2016 – Issue 1 – Spring

The Truth About the Dubai Hotel Fire on New Year’s Eve

Submitted by Kelly P. Reynolds, building code consultant from Kelly P. Reynolds & Associates: Regarding the luxury high-rise hotel fire on New Year’s Eve at the Address Downtown Dubai in Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The exterior fire was to the non-fire-rated (ACP) aluminum composite panels. The Address Downtown Hotel was built in 2006 prior...
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