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Steve Strain
We are working on a airplane hanger in Cincinnati, OH. The hanger is a Type II hanger protected with a closed head fire suppression system and a foam type system with generators to release/activate the foam. My question is to size the fire pump, do you take the more demanding of the of the two systems? In this case the sprinkler demand is 1161gpm
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Michael Peirson
At our site we have a cogen unit fueled by natural gas in our power house that runs to help mitigate power costs at high peaks. It has a CO2 extinguishing fire protection built in that senses high temperature  and shuts down the unit and deploys CO2 gas. Recently we found this protection system left locked out at a isolation point after it
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Angelo Verzoni
Today marks six months since the deadliest blaze in modern UK history occurred at the Grenfell Tower in West London. Around the globe, the date was marked by solemn reflection. At St. Paul’s Cathedral in Central London, more than 1,500 people, including the British prime minister and royal family members, gathered to pay their respects to
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Tom Ardito
I've been having issues back and forth with my AHJ regarding the use of open flames to keep food warm, I've looked in NFPA 1, NFPA 51B, and NFPA 101 all regarding hot work. But, there is nothing specific that I've seen that mentions open flames and how they are being used. I was hoping you could point me in the right direction.   Thank you.
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Deb Thompson
Hi.   I am looking for a NFPA 24 class for 2-3 individuals.  These individuals are studying for the Ohio - Fire Service Main Exam.  This exam encompasses NFPA 24 and NFPA 25.   I am able to easily find NFPA 25 classes.  I have tried every search engine and still come up with nothing for NFPA 24.  Does anyone know of
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Lisa Marie Sinatra
The 2018 edition of 70E is now available! NFPA is pleased to offer a free fact sheet that provides an overview of the standard along with answers to some of the questions you have about it. They include:   The purpose of NFPA 70E • The relationship between NFPA 70E and other codes and standards • The relationship between
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