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Published by Vance Bibliographies in Monticello, Ill .
Written in English


  • Buildings -- Protection -- Bibliography.

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Edition Notes

StatementMary Vance.
SeriesArchitecture series--bibliography,, A-1252
LC ClassificationsZ7914.B9 V3583 1984, TH9025 V3583 1984
The Physical Object
Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2589605M
ISBN 10089028122X
LC Control Number85140886

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Blast Protection of Buildings provides minimum requirements for planning, design, construction, and assessment of new and existing buildings subject to the effects of accidental or malicious explosions. The Standard includes principles for establishing appropriate threat parameters, levels of protection, loadings, analysis methodologies, materials, detailing, and test procedures. Construction and Building Materials provides an international forum for the dissemination of innovative and original research and development in the field of construction and building materials and their application in new works and repair practice. The book also describes the different types of protection, such as protection against mechanical damage, overcurrent, under voltage (which prevents automatic restarting of machinery and devices in the event of a voltage drop). The text explains in detail the stages of . Warehouses and storage buildings 1: Design principles 5 Section 1 USE OF GUIDANCE Sector Guides Introduction This document is one of a number which go to make up the FPA Design Guide for the Fire Protection of Buildings,a development from the LPC Design Guide for the Fire Protection of Buildings

6 Protection, control and electrical devices | ABB Introduction Scope and objectives The scope of this electrical installation handbook is to provide the designer and user of electrical plants with a quick reference, immediate-use working tool. This is not intended to be a theoretical document, nor a technical catalogue, but, in. NFPA develops, publishes, and disseminates more than consensus codes and standards intended to minimize the possibility and effects of fire and other risks. Virtually every building, process, service, design, and installation in society today is affected by NFPA documents. Scope. (A) Covered. This Code covers the installation and removal of electrical conductors, equipment, and raceways; signaling and communications conductors, equipment, and raceways; and optical fiber cables and raceways for the following: (1) Public and private premises, including buildings, structures, mobile homes, recreational vehicles, and floating buildings(2) Yards, lots. Earthquake Protection of Building Equipment and Systems presents a framework for applying the latest earthquake engineering research to the nonstructural elements of individual building projects, concentrating on mechanical and electrical systems. The seismic performance of these systems and their components is critical in order to minimize damage and life-threatening risks associated with seismic events while also protecting .

FIRE PROTECTION Structural fire resistance requirements are contained in Section of the Scottish Technical Handbook 2 for multi-storey buildings. They are a function of height of the building to the upper surface of the top floor, occupancy and compartment floor area. Nearly all buildings offer some protection from an outside release by virtue of being enclosed by walls, roofs, and openings protected by doors and windows, which limit the transport of contaminated outdoor air indoors. Buildings are typically not designed or constructed to resist infiltration of outside air entirely. Designed as a primer to building basics, the book features a list of key terms and concepts, review questions and exercises, as well as hundreds of drawings and photographs, illustrating the materials and methods described. (0 ) pp. Mechanical and Electrical Equipment for Buildings Eighth Edition Benjamin Stein and John S /5(5). A guide to international refugee protection and building state asylum systems Handbook for Parliamentarians N° 27,