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​FIRA-CMA’s capabilities grow in the Far East





FIRA International's testing facility in Hong Kong has been bolstered by an accreditation to test storage furniture, specifically the performance of cabinets to BS 4875-7: 2006 and ISO 7170: 2005.

Phil Reynolds, General Manager at FIRA International said “Broadening the scope of testing solutions offered by FIRA-CMA brings wider benefits to UK retailers, importers and specifiers with business interests in the Far East. Utilising the local Hong Kong lab saves time and costs in shipping products over to the UK for testing. Furthermore the accreditation across FIRA-CMA’s services enables the team to test to key British and International standards including flammability, stability, durability and safety.”

The full range of FIRA-CMA testing capabilities now comprise:

Beds

  • Bunk bed and high bed, safety and performance tests
  • Bunk bed, measurement of gaps
  • Domestic bed and mattress, safety tests

Seating

  • Domestic seating, safety and performance tests, stability tests
  • Non-domestic seating, safety and performance tests
  • Outdoor seating, safety tests

Table and desk

  • Domestic table, safety and performance tests
  • Non-domestic table, safety and performance tests
  • Outdoor table, safety tests
  • Office desks and table, safety tests

Storage unit

  • Cabinet, performance tests

For further information please email:
Wilson Wong, Technical Manager at FIRA CMA on wilsonwong@fira-cma.com or info@fira-cma.com, visit www.fira-cma.com/eng or call (852) 2690 8218 / (852) 2698 8198.