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Click to view contentHi all! Can anyone tell me how to determine the maximum fire water flow required for the protection of an air separation unit? Thank you in advance.
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The SFPE Handbook and various vendors advise that subsurface injection of foam is not recommended for internal, floating roof tanks.  Are there any studies or incidents that support this position? Thanks
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Hello!   In NFPA 59A is there a 50 ft distance requirement from sloped LNG trenches (underneath LNG piping) to closest source of ignition such as generators, Electrical MCC equipment or Thermal oxidizers? Could not find any direct interpretation for this but I was told that that might be an interpretation that some had.   Are paths of travel for… (Show more)
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I have a straight forward flare burning methane with a NG pilot line.  Where does 497 direct me for the classification of the equipment on this line? I am new to this and would appreciate the help. TG
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Cubic Foot Rule Good morning, NFPA 654 2020, N notes, where an explosion hazard exists, AMSs with a dirty side volume of 8 cubic feet or greater shall be located outside of buildings or adhere to N 9.7.1. We provide AMS with centrifugal separation, cartridge filters, and 4 hp blower. Under our horizontal centrifugal separator, the… (Show more)
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I cannot find information on the presentation of plans [drawings]  for the AHJ. Thank you for your help. Mario Berrios
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  I work for an HVAC service and installation company providing service on residential, light commercial and industrial equipment. We have acknowledged that our current uniforms are lacking in the correct level of protection for the employees, polyester and polyester blends. This choice of uniforms was done to provide some relief from the extreme… (Show more)
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Is there a code reference that prevents the storage of cardboard, paper, etc. within flammable cabinets?   I can only find the code that prevents storage of incompatible materials. Is there something more appropriate?
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Hello my question is regarding the applicability of NFPA 30 to a class IIIA combustible liquid. Suppose my mixture's flashpoint is at 150 degrees F. So it's not a "flammable liquid" under NFPA classification but only a "combustible liquid". I am reading that NFPA 30 requirements apply to storing liquids that are both combustible and flammable. If… (Show more)
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