Tailored solutions for a change in use A change in use of the existing warehouse to office use, this building sits among the Cotton On Group Head Office site located at 14 Shepherd Court, North Geelong. An upgrade of the existing fire services system coupled with incorporating a fire sprinkler system throughout enabled a greater level of...

Performance based design for a high rack storage facility A purpose built warehouse facility for Toll IPEC (approximately 16,000 m2) consisting of a warehouse and bulk handling area, mezzanine and office areas exceeds the floor area and volume limitations for Type C fire resisting construction therefore requires specific fire safety features in accordance with the large...

Smoke and evacuation modelling in a truck manufacturing facility Home of the famous Kenworth Truck, a performance based analysis was undertaken to alter a base building design item due to operational and maintenance issues. Fire and smoke modelling to assess tenability conditions coupled with a real time evacuation analysis was undertaken to demonstrate occupant life safety and...