Fire and Life Safety

October 04, 2012 | BY C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

To a large degree, building security is driven by the integration of a variety of electronic secu...

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October 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

Tyco Integrated Security focused on delivering security solutions to commercial businesses.

June 01, 2012 | Posted by Tim Gregorski, Senior Editor

By completing this course, you earn 1.0 HSW/SD AIA Learning Units.

April 03, 2012 | By Nicole Bowling, Associate Editor

Two new PV systems; a lighter shelf; and fire alarm/emergency communication system.

February 06, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

Siemens support is earmarked for the school’s Fire Protection Engineering Lab, a facility that ha...

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January 26, 2012 | By BD+C Staff

New knowledge center web site demonstrates efficacy of smoke detection. 

December 29, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Some criticized the decision, reasoning that the structure could be a terrorist target.

October 19, 2011 | By BD+C Staff


Updated installation results in 33% space savings.

September 26, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Copper grounding upgrades add protection and reliability to Florida Sheriff's Department.

September 12, 2011 | By BD+C Staff

Updated installation results in 33% space savings.

February 15, 2011 | By Jay W. Schneider, Editor

Back-to-basics answers to seven common questions about impact glazing and fire-rated glass.

October 12, 2010 |

The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) announces the release of the 2010 Fire Resist...

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September 13, 2010 |

A larger, more efficient, and supergreen border crossing facility is planned for the San Ysidro (...

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March 18, 2010 |

Anti-terrorism physical barrier techniques and applications have become
highly desired to p...

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March 11, 2010 | BD+C staff

Reward Wall Systems' NoricF4 Custom Metal ICF Frames have received fire ratings of 1.5 hours to 3...

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December 01, 2009 |

The British government's new 46,285-sf embassy building in Warsaw, Poland's diplomatic quarter ho...

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October 06, 2009 |

A fabric-covered, steel frame practice facility owned by the National Football League’s Dallas Co...

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October 06, 2009 |

Adopting simple, common-sense measures and proper maintenance protocols can help mitigate the spr...

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August 17, 2009 |

The guidelines provide specific guidance for installation commanders, assessment teams, estimator...

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August 01, 2009 | By C.C. Sullivan and Barbara Horwitz-Bennett

Historic restoration and preservation efforts are accelerating throughout the U.S., thanks in par...

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July 29, 2009 |

Developed for designers and engineers, "Blast Resistant Design Guide for Reinforced Concrete Stru...

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July 08, 2009 | Norman B. Martin, Chief Elevator Inspector, State of Ohio
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