FPA Design guide for the fire protection of buildings. Core document. Compartmentation
Examines the principle of compartmentaion in buildings as part of fire protection of buildings, looking at the role, aspects and purpose. Also covers the fire resistance and construction of compartment walls and floors, openings, protected zones, structural frame and the behaviour of materials in fire.
Also known as: BDM2 - Fire protection of buildings - Core document - compartmentation (FPA, 2008). Sponsored by the Insurers' Fire Research Strategy Funding Scheme (InFiReS).
Fire Protection Association
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