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alirehman65
In NFPA-10 they haven't included standards for Halotron fire extinguishers, why? And how can I study the standard comparison of Halotron-CO2 fire extinguishers?
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mmarsha9
I am a Single Family 2 story homeowner in the Town of Lewiston, New York.  My home was built in December 2015 by Forbes Capretto Homes.  During the building process, I was told by the builder that due to the incline of the street in which my street is adjacent to, I need a fire sprinkler system.  The builder told me they needed to
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kristinbigda
Today’s blog was written by Val Ziavras, a Fire Protection Engineer at NFPA. Special thanks to Val for her contribution to this blog and discussing one of the many subjects addressed in the Fire Code! Fire-resistance-rated assemblies play a vital role in fire safety. However, an assembly is only as good as its weakest point - the openings.
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president
Hello, customer is looking for inert gas based fire suppression system for protecting reservoirs full of petroleum. What kind of inert gas system in accordance with NFPA 2001 would you recommend pls? IG-01, IG-100, IG-55 or IG-541...? Hazard is kerosene, liquified flammable fuels. Thank you.
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sbirdkc
NFPA 72 7.5.5. Record Drawings state 7.5.5.1 Record drawings shall consist of current updated and shop drawings reflecting the actual installation of all system equipment, components, and wiring. The question is can someone help clarify what is meant by "actual". I understand wiring and terminations, actual locations of devices, etc. What
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debbiebaio
NFPA 35, Standard for the Manufacture of Organic Coatings, and NFPA 36, Standard for Solvent Extraction Plants, are currently seeking committee members. We are in need of new professionals to step forward to help staff the following technical committees:   Manufacture of Organic Coatings (MAC-AAA): Applicants are being sought with expertise
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matt.serafini
Hello,   I am being told that the secondary egress from upper floors of my building is inadequate. We have a three story, six unit apartment building with two apartments per each floor. The building is approximately 80-90 years old. The secondary egress is a wooden fire escape / exterior stair accessible from rear windows.   We are
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