Building type NOT under Group I or Group II (refer to Table 1.2B)
Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 2.2.2(a)(iv) (NA) Building exceeds habitable height of 10m. (Highest building habitable height of 17.5m) 17.5m 10m driveway 4.2.2 (b) (i) (Comply)
BHCC is under purpose group VII, with 7 storeys (exceeding 10m).
GFA of largest floor is approximately 2100m2. From the given table, at least 1/4 of site access is needed. (Site provide 2/5 perimeter site access)
GFA Fire access
H 18m 18m 18m H H Hydrant Breeching Inlet Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 4.2.2 (b) (ii) (Comply) At least 1 accessway is within 18m from breeching inlet. (Don’t Comply)
Accessway on the right is at 18m from the fire hydrant and NOT the breeching inlet.
4.2.2 (c) (i) (Comply)
Gross cubical extent of the CC is close to 43000m3.
Volume in the range 28400m3 and 56800m3 requires ¼ perimeter accessway. The CC provide about 2/5 perimeter acessway.
4.2.2 (c) (ii) (Comply) Similar to 4.2.2(b)(ii) . Volume = 42980m3 (approximate)
Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 6m 4.2.2 (d) (i) (Comply) Accessway and access road paved with stone tiles to withstand loading capacity of 30 tonnes Driveway 6x15m 8x15m Access road 4m Accessway 4.2.2 (d) (ii) (Comply) Accessway width need to have a minimum of 6m. (BHCC accessway width at 6 and 8m)
1 2 Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 4.2.2 (d) (iii) (Comply) Accessway 2 is positioned so that a nearer edge is 2 to 10m from the center position of the access opening (Don’t Comply) Accessway 1 positioned so that a nearer edge is 1.2m from the center position of the access opening 4.2.2 (d) (iv) (Comply)
Accessway fairly leveled throughout the entire road
Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 4.2.2 (d) (v) (Comply) Since the access road stretch about 100m on site (more than 46m), the basketball court act as a turning facility. 4.2.2 (d) (vi) (Comply)
The CC provide more than sufficient minimum (7m) and maximum clearance(12m)turning radius
Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 4.2.2 (d) (vii) (Comply) Overhead clearance is more than 4.5m and not obstructed by any structure (refer to section A-A) 4.2.2 (d) (vii) (NA)
Accesways are all within the boundaries of the site.
4.2.2 (d) (ix) (Comply) No obstructions by trees or plants throughout accessway Refer to 4.2.2 (d) (vii)
Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 4.2.2 (e)(i,ii) (Don’t Comply) No markings found. Corners are only marked by a normal concrete curb 4.2.2 (e) (iii) (NA) The accessway is not on a turf 4.2.2 (e) (iv) (Comply) The entrace of the accessway is marked with clear bold signs
Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 4.2.3 (a) (Comply) Unobstructed access openings at regular intervals which is openable from outside and inside. Fixed windows are fitted with breakable glazing. 4.2.3 (b) (Comply) External opening on each storey level facing the accessway 4.2.3 (c) (Comply) Windowless façades facing accessways are accompanied by access openings at every level Refer to 4.2.3 (a)
>1m >1.8m <1.1m >0.85m Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 4.2.3 (d) (Comply) Access openings posted with upright red triangle of equal sides (min 150mm on each side) 4.2.2 (e) (Comply)
Access openings dimension follows the stipulated dimension
Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 4.2.2 (f) (I,ii,iii,iv) (Comply) Since the non residential buidling is more than 10m, the access wall openings (evenly distributed) that are are less than 20m apart are provided. Additional openings are not needed since all ceiling spaces are less than 10m high. <20m 4.2.2 (f) (v) Internal fire fighting facilities discussed in Clause 6.2 4.2.2 (g) (NA) Building Group does not belong in building type I or II
Entrance 50m 50m Private Fire Hydrant 4.4.1 (a) (Comply) 1 private and 1 public hydrant available within 50m distance of an unobstructed accessway. 4.4.1(c) (Comply)
Location and type of fire hydrant comply to SS CP29.
Located within 100m from entry and more than 6m from clearance of buliding. No obstruction or fire risk to the fire hydrant
H H H - Hydrant Provision for External Access for Fire Fighting 4.4.2 (a) (i,ii) (Comply) 1 private hydrant exist on site (below RL125m). The nominal bore is more than 150mm in diamater 4.4.2 (b,c) (NA) No fore hydrant above RL 125m 4.4.3(d) (NA) No enclosed hydrant on site 4.4.3 (a,b,c) (Comply) Hydrant mains located in common areas like driveways. There are no other services crossing the mains are any explosion risk areas nearby