Which type of foam system is suitable to protect Horizontal tank(storing diesel) within a Dike area?
Storing 14,500 Gallon Diesel in a Horizontal tank within a Dike area (outdoor / open to sky). As per NFPA 11, In which nowhere its talk about protection for horizontal tanks. So please suggest. Which Foam system is suitable to protect the hazard? Which NFPA and clauses to be referred?
Referring this clause "NFPA 850 220.127.116.11* Unless consideration of the factors in 18.104.22.168 indicates otherwise, it is recommended that any oil-insulated transformer containing 500 gal (1893 L) or more of oil be separated from adjacent structures by a 2-hour–rated firewall or by spatial separation in accordance with Table 22.214.171.124. Where a firewall is… Show more
A late June wildfire in Utah that burned 467 acres and forced the evacuation of over 100 residents from 42 homes has been linked to teens playing with a Roman candle firework that ignited a hillside before spreading in high winds. As the July 4th Independence Day Weekend approaches, we are all reminded that mishandled fireworks pose a great… Show more
How can I find out which state adopted NFPA 72 as state law?
With public displays cancelled, video urges people to avoid consumer fireworks and burden on front line workers
UPDATE: With July 4 weekend just days away and Canada Day celebrations happening today (July 1), we want to remind everyone about the dangers of consumer fireworks. The blog post below highlights the damage incurred by fireworks each year, while our fireworks page offers several resources, including sharable social media content and access to our… Show more