BU510 Introduction to passive fire protection
- Valid from
- Information provider
- BRANZ Limited
- Information type
- BRANZ Bulletin
- PDF, Hard copy
This bulletin introduces the principles of passive fire protection. It outlines the requirements of the New Zealand Building Code, explains the wording commonly used and identifies main building components that have a passive fire protection role.
This is the first in a series of bulletins on aspects of passive fire protection design and construction in New Zealand.
The bulletin covers:
- purpose of passive fire protection
- New Zealand Building Code requirements and the minimum criteria set in the compliance documents, including wording commonly used
- passive fire building components.