Seismic assessment and design of fire sprinkler piping systems (2022)
Type of ContentTheses / Dissertations
Degree NameDoctor of Philosophy
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Rashid M; Sullivan T; Yeow T; Dhakal, Rajesh (2020)An automatic fire sprinkler piping system is an essential non-structural element which can have major impacts on both the fire safety and building functionality (e.g. flooding damage) if damaged during a seismic event. ...
Seismic design of acceleration-sensitive non-structural elements in New Zealand: State-of-practice and recommended changes Rashid M; Sullivan T; Dhakal, Rajesh (2021)Acceleration-sensitive non-structural elements not only constitute a significant portion of a building’s component inventory, but also comprise components and systems that are indispensable to the operational continuity ...
Feeney, Martin (University of Canterbury. Civil Engineering, 2001)For a specific range of building and occupancy types, this report examines the effectiveness of automatic sprinkler systems installed in New Zealand and Australia. The aim of the research is to quantify the likelihood of ...