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  • Article - 9 May 2003
    Presents three short articles dealing with the problem of fire in educational premises - 1) Moore J, States that despite escalating fire losses and growing support for sprinklers, few systems are...
  • Article - 9 May 2003
    Reports that College Building at London's City University, is still being refurbished after being devastated by a fire in May 2001. Abstract.
  • Article - 9 May 2003
    Reports the chief points made by contributors to a one-day forum on December 2001, on the future of fire safety in buildings, including discussions on how fire protection of tall buildings can be...
  • Article - 9 May 2003
    Explains why emergency exit signs should be carefully specified and explains the most important criteria that have to be met to satisfy the latest legislation. Abstract.
  • Article - 9 May 2003
    Reviews some of the basic commissioning principles used for fire alarm system initiation devices, specifically the commissioning of addressable manual pull stations and smoke, heat, flame,...
  • Article - 9 May 2003
    Four short articles focusing on halon and its replacement - 1) Dale B, Explains the issues surrounding the decommissioning of halon, 2) James A, Provides advice on specifying a halon replacement...
  • Article - 9 May 2003
    Presents two short articles focusing on fire protection for financial institutions. Topic.
  • Article - 9 May 2003
    Points out that when any fire extinguishing agent is discharged into an enclosure the additional gas and the rate at which it is injected will increase the pressure within the enclosure relative to...
  • Article - 8 May 2003
    Discusses the main factors that impact on the effectiveness of full-scale sprinklered fire tests applicable to the protection of stored commodities. Abstract.
  • Article - 8 May 2003
    Provides details of the requirements for validated fire test methods and gives examples of specific tests: 1) The ASTM E84 tunnel test, 2) The White House test, 3) The construction materials...