QCD

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

VIIFIRE PROTECTION (FRR* FIRE RESISTANCE RATING / FPR** FIRE PROTECTION RATING)MEDIUM-RISE DORMITORY & ACCOMODATIONS BUILDINGS
A DETECTION ALARM AND COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS    
1 FIRE ALARM SYSTEM COMPLYING WITH NFPA 72 REQUIRED
B EXTINGUISHING REQUIREMENTS COMPLIANCE WITH INDIVIDUAL CODES & STANDARDS REQUIRED
1 PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS TYPE AND RATING IN ACCORDANCE WITH NFPA 10 REQUIRED
2 FIRE BLANKETS IN KITCHEN OR PANTRY REQUIRED
3 STANDPIPE SYSTEM BUILDING EXCEEDING 9M IN HABITABLE HEIGHT REQUIRED
4 FIRE HOSE REELS 25MM DIAMETER HOSE REQUIRED
5 AUTOMATIC SPRINKLER SYSTEM THROUGHOUT PROTECTION (ALL FLOOR LEVELS) REQUIRED
IN BASEMENTS IRREGARDLESS OF USAGE REQUIRED
ACCOMODATIONS OF NOT MORE THAN 2 STORIES & FLOOR AREA NOT EXCEEDING 1115 SQM, PROVIDED WITH NOT LESS THAN 2-EXITS COMPLYING WITH EXIT DISCHARGE REQUIREMENTS PERMITTED
SLEEPING ROOMS HAVING A DOOR OPENING DIRECTLY OUTSIDE AT THE STREET LEVEL NOT APPLICABLE
SLEEPING ROOMS HAVING AN EXTERIOR ACCESS COMPLYING WITH CHAPTER 7 OF NFPA 101 NOT APPLICABLE
6 OTHER EXTINGUISHING EQUIPMENT PROVIDED IN LIEAU OF THE REQUIRED DRAFTSTOPS IN CONCEALED SPACES PERMITTED

Medium rise Dormitory and Accommodations

HEIGHT & AREA ALLOWED

Height: > 15m to < 28m

Area: > 500 sqm to < 1,000 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