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Communicating Stairs and the Perimeter Fire + Smoke Curtain

Sunday January 10, 2016

In modern construction, open and airy atriums are a very common and requested design feature. These atriums can be very environmentally friendly and offer large amounts of natural light and provide for natural occupant flow. However, protecting open atriums during a smoke or fire emergency can be tough. This is especially true when integrating a communicating stair or escalator in addition to a traditional elevator.

The Model 4000 perimeter smoke and fire curtain is the answer. This vertically deploying fire-rated curtain creates an enclosure around the communicating stair or escalator without the need for corner posts or columns. The fire-rated pleated curtain rests within a steel housing installed in the ceiling. It is available in custom widths with up to a 15 foot drop length.

For added design flexibility, the Model 4000 fire and smoke curtain can be configured in

For more information on this product, give us a call today. The specialists at Smoke Guard can help design a perimeter smoke and fire curtain to fit your needs


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