In my organization we use side by side off road vehicles(UTVs) for all hazards response coverage during special events at city parks, venues, festivals, concerts, etc., in our urban areas. We have zero trai... For the conventional heat detector, is it OK to be used in the room where the HVAC air flow direction is downwards(from ceiling to floor), and air flow speed no higher than 0.5m/s. The hvac outlet is installed on ceil... Hi, I am in the process of designing a sprinkler system for a comercial warehouse in Uruguay. Analyzing the products to be stored I´ve noticed that some of them are alcoholic beverages containtin... In the clean agent release control system, is the fire resistant cable mandatory to be used, or fire proof cable can be OK when in steel conduit? Is there any restriction to install a steam boiler running on LPG in basements? What are the available ventilation systems to prevent the accumulation of LPG in case of leak. What are the frequencies of testing deluge systems for transformers? Mainly the full trip test? If you can produce a chart just for deluge systems that would be great! Thanks Hi 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. 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 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? C... 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 Cubic Foot Rule Good morning, NFPA 654 2020, N 184.108.40.206.1.1 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... 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 o... I cannot find information on the presentation of plans [drawings] for the AHJ. Thank you for your help. Mario Berrios 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... 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 approp... As part of our processing we shred tons of appliances. Is anyone aware of possible ignition sources in appliances that have been shredded? We have had a couple fires break out in these shredded piles, even... We test products so sometimes we have a number of flammable aerosols. How many can be stored on the lab bench ? In one of my project (Fiber Cement board Factory) there is diesel storage tank of 15 m3. Below are my queries: 1) What fire protection system is required for this tank as per NFPA 30 or other NFPA standa... NFPA496: This is a purge and pressurize standard that I have only ever seen applied to electrical cabinets located in Class 1 Div 2/Zone2 areas; and MCC or control rooms located within a Class 1 Div2/Zone 2 building.H... is a discharge test requested for the fm200 and inert gas system?