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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. 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. 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

    ll have in your jurisdiction. The subject of today's training minute session is there 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

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    subject of today's training minute session is there 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. FDIC 2014: Session: Fireground Strategies: Operations in Attached Structures

    Conference Sessions

    Tue, 8 Apr 2014

    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

  7. Structural Firefighting: Firefighter Injured, Families Displaced by North Bergen (NJ) Apartment Fire

    Online Articles

    Mon, 30 Sep 2013

    firefighter suffered broken ribs as the result of a fire that raced through the cockloft of a large five-story ordinary construction apartment complex in North Bergen, New Jersey, on September 28. North Hudson (NJ) Regional fire companies

  8. Construction Concerns for Firefighters: Our Lady of the Angels School Fire, Part 1

    Online Articles

    Mon, 3 Dec 2012

    overcrowded, with about 60 students in each of the 24 classrooms. The school was of Type III construction ( ordinary construction , or brick-and-joist). It was 2 1/2-stories high, with the basement ½-story below street level