Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community. Please find enclosed possible solutions to the Natural Disasters of the County of Los Angeles and the City of Fort McMurray. Sprinklers in Attic could possibly be an anti-freeze loop if the head count does not... I am planning to study for CFPS Exam. Can anyone guide me on how to study for the exam .Do I need to study the entire books that's prescribed for CFPS Exam.Need suggestions? Is there a requirement in any of the NFPA codes that require any fire sprinkler piping that is painted to be painted red? Hello Everyone, We have an open area about 40x40 in which we store Gas/diesel/petrol. The area is open from 4 ends and just covered from the top(shed installed). We are suggested to install foam based sprinkler syste... Hi All NFPA RF recently prepared and presented (via a webinar) a literature review on ORS. I have read the review, and attended the webinar, and was seriously unimpressed by the lack of experience with ORS installati... Below are answers to questions that both Jacqueline Wilmot and I received during our Webinar "Integrated System Testing – What a Fire Protection Engineer Needs to Know" Here are some additional reso... In NFPA 25 , regarding Fire water pump Annual Performance test, one of the acceptance criteria is specified as pump performance shall be within 95% of the initial unadjusted field test curve. If the initial fiel... Hi all, need your help on HAC. For ethanol in drums (about 500kg each) in storage room (about 10 drums) with no activity to open the drum, should be classified as hazardous area or non-hazardous area? Those dru... I was hired as a fire sprinkler designer 3 months ago with no experience using HydraCAD and I'm wondering if anyone would want to give me some advice. Are there any videos out there or blogs where they ... 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... 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... 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... What is the fir fighting systems for diesel boiler 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 When to used a Balance proportioning system and an In-line Balance proportioning system? 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. 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... 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... 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... Please find for discussion suggested designs for Residential Sprinklers in Ordinary Hazard Group 1 Attics.