The Hong Kong Institution of Engineers – Fire Division

Date & Time

08 Jun 2024    
08:00 - 17:00



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Programme Highlights

Research Engineering Development Façade Consultants Limited (RED) was founded in 1996 and was the first laboratory in Hong Kong dedicated to independent quality assurance and testing services for curtain wall and fire resistance systems as well as fire proofing materials in building construction. For over twenty years, RED has provided specialist third-party consulting and testing services to architects, developers and manufacturers across a wide portfolio. RED are among the foremost consultants in the region for full scale curtain wall and fire resistance testings and it is accredited under HOKLAS as a fire and facade testing laboratory since 1997. 

In 2014, RED was inducted as an associate member of the European Group of Organizations for Fire Testing, Inspection and Certification (EGOLF) and is the first fire testing laboratory which is credited as an associate member of EGOLF in the Far East Asia Region. Since it was established in 1988, EGOLF has contributed widely to both improving the level of personal fire safety and minimizing the losses and damage caused by fire in the environment through the quality service among its members. With few national fire groups in Asia concerning the development of harmonized test methods or standardizing testing quality, RED believes that EGOLF provides a platform for laboratories in the region to improve their quality of service and to promote research and development in fire testing. In this visit, RED will present the essentials of fire tests, with a demo fire test on a glazed system.


Successful applicants are required to prepare an amount of around RMB$100 each if he/ she will participate the lunch activities with event organizer members.

Registration & Enquiries

The technical visit is free of charge and prior registration is required.  For HKIE members, please register below.  The organizers reserve the right to decline their application if no membership no. is submitted.

Valid travel documents for entering Shenzhen will be required.

Applications will be accepted on a first-come-first-serve basis.  Successful registration will be notified individually.  The deadline of application is 24 May 2024.

The Point of Assembly:  深圳福田口岸 Exit 1  [位於港鐵東鐵綫落馬洲支線管制站對面] at 08:00 dated 8 June 2024. 

For enquiry, please contact Ir KV Vong at 94620840 HKIE FD or Anthony Pau at 97384800 of CIBSE  via Whatsapp message.


HKIE Fire Division

Chartered Institution of Building Services
Engineers, Hong Kong Region (CIBSE)

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