Moorleigh Community Village – Emergency Warning System

“The work for Moorleigh Community Village in Bentleigh East VIC involved designing an code compliance fire detection emergency warning system via existing smoke alarm security system.
This site does not require full fire detection system as per NCC requirement and it is never part of the building certification. However, the building committees reviewed the site as a potential risk to senior members of the community hence decided to request a full code compliant emergency warning system that interface with existing smoke alarms via security system.”
Client: Fire Equipment Services (FES) Pty Ltd
Work Type: Refurbishment Design, Design For Sub Contractors
Sector: Institutional (e.g., fire, police, government, religious institution)
Size: 3 building blocks with total areas circa 5700m2
Disciplines Engaged: Electrical, Fire
The Challenges Faced
Design a compliance commercial fire emergency warning system to interface with existing site domestic smoke alarms via security system arrangement.
The Solution Provided
It is to be designed to meet the compliance standard to mitigate the fire risk but does not require to be certified nor conform with standards.