PBD: The Way to Go in the UAE

February 2007
Consulting-Specifying Engineer;Feb2007, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p57
Trade Publication
The article focuses on performance based designs (PBD), regarding fire protection for new construction in the Gulf region. Each project is a challenge for the fire protection engineer as PBS look beyond minimum specified codes and helps all the members involved to agree on project goals. Great Britain has the maximum influence in respect to building codes in the Middle East.


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