This fully revised essential reference takes into account all important aspects of building control, including new legislation up to Spring 2000 with important revisions to parts B, K, M and N. Each chapter explains the approved document. Publication lists and relevant sources of information are also included, together with annexes devoted to legislation relevant to the construction industry, determinations made by the Secretary of State and sample check lists. Building Regulations Explained will be of wide appeal to architects, planners, surveyors, builders, building control professionals (including new non-NHBC approved inspectors), regulators and students.Given that your proposals do not incorporate fire resistance for a distance of 1.5 m each side of the compartment walls, the Department therefore takes the view that they do not comply with Requirement B3. ... fire resistance for a distance of 1.5 m each side of the compartment walls they will not provide an acceptable standard for restricting fire spread. ... There is an alternative exit on the ground floor away from the front entrance via a delivery ramp at the rear of the premises, and ananbsp;...
|Title||:||Building Regulations Explained|
|Author||:||London District Surveyors Association, John Stephenson|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2013-05-13|