Fire and high buildings

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TypeArticle
Journal titleFire Technology
ISSN0015-2684
Volume6
Issue4
Pages292304; # of pages: 13
Subjecthigh rise buildings; fire safety; smoke; smoke controls; smoke vents; Fire
AbstractThe time necessary to evacuate today's high-rise buildings in a fire emergency is unsatisfactory from the standpoint of the development of untenable smoke conditions. The Division of Building Research has been working on the problem for several years and suggests several approaches to controlling smoke movement in buildings.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierDBR-TP-333
NRC number11789
2785
NPARC number20373841
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Record identifier1784f1e6-3949-4868-9b6b-0cf57d434d48
Record created2012-07-23
Record modified2016-05-09
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