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NZS 4515:2009 Fire sprinkler systems for life safety in sleeping occupancies (up to 2000 square metres)

Abbreviation
NZS 4515:2009
Valid from
17/12/2009
Replaces

Information provider
Standards New Zealand
Author
Standards New Zealand
Information type
New Zealand Standard
Format
PDF


Description

This Standard applies to buildings used solely as a residence. NZS 4515 includes care institutions, hostels, boarding houses, apartment buildings, motels, retirement homes, rest homes, transitional houses, and hospital ward areas.

The 2009 version of the Standard places a greater emphasis on the life safety characteristics of sprinkler systems, as opposed to their property protection characteristics.

This Standard recommends the use of residential sprinkler heads as a number of important benefits are derived from their rapid response and fire control.

Scope

This Standard specifies minimum requirements for the design, material, fabrication, and installation of fire sprinkler systems for life safety in sleeping occupancies, and advises on periodic testing and maintenance approval of these fire sprinkler systems.

This Standard provides a specification for use by purchasers or specifiers of a fire sprinkler system for buildings, used solely as a sleeping occupancy

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NZS 4515:2009 Fire sprinkler systems for life safety in sleeping occupancies (up to 2000 square metres)

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NZS 4515:2009 Fire sprinkler systems for life safety in sleeping occupancies (up to 2000 square metres)

Description

This Standard applies to buildings used solely as a residence. NZS 4515 includes care institutions, hostels, boarding houses, apartment buildings, motels, retirement homes, rest homes, transitional houses, and hospital ward areas.

The 2009 version of the Standard places a greater emphasis on the life safety characteristics of sprinkler systems, as opposed to their property protection characteristics.

This Standard recommends the use of residential sprinkler heads as a number of important benefits are derived from their rapid response and fire control.

View on Information Provider website Download this resource (PDF, 3.5MB)
NZS 4515:2009 Fire sprinkler systems for life safety in sleeping occupancies (up to 2000 square metres)
Description

This Standard applies to buildings used solely as a residence. NZS 4515 includes care institutions, hostels, boarding houses, apartment buildings, motels, retirement homes, rest homes, transitional houses, and hospital ward areas.

The 2009 version of the Standard places a greater emphasis on the life safety characteristics of sprinkler systems, as opposed to their property protection characteristics.

This Standard recommends the use of residential sprinkler heads as a number of important benefits are derived from their rapid response and fire control.

View on Information Provider website Download this resource (PDF, 3.5MB)
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NZS 4515:2009 Fire sprinkler systems for life safety in sleeping occupancies (up to 2000 square metres)

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