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asbestos curtain, fire curtain, safety curtain

A curtain which closes the stage of a theater from the auditorium automatically in case of fire, preventing the spread of flame and smoke; usually fabricated of woven asbestos and steel wire, it may be nonrigid, semirigid, or rigid.
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These questions are also, however, expressed through extensions of the logic of balletic grammar, and by the subversion of many theatrical conventions: the relationships between soloists and corps de ballet are unpredictable; the lighting alternately prevents or forces full vision; the fire curtain crashes down repeatedly during an exquisite double pas de deux.
THE Middlesbrough Little Theatre production of The Cemetery Club has had to be postponed due to a fault with Middlesbrough Theatre's fire curtain.
The purpose of this contract is to set the conditions for the preventive, corrective and normative maintenance service of the facilities of the teatro principal and teatro la farndula de sabadell, which are listed below: transformer station, low voltage electrical installations, generator set, elevators (of people and freight elevators), air conditioning, ventilation and extraction, gas, detection and extinction of fires, plumbing and sanitation, sanitary hot water and legionella prevention, lightning rods, weak signals (public address and voice), scenic machinery, fire curtain, computer program to control climate and electrical installations.
Replacement of fire alarm system, replacement of main incoming 13 way mccb panel, replace distribution boards and cabling, installation of fire curtain over the corridor suspended ceiling and in identified classroom locations, refurbishment of hygiene room.
Replacement of fire alarm system, installation of fire curtain over the corridor suspended ceiling and in identified classroom locations, installation of fire break with fire door in the site managers store at st georges school.
Tenders are invited for Delivery, installation and commissioning of fire curtain o the minimum parameter of fire resistance EI 60 within the task "Construction of the LCN building, guardhouse and pass offices along with the extension of the complex%s security systems in Legionowo.
Contract notice: mnster university hospital - building 3 800 - interdisciplinary extension to the central clinic, 423-g93 fire curtains
These include the installation of a permanent water supply of at least 40 tonnes with continuous pressure, water coils on each floor, fire curtains and fire-resistant materials.
"We have seen a lot of demand for our smoke and concertina fire curtains from our Middle East buyers," Brown tells Construction Week, suggesting the regional industry is keen to boost the fire-safety credentials of its large-scale developments.
"The fire curtains [were] automatically deployed and all 18 glass vents in the pyramid glass roof and mall roof area automatically opened to disperse the smoke," he said.
It is understood there is asbestos throughout the vessel including insulation on pipework, insulation on the two funnels and fire curtains.
The subject matter of this order is the removal of defects of gates and fire curtains at the pge narodowy facility in warsaw along with accompanying construction works.