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Document ID (ISN)57739
CIS number 92-597
ISSN - Serial title 0001-2491 - ASHRAE Journal
Year 1991
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Tamura G.T.
Title Stair pressurization systems for smoke control
Bibliographic information July 1991, Vol.33, No.7, p.14, 16-18. 16 ref.
Abstract The results of preliminary studies conducted during the first phase of the ASHRAE Research Project 559RP are presented. The studies examined the critical air velocities needed to prevent smoke backflow at an open stairdoor.
Descriptors (primary) stairs; controlled smoking; pressurization
Descriptors (secondary) pressure balancing; fire research; escape and exit
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceCanada
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Ventilation
Fires