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Successful 7 VdS online conferences at the end of the year and outlook for 202210.12.2021

Successful 7 VdS online conferences at the end of the year and outlook for 2022

On 8 and 9 December 2021, seven specialist conferences of the VdS Training Centre were streamed live - with 64 lectures, hundreds of participants and the best feedback.

New VdS support for safe water extinguishing components02.12.2021

First VdS-Guidelines for reliable foot valves, updates for deluge valve stations – precise and specific loss prevention on compact 18 / 15 pages.

International VdS-conference “Fire Extinguishing systems” can be booked as livestream29.11.2021

On 8th and 9th December 2021 the international expert conference “Fire Extinguishing Systems” will take place online. - The originally planned face-to-face event VdS-FireSafety Cologne including the big trade fair has been cancelled due to COVID19-pandemic.

VdS and UL: Mutual acceptance agreement08.11.2021

Further deepening of relationship between European and US market leader enables manufacturers of safety systems high-speed and cost-reduced access to EU and UK markets.

VdS-Approval for Self-Test Devices03.11.2021

Components of Fire Detection Technology are increasingly able to in parts autonomously monitor their performance data or individual functions. VdS now supports manufacturers in having self-test devices objectively and reliably tested.

New VdS info pages on CE and DIBt procedures01.10.2021

Everything relevant about CE Marking and German Construction Products Technical Approval (by DIBt) on new VdS webpages – background knowledge on legal requirements, procedure, etc.

Compact Guidelines VdS 2100 for dependable pipe connection elements and fittings renewed; comprehensively supplemented with findings for reliable production with regard to leak tightness and stress crack resistance, as well as other aspects.02.06.2021

New Guidelines for reliable sprinkler pipe connections

VdS-FireSafety Cologne 202108.04.2021

No-risk booking for exhibitors

Support for producers and users, available for free:06.04.2021

Updated Guidelines for safe control and indicating equipment

Important knowledge available for free:04.03.2021

Assistance for reliable control and delay devices