QCD

FEATURES OF FIRE PROTECTION

VIFEATURES OF FIRE PROTECTION (NFPA 5000 TABLES 7.2.1.1, 7.3.2.1, 7.3.5 (a), (b), 7.3.5.5, 7.4.1)LOW-RISE HOTEL
A CONSTRUCTION COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 7 & 8 OF NFPA 5000 REQUIRED
1 CONSTRUCTION (NON-COMBUSTIBLE OR LIMITED COMBUSTIBLE MATERIALS) TYPE I OR TYPE II EXTERIOR BEARING WALLS HOURLY RATINGS REQUIRED PER TYPE OF CONSTRUCTION BASED ON NFPA 5000 HEIGHT & AREA REQUIREMENTS
FRAMING, COLUMNS, BEAMS, GIRDERS, TRUSSES
FLOOR CONSTRUCTION
B SUBDIVISION OF BUILDING SPACES COMPLYING WITH NFPA 101 & NFPA 5000 REQUIRED
1 FIRE BARRIERS COMPLYING WITH NFPA 101 & NFPA 5000 REQUIRED
  SEPARATION BETWEEN GUEST ROOM/SUITES SPRINKLERED 0.5-HR FRR*
2 SEPARATION FROM OTHER OCCUPANCIES AS PER NFPA 101 TABLE 6.1.14.4.1 (a), (b) REQUIRED
3 CORRIDORS RATED SEPARATION COMPLYING WITH NFPA 101.28 & 29  
  REQUIRED SEPARATION SPRINKLERED 0.5-HR FRR*
  DOORS OPENING ONTO EXIT ACCES CORRIDORS 20-MIN FPR*
4 SMOKE PARTITIONS COMPLYING WITH NFPA 101 & NFPA 5000 NOT REQUIRED
5 SMOKE BARRIERS COMPLYING WITH NFPA 101 & NFPA 5000 NOT REQUIRED
C VERTICAL OPENINGS PROTECTION PROTECTION COMPLYING WITH NFPA CODES REQUIRED
1 COMMUNICATING SPACES COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 8 NFPA 101 PERMITTED
2 ATRIUMS COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 8 NFPA 101 PERMITTED
3 CONVENIENCE OPENINGS COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 8 NFPA 101 PERMITTED
4 SHAFTS COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 8 NFPA 101 PERMITTED
5 MEZZANINES COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 8 NFPA 101 PERMITTED
6 CONCEALED SPACES & DRAFTSTOPS COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 8 NFPA 101 REQUIRED
  EXTERIOR & INTERIOR WALL & PARTITION FIRE STOPPED AT EACH LEVEL, TOP STORY CEILING LEVEL & AT THE LEVEL OF SUPPORT FOR ROOFS REQUIRED
  UNOCCUPIED ATTIC SPACES DRAFTSTOPS INTO AREAS NOT EXCEEDING 280 SQM REQUIRED
  CONCEALED SPACES (CEILINGS & FLOORS) DRAFTSTOPS INTO AREAS NOT EXCEEDING 93 SQM REQUIRED
  CONCEALED SPACES (FLOORS & ROOFS) DRAFTSTOPS INTO AREAS NOT EXCEEDING 280 SQM REQUIRED
D HAZARDOUS AREA PROTECTION IN ACCORDANCE WITH TABLE 28.3.2.2.2 OF NFPA 101 REQUIRED
1 BOILER ROOM & FUEL-FIRE HEATER ROOM SERVING MORE THAN A SINGLE GUEST ROOM OR SUITE SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* AND SPRINKLERS
2 EMPLOYEE LOCKER ROOMS SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* OR SPRINKLERS
3 GIFT OR RETAIL SHOPS SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* OR SPRINKLERS
4 BULK LAUNDRIES SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* AND SPRINKLERS
5 GUEST LAUNDRIES 1-HR FRR* OR SPRINKLERS
>9.3 SQM OUTSIDE OF GUEST ROOMS OR SUITES 1-HR FRR* AND SPRINKLERS
6 MAINTENANCE SHOPS SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* AND SPRINKLERS
7 STORAGE ROOMS SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* OR SPRINKLERS
8 TRASH COLLECTION ROOMS SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* AND SPRINKLERS

Low rise Hotel

HEIGHT & AREA ALLOWED

Height: < 15m

Area: < 500 sqm (max. 4-Guest Room or Suites / floor) 


HOTEL BUILDINGS

A BUILDING OR GROUP OF BUILDINGS UNDER THE SAME MANAGEMENT IN WHICH THERE ARE SLEEPING ACCOMMODATIONS FOR MORE THAN 16 PERSONS AND PRIMARILY USED BY TRANSIENTS FOR LODGING WITH OR WITHOUT MEALS (AND WITH NO COOKING FACILITIES)