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Active design components selected to provide these functions include: Electronic access control systems card readers, biometric readers, electromagnetic locks, intrusion detection systems, etc. Electronic notification systems annunciators, duress buttons, radios, etc. Pedestrian and vehicle access infrastructure turnstiles, doors, gates, mantraps, portals, active vehicle barriers, etc.
Standby emergency power with auto transfer switch and on-site fuel storage Wireless backup for landline communications Sump pumps for submerged areas containing critical functions Active Vehicle Barrier Free-standing, half-height turnstile installation utilizing a drop in floor mounting panel.
Sustained operations for building operational infrastructure will vary based on tenant needs and should be evaluated to identify which systems require sustained operations, and which do not, with un-biased levels of criticality and prioritization for each.
Unintended Consequences One of the most desired goals of adequate resilience management is to try to avoid unintended consequences. Some of the concerns that can produce unintended consequences are: Obviously, ignoring these linkages or interactions while performing any of the resilience management components could lead to erroneous decisions or computations, which might, in turn, lead to costly operations and the potential for unintended consequences.
Asset Resilience Links for Resilience Management Simplified Tall Building Example Community Network for Resilience Management Cascading Effects Definition and Examples Cascading effects CE can be subjectively defined as a failure or severe degradation in performance of a single consideration within an asset or community that will propagate throughout the asset or community causing additional more failures.
Whether it is an asset or a community, each is composed of different physical or operational considerations nodes. Note that each link can also be considered a node.
The Asset Resilience figure above shows a simple example of an asset interconnectivity network. The Community Network figure above shows an example of a community interconnectivity network.
A degradation of performance in any of these considerations nodes might lead to a degradation of the performance of the neighboring considerations nodes. This degradation might continue to propagate throughout the whole network asset or community.
The degradation of performance in nodes can vary from limited degradation to complete failure of the consideration nodes. There are numerous examples of cascading effects CE. Progressive collapse of buildings is a classic example of CE.
In short, there are examples of CEs in the aftermath of any natural or manmade disaster. Resilience of assets or communities is directly related to cascading effects.
Large degrees of cascading effects failures within an asset or community are a sign of low resilience, and the reverse is true. Cascading effects can have an effect on the ratings of all 4Rs.
For example, a structural failure of a roadway robustness can have an effect on recovery efforts. Lack of redundancy of power sources can have an effect on flood gates which might lead to flooding-related failures robustness.
Thus there is a need to understand cascading effects in both assets and communities of interest. Such understanding should include ways to assess and mitigate CE. The directionality between two nodes will indicate which node affects the other or whether the linking between the two nodes is directionless.
With fire rating having a mutual two directional link with power which controls IT systems. The latter have a mutual two directional link with HVAC. Also, foundation behavior affects overall behavior of structural system which in turn can affect architectural systems.
The final important step in assessing CE would be the accurate estimation of the properties of both nodes and links within the network. Following these three important steps, evaluations of the CE metrics can be possible either probabilistically or deterministically.
Assessing some of the CE metrics for an asset node or a community network of assets might constitute a first step for an asset or community manager. For if such an assessment reveals that mitigation is warranted, the effects of different mitigation options on CE should be included.
It is important to note that CE can have effects on both costs and benefits of different mitigations projects. Because of this, changes of CE patterns and metrics need to be evaluated either positive changes or negative changes if a mitigation project is performed. Without evaluating CE changes and effects positive or negative unintended consequences might occur after performing mitigation projects.
The figure below illustrates this unintended consequences factor. Security Layering of Spaces Currently there are limited available methodologies and tools that objectively include asset node -based or community network -based CE in either assessments or mitigation efforts.
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