Testing and Standards

iCO Products is ISO9001 accredited for the design, manufacture and supply of water mist fire suppression systems.

iCO has been independently tested by Exova Warrington Fire, a UKAS accredited laboratory and meets the performance requirements of BS:8458 Residential Water Mist Standards and against performance fire tests of BS:9252 Sprinkler Standards.

Patents granted: United Kingdom, USA, Australia, Europe

Patents pending: UAE

BS 8458:2015

This standard covers watermist fire suppression systems for use in domestic and residential properties. Installation and design of the system is covered in the standard while giving guidance on how watermist should be utilised during the whole fire strategy.

BS 9252:2011

BS 9252:2011 sets out a list of testing criteria that is strictly for traditional sprinklers. The iCO systems has been tested against this to show it is equal to, or enhanced, over traditional sprinklers.

BS 9991:2015

This standard covers design freedoms and provides guidance on real practical solutions where certain conventions laid out in other standards may be too restrictive due to the nature of some buildings which have design and legislation irregularities.