As an architectural specialties contractor our focus is in consultative sales, pre-construction solutions, professional installation, and on-going service of fire and life safety solutions. Our experienced team is well-versed in the requirements for smoke and fire protection outlined in both the California, Nevada and International Building Codes, as well as the code-compliant solutions available to meet these requirements. View our product offerings:
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Advantages of Deployable Fire Partitions
Flexible fire and smoke partitions provide many advantages over a stand-alone, complex, smoke exhaust system. Not only do deployable fire partitions provide effective protection around elevators as well as integrated into an atrium design, but they do so at reduced costs. Fire partitions ..
Fire Barrier vs. Fire Partition
Passive smoke and fire management systems can often have confusing language. The terms barrier and partition are frequently used interchangeably. However, when it comes to building codes, the IBC is actually quite particular. When it comes to a fire “barrier”, the IBC is very spe..
Fire Partitions: A Passive Fire Protection Solution
Keeping smoke and fire under control can be problematic when it comes to open atriums. A smoke management system must be implemented to allow time for occupants to evacuate safely in the event of an emergency. When planning a building’s design, there are a variety of options an archite..
Fire & Smoke Curtains for Theaters
When it comes to protecting large crowds, such as in a theater, Smoke Guard fire and smoke curtains are a great options. They can be easily integrated into a theater’s design to meet all necessary building codes and not interfere with the elegant design of most theaters. In fact, fire curt..
Fire Curtain Assemblies in Hospitals
For most buildings, fire doors are typically located around stairwells and elevator shafts as to limit the ability for smoke to leak from floor to floor. However, fire and smoke containment systems can be a little more complex for buildings in the healthcare industry such as hospitals. Hospi..