An Analysis of Domestic Sprinkler Systems for use in New Zealand (1995)
Type of ContentReports
PublisherUniversity of Canterbury. Civil Engineering
AuthorsRahmanian, F.show all
This report evaluates the economics of domestic sprinkler systems in New Zealand. It includes a literature search, review and comparison of sprinkler codes around the world, costs and benefits of a domestic sprinkler system, and case studies for two single dwellings in Christchurch, followed by three cost-benefit scenarios. The study concludes that domestic sprinkler systems have tremendous potential for saving life and property.