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State Equestrian Centre Caboolture QLD

APPOINTMENT

Fire Engineering

CLIENT

Moreton Bay Regional Council

DESIGN TEAM MEMBERS

Project Manager: Ridgemill Project Management
Architects: PDT Architects
Building Certifier: Certis Building Certification

OVERVIEW

The State Equestrian Centre was built in Caboolture and consisted of a main arena building, stables and support facilities.

There were a number of Building Code of Australia non-compliance issues which resulted as part of the design. These included –

  • Separation of different classes of use within the same building;
  • Rationalisation of the sprinkler system;
  • Vehicular access surrounding the building for the fire brigade appliance; and
  • Rationalisation of the smoke exhaust and fire detection system within the building.
  • A fire engineered performance based solution was provided to resolve the non-compliance issues.