Faculty Advisor

Barnett, Jonathan R.

Abstract

This report presents findings on fire prevention in historical buildings. Several areas of fire protection have been touched on in the report. These focus areas deal with prevention, retrofitting, past fires and legislation dealing with fire prevention. A case study was performed on the Massachusetts Military Archive and Museum in Worcester, Massachusetts. The study provides possibilities that present several alterations and upgrades to improve the building against fire.

Publisher

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Date Accepted

January 1999

Project Type

Interactive Qualifying Project

Accessibility

Restricted-WPI community only

Advisor Department

Fire Protection Engineering

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