Industrial Warehouse design — Planning for fire control

Planning for fire control and Fire compartmentalization

Planning for fire control and Fire compartmentalization

Planning for fire control Fire Compartmentalization or Fire Compartmentation  Fire safety and workplace design considerations References: Pickard, Q. (2002). Architect’s Handbook. Industrial Buildings, Planning for fire control. Page 219, ISBN 0-632-03925-6, Blackwell Publishing Pickard, Q. (2002). Architect’s Handbook. Industrial Buildings, Environmental compartmentation. Page 220, ISBN 0-632-03925-6, Blackwell Publishing __________________________________________________ A breakdown of all the studies have been compiled in my Warehouse design blog For convenience, I here are direct links to all the Research topics with proper reference. Introduction to modern "Bazaar" Literature Synthesis and Typology of warehouses Why the 19th century warehouse did not sustain? History Case Study of- A warehouse with over...


Field Survey

Field Survey

Field Survey: __________________________________________________ A breakdown of all the studies have been compiled in my Warehouse design blog For convenience, I here are direct links to all the Research topics with proper reference. Introduction to modern "Bazaar" Literature Synthesis and Typology of warehouses Why the 19th century warehouse did not sustain? History Case Study of- A warehouse with over 3000 orders a day Site Analysis of Tejgaon Industrial Area/ Development Trend of Tejgaon Industrial Area/ Number of plots and their floor area Defining site and its surroundings according to theories of Kevin Lynch/ Site Location/ Site Area etc. Site surroundings, Location of electric poles and existing...


Industrial Shelves

Industrial Shelves

Industrial Shelves __________________________________________________ A breakdown of all the studies have been compiled in my Warehouse design blog For convenience, I here are direct links to all the Research topics with proper reference. Introduction to modern "Bazaar" Literature Synthesis and Typology of warehouses Why the 19th century warehouse did not sustain? History Case Study of- A warehouse with over 3000 orders a day Site Analysis of Tejgaon Industrial Area/ Development Trend of Tejgaon Industrial Area/ Number of plots and their floor area Defining site and its surroundings according to theories of Kevin Lynch/ Site Location/ Site Area etc. Site surroundings, Location of electric poles and existing...


Rat proofing/ Termite proofing

Rat proofing/ Termite proofing

Rat proofing/ Termite proofing   Importance of Rodent-Proof Construction Rats and mice cause serious damage to all kinds of structures if they are allowed access to them. Damage by rodents has been documented in homes, apartments, hotels, office complexes, retail businesses, manufacturing facilities, food processing and warehouse facilities, public utility operations (especially power and electronic media operations), farm and feed storage buildings, and other structures.   In urban settings, rodents most often cause damage to older, inner-city buildings and utilities in poor repair. New housing developments may experience commensal rodent problems, but problems are more noticeable in neighbourhoods 10 to...


Rules from BNBC: FIRE PROTECTION

Rules from BNBC: FIRE PROTECTION
  1. FIRE PROTECTION
  • Use of ramps where changes in elevation does not exceed 300 mm exists in exits or exit access corridors.
  • step down 200 mm
  • Occupant load= 10 gross unit of floor area in m2 per occupant.
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