• Looking for some input on newer appliances like air-fryers...

    Looking for some input on newer appliances like air-fryers and convection cooking ovens in a commercial setting without a Type 1 hood. Proprietor creating beer & wine establishment and NYSLA requires a minimum men...
  • Do Thin Combustible Ceilings Compromise Sprinklers?

      The Las Vegas Strip contains many of the largest and most unique buildings in the world.  To create the desired look and feel within a space, the owners and designers occasionally propose suspended ceilin...
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  • emergency light

     Is it sufficient to install the normal lights connected to generator or we have to install emergency lights operated by batteries inside the hospital and which area required to installed emergency lights and whi...
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  • Fire fighting for Boiler

     What is the fir fighting systems for diesel boiler
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  • fire rated door tagging

    Is it mandetory to tag fire rated door and frame an d if the doors are double leaf  how the fire rateted tags to iunstall
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  • Foam System per NFPA

    When to used a Balance proportioning system and an In-line Balance proportioning system?
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  • Heavy Fuel Oil Storage Tank NFPA Req

    Drawing attention to all, Please tell me that which NFPA code need to be followed for Heavy fuel oil storage tank and Light fuel oil tank and give me the guideline also. Expecting yours quick response pls.
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  • CLOSET SPRINKLERS

    CLOSETS SPRINKLERS | NFPA Xchange In NFPA 13, 2007 edition, clothes closets in new apartment buildings that were less than 12ft2 and have no washer/dryers and furnaces/heaters, were permitted to have sprinkler protec...
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  • ESFR SPRINKLER SYSTEM REQUIREMENTS

    Hello Folks. I'm stuck and would love some input. We are in the process of  designing a 900,000 sq,ft distribution warehouse for one of the large companies. Basically they have no rack storage, and the systems ha...
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  • Means of Egress- Exterior walls

    Hello everybody, I am Concept Designer Architect and I am new to the field of the fire protection and means of egress projects, If any body could help in the following:  In the Public projects should the exterio...
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  • Residential Sprinklers in Ordinary Hazard Group 1 Attics

    Please find for discussion suggested designs for Residential Sprinklers in Ordinary Hazard Group 1 Attics.  
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  • Commercial Systems Inspector

    Cennox is a nationwide corporation looking for a  Commercial Systems Inspector.   Part- Time in the Cleveland,OH; North Dayton, OH;  Full- Time in Richmond, VA;  Norfolk, VA; St. Louis, MO 
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  • I passed the licensing test!

    Thank you all for your help! I passed the test! The questions were different then what I had ask here lol. The help though was very nice and at least I have some answers if I come across these problems on the job site...
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  • Fire & Alarm System Inspector Openings...

    Cennox is a nationwide corporation looking for a  Commercial Systems Inspector.   Part- Time in the Cleveland,OH; North Dayton, OH;  Full- Time in Richmond, VA;  Norfolk, VA; St. Louis, MO  &#...
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  • ideas for fire safety in the utility area

    I have a pharmaceutical plant and the utility area located on the roof of administration building the building is already sprinkled however the utility area is not. could you give me any guideline or reference to fo...
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  • containers storage for cargo transportation company

    I have an open area around 70000m2 it will be used for containers storage for cargo transportation company. it is requested of me to review existing fire protection system design layout. There is around 15 fire h...
  • Two Complete sets of Firefighting pumps connected with the main pipe loop

    I am working on a firefighting project one of the paragraph mentioned as below: a.)   Vertical turbine electric fire water pump and diesel generator pump (1 working + I stand by) complete with control p...
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  • do i need to add a sprinkler system

      fire and emergency equipment I have an existing State business building that is being renovated,( day time business only, customers, no patients, no beds.) Do I need to add a sprinkler system
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  • Anti-freeze systems in NFPA 13R

    I had an AHJ tell me today that a NFPA 13R system can't be a glycol system; it automatically becomes a NFPA 13 system. However, when you read 13R 2013 section 5.4.3 it says that the system "shall be installed in accor...
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  • Flexible hoses for sprinkler heads for Extra Hazard classification

    Is it allow to use flexible hoses for sprinkler heads, which are install in Extra Hazard classified area? In one of the previews edition of NFPA 13, it was specified only for Light and Ordinary hazard, at edition 201...
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