ASHRAE GUIDELINE 1.5
The Commissioning Process for Smoke Control Systems
|Publication Date:||24 October 2017|
The procedures, methods, and documentation requirements in this guideline describe the application of the Commissioning (Cx) Process for each project delivery phase, from Predesign through Occupancy/Operations
a. Smoke control systems to fully support the Cx Process activities
b. Verification during each phase of the Cx Process
c. Acceptance during each phase
d. Documentation during each phase
e. A systems manual
f. Training for operations and maintenance (O&M) personnel and occupants
The procedures, methods, and documentation requirements apply to new construction and ongoing Cx Process activities or requirements for all or portions of buildings and facilities. They also can be applied to rehab, retrocommissioning, or recommissioning projects.
The purpose of this guideline is to describe the technical requirements for applying the Commissioning (Cx) Process, described in ASHRAE Guideline 0 1 and Standard 202 2, that will verify that the smoke control system fulfills the Owner's Project Requirements (OPR).