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


Harold E. Nelson


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
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Pub Type: NIST Pubs


hotels, fire growth, flashover, fire investigations, high rise buildings
Created May 29, 1987, Updated November 10, 2018