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Predicting Evacuation Time from Lecture Theatre Type Rooms
(University of Canterbury. Civil Engineering, 2007)
The purpose of this research is to investigate the relationships between the movement time, travel speed and occupant density during trial evacuations, particularly for theatre-type rooms. The study mainly focuses on crowd ...
Assessment of Vehicle Fire Development in Road Tunnels for Smoke Control Ventilation Design
(University of Canterbury. Civil and Natural Resources Engineering, 2009)
A fire in road tunnel can be dangerous and lead to serious consequences if not addressed appropriately. In a tunnel fire incident, creating a smoke free path for motorist evacuation and facilitating fire fighters to ...