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Emergency ventilation and smoke management

Maintaining a safe and comfortable environment in and around tunnels requires sensitive design that considers noise attenuation measures and the integration of ventilation facilities with architectural features.

Mott MacDonald has been at the forefront of transit environment system design for many years. Our cutting-edge skills successfully address the various issues that challenge today’s modern rail and road networks. Our experienced professionals maintain a serious and active interest in these issues, participating in and monitoring advances in technology and methodology worldwide.

Mott MacDonald designs and implements facilities for the safe collection and disposal of hazardous spills, analyzes levels of carbon monoxide and other pollutants in the tunnel environment, designs ventilation systems to maintain high air quality, undertakes simulations of exhaust emissions and the dispersion of smoke from tunnel portals, and designs effective measures to alter the dispersion pattern.

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