1. HVAC calculations for the entire building, arranged
Fire protection and life safety submission requirements
by individual air handling and pumping system.
shall be identified as a separate Fire Protection section as
Block loads for heating and refrigeration.
outlined in this document.
Room load and supply air calculations.
System load and supply air calculations (for VAV
1. Demolition plans.
System pressure static analysis at peak and
2. Full set of fire protection construction drawings.
minimum block loads (for VAV systems).
Drawings must be carefully dimensioned,
Heat loss calculations for walls and roofs.
noted and detailed for accurate bidding and
Acoustical calculations (for VAV systems use peak
3. Fire Protection details. (All typical details must be
Flow and head calculations for pumping systems.
shown on the drawings.)
2. Plumbing calculations.
Include entire building, including roof drainage
Building's construction type (e.g., 443, 222, etc.).
calculations and hot water heating calculations.
Firewalls and smoke partitions.
Water supply calculations, including pressure.
Panel and curtain walls.
Sanitary waste sizing calculations.
Fire stopping configurations. Include details of all
3. Sizing of fuel storage and distribution and vibration
openings between the exterior walls (including
panel, curtain, and spandrel walls) and floor slabs,
openings in floors, and shaft enclosures.
Each required fire door.
Security door hardware, including
Fire pump configuration.
Anchorage of underground fire protection water
Alteration Projects Construction Documents
Revised March 2005 PBS-P100