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    Fire code ratings for fixtures and display walls

    What I can gather from my findings is that it is a Type 2 construction building the retail space had sprinklers and the occupancy classification will be probably B for a small medical facility. Creating modular wood display walls that makeup patent rooms within the space not attached to the...
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    Fitness center Group B vs A-3 based on Occupant load

    I'm calculating the occupant load for a fitness center remodel project in FL. The calculations are between 49-52 depending on defining the net areas (exercise space, offices, lobby etc..) vs gross area calculations. Are there any design disadvantages for Occupant load becoming 50+which will...
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    Secondary Fire Water Source On-Site?

    I'm looking at a commercial mixed use development with about 16 buildings on the campus. Most are 4 stories, 5 max. The Fire Protection system is a site/campus wide system with a cistern, 2 fire pumps, Fire Mains and Hydrants which supply the fire sprinklers and risers to most of the...