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  1. FDIC 2014: Wood Frame and Ordinary Construction

    Online Articles

    Mon, 24 Feb 2014

    workshop called "Wood Frame and Ordinary Construction : Principles and Hazards ..... buildings of wood frame and ordinary construction . The construction methods ..... buildings of wood frame and ordinary construction so that firefighting operations

  2. FDIC 2014: Session: Wood Frame and Ordinary Construction : Principles & Hazards

    Conference Sessions

    Sun, 6 Apr 2014

    Wood Frame and Ordinary Construction : Principles & Hazards Session #

  1. Renovations in Ordinary Construction

    Video

    Mon, 22 Feb 2010

    Paul Dansbach takes a look at firefighting concerns in an almost 100-year-old structure that has undergone several changes in occupancy and renovations.

  2. FDIC 2014: Session: Wood Frame and Ordinary Construction : Principles & Hazards

    Conference Sessions

    Sun, 6 Apr 2014

    Safety Description Many of the structural fires that firefighters respond to occur in buildings of wood frame and ordinary construction . The construction methods and materials of these buildings pose significant hazards and challenges. This program

  3. ROOF OPERATIONS: LIGHTWEIGHT TRUSSES AND VARIATIONS

    Magazine Articles

    Sun, 1 Jun 1997

    due truck company in buildings primarily of ordinary construction with flat roofs, skylights, and scuttle covers ..... backing up so many feet. As with buildings of ordinary construction , first look for any natural openings that you

  4. FDIC 2014: Session: Fireground Strategies: Operations in Attached Structures

    Conference Sessions

    Tue, 8 Apr 2014

    Various types of attached structures from the viewpoints of fire spread and structural concern are the focus. Operations in attached wood-frame and ordinary - construction multiple dwellings are addressed as well as fighting fires in "newer" attached structures such as townhouse complexes. ...

  5. One-Story Hybrid Construction

    Video

    Tue, 25 Jan 2011

    will have in their jurisdiction. The subject of today's training minutes session is a one story building of ordinary construction . Well, actually it's gonna be hybrid construction, and you'll understand why as we get into the video

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    subject of today's training minutes session is a one story building of ordinary construction . Well, actually it's gonna be hybrid construction, and you'll understand why as we get into the video. The front part of the
  6. Structure Fires: Beware of the Danger Above Your Head

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 16 Apr 2015

    arrived. "Balloon-Frame Construction of the 21st Century" The floors in older buildings of wood-frame and ordinary construction are commonly supported by members of dimension lumber, such as 2 Ã 10 floor joists. When a ceiling is attached

  7. Building Construction and Fire Dynamics - Are You Prepared for a Fire on Your Town's Main Street?

    Magazine Articles

    Tue, 31 Mar 2015

    were housed in continuously attached ordinary construction Type III buildings designed for a mixed ..... occupancies prior to the fire is a must. Ordinary Construction A general definition of ordinary construction is a building that features exterior

  8. Vehicle Extrication: Damage Control Extrication: An Approach to Critical Trauma Patients

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 30 Mar 2015

    firefighter should be able to anticipate the challenges of balloon construction, lightweight construction, or ordinary construction in buildings. Likewise, the extrication of a patient who was unrestrained in a high-energy collision with