Fire safety provisions observed in three airport terminals by touring around

S.W. Im, Wan Ki Chow

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通过参观机场对公众开放的区域 ,对三个机场侯机厅的火灾安全分区进行了评述。这三个机场是 :香港的旧启德机场、澳大利亚的悉尼机场和墨尔本机场。指出了一般的被动建筑设计和积极的火灾防护系统。按照估计的火灾载荷密度对零售区域商店的形状和商品进行了记录。利用消防工程计算程序FIRECALC对三种水喷头的启动时间进行了预测。||Fire safety provisions in the terminal buildings of three airports are observed by touring around the areas accessible to the public. The three airports are the old Kai Tak Airport in Hong Kong, the Sydney Airport and the Melbourne Airport in Australia. The general passive building design and active fire protection systems are noted. The geometry and products sold at the shops in the retailing areas were recorded with the fire load density estimated. The activation times of three types of sprinkler heads were predicted by using the fire engineering calculator FIRECALC.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)184-192
Number of pages9
Journal火灾科学 (Fire safety science)
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2001


  • Fire safety
  • Airport

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