Skip navigation
All Places > Xchange Forums

Industrial Hazards

Log in to follow, share, and participate in this community.

Recent Activity

Gus Martinez
What is NFPA's policy/code on refueling mission critical portable diesel generators while engine is running?
in Industrial Hazards
David Will
I am interested in the Correct and Compliant method of storing gas cylinders used for welding.   I purchased NFPA 51B ("Hot Work"), which refers back to NFPA 55 for cylinder storage requirements.   In looking at NFPA 55 Scope and Applicability, item (4) says that "This code shall not apply to....(4) cylinders used for welding in accordance with… (Show more)
in Industrial Hazards
Bancha Sriwichailampan
I need to use handbook for design&installation fire protection system in Building , Factory , Hospital , School on my job. (Mechanical system) Please tell me about Important handbook. I need to Buy.   1. NFPA 10 ? 2. NFPA 13 ? 3. NFPA 30 ?   Thank you very much   Best Regards Bancha S. Thailand.      
in Industrial Hazards
Ana Maria Garcia Arias
Un cliente tiene una planta de fabricación de pinturas y uno de sus componentes es nitrocelulosa que es altamente inflamable, lo tiene almacenado en una bodega especial con muros y puertas cortafuego, pero le han recomendado no instalar ningún tipo de dispositivo electrónico; sin embargo quiere saber en estos casos entonces qué dispositivo se… (Show more)
in Industrial Hazards
Travis Morenz
Hello-   I am looking for some information regarding the storage amounts of Level 2 and 3 Aerosols in a General Purpose Warehouse. In general I am going by the amounts found in NFPA 30b 6.3.4, specifically a max of 2500 pounds.    My question is are those amounts specific to 50,000 square feet? If I segregated our aerosols in our 100,000 ft… (Show more)
in Industrial Hazards
Brent Smith
I am certain there is a requirement for suppression in a industrial machine pit but cannot locate.  Can someone point me in the right direction?
in Industrial Hazards
Kyla Caponigro
Hi, I am designing foam system for oil storage tanks. I need following clarifications. 1) Maximum how much distance can be allowed between bladder tank to oil tank. 2) How many ratio controllers can be allowed for one bladder tank.
David Jardim
I am a student of the master's degree in urban fire safety at the University of Coimbra (Portugal), who is currently doing the dissertation on "Determination of the explosivity characteristics of hollow polymer microspheres in a 20 L spherical chamber".   For state-of-the-art purposes, I would like to obtain statistical figures on dust explosions… (Show more)
in Industrial Hazards
David Reich
I am trying to assist a customer with evaluation of their current process fluid heater controls systems.   In evaluation of their existing system, we identified that there is currently a relay controlled Pilot Valve hold initiated in the scheme when the system is started up before initiating product flow. During this Pilot Valve hold, the… (Show more)
in Industrial Hazards
Ross Hollands
Dear all,   Does anyone have a recommendation for a fire shutter supplier for conveyor openings into and out of a gas house.   Many thanks Ross Hollands
in Industrial Hazards
Load more items