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Fire Risks at Warehouses & Logistics-and Solutions

Goods have to be available around the clock today – in many cases on a just-in-time basis. Modern high-bay storage facilities are designed with these new requirements in mind. As a result however, the vulnerability of countless production processes has also increased: due to this concentration within single, large logistics sites, there is a much greater risk of the entire value-generation and delivery chain coming to a halt in the event of fire. So downtime must be avoided at all costs.


FIRE AND SMOKE CURTAINS Even if you have heard of fire curtains and smoke barriers, it is easy to become confused by the technical specifications and terminology that surround them. In this article, we hope to explain in simple language what a fire curtain is and most importantly, why they are needed. Put simply, a fire curtain is a specially constructed curtain that descends from the ceiling to block an opening and stop fire and smoke spreading between two areas. In larger structures, several fire curtains are used which divide the building into ‘fire compartments’ when there is a fire. This is called ‘Compartmentation’ and is a fundamental element of passive fire protection in buildings. It helps to: Provide time for people to escape Protect escape routes Allow time people for fire fighting services to arrive Protect property Structure of a Fire Curtain A fire curtain is similar to a metal roller shutter in that it descends vertically as it un-rolls from a ‘top box’

What is LIFE AFTER 55 ?

An interesting article.  Life can begin at 55, it is all in your hands! Many people feel unhappy, health-wise and security-wise, after 60 years of age, owing to the diminishing importance given to them and their opinions. But, it need not be so, if only we understand the basic principles of life and follow them scrupulously. Here are ten mantras to age gracefully and make life after retirement pleasant. 1. Never say I am aged' : There are three ages, chronological, biological, and psychological. The first is calculated based on our date of birth; the second is determined by the health conditions; the third is how old we feel we are. While we don't have control over the first, we can take care of our health with good diet, exercise and a cheerful attitude. A positive attitude and optimistic thinking can reverse the third age.

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Vastu Problems ? Increase POSITIVE ENERGY in your House !

*1.* Open all windows in the house and allow fresh air and sunshine to enter the house. Free flow of air and sun rays are negative energy remover *2.* Dispose of all the old unwanted things lying in the house. Clutter is a negativity magnet. It attracts and accumulates negative energy in the house. *3.* Walking barefoot in the house helps all your negative energy to be absorbed by the earth.  Grounding is important to keep the energy balance in our body.