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Wienerberger Aspect Clay Facades
Fire Safety – Mitigation Measures

Fire accidents can happen during construction and post construction, or after any structure is occup...

Need for Fire-Safe Designs and Performance Testing

“Using an untested product is like driving a busload of people on a moonless night without headlig...

Fire-Safe Aluminium Cladding and Fenestration

The correct fenestration designs can solve a multitude of challenges. As the face of the building de...

Façades and Fenestration Fire Mitigation Measures

Introduction The concept of façade for buildings was introduced in India in 1990. Before that, h...

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WFM Media - Connecting Facade & Fenestration Industry Globally
Vertical Greenery Systems – Fire Safety Implications and Routes to Compliance

Energy efficiency is a key area of focus for architects looking for ways to ‘build greener’ with...

“Greater Danger is Not from the Fire Itself, but from the Smoke and Toxic Fumes”

What are the common causes of building fires?The common causes of building fires are:Electrical - Im...

Role of Façade & Fenestration in Fire Safety

On looking at the literal meaning of the ‘façade & fenestration’ it is known that façade m...

Points to Consider in Fire-Resistant Façade Designs

“What happens if there is a fire accident?” “How have we correctly designed the components to...

Fire Safety and Fenestration Design & Technologies

There is a perception that modern buildings are much safer from the risk of fire than the buildings ...

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WFM Media - Connecting Facade & Fenestration Industry Globally
What is being overlooked from Facade Fire Safety?

Due to recent fire-related disasters globally, façades have attracted public attention, and fa...

A Comprehensive Approach to Fire Safety Regulations and Facade System Design

One of the most vulnerable aspects of building design is the façade. Because the majority of the po...

Proposed Changes to International Building Codes and Fire Test Standards Impacting Facade Fire Safety

The testing of exterior wall assemblies with combustible components such as plastics and foam plasti...