Fire Safety Concerns in Construction
PENTA Engineering Group, LLC performs consulting engineering services to help clients satisfy safety regulations for elevator shaft pressurization systems. Elevators, both the cars themselves and the shafts through which they travel, are not airtight. While perhaps small consolation to the claustrophobe panicking while stuck in an elevator, asphyxiation is a remote possibility in such a circumstance because the compartment indirectly benefits from the same ventilation system that cycles fresh air into the many rooms and hallways of a building. This design does present a new danger, however — what happens in the event of a fire?
Safety Standards and Regulations
Elevator Shaft Pressurization Systems
PENTA Helps Clients Achieve Compliance with Building Codes
About PENTA Engineering Group
PENTA Engineering Group, LLC is a facilities-focused consulting engineering firm. Since our founding in 1997, we have provided top-tier services to a variety of clients across the country, such as: