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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. Structural Firefighting: Indianapolis Fire Crews Respond to Working Vacant Double Residence Fire

    Online Articles

    Mon, 9 Mar 2015

    Indiana. SEE PHOTOS FROM THIS FIRE >> Three homes were affected by the fire. The main fire in a two-story ordinary construction communicated to the exterior of two other homes, causing damage on the exterior of these structures. There were

  7. Structural Firefighting: Brooklyn Dwelling Fire

    Magazine Articles

    Mon, 23 Feb 2015

    is what we swore to do when we became firefighters and fire officers. (1) The fire is in the two-story ordinary construction structure. The fire is self-venting out of the first-floor window. The firefighter is getting ready to take

  8. Get the Roof!

    Magazine Articles

    Thu, 23 Oct 2014

    knocked down before heading to the roof again. Because of the nature and age of this building, it is most likely ordinary construction made of wood, brick, and mortar. Because of the type of building, reevaluate the roof support system before