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ALARA ENGINEERING DESIGN REVIEW REPORT

FIRE PROTECTION PASSIVE MEANS


NO ISSUES STATED IN ALARA REPORT ALARA RECOMMENDATION ACTIONS SUMMARIZED BY ACTION BY
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3. Outline of Risk Analysis & Occupancy Fire Inspection / Protection Planning Criteria

3.1 Property Use:


3.1.1 Occupancy Classification:
1 Structural framing and protection Item 16 should be applied for the Confirm with AW. AW to confirm structural rating
Structural frame : 2 hrs related components of the with RSE.
Columns : 2 hrs building
Bearing walls, Exterior : 2 hr
Bearing walls, Interior : 2 hrs
Nonbearing walls and partitions, Exterior : 0 hr + 2 hrs varies
Nonbearing walls and partitions, Interior : - varies
Floor construction, Including supporting beams and joists : 2 hrs
Floor construction, Including supporting beams and joists
(Between basement and Ground Floor) : 1 1/2 hrs
Roof construction, Including supporting beams and joists : 2 hrs
2 Integrity of area separation Item 17 should be applied for the Alara to be specific. Alara
Elevator hoistways : 2 hrs related components of the
Vertical shafts : 2 hrs building
Staircases : 2 hrs
Fire barriers : 2 hrs
Horizontal exits : 2 hrs
Exit access corridors : 2 hrs
3.3 Floor Construction:
3 Every floor should form a complete fire barrier between the compartment that they Every floor should form a 1) Alara to review Firestopping Alara
separate and have the appropriate fire resistance of 2 hours like firewalls. Because of the complete fire barrier between the Shop Drawings.
building is classified as high-rise building, the floor coatings should be at least Low compartment that they 2) Alara to be more specific.
Flammability which is CFL - s1 in accordance with TS EN 13501-1. separate and have the
appropriate fire resistance of 2
hours like firewalls. Because of
the
building is classified as high-rise
building, the floor coatings should
be at least Low
Flammability which is CFL
- s1 in accordance with TS EN
13501-1. Above should be
fullfilled in material selections.
4 If easily inflammable Class FFL insulating materials are used on floors, these should be coated by If easily inflammable Class FFL Alara to review Alara
concrete of at least 2 cm thickness. insulating materials are used on
floors, these should be coated by
concrete of at least 2 cm
thickness. Above should be
fullfilled in material selections.
5 The ceiling and suspended ceiling materials should be at least Low Flammability which is CFL - s1 The ceiling and suspended Alara to review Alara
in accordance with TS EN 13501-1. ceiling materials should be at
The product datas conformity evaluation, with respect to the above provided designation, will be least Low Flammability which is
submited by a separate evaluation report. CFL - s1 in accordance with TS
EN 13501-1. Above should be
fullfilled in material selections.

3.4 Facade:
6 Because the building is classified as high-rise building, the exterior facade should be at least non Because the building is classified Under review. Alara stated AW to review.
flammable which is A2 s1, d0 in accordance with TS EN 13501-1. as high-rise building, the exterior there are 3 critical items: foam
facade should be at least non under the cover caps, PVC
flammable which is A2 s1, d0 Schco material at the base
in accordance with TS EN 13501- and Prodema panels are not
1. Above should be fullfilled in compliant.
material selections. Axis to provide detail for PVC
at the base.
7 The floors should terminate at facade without any gaps.The FRR of the floor should be The floors should terminate at Alara to clarify what is the Alara
continiuous throughout the floor and at intersection to facade. facade without any gaps.The problem.
FRR of the floor should be
continiuous throughout the floor
and at intersection to facade.
Above should be fullfilled..
8 The floor/facade intersection areas shall be FRR for at least the required value for the floors The floor/facade intersection Same as the item above. Alara Alara
to prevent the spread of flames from one floor to the adjacent floors. There shall be 100cm areas shall be FRR for at least to be more specific.
FRR spandrel (or 100 cm noncombustible wall) between the floors to prevent spread of the required value for the floors
flames. If this is not possible, there shall be closely spaced sprinklers located max. 1.5m to prevent the spread of flames
away from the facade. Sprinklers shall be spaced max. 2m from each other. from one floor to the adjacent
floors. There shall be 100cm
FRR spandrel (or 100 cm
noncombustible wall) between
the floors to prevent spread of
flames. If this is not possible,
there shall be closely spaced
sprinklers located max. 1.5m
away from the facade. Sprinklers
shall be spaced max. 2m from
each other. Above should be
fullfilled.
8.1 In accordance with our Review Report (467_001_20140528_ALR), the floor/facade Item 27 should be resolved Alara to be more specific. Alara
intersections and wall/facade intersections are not conforming to local regulations.
9 The product data of Prodema panels submitted was analyzed. On page 37 of the document, The product data of Prodema Under peer review AW to review.
Prodex PD is provided for 3mm thickness as given below: panels submitted was analyzed.
9.1 The classification of the product is D-s2,d0 which is normally flammable. But, the building is a high- The classification of the product Under peer review AW to review.
rise building and the facade should be at least non-combustible which is A2 s1, d0 in accordance is D-s2,d0 which is normally
with TS EN 13501-1. For this reason, the product is not conforming to local regulations. flammable. But, the building
is a high-rise building and the
facade should be at least non-
combustible which is A2 s1,
d0 in accordance with TS EN
13501-1. For this reason, the
product is not conforming to local
regulations. Aproduct
conforming to A2-s1-d0
specification should be used.

9.2 The product datas conformity evaluation, with respect to the above provided designation, will be The product datas conformity Under peer review AW to review.
submited by a separate evaluation report. evaluation, with respect to the
above provided designation,
will be submited by a separate
evaluation report.
3.5 Roof:
10 The building is a high-rise building. All of the material types should conform to requirements The building is a high-rise AW to redesign the roof AW
of high-rise buildings. building. All of the material types waterproofing details.
should conform to requirements
of high-rise buildings.

10.1 The structural framing bearing the roofs and roof coverings should be non-combustible ( A1 The structural framing bearing Alara to clarify Alara
in accordance with TS EN 13501-1) in highrise and adjoining buildings the roofs and roof coverings
should be non-combustible ( A1
in accordance with TS EN 13501-
1) in highrise and adjoining
buildings. Above should be
fullfilled in material selections.

10.2 The product datas conformity evaluation, with respect to the above provided designation, will be The product datas conformity Alara to clarify Alara
submited by a separate evaluation report. evaluation, with respect to the
above provided designation,
will be submited by a separate
evaluation report.
3.6 Ceilings:
11 The the ceiling and suspended ceiling materials should be at least Low Flammability The the ceiling and suspended Alara to check Alara
which is A2, B, C - s3, d2 in accordance with TS EN 13501-1. ceiling materials should be at
least Low Flammability
which is A2, B, C - s3, d2 in
accordance with TS EN 13501-1.
Above should be fullfilled in
material selections.
11.1 The product datas conformity evaluation, with respect to the above provided designation, The product datas conformity Alara to check Alara
will be submited by a separate evaluation report. evaluation, with respect to the
above provided designation,
will be submited by a separate
evaluation report.
3.7 Internal Finishing:
12 For high-rise buildings interior finishing materials/wall coverings and the insulations for heat For high-rise buildings interior Alara to check Alara
transfer and noise should be at least as follows; finishing materials/wall coverings
and the insulations for heat
transfer and noise should be at
least as follows;
12.1 Wall Lining: Minimum A2-s1-d0 Wall Lining: Minimum A2-s1-d0 Alara to check Alara
12.2 Internal Wall Insulations: Minimum A2, B, C - s3, d2 Internal Wall Insulations: Alara to check Alara
Minimum A2, B, C - s3, d2
12.3 Exterior Wall Lining: Minimum A2 - s1, d0 Exterior Wall Lining: Minimum Alara to check Alara
A2 - s1, d0
12.4 Wall lining A2s1- do corresponds to a non combustible material , therefore any interior Wall lining A2s1- do Alara to check Alara
finish lower than this classification (i.e. wood veneers, plywoods ) shall not be used over the corresponds to a non
interrior walls. These designations indicate minimum local code requirements any combustible material , therefore
classification over these levels shall be acceptable. any interior
finish lower than this
classification (i.e. wood veneers,
plywoods ) shall not be used over
the
interrior walls. These
designations indicate minimum
local code requirements any
classification over these levels
shall be acceptable.
12.5 The product datas conformity evaluation, with respect to the above provided designation, will be The product datas conformity Alara to check Alara
submited by a separate evaluation report. evaluation, with respect to the
above provided designation,
will be submited by a separate
evaluation report.
3.8 Fire Compartments:
The FRR of all compartment components should be continuous throughout the Item 46 should be applied for the Alara to check Alara
compartments, at joints and intersections. There shall be no weak openings between the related components of the
compartments. There shall be no holes or cavities on firewalls. building
Easily flammable materials are prohibited in construction. They are permitted only where they are Item 47 should be applied for the Alara to check Alara
used in a composite, which conforms to normally flammable material properties. related components of the
building
The product datas conformity evaluation, with respect to the above provided designation, will be The product datas conformity Alara to check Alara
submited by a separate evaluation report. evaluation, with respect to the
above provided designation,
will be submited by a separate
evaluation report.
There should be FRR compartment walls for the following areas: Item 49 should be applied for the Alara to check Alara
- Walls of boiler rooms, parking areas, main electric distribution rooms, transformer room in the related components of the
buildings, MV rooms, generators, fire pump room, kitchens and similar areas. building

The compartment walls are given on means of egress and fire zones drawings.
3.12 Fire Escape Stairs:
14 Riser height must be a maximum of 175 mm. Riser height must be a maximum Stair 3 new survey has been AW to clarify.
The details of stairs were analyzed. Stair 3 has risers, which are higher than required of 175 mm. sent for review to Alara..
at level -13.60, level -13.59, level -13.42, level -12.72, level -12.54, level -12.19 and level -12.02. The details of stairs were According to their review,
analyzed. Stair 3 has risers, there are 9 treads over 175mm
which are higher than required according to TFPR. However,
at level -13.60, level -13.59, level - IBC codes have been followed
13.42, level -12.72, level -12.54, during the site installations
level -12.19 and level which indicate 178mm max.
-12.02. height.
15 In accordance with TFPR, minimum required unobstructed clearance with door leaf In accordance with TFPR, Stair 3 have this problem. AW to clarify.
encroaching on landing should be at least 1/3 of the stair width. However, this dimension is more minimum required unobstructed
than required on some floors. (Please see Appendix 4.1.) clearance with door leaf
encroaching on landing should
be at least 1/3 of the stair width.
However, this dimension is
more than required on some
floors. (Please see Appendix
4.1.)

16 In accordance with TFPR, every landing shall have a min. dimension equal to the width of the stair. In accordance with TFPR, every Stair 3 have this problem. AW to clarify.
However, some landings dimensions are less than the widthx of the stair in the building. (Please see landing shall have a min.
Appendix 4.1.) dimension equal to the width of
the stair. However, some
landings dimensions are less
than the widthx of the stair in the
building. (Please see Appendix
4.1.)

17 In accordance with TFPR, minimum required unobstructed clearance with door leaf In accordance with TFPR, Alara to clarify the specific Alara
encroaching on landing should be at least 1/3 of the stair width. However, this dimension is more minimum required unobstructed problem
than required on some floors. (Please see Appendix 4.1.) clearance with door leaf
encroaching on landing should
be at least 1/3 of the stair width.
However, this dimension is
more than required on some
floors. (Please see Appendix
4.1.)
18 The handrails should be on both sides of the stairs and continuous throughout the stair. The handrails should be on both Reviewed by Alara AW to clarify
Open parts of the stairs at facade shoud be protected by guards or continuous handrails in the form sides of the stairs and continuous
of guards. In accordance with our Rewiev Report 467_003_20140528_ALR), the fire escape stairs throughout the stair.
has FRR walls and some facade elements. In the building, there are handrails on walls near stairs Open parts of the stairs at facade
but there is nothing on landing parts near facade. This is a weak point in design. Guards should be shoud be protected by guards or
provided on open parts of stair landings. continuous handrails in
the form of guards. In
accordance with our Rewiev
Report
(467_003_20140528_ALR), the
fire
escape stairs has FRR walls and
some facade elements. In the
building, there are handrails
on walls near stairs but there is
nothing on landing parts near
facade. This is a weak point in
design. Guards should be
provided on open parts of stair
landings.
3.13 Fire Doors:
19 Fire rating for the walls of vertical openings like stairs and shafts shall be 2 hrs and the exit Item 19 should be provided in Alara to be more specific. Alara
doors on these walls shall be 1 1/2 hr FRR. All the fire rated walls and doors are given on accordance with the fire zones
means of egress and fire zones drawings. and means of egress drawings.

3.14 Fire Safety Halls:


20 In accordance with TFPR, If the construction height exceeds 51.50 m, fire safety hall In accordance with TFPR, If the The area is 6.51m2. AW to clarify.
(vestibule) should be placed infront of the exit stairs .In addition, the area of the vestibule construction height exceeds
should be between 3-6 m2. However, this area is more than required on some floors. (Please 51.50 m, fire safety hall
see Appendix 4.1.) (vestibule) should be placed
infront of the exit stairs .In
addition, the area of the vestibule
should be between 3-6 m2.
However, this area is more than
required on some floors. (Please
see Appendix 4.1.)

3.15 Elevators:
3.16 Fire Pumps:
21 In accordance with TS EN 12845, Pumpsets shall be housed in a compartment having a fire Alara to be more specific. Alara
resistance of no less than 60 min. Because the building height exceeds 30.50 m, fire
resistance rating for the walls of pump room shall be 2 hrs and the doors on these walls shall be 1
1/2 hr FRR. Fire pump room is located in a compartment within a sprinkler protected building with
direct access from outside which is conforming to local regulations.
22 In accordance with our calculations, fire water tank capacity is less than required. It shall be In accordance with our AW to confirm. AW
min. 250 m3. Details will be shown in our Mechanical Review Report. calculations, fire water tank
capacity is less than required. It
shall be
min. 250 m3. Details will be
shown in our Mechanical Review
Report.
3.17 Smoke Control, Ventilation and its Effects on Structure.
23 Parking garage smoke extraction system requires a 10 ach in accordance with TFPR 2009. Parking garage smoke extraction AW to confirm. AW
This corresponds to following flowrates; system requires a 10 ach in
accordance with TFPR 2009.
This corresponds to following
flowrates;

24 Current extraction indicates 42.000 m3/h which is less than 84.000 m3/h. This shall be Current extraction indicates AW to confirm. AW
increased to provide above required rates; louver openings should be increased accordingly. 42.000 m3/h which is less than
84.000 m3/h. This shall be
increased to provide above
required rates; louver openings
should be increased accordingly.

25 There should be make-up air requirement for smoke extraction from corridors. At least 85% of the There should be make-up air AW to confirm. AW
extracted smoke shall be provided at a level not higher than 1,5m above the floor level. AHU below requirement for smoke extraction
floor make-up air system may be used for this purpose but, the flow rates should be arranged from corridors. At least 85% of
accordingly. It should be noted that, common area smoke extraction ducts should be fire rated. the extracted smoke shall be
Smoke extraction from corridors indicate 1563 m3/h X 2 = 3126 m3 of smoke extraction from provided at a level not higher
corridors. This flow rate is far below the required for a smoke control system. Smoke control than 1,5m above the floor level.
calculation should normally indicate over 30.000 m3 / h of flow rate in an office building. The flow AHU below floor
rate should be re-calculated in accordance with EN 12101-5 or NFPA 92 and necessary shaft make-up air system may be used
clearances be verified. for this purpose but, the flow
rates should be arranged
accordingly. It should be noted
that, common area smoke
extraction ducts should be fire
rated. Smoke extraction from
corridors indicate 1563 m3/h X 2
= 3126 m3 of smoke
extraction from corridors. This
flow rate is far below the required
for a smoke control
system. Smoke control
calculation should normally
indicate over 30.000 m3 / h of
flow rate
in an office building. The flow
rate should be re-calculated in
accordance with EN 12101-5
or NFPA 92 and necessary shaft
clearances be verified.
26 As raised floor area is used as a plenum, the wiring inside these spaces shall be mineral, aluminum As raised floor area is used as a AW to confirm. AW
or copper insulated. Only rigid steel piping or non-leak flexible metal pipes are allowed in these plenum, the wiring inside these
spaces. Additionally, non-combustible piping shall be used inside these spaces especilally insulation spaces shall be mineral,
for fan coil unit pipings shall be non-combustible. aluminum or copper insulated.
Only rigid steel piping or non-leak
flexible metal pipes are
allowed in these spaces.
Additionally, non-combustible
piping shall be used inside these
spaces especilally insulation for
fan coil unit pipings shall be non-
combustible.
ALARA ENGINEERING DESIGN REVIEW REPORT
FIRE DETECTION SYSTEM
NO ISSUES STATED IN ALARA REPORT ACTIONS SUMMARIZED BY CURRENT ACTION BY POTENTIAL ACTION
AECOM
1 Provide a legend for missing symbols. A specific example of the missing Alara to clarify AW to revise where
symbols to be provided. necessary after clarification

2 Where audible appliances are installed to provide signals, they shall have a sound Please provide the related code Alara to clarify AW to revise where
level of at least 15 dB above the average ambient sound level or 5 dB above the reference. Are there any necessary after clarification
maximum sound level having a duration of at least 60 seconds or a sound level of at discrepancies observed in our
least 75 dBA@3m (maximum 120 dBA@3m), whichever is greater( A-weighted scale project? Please provide specific
(dBA). ) example.

3 Voltage drop calculation for notification appliances and other calculations such as - - AW to provide.
audibility shall be submitted.
4 Provide battery calculations and note that system shall be on standby condition for Please add code reference. Alara to clarify AW to provide.
72 hours and on alarm condition for 30 minutes in case of a power loss. 72 hours can
be reduced to 30 hours at the existence of a contract between the supplier (or
representative of manufacturer or else) and the owner that indicates maintenance
can be done in 24 hours in case of a failure. Also we recommend to overdesign for 25
% because of the loss at the capacity of the battery by the life time.

5 Provide candela ratings of each strobe on drawing with respect to it's location, if all - - AW to provide.
of them is going to be 15 Cd as stated in legend than it shall be noted that visible
notification appliances shall be installed in accordance with NFPA 72 Table
18.5.4.3.1(a) or Table 18.5.4.3.1(b) for room spacing and height.
6 Visible notification appliances shall be installed in accordance with NFPA 72 Figure Are there any discrepancies Alara to clarify AW to revise where
A.18.5.4.4 for corridor spacing. In a corridor application, visible appliances may be observed in our project? Please necessary after clarification
rated 15cd in corridors if the width of the corridor is less than 6.1 m. provide specific example.
7 Provide monitoring module on fire water tank level detection; - - AW to provide.
Fire water tank, low water level
Fire water tank, high water level
Low pump room temperature
8 Valve supervisory switches (tamper), pressure switches, flow switches should be - - AW to provide.
shown on plans (throughout the building). Provide air maintenance supervisory
switches and pressure switches for each dry alarm valve.
9 Following indications on fire pumps shall be supervised; - - AW to provide.
Fire pump running.
Fire pump trouble Pump power.
Energy supply trouble (loss of power or phase and phase reversal.)
Fire pump fail to start.
Jockey pump trouble/power of.
10 Provide the intent of "MONITORING FOR FIRE FIGHTING" control panel. Missing - - AW to provide.
monitoring modules shall be provided for fire suppression and fire fighting items;
Pressure switches located after pressure regulating valves.
Pressure switches on alarm valves.
Tamper switches for gate valves in pump rooms.
FM-200 system control panel - trouble and alarm
Foam Deluge (in generator rooms) - trouble and alarm
11 What is the purpose of input and output module, provide on drawings? - - AW to provide.
12 Fire alarm control panels shall be controlling the smoke control system by a - - AW to provide.
hardwired connection. Therefore provide control modules for following items;
Smoke Control fans - on & off
HVAC units - on & off
Elevator Pressurization fans- on & off
Stairwell Pressurization fans- on & off
Smoke control dampers - on
Motorized fire dampers - on & off
13 Detectors should not be located in a direct airflow or closer than 1.0 m from a hot air Are there any discrepancies Alara to clarify AW to revise where
supply diffuser. observed in our project? Please necessary after clarification
provide specific example.

14 Provide duct type smoke detectors downstream of the air filters and ahead of Are the ones we have in the Alara to clarify AW to revise where
connections in air supply systems having a capacity greater than 944 L/sec design not enough? Please necessary after clarification
provide specific example.

15 FM-200 protected rooms and pre-action protected rooms shall be equipped by a - - AW to provide.
separate local release control panel and these panels shall be monitored by the main
FACP.

16 Provide clean agent suppression system control panels, wiring diagram layout and - - AW to provide.
interconnection with general fire alarm system.
16.1 8th floor, intersection of axes D-E/3-4 is not comply with the rule. Please add code reference. Alara to clarify AW to revise.
17 Operating radius and ceiling height shall be determined in accordance with EN 54.14 Are there any discrepancies Alara to clarify AW to revise where
Table A.1 for detectors. observed in our project? Please necessary after clarification
provide specific example.
18 Detectors inside the suspended ceilings can only be omitted if the width and length Are there any discrepancies Alara to clarify AW to revise where
of the area is less than 10 meters. And it is only possible in offices, if the drop ceiling observed in our project? Please necessary after clarification
is directly attached to the beams. It shall be coordinated with architects. Ceilings provide specific example.
having irregularities with depths less than 5 % of the ceiling height should be treated
as if they were flat and the radius limits of Table A.1 should be applied. Any ceiling
irregularity (such as a beam) having a depth greater than 5 % of the ceiling height
should be treated as a wall, and the following requirements shall apply:
D > 0,25(H-h): detector in every cell,
D < 0,25(H-h): detector in every second cell,
D < 0,13 (H-h): detector in every third cellr,
D: is the distance between the beams (m), measured from outside to outside
H: is the room height (m)
h: is the depth of the beam (m)
19 There is no need to provide smoke detector for every floor in stairs. Just provide - - AW to revise.
detector at top of stair.
20 Provide smoke detector for every shaft where the area is greater than 2.0 m. Such Please add code reference. Alara to clarify AW to revise.
as: Mechanical floor, intersection of axes E-G/2-4.
21 Provide carbon monoxide detection system at car park. This system will be separated - - AW to provide.
and not connected to fire alarm system.

22 Call point buttons are mounted at 1.1-1.3m from floor level. Comment is not clear. Is this a Alara to clarify AW to revise where
rule or recommendation or necessary after clarification
violation? Please add code
reference.
23 Provide heat tracing calculations. What does trace heating have to Alara to clarify AW to revise where
do with the fire detection system? necessary after clarification
Please clarify.
24 All motorized dampers at floor must be operating during fire and their power shall be Are there any discrepancies Alara to clarify AW to revise where
fed by mains supply and generator. observed in our project? Please necessary after clarification
provide specific example.
25 Provide wiring diagram for control of smoke control equipment and fire / smoke - - AW to provide.
dampers. Power calculations for fire dampers shall also be included.
26 Provide control module on each elevator recall; - - AW to provide.
Stop nearest floor
Recall to exit discharge floor
Recall to alternative floor
Elevator machine room energy cut off
27 Provide monitoring module for elevator machine room sprinkler flow switch. - - AW to provide.
28 Provide fire alarm operation matrix (cause and effect matrix). - - AW to provide.
29 Each switch on the dedicated power feed to an electric sprinkler fire pump motor This comment is already covered Alara -
shall be labelled as follows: in #30 so better be deleted.
SPRINKLER PUMP MOTOR SUPPLY
NOT TO BE SWITCHED OFF IN THE EVENT OF FIRE
30 Each switch on the dedicated power feed to the sprinkler pump shall be labelled: Shouldn't be labeling both in Alara to clarify AW to revise where
SPRINKLER PUMP MOTOR SUPPLY English and Turkish? necessary after clarification
NOT TO BE SWITCHED OFF IN THE EVENT OF FIRE
The letters on the notice shall be at least 10 mm high and shall be white on a red
background. The switch shall be locked to protect it against tampering.
31 The emergency lighting system is required to be arranged to provide the required There is emergency lighting Alara to review -
illumination automatically in the event of any interruption of normal lighting due to system in the design. This
any of the following: comment is not valid.
Failure of a public utility or other outside electrical power supply
Opening of a circuit breaker or fuse
Manual act(s), including accidental opening of a switch controlling normal lighting
facilities
32 Emergency lighting facilities to provide initial illumination that is at any point, not Please review the emergency Alara to review -
less than 1.0 lux, measured along the path of egress at floor level. Illumination level ligting system design and provide
is permitted to decrease at any point, not less than 0.5 lux at the end of emergency your comments on discrepancies.
situation.
33 In accordance with TRFR 2009 Article 46.2.b; in any emergency case, the stair Please review the emergency Alara to review -
landing at the ground level must be separated from the basement stair by a door or ligting system design and provide
similar physical barrier or visible signs must be provided for guidance in order to your comments on discrepancies.
prevent users who evacuate the upper floors from going down to the basement.
34 Guide signs must be visible from every access point on the escape route under both Please review the emergency Alara to review -
normal and emergency lighting conditions. Illumination of guide signs which are ligting system design and provide
illuminated externally, must be minimum 2cd/m in every visible direction and has a your comments on discrepancies.
contrast ratio of minimum 0.5. Guide signs height must not be less than 15 cm,
maximum visibility distance; it must be equal to 100 times of the sign dimension for
guide signs which are externally illuminated or illuminated from the sides, or 200
times of the sign dimension for the emergency guidance units having backit signs or
signs illuminated from inside. For the access from the points which are further than
the distance given above; necessary number of guidance sign are added.

35 Exit lights shall be coordinated, with the means of egress routes. More exit lights Please review the emergency Alara to review -
shall be provided diverting occupants to stairs. ligting system design and provide
your comments on discrepancies.

36 Guide signs shall be located to a height 200 to 240 cm above the floor. Please review the emergency Alara to review -
ligting system design and provide
your comments on discrepancies.

Additional Aecom comments: * Please provide your comments Alara to review


regarding the interconnection
between fire alarm system and
access control system in our
project.
Additional Aecom comments: * Please provide your comments Alara to review
regarding the interconnection
between fire alarm system and
natural gas supply system in our
project.
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FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEM
NO ISSUES STATED IN ALARA REPORT ACTIONS SUMMARIZED BY AECOM CURRENT ACTION BY
1 The maxiumum area of coverage per sprinkler shall be deteremined in accordance with table 19 of Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
EN12845 for sprinklers.
1.1 Maximum distance between sprinklers to wall cannot exceed Table 19 values Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
1.1.2 Entrylevel intersection of axes 1.3-1.8/6-6.9 does not comply with the rule. Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
1.1.3 -1 level, intersection of axes E-F/2-3 does not comply with the rule. Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
1.2 Minimum distance between sprinkler cannot be less than Table 19 values. Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
1.2.1 -2level, intersection of axes G-H/4-5 does not comply with the rule. Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
1.2.2 -2level, intersection of axes G-H/1-2 does not comply with the rule. Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
1.2.3 If these gray dashes are beams, sprinkler locagtions (-2 level,intersection of axes A.6-B/1-2) should be Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
arranged.
2 Maximum area per seprinkler shall be determined in accordance with Table 19 Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
2.1 Typical level, intersection of axes D-F/2-3 does not comply with the rule. Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
2.2 -2 level, intersection of axes B-C/1-3 does not comply with the rule. Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
2.3 -2 level, intersection of axes E-G/5-6 does not comply with the rule. Alara to check Shop Drawings Alara
3 Recessed fire hose cabinets shall not assemble on fire rated wall AW shall provide solution.(For solution ; AAC wall should be AW
reinforced, if not cabinet may be wall mounted)
3.1 Typical level, intersection of axes D-E/3-4 does not comply with the rule. AW shall provide solution.(For solution ; AAC wall should be AW
reinforced, if not cabinet may be wall mounted)
4 According to TYKY 2009-92.2 the travel distance of any point in building to landing valve cannot Travel distance deviates about 10%, so it may acceptable. Alara
exceed 60.0m.
4.1 At -2 level, intersection of axes H-I/7-8 travel distance to the nearest landing Travel distance deviates about 10%, so it may acceptable. Alara
valve exceeding 60m (66.2m)
5 Clean Agent gas suppression system must be designed in accordance with EN15004 Alara to review Shop Drawings. Alara
Please see approved submittal No.210500 005
6 Provide clean agent gas suppression system calculations. Alara to review Shop Drawings. Alara
please see approved submittal No.210500 005
7 Provide what kind of gas will be used in clean agent gas suppression systems Alara to review Shop Drawings. Alara
IG541,please see approved submittal No.210500 005)
8 All clean agent suppression systems are fed by the same cylinder system at -1 level, entry level and Alara to review Shop Drawings. IFC Drawings are not appropriate. Alara
mechanical level.All rooms should be extinguished individually. Approved submittal's (No.210500 005) schematic diagrams show
that each cylinder for each rooms are confirmed by TTJV.

9 All piping dimensions shall be provided.Manufacturer's certified software should be used in Alara to review Shop Drawings. Alara
calculations. Please see Shop Drawing (No.210500 005) includes all output pipe
sizes that calculated verified by certified software.
10 There is mismatch between riser diagram and plan drawings. Alara to review Shop drawings Alara
10.1 Fire hose cabinet pipe dimension is 2 in riser diagram but on typical level Alara to review Shop Drawings. Alara
drawings that is 1. On Shop Drawing the pipe size is 21/2"
11 Drain pipe dim. shall be determined in accordance with Table 8.16.2.4.2. Drawings shall be updated by delegated designer accordingly with Delegated designer
table, later reviewed by AW.
12 If roof or ceiling sprinklers are installed closer than 0,6m. to one side of a column, another sprinkler Alara to review Shop Drawings. Alara
shall be installed on the opposite side of the column within 2m of the column. Columns are above suspended ceiling so why pendent sprinklers be
able not closer to column.
12.1 At -4 level, intersection of axes D-E/4-6 sprinkler locations do not comply with Drawings shall be updated by delegated designer, later reviewed by Delegated designer
the rule. AW.
13 Sprinklers shall be installed not lower than 0,3m below the underside of combustible ceilings or 0.45m Alara need to check architectural sketches, detail, Shop Drawings Alara
below Euro class A1 or A2 or an equivalent in existing national classification systems roofs or ceilings.

14 Please provide sprinkler installation heights and check whether sprinklers are:being obstructed by Alara to review Shop Drawings. Alara
beams or other obstructions. When the deflector (at D in Figure 9) is positioned above the level of the There are no up-right sprinklers above ceilings. All sprinkler heads
underside of beams or similar obstructions, one of the following solutions shall be adopted in order to are below ceiling.
ensure that effective discharge of the sprinklers is not impaired:
* Dimensions shown in Figure 9 shall conform to the values specified in Figure 10
* The sprinklers shall be installed on either side as though it were a wall
15 Sprinklers shall be installed under platforms, ducts, heating panels, galleries,walkways etc., which are: Alara to review coordination drawings. Alara
a. Rectangular, more than 0,8 m wide and less than 0,15 m from adjacent walls or partitions Sprinkler locations need to be updated on coordination drawings by AW
b. Rectangular and more than 1,0 m wide; delegated designer than reviewed by AW.
c. Circular, more than 1,0 m in diameter and less than 0,15 m from adjacent walls or partitions
d. Circular and more than 1,2 m in diameter

16 Travel distance to fire extinguishers shall not exceed 25m and there will be at least one extinguisher Alara to review coordination drawings. Alara
for every 250m2. Fire extinguisher locations shall be determined by Delegated AW
designer than reviewed by AW accordingly.
17 Minimum Distance from edge of heat source to sprinkler should be at least 1.0m. Alara to review Shop Drawings. Alara
17.1 Entry level, intersection of axes F-G/4-5 sprinkler location does not comply with the rule. Heat source is located in below raised floor.
18 Provide hydraulic calculations. Hydraulic calculations shall include supply curve and shall verify a 10% Hydrolic calculations had been provided by TYCO (Sub-Contractor) Alara to check
safety factor.
19 Various hydraulic calculations shall be provided in order to determine the pump Hydrolic calculations had been provided by TYCO (Sub-Contractor) Alara to check
duty; Alara to check hydraulic calculations.
Provide hydraulic calculations for Boiler room, Generator Room - Extra hazard (
not ordinary hazard)
Provide hydraulic calculations for fire hose cabinets.
Provide hydraulic calculations for most remote sprinkler to fire pump which is fed
by low zone.
Provide hydraulic calculations for landing valves.
o Most remote landing valves pressure has to be at least 6.9 bar.
o Fed by low zones most remote landing valve must be provide 6.9bar. It
must be proved by hydraulic calculation.
o Provide 3 landing valves open and flowing at 6,9 bar at each calculation. (
two of them shall be on the same riser)
20 A fire pump room sectional view shall be provided, to indicate all piping and Alara to check the drawing FP1.4/5(Fire Pump Room part plan). Alara
valves (flowmeter line, collector detail etc. are missing).
21 Provide the settings for pressure regulating stations. Alara to be more specific and provide a sample document. Alara
22 Provide fire pump's cut in and cut out settings. AW to provide related drawings and sketches. AW
23 Provide water tank sectional view , indicate min. and max. water levels. AW to provide related drawings and sketches. AW
24 Provide foam type , air compressor flow rate , the type of pre-action system. Also Alara to checkdrawing FP1.4/7 Alara
provide an end of line test and drain valve for pre-action system.
25 Provide the calculation that each dry pipe volume ( internal pipe volume) is less Calculations to be be provided by delegated designer. Delegated designer
than 4 m3 for each dry pipe set. ( Pre-action system shall also be calculated
separately)
26 Provide a label for high pressure valves in riser diagram that they have to be rated AW to provide related drawings and sketches. AW
over 175 psi.
27 Water tank capacity requires a clarification. Determine water tank volume after AW to clarify AW
hydraulic calculations. Provide the duration considered and calculations. FP 1.4 / Alara to check.
5 indicates 170 m3 of water tank, F4.1 /1 indicates 200 m3 of tank.
28 Fire pump suctions shall be free of any Tee or an elbow for a distance of 10 AW to provide related drawings and sketches. AW
times the suction pipe diameter.
29 Provide pipe joining method. Pipe type. ( Note that DN 50 pipe and smaller shall Alara to check related spec. 211313. Alara
not be welded) .
30 Provide information for sprinkler RTI (Which are quick response and which are AW to provide related drawings and sketches. AW
standard response). Note that , generator room, boiler room, and dry pipe systems
shall be standard response the other spaces shall be quick response.
31 Please note that sprinklers in generator room, boiler room shall be 141 C and the Alara to check drawing FP1.4,detail-7 and FP1.7. Alara
sprinklers in concealed spaces shall be 93 C .
32 Pressure reducing valve system should be dual like below figure. AW to provide related drawings and sketches. AW
33 Fire department connections must have ball drip. FP 1.4 and FP4.1 detail-3 Shows Fire department details. Alara to Alara
clarify whether these details meet by codes or not.
If not Alara to provide sample doc.
34 Provide information how the outside hydrants is being connected to system. Alara to be more specific. Alara
35 Provide expansion joint details for pipes. Main pipes 21/2" and above size are joining with grooved Alara
couplings.The pipes 2"and below are joints with threaded.
Alara to review Shop Drawings.
36 In FP0.1 drawing the fire pump capacities were written as (FP-1 & FP-2) 13.8bar AW to provide related drawings and sketches. AW
@ 170m3/h (750gpm).
Drawing FP1.1s hydraulic nameplate was written as 3528L/min (932 GPM) total
water requirement.
Between most remote landing valve and fire pump elevation difference is almost
70m ( 7 bar) and landing valves pressure is at least 6.9bar.
Please check fire pump capacity after hydraulic calculations (as requested in item
19).
37 Supports shall be spaced no more than 4 m apart on steel pipe and 2 m apart on FP 4.0/4 to be checked by Alara Alara
copper pipe except in the case of pipes of over 50 mm diameter, in which case
these distances may be increased by 50 % provided that one of the following
conditions is met:
two independent supports are fitted directly to the structure;
a support is used which is capable of bearing a load 50 % greater than that called
for in Table 40.
38 The maximum spacing between hangers shall not exceed for clean agent pipes, EN Alara to check clean agent submittal (includes Alara
15004-1 Table 4. drawing&calculations).
39 Provide pipe slopes for pre-action and dry pipe system. Alara to be more specific. Alara
40 Provide separate sprinkler flow switches for each elevator machine room and AW to provide related drawings and sketches. AW
elevator well.
41 If the height of the concealed space at roof and floor exceeds 0.8 m, measured Raised floor height is 40cm. Typical Floor tenant areas suspended Alara
between the underside of the roof and the top of the suspended ceiling or ceiling height is about 60cm. But toilet suspended ceiling depth is
between the floor and the underside of the raised floor, these spaces shall be more than 1m.
sprinkler protected. (At elevation +57.40, suspended ceiling height measured is Alara to check Shop Drawings.
1.15m). If the height of the concealed space at roof and floor is no greater than
0.8 m, the spaces shall be sprinkler protected only if they contain combustible
materials or are constructed with combustible materials. Electrical cables with
voltage less than 250V, single phase, with a maximum of 15 cables per tray, are
allowed. The protection in the concealed space shall be to LH when the main
hazard class is LH, and OH1 in all other cases. Therefore for the areas, with
suspended ceiling, the location of sprinkler inside suspended ceiling shall be
identified and / or symbol for sprinkler shall be revised. Sprinklers inside
suspended ceilings shall be at least 93C.
42 Fire dampers are missing on some penetrations from fire walls HVAC drawings Alara to check Shop and Coordination Drawings. Alara
shall be superposed by fire zone drawings.
43 Provide information which fire dampers are going to be motorized or which to be Alara to check Shop and Coordination Drawings. Alara
fusible linked.
44 Location of hangers shall be provided either on plans or by schedules. Alara to check Shop and Coordination Drawings. Alara

45 Layout drawings shall include the following information: Alara to check Shop Drawings, Coordination Drawings. Alara
a) North point indication;
b) The class or classes of installation according to hazard class, including storage
category and design storage height;
c) Construction details of floors, ceilings, roofs, exterior walls and walls
separating sprinklered and non-sprinklered areas;
d) Sectional elevations of each floor of each building showing the distance of
sprinklers from ceilings, structural features, etc. which affect the sprinkler layout
or the water distribution from the sprinklers;
e) The location and size of concealed roof or ceiling voids, offices and other
enclosures sealed at a level lower than the roof or ceiling proper;
f) Indication of trunking, stagings, platforms, machinery, light fittings, heaters,
suspended open cell ceilings etc. which may adversely affect the sprinkler
distribution;
g) The sprinkler type(s) and temperature rating(s);
h) The type and approximate location of pipe supports;
i) The location and type of control valve sets and location of water motor alarms;
j) The location and details of any water flow, and air or water pressure alarm
switches;
k) The location and size of any subsidiary valves, subsidiary stop valves and drain
valves;
l) The drainage slope of the pipework;
m) The location of all test valves;
n) The location and details of any alarm panel;
o) A key to the symbols used.

46 Clean agent system does not have a temperature rating, Alara to check Shop Drawings. Alara
operation area or else. Related material submittal includes necessary layouts and schemes.

47 Smoke exhaust fan, supply air fan, jet fan must be controlled by fire alarm Fire Alarm systems & scenarios design ongoing. EEC Turcom / AW
detection system. Also all fans shall be certified in accordance with EN 12101-3,
class F300) 300C / 60 minutes.
48 Elevator pressurization flow rates are insufficient. It shall also be noted that only the emergency Passenger elevators are not pressurized for smoke exhaust. Fans AW
elevators require pressurization. will run regularly.
Please note that either catch above provided flow rates for the elevators or cancel them. Each regular
elevator requires only a smoke chute which shall not be less than 0.1 m2 or not less than 0.025 times
the well area (whichever is greater).
49 Parking level smoke exhaust flow rate is insufficient for a 10 ach principle. Also Alara to be more specific. Alara
supply air flow is insufficient too. Supply air ratio is recommended to be at least
%85 of exhaust flow rate. Below chart you can see minimum required and existing
flow rates.
50 Corridors are provided with 3060 m3/hr , these are insufficient in terms of Alara to be more specific. Alara
smoke control which is required by TFPR. Please provide a calculation in
accordance with EN 12101-5 or NFPA 92 with a minimum 500 kw design fire. These
HRR normally come up with higher flow rates.
51 Please provide how the make-up air is being provided for corridor smoke exhaust. Alara to be more specific. Alara
Please note that; extracted smoke shall be replaced by a clean air at a 85% rate.