Smoke Safety: Understanding Smoke Curtains And Smoke Leakage

Posted July 3, 2018

During a fire, most consider the flames to be the biggest risk for loss of life. However, it is the smoke that presents the greatest risks, as most fatalities are caused by smoke inhalation and not by the actual fire itself. Additionally, reduced visibility due to smoke may make it difficult for occupants to identify and follow exit paths for safe evacuation. A correctly designed Smoke Control system is critical for smoke safety compliance and the safety of occupants in any building. Read more…

Whitepaper: Optimise Passive Design using MicroLouvre

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Posted March 21, 2018

Optimising passive design is a growing movement around the world. It allows designers to create beautiful and functional spaces with as little impact on the environment as possible. Optimising passive design aims to maintain thermal comfort without the need for heating and cooling mechanisms. This results in less energy usage, cheaper bills and a healthier way of living. Read more…