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  • Article - 16 Apr 2004
    Tall commercial office buildings present a series of design problems that differ from those that are found in other projects in the built environment.
  • Article - 16 Apr 2004
    When triggered, inert gas fire extinguishing systems rapidly displace approximately 50% of the air in the protected space by inert gas, so extinguishing the fire. Topic.
  • Article - 16 Apr 2004
    The fire safety requirements given in Schedule 1 of the Building Regulations and the statutory guidance in Approved Document - Part B may not be a practical solution when designing large and complex...
  • Article - 16 Apr 2004
    The new Regulatory Reform ( Fire Safety ) Order 2004 is anticipated to come into effect in January 2005, and will require all premises, with the exception of single private dwellings, to be assessed...
  • Article - 27 Feb 2004
    Concern is expressed in the lack of understanding of the critical role played by volume solids in the performance of intumescent coatings. Technical Brief.
  • Article - 19 Jan 2004
    The results and recommendations of research into the behaviour of complete buildings in fire are given, including studies of actual buildings following real fires, full-scale fire tests as well as...
  • Article - 19 Jan 2004
    Structural hollow sections (SHS) offer a number of structural and architectural advantages over open section profiles.
  • Article - 28 Nov 2003
    It is proposed that more spacious flats could be built than those complying with the recommendations of the Building Regulations Approved Document B if the presence of fire safety devices were...
  • Article - 27 Oct 2003
    This Chapter gives guidance on meeting the Technical Requirements and recommendations for integral, attached and detached garages. Standard.
  • Article - 10 Oct 2003
    "Standard fire tests have shown that structural members which are not fully exposed to fire can exhibit substantial levels of fire resistance without applied protection. Methods have been developed...