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FireCAD Development for Hazard Analysis



J. A. Cappuccio, Walter W. Jones, Glenn P. Forney


ABSTRACT ONLY This paper addresses the development of FireCAD, a tool for performing Fire Hazard Analysis using the capabilities of the computer aided design tool, AUTOCAD, and the zone fire model, CFAST. FireCAD uses an AUTOCAD drawing as a basis for generating input files to be modeled by CFAST.
Proceedings Title
Fire Research and Engineering, Second (2nd) International Conference (ICFRE2) ABSTRACTS ONLY
Conference Dates
August 10-15, 1997
Conference Location
Gaithersburg, MD, US


fire research, fire protection engineering, fire hazard, hazard analysis, zone models, predictive models, fire models


Cappuccio, J. , Jones, W. and Forney, G. (1997), FireCAD Development for Hazard Analysis, Fire Research and Engineering, Second (2nd) International Conference (ICFRE2) ABSTRACTS ONLY, Gaithersburg, MD, US, [online], (Accessed July 20, 2024)


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Created August 9, 1997, Updated October 12, 2021