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Smoke Control Systems

  1. Smoke Control System shall be activated by Fire Suppression System, by Atrium Smoke Detectors and by manual controls for Fire Department use.
  2. Manual override (run and shutdown) shall be located adjacent to the Fire Alarm Panel.
  3. Override switch for intake air shall be properly labeled and shall be color coded blue. (Intake air smoke control)
  4. Override switch for exhaust air shall be properly labeled and shall be color coded red. (Exhaust air smoke control)
  5. Duct smoke detectors shall only shut down that unit. To be connected to Fire Alarm Panel on supervisory or trouble.
  6. Automatic shutdown of all equipment that would interfere with smoke exhaust.
  7. Standby power for smoke control systems handling three or more floors.