General views on fire aspects of atrium buildings in Hong Kong

Wan Ki Chow, C. Y. Chau

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Abstract

The paper presents general views on fire aspects of atrium building in Hong Kong. Designers follow overseas codes and research since there are no full set of codes and regulations being followed in Hong Kong to govern atrium design. Also discussed are fire safety considerations in atrium development plus compartmentation and pressurization are accepted as the effective methods in confining fire and smoke.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)43-52
Number of pages10
JournalInternational Journal for Housing Science and Its Applications
Volume18
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urban Studies

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