Fire Safety Constructions (FSC) were awarded the fire safety upgrade by competitive tender for this boutique art deco complex. The residential building has of 20 units over 5 levels, with a top floor penthouse.
The works are a result of a fire order and negotiations with Council to accommodate this older residential building. Our scope also included general building works such as new false ceilings in the lobbies and new carpet linings, accomplished to preserve the exquisite features of the property.
First stage of works involved various fire passive works; encasing services and risers, sealing voids and installing fire collars. Also completed was the rectification of the main switchboard doors and electrical upgrade works to start.
Second stage of works involved balustrade rectification, replacement of SOU entry doors and frames and a new fire rated wall within the fire isolated stairs.
Third phase combined planning and installing the lobby false ceilings and associated electrical works. This included an improved lighting setup to renovated lobby ceilings, an upgrade to the building’s emergency lighting, exit signage, fire detection and alarm systems.