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fire wall

A fire-resistant wall required by local health and safety codes.Depending on the particular code adopted, a property owner may need to erect fire walls between every 3,000 square feet of space, between spaces rented by separate tenants or owned by separate condo owners, and along exterior walls within a certain distance of a property line.The code will detail the hours of fire retardant required under different circumstances.Doors allowing passage through fire walls must be fire doors.
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The 2000 edition goes further by requiring that fire walls separate storage compartments and that in records centers, the maximum storage volume of records should not exceed 250,000 cubic feet in a single compartment.
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Here must be documented in addition to the fire wall in this LV also about 850 tube bulkhead and about 110 fire dampers.
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Proposition 22 is meant as a fire wall against possible court decisions that could require us to treat homosexual couples as heterosexual couples.
The state-of-the-art concrete fire wall was built in accordance to the latest building and fire codes which protected the interior of the Eldorado.
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Tenders are invited for Construction of fire wall at 132 KV S/S Haldwani.
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