Smoke Guard provides innovative and aesthetically appealing fire and smoke protection systems to fit any purpose and any opening in your building.
Our complete range of curtain systems is flexible—both physically and in application. Our protective systems can cover every opening, from small dimension dumbwaiters and pass-through counters to expansive atrium spaces and proscenium curtains for theater stage spaces.
Did you know that the presence of jet fuel in an aircraft hangar can greatly alter the level of fire safety required by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)? By allowing only unfueled aircraft in the hangar, you can greatly reduce the code requirements to a simple sprinkler system. However, since fueled aircraft are the norm, most owners and builders don’t find this as an option. ... READ MORE
Fire Protection in Aircraft Hangars
When it comes to fire safety, aircraft hangars pose an interesting challenge. Not only are they large, open areas, but the contents are usually highly flammable considering the chemical and jet fuel stored inside. ... READ MORE
Achieving Effective Atrium Smoke Control
Adding an atrium to your building provides considerable appeal both in design and function. However, large open spaces prove to be quite a challenge when it comes to smoke and fire safety. Check out our graphic below on how to effectively satisfy all building codes and keep tenants and visitors safe in the case of emergency. ... READ MORE
Assessing Passive Smoke Management Systems
The options are plentiful when it comes to configuring a passive smoke management system. Therefore it is imperative to comprehensively evaluate the entire system to ensure compliance of smoke protection required by building codes. ... READ MORE