According to a News Agency, Mr. Mohammad Shekarchizadeh stating that in recent years, demand for housing and new buildings has been steadily increasing in the country said in National Conference on Protection of Buildings & Transportation Systems Against Fire: thus, the volume of construction and consequently the production, imports and building materials consumption also has been highly increased.
He referring to holding the Conference on Protection of Buildings & Transportation Systems Against Fire added: this center is active in four fields of education, research, issuing the standards of building national regulations’ issues and issuing the technical certifications that two later tools are very effective in quality development of construction.
He stating that there is a concern that in the recent years, the quality of building materials has been abandoned and consequently the construction quality also has been diminished continued: this can make various difficulties such as decreasing the safety, over expected energy usage, decreasing the building materials durability and etc. for this reason, the construction technical certifications that include preparing necessary technical report and information to adjust the production or desired construction system with requirements of construction regulations and procedures for building materials will be issued that it leads to improve the quality of these items.
Mr. Shekarchizadeh stating that all building materials are included in inclusion scope of technical certification declared: but in the meantime, it will be attended more on construction incendiary and flammable materials that they make to increase the speed of fire in the construction.
The Tehran University faculty member stating that being of Fire Research Laboratory in the Road, Housing & Urban Development Research Center that it also has a credible station in the Middle East level and it has provided the possibility of issuing the technical certifications about being flameproof of building materials said: the new draft of third issue of construction national regulations that it’s about deal with fire in the construction, provided in this conference and its final point will be exposed of experts’ criticism.
He showed a hope that the fire laboratory of the Road, Housing & Urban Development Research Center will develop by contribution of private sector and will have more modern facilities.