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Publication Citation: Engineering Analysis of the Early Stages of Fire Development--The Fire at the Dupont Plaza Hotel and Casino--December 31, 1986 (NBS IR 87-3560)

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Author(s): Harold E. Nelson;
Title: Engineering Analysis of the Early Stages of Fire Development--The Fire at the Dupont Plaza Hotel and Casino--December 31, 1986 (NBS IR 87-3560)
Published: May 29, 1987
Abstract: This report presents the methods and results of an analysis of the fire development rhough the first and second floors during the December 31, 1986 fire in the Dupont Plaza Hotel and Casino, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Citation: NIST Interagency/Internal Report (NISTIR) - 87-3560
Keywords: hotels; fire growth; flashover; fire investigations; high rise buildings
Research Areas: Building and Fire Safety Investigations, Fire Protection Technologies
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