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Rogers & Manson Company, 1923 - Building - 70 pages
 

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Page 106 - Fronting on sprinklers. 66S per cent. One street 10,000 sq. ft. 16,666 sq. ft. Two streets . 12,000 sq. ft. 20,000 sq. ft. Three or more streets 15,000 sq. ft. 25,000 sq. ft. (c). Stores, warehouses, factories, and workshops not exceeding 85 feet ; and other buildings not exceeding 125 feet in height. With sprinklers, Without increase of Fronting on sprinklers. 50 per cent. One street 7,500 sq. ft. 11,250 sq. ft. Two streets 10,000 sq. ft. 15,000 sq. ft. Three or more streets 12,500 sq. ft. 18,750...
Page 106 - ... Allowable Floor Areas. 1. In every building of the character named in this section the maximum area of any floor between fire walls or exterior walls, either without or with a full equipment of automatic sprinklers, shall be as follows: 2. Non-Fireproof Construction — (a). Tenement houses, 3000 sq. ft. (b). All other ordinary non-fireproof buildings, height not exceeding 55 feet. With sprinklers. Without increase of Fronting on sprinklers. 66 % per cent. One street 5,000 sq. ft. 8,333 sq. ft....
Page 87 - An early study emphasized seven important advantages: (1) "nearness to materials, (2) nearness to markets, (3) water power, (4) favorable climate, (5) supply of labor, (6) capital available for investment in manufactures, (7) the momentum of an early start.
Page 106 - ... and workshops not exceeding 85 feet ; and other buildings not exceeding 125 feet in height. With sprinklers, Without increase of Fronting on sprinklers. 50 per cent. One street 7,500 sq. ft. 11,250 sq. ft. Two streets 10,000 sq. ft. 15,000 sq. ft. Three or more streets 12,500 sq. ft. 18,750 sq. ft. (d). The first floor only of any fireproof building occupied as a store may have an area of 20,000 sq. ft., and if fully protected by approved automatic sprinklers may be increased 50 per cent or have...
Page 145 - Work, such as: — Rough machining, rough assembling; rough bench work; rough forging; grain milling.
Page 128 - Recommended by the Subcommittee on Plumbing of the Department of Commerce Building Code Committee ARTICLE I.— DEFINITIONS OF TERMS [These recommendations apply only to dwellings and similar small buildings.
Page 125 - The assistance rendered by these nurses is of both professional and practical value. The object of this service is to improve the general health and increase the happiness of the employees and their families. The principal duty of the nurse is to give instructions in those things which will enable the employees to better their condition mentally, physically, and materially. Her services are offered free by the company to the employees and their...
Page 106 - Fronting on sprinklers. 66 % per cent. One street 5,000 sq. ft. 8,333 sq. ft. Two streets 6,000 sq. ft. 10,000 sq. ft. Three or more streets 7,500 sq. ft. 12,500 sq. ft. (c). Mill construction buildings, height limit 65 feet. With sprinklers, Without increase of Fronting on sprinklers. 100 per cent. One street 6,500 sq. ft. 13,000 sq. ft. Two streets 8,000 sq. ft. 16,000 sq. ft. Three or more streets 10,000 sq. ft. 20,000 sq. ft.
Page 106 - ... Without increase of Fronting on sprinklers. 50 per cent. One street 7,500 sq. ft. 11,250 sq. ft. Two streets 10,000 sq. ft. 15,000 sq. ft. Three or more streets 12,500 sq. ft. 18,750 sq. ft. (d). The first floor only of any fireproof building occupied as a store may have an area of 20,000 sq. ft., and if fully protected by approved automatic sprinklers may be increased 50 per cent or have a maximum area of 30,000 sq. ft. NOTE 1. — It is generally conceded that five stories is the maximum height...
Page 84 - There are great possibilities of texture in concrete, as yet untried, and texture is needed to dispel a barrenness of effect in broad surfaces. In stone masonry or in brickwork the joints alone would give a certain quality of "texture...

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