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New guidance for cloud ceiling fire protection

Under certain conditions, a sprinkler system isn’t needed on both the cloud ceiling and the structural ceiling, a new study finds
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08/28/2013

QUINCY, Mass.—Cloud ceilings—drop ceilings that don’t extend all the way to perimeter walls—are increasingly popular in commercial and industrial buildings. But for fire protection, is a sprinkler system necessary on both the cloud ceiling and the structural ceiling above it?