Flashcards in Chapter 8 Building Construction Deck (6)
Buildin constructed with non-combustible or limited combustible exterior walls and floors made of large dimension combustible materials
Heavy Timber Construction
Earliest form of heavy timber construction; a type off ffatoy that emerged during the Industrial Revolution
Column dimensions for Heavy Timber Construction
Columns supporting floor loads no less than 8"
Columns supporting roof loads no less than 6" in width and 3" in depth
What is the only fire protection measure that can reasonably be expected to prevent disaster in a heavy timber building
Fire Sprinklers System
Heavy Timber Construction is what type of construction?