Blog

M2500 5
What is a Fire Barrier?

Passive smoke and fire management systems can often have confusing language.

M200 Balfour Beatty Maxson 22 1
Alternatives to Elevator Lobbies & Fire Safety

Did you know that asphyxiation due to smoke inhalation is the lead cause of fire-related deaths? This cause actually exceeds burns by a 3:1 ratio. This statistic has driven certain building codes such as enclosed elevator lobbies in order to protect occupants from both fire and smoke. in the event of an emergency.

M600 1
Dissolving the Enclosed Elevator Lobby: The Benefits

When it comes to meeting smoke and fire codes, the enclosed elevator lobby has reigned supreme for many year.

M1000 1 1
Smoke & Fire Rated Opening Protectives for Internal Windows

When discussing smoke and fire-rated curtains, emphasis is always put on doorways or elevators. However, it is also important to consider any internal windows you may have.

M400 LAX2
Maintain Security With Smoke-Rated Curtains

Secure environments such as banks or other financial institutions provide a unique dilemma when it comes to fire and smoke protection

M2500 Lee Co Alexandar Metals 5
How Can We Help?

Our expe­ri­enced team knows how to opti­mize space, sat­is­fy rig­or­ous code require­ments, and rec­og­nizes the val­ue of cus­tomer relationships.

Contact Us
M200 2 1
Smoke Protection Without an Enclosed Elevator Lobby

Smoke-rated opening protectives from Smoke Guard California provide solutions for buildings with insufficient space for an enclosed elevator lobby.

M4000 Facebook SGCA 21 1
Fire & Smoke Rated Curtain Systems for Atriums

Building atriums are very aesthetically pleasing, but large open spaces require extra attention to fulfill all fire safety building codes.

2500 SNHU
Smoke Management in Atrium Spaces

Atrium spaces present quite a challenge when it comes to meeting building codes.

M400 LAX
Implementing Deployable Opening Protective Systems In Airports

Airports provide a unique challenge when it comes to fire safety, they combine the complexities of open atriums with compartmentalized secure spaces. Therefore, the ability to securely section off smoke and fire in the case of an emergency is a necessity.

M200 4
Flexible Opening Protectives Offer Many Advantages

When it comes to fire protection, the classic steel fire door has quite the legacy.