Now showing items 1-2 of 2
A probabilistic comparison of times to flashover in a compartment with wooden and non-combustible linings considering variable fuel loads
(University of Canterbury. Department of Civil and Natural Resources Engineering, 2012)
Prescriptive fire safety codes regulate the use of combustible room linings to reduce fire risk. These regulations are based on classification systems which designate materials according to their relative hazard when exposed ...
Investigation of Recessed and Concealed Sprinklers Activation in Wind Tunnel Plunge Test and in BRANZFIRE Computer Model
(University of Canterbury. Civil Engineering, 2007)
Installation of exposed fire sprinklers may cause inconvenience in areas where architectural and interior presentation is significant. In order to overcome this inconvenience, recessed and concealed sprinklers were created ...