are organised on Thursday, 12th of May 2016, 09:00-12:30

See more information here

Events
25 January 2017

FIRECOMP at Programme Review Days 2016

The FIRECOMP project has been presented at the FCH JU Programme Review Days 2016 by Mrs. BĂ©atrice Fuster, as the project coordinator.More


01 April 2016

Project Final event on May 11, 2016

The project partners will share the project conclusions during the final meeting. The event will take place on 11 May 2016 in Air Liquide headquarters.More


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Brochure

FireComp presentation brochure is now available for reading and printing