International research project on fire-detection technologies in tunnels

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TypeArticle
Journal titleFS-World.com
IssueFall
Pages1012; # of pages: 3
Subjectfire detection, road tunnel, fire safety; Tunnels; Detection
AbstractThe tunnel environment is challenging for conventional fire protection systems and new approaches are becoming an imperative. For example, reliable and early fire detection in tunnels can provide the tunnel operator with an early warning of a fire incident and its location, allowing for timely activation of emergency systems such as the emergency ventilation system.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
NRC number50082
19314
NPARC number20377448
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Record created2012-07-24
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