QCD

BUILDING SERVICES PROTECTION

VIIIBUILDING SERVICES PROTECTION (ASS* AUTOMATIC SUPPRESSION SYSTEM)ORDINARY-HAZARD STORAGE
A BUILDING UTILITIES COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 9 NFPA 101  
1 GAS EQUIPMENT & RELATED PIPING PROTECTION AS PER NFPA 54 & NFPA 58 REQUIRED
2 ELECTRICAL SYSTEMS / ELECTRICAL ROOMS ASS OR 2-HRS ENCLOSURE REQUIRED
  SUBSTATION & SWITHGEARS ATTACHED TO OCCUPIED BUILDINGS & 3-HOURS FRR* or ASS*
STANDALONE: TRANSFORMER VAULT PROTECTION 3-HOURS FRR* or 1-HOUR FRR* WITH ASS
3 COMMERCIAL COOKING EQUIPMENT COMPLYING WITH NFPA 96 NOT APPLICABLE
  KITCHEN/PANTRY ENCLOSURE COMPLYING WITH NFPA 96 NOT APPLICABLE
4 ELEVATORS, ESCALATORS & CONVEYORS COMPLYING WITH ASME A17.1/CSA B44 REQUIRED
  FIRE FIGHTERS' EMERGENCY OPERATION COMPLYING WITH ASME A17.1/CSA B44 REQUIRED
B INCINERATORS, RUBBISH & LAUNDRY CHUTES COMPLYING WITH NFPA 82 REQUIRED
1 ENCLOSURES 3 STOREYS 1-HOUR FRR* / 2-HRS FRR*
2 OPENING PROTECTIVE 3 STOREYS 1-HOUR FPR** / 1.5-HR FPR**
C EMERGENCY POWER SUPPLY SYSTEM COMPLYING WITH NFPA 110 REQUIRED
1 GENERATORS ENCLOSURE 1-HOUR FRR*
D FIRE PUMP ROOM COMPLYING WITH NFPA 20 REQUIRED
1 ENCLOSURES MORE THAN 15.3 M FROM ANY BUILDING 1-HOUR FRR*
WITHIN 15.3 M OR ATTACHED TO BUILDINGS 2-HOURS FRR*
2 DIRECT SAFE ACCESS EXTERNAL ACCESS AT THE LEVEL OF DISCHARGE REQUIRED
WITHIN 3M FROM ANY EXIT THAT COMPLIES WITH DIRECT DISCHARGE REQUIREMENTS PERMITTED
3 ACCESS COMPONENT (UNDERGROUND LOCATION) STANDARD STAIR (NON-COMBUSTIBLE MATERIAL) REQUIRED
CAT STEEL LADDER NOT PERMITTED
E FIRE WATER TANKS COMPLYING WITH NFPA 22 REQUIRED
  MATERIALS NON-COMBUSTIBLE MATERIAL REQUIRED
GRP TANKS (WITHIN 1-HR FIRE RATED ENCLOSURE) PERMITTED
  DESIGN/COMPARTMENTATION TWO (2) COMPARTMENTS REQUIRED
F SMOKE CONTROL / EMERGENCY VENTILATION COMPLYING WITH NFPA 92 & NFPA 204 REQUIRED
1 VENTILATION/SMOKE CONTROL SYSTEM BY ANY OF THE FOLLOWING; 1.1 NATURAL VENTILATION; 1.2 MECHANICAL VENTILATION & SMOKE CONTROL SYSTEM AND/OR 1.3 MECHANICAL VENTILATION BY POSITIVE VENTILATION (PRESSURIZATION) SYSTEM FIRE AREA EXCEEDING 1115 SQM REQUIRED
TOTAL AREA OF ALL FLOORS EXCEEDS 2230 SQM REQUIRED
BULK STORAGE OF TIRES EXCEEDS 566 SQM REQUIRED
MINI-STORAGE BUILDINGS 232 SQM REQUIRED
EXIT STAIRCASES CONNECTS MORE THAN FIVE (5) STORIES (LEVELS) INCLUDING THE BASEMENTS REQUIRED
AND/OR WHEN SMOKE STOP &/OR FIRE FIGHTING LOBBIES ARE REQUIRED REQUIRED
G AIR-CONDITIONING & VENTILATION SYSTEM COMPLYING WITH NFPA 90A & NFPA 90B AND OTHER RELEVANT NFPA CODES & STANDARDS REQUIRED

Ordinary Hazard Storage

HEIGHT & AREA ALLOWED

In accordance with NFPA 5000 Table 7.4.1 - for the allowable Building Height and Area


APPLICATIONS

WAREHOUSE / BARNS / BULK OIL STORAGE / COLD STORAGE / GRAIN ELEVATORS / FREIGHT TERMINALS / HANGARS (FOR STORAGE ONLY) / TRUCKS & MARINE TERMINALS / PARKING STRUCTURES

STORAGE OCCUPANCY - STORE AND WAREHOUSES

AN OCCUPANCY USED PRIMARILY FOR THE STORAGE OR SHELTERING OF GOODS, MERCHANDISE, PRODUCTS OR VEHICLES CHARACTERIZED BY THE PRESENCE OF RELATIVELY SMALL NUMBERS OF PERSON IN PROPORTION TO THE AREA. INCIDENTAL STORAGE IN OTHER OCCUPANCY IS EXCLUDED.

STORAGE USE OTHER THAN LOW HAZARDS

AEROSOLS, LEVEL 2 AND LEVEL 3 / AIRCRAFT HANGARS / BAGS, CLOTH, BURLAP, AND PAPER / BAMBOO AND RATTAN / BASKETS / BELTING, CANVAS AND LEATHER / BOOKS AND PAPER IN ROLLS OR PACKS / BOOTS AND SHOES / BUTTONS, INCLUDING CLOTH COVERED, PEARL, OR BONE / CARBOARD AND CARDBOARD BOXES / CLOTHING, WOODEN WEARING APPAREL / CORDAGE / FURNITURE / FURS / GLUES, MUCILAGE, PASTES AND SIZE / GRAINS / HORNS AND COMBS, OTHER THAN CELLULOID / LEATHER / LINOLEUM / LUMBER / PETROLEUM WAREHOUSES FOR STORAGE OF LUBRICATING OILS WITH A FLASH POINT OF 200 DEG F (93 DEG C) OR HIGHER / PHOTO ENGRAVINGS / RESILIENT FLOORING / SILKS / SOAPS / SUGAR / TIRES, BULK STORAGE / TOBACCO, CIGARS, CIGARETTES, AND SNUFF / UPHOLSTERY AND MATTRESSES / WAX CANDLES