Large fire test hall, Trondheim

The test facility has got an extendable roof and is one of the biggest of its kind.The building is built especially for big fire tests and is equipped in a unique way. 


In RISE Fire Research's large fire test hall in Trondheim large scale fire tests are performed for Norwegian and international customers. The test hall measures 17 x 34,5 x 23 meter, has a large flexible ceiling and is one of the biggest fire test hall in the world.


In the test hall large scale tests of sprinklers-, water mist and gas extinguishing systems are performed and develeoped. In connection with the test hall we also perform jetfire- and cryogenic test for the offshore industry. This is tests where passive fire protection is tested against burning pressurized hydrocarbon and/or cryogenic leakages


Testbed name

Large fire test hall



Testbed category

Laboratory testbeds (LT)


Security and defence


Fire research


No region

Visiting address

Tillerbruvegen 202
7092 Tiller