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Atrium Separation in Health Care: Part 4
Flexible Fire & Smoke Curtains are becoming the go-to technology for fire protection in many types of businesses. However, certain industries need a little extra protection depending on the building’s occupants. Take health care for example. Imagine having patients with respirator..
Save Big with an Alternative to Elevator Pressurization
Elevator shaft pressurization is often suggested as an alternative to enclosed elevator lobbies. After all, traditional fire curtains and doors have a stigma of being ugly, cumbersome and intrusive on design aesthetics. However, with today’s materials that is simply not true. Elevator..
Testing Attributes: UL 10D
UL 10D is the updated standard for the testing of fire curtain assemblies. While testing is crucial for all safety measures included in a building, fire and smoke protection is especially vital. In order to fully understand the benefits, it is important to know the details behind testing standa..
Atrium Separation in Health Care: Part 3
A passive smoke management systems requires no mechanical systems to support them. They are typically easier to install as they do not require intervention from an engineer. In health care, partitioning smoke can be especially important when a building is potentially housing people with weakened..
Atrium Separation in Health Care: Part 2
Depending on the type of health care building, it may be important to have a more active smoke management system in place than just deployable smoke curtains. Certain areas of hospitals for example can contain flammable elements or have patients that need assistance in evacuating the building. F..