Project Description

CASE STUDY

Mechanical smoke ventilation at the Grade II listed former Linotype factory

Project

Egerton Park development includes a collection of apartments, mews homes and detached houses.

The L&M Building is the old Linotype and Machinery Building. Once the entrance and office block, and only remaining part of the once substantial Linotype factory in Altrincham. The impressive building has been repurposed and is now home to a range of unique apartments.

System

Dyer provided a mechanical smoke ventilation system for the Grade II listed former Linotype factory.

At ground floor level, natural ventilation is provided with three certified windows along the corridors either side of the stairwell. Two exterior doors will also be released when the smoke detection is activated.

At first floor level, a mechanical smoke control system is provided by smoke extract fans, with inlet air being provided via the head of stairwell smoke ventilator.

A separate corridor mechanical system is present from the first floor to attic level. It is provided by smoke extract fans, with inlet air being provided via the head of stairwell smoke ventilator.

Dyer service and maintain this system, ensuring its continued reliability.

Products

MECHANICAL SMOKE VENTILATION

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@dyerenvironment

- 5 days ago

@BarbourNews: The L&M Building is the old Linotype and Machinery Building. Once the entrance and offices of the Linotype factory in Altrincham. @DyerEnvironment provided a smoke ventilation system for the Grade II listed factory. Read more: https://t.co/r338nTi7Vh #ventilation #residential https://t.co/AeogUNwsYy
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@dyerenvironment

- 5 days ago

Dyer supplied/commissioned smoke vent controls at 17 Halstow Way, Ashford. We provided 2 CPS-M panels, 8 RT callpoint units & 8 smoke detectors to operate NSHEV roof vents & AOVs, for smoke ventilation to multiple staircases & corridors. Products - https://t.co/BC5fMhGTxe https://t.co/pNYedmPAaq
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@dyerenvironment

- 12 days ago

Dyer provided a mechanical smoke ventilation solution at the former Linotype factory within the Morris Homes Egerton Park development, Altrincham. Our systems serve the communal corridors in this Grade II listed building. Details available on our site - https://t.co/jAnbYqT3Zg https://t.co/W39QQXUS7Y
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@dyerenvironment

- 14 days ago

Work in progress at Rowlinson Construction's Bowes Street Developments in Whalley Range. Dyer have been installing NSHEV dome vents (https://t.co/Wgukp13UQA) and mechanical smoke ventilation systems (https://t.co/XGdD7bNcca). https://t.co/3sTkJDe7qZ
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- 24 days ago

We had a great time catching up with fellow @SmokeContAssoc members at yesterday's @FetaNews annual lunch. https://t.co/TpTMg5I2KQ
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