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Fire protection in buildings

Harold G. Holt

Fire protection in buildings

a practical treatise for engineers, architects, surveyors, and property owners

by Harold G. Holt

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Published by C. Lockwood and Son in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fire prevention.,
  • Building, Fireproof.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Harold G. Holt.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 260 p. :
    Number of Pages260
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19272501M

    BOOK HIGH RISE CHAPTER 13 BUILDING DESIGN AND FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS study guide by jpr includes 21 questions covering vocabulary, terms and more. Quizlet flashcards, activities and games help you improve your grades. The main practical methods of fire protection of new and ancient timber buildings and structures to increase its fire resistance are considered. The book should be useful for a wide range of readers: chemists, physicists, material scientists, architects, engineers, constructors and restorers.

    ORR Protection Systems will be America's preeminent fire protection company for businesses with mission critical operations. We will deliver exceptional value by providing innovative solutions, anytime/anywhere responsiveness, special attention to detail, and an unwavering commitment to customers and associates. This new Handbook of Building Materials for Fire Protection is the first major book devoted completely to materials. As such, it will be invaluable to all of those in this field, and to all others having fire and safety concerns. I feel honored to serve as Editor for this book, and to .

    Mechanical, Electrical, Plumbing, and Fire Protection Basis of Design Date Page 5 of Related Documents. The architectural drawings, the owner's general conditions, the supplementary general conditions and owner’s general requirements form a part of the BOD and shall govern the work performed under each section of the specification. Chapter Protection of Buildings From Fire; Electrical Safety Law Protection of Buildings From Fire § Smoking in public elevator prohibited § Plan of proposed construction or alteration § Certification of fire officials §


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