M200 • Ocean Towers Condominiums • Santa Monica, CA

How High Design & Building Codes Can Co-Exist

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  • Alternatives to Elevator Pressurization
    MONDAY, NOV 17, 2014
    Elevator shaft pressurization is often proposed as an alternative to enclosed elevator lobbies. Fire curtains and doors have a stigma of being ugly, cumbersome and intrusive on design aesthetics. However,…
  • UL 10D: The New Standard for Fire Protection
    FRIDAY, NOV 14, 2014
    At the beginning of 2014, UL 10D became a new standard for testing fire curtain assemblies. These updated requirements cover the evaluation of protective fire curtain assemblies that provide supplemental,…
  • Coming Soon: Horizontal Fire Curtains
    WEDNESDAY, OCT 29, 2014
    We are very excited for the latest addition to our product line of smoke and fire rated curtains. The Model 3000 provides a unique functionality in that is a horizontally…
  • Find Your Finish with Smoke Guard
    TUESDAY, OCT 21, 2014
    Smoke Guard offers a variety of finishes to fit the décor and design of pretty much any building. Not only do we offer stainless steel and custom colors, but also…
  • Why do elevators need smoke protection?
    WEDNESDAY, OCT 15, 2014
    Most modern buildings have elevators to aid in the transportation of visitors and tenants to upper floors as well as help disabled persons navigate various floors. While elevators are convenient,…