QCD

FEATURES OF FIRE PROTECTION

COLLEGE DORMITORIES / STUDENT HOUSING / MILITARY BARRACKS / LABOR/WORKERS & STAFF HOUSING.A BUILDING OR GROUP OF BUILDINGS THAT PROVIDES SLEEPING ACCOMODATIONS ON A TRANSIENT OR PERMANENT BASIS WITH OR WITHOUT MEALS BUT WITHOUT SEPARATE COOKING FACILITIES FOR INDIVIDUAL OCCUPANTS

VFEATURES OF FIRE PROTECTION (NFPA 5000 TABLES 7.2.1.1, 7.3.2.1, 7.3.5 (a), 7.3.5.5, 7.4.1)LOW-RISE DORMITORY & ACCOMODATIONS BUILDINGS
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
  REQUIRED SEPARATION SPRINKLERED (S) / NOT SPRINKLERED (NS) 0.5-HR FRR* / 1-HR FRR*
  DOORS OPENING ONTO EXIT ACCES CORRIDORS (S/NS) 20-MIN FPR** / 45-MINS 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 SLEEPING ROOM SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 2-HRS FRR* AND SPRINKLERS
2 EMPLOYEE LOCKER ROOMS SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* OR SPRINKLERS
3 BULK LAUNDRIES SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* AND SPRINKLERS
4 MAINTENANCE SHOPS SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* AND SPRINKLERS
5 STORAGE ROOMS SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* OR SPRINKLERS
6 TRASH COLLECTION ROOMS SEPARATION AND PROTECTION REQUIRED 1-HR FRR* AND SPRINKLERS

Low rise Dormitory and Accomodations

HEIGHT & AREA ALLOWED

Height: < 15m

Area: < 500 sqm 


DORMITORY & ACCOMMODATION BUILDINGS 

COLLEGE DORMITORIES / STUDENT HOUSING / MILITARY BARRACKS / LABOR/WORKERS & STAFF HOUSING.

A BUILDING OR GROUP OF BUILDINGS THAT PROVIDES SLEEPING ACCOMMODATIONS ON A TRANSIENT OR PERMANENT BASIS WITH OR WITHOUT MEALS BUT WITHOUT SEPARATE COOKING FACILITIES FOR INDIVIDUAL OCCUPANTS