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    • Assessing the sprinkler activation predictive capability of the BRANZFIRE fire model 

      Wade, C.; Spearpoint, M.J.; Bittern, A.; Tsai, K. (University of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources Engineering., 2007)
      This paper describes an investigation into the sprinkler response time predictive capability of the BRANZFIRE fire model. A set of 22 fire/sprinkler experiments are simulated where the sprinkler activation time and the ...
    • The Next Generation of Performance-Based Fire Safety Engineering in New Zealand 

      Baker, G.; Frank, K.; Spearpoint, M.; Fleischmann, C.; Wade, C. (University of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources Engineering, 2013)
      The introduction of a new Building Act in New Zealand in 2004 prompted a comprehensive review of the Building Code to ensure that its provisions were both consistent with the new Act, and contained sufficient quantification ...