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Ramesh Ramasamy
Currently I m working for Fire water pump replacement project at Offshore platform. In existing system,there is no annual flow test measuring facility. I want to know whether NFPA-20 calls for any mandatory arrangement for annual flow test? i.e. NFPA-20 (2016) Fig: A.4.21.1.2(a) & A.4.21.1.2(b) shows that the test measuring line
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Daniel King
Hi There is a project starting in our city that will have two high rise buildings located on one lot. The designer wanted to have one water tank as the secondary supply for the two buildings and each building would have it's own fire pump for the fire sprinkler system. I,am not comfortable with just one tank,  has this been seen before or has
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Gregory Harrington
Image via www.select-hinges.com In a #101Wednesdays post this past January, I discussed the Life Safety Code requirements for inspection of egress doors for life safety, and I touched on a bit of confusion created by the language in the 2012 edition and its adoption by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) for health care
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Steve Weyenberg
In an Earlier Question... I asked and received this response...   Question 2 Electrically Safe Work Condition.. 1) Is touch Safe/finger safe design considered ESWC while energized? IF NOT - What would dictate ESWC... No point anywhere in a panel that even a probe / pin could contact? (Epoxy seal everything?) Using Hoffman Sequestr (Incoming
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Faith Berry
The campaign message for NFPA’s Fire Prevention Week October 8-14, 2017 is, “Every Second Counts Plan Two Ways Out!”.  This year’s Fire Prevention Week theme stresses the importance of everyone having an escape plan.  Having a good plan in place can make all the difference in your survival from fire.   
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Talay Petcharat
Dear Expert! I have seen many places are adopting the practice of using the high-expansion foam for their impounding pond which take the spill of LPG from the sphere tank.  As I go through NFPA 11, it states as below quoted; As per my understanding, there is a risk from vapor cloud formation under foam blanket and reignition. Hence I
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Thomas McGowan
  There is so much good going on at the college and university level now-a-days, and community service projects top that list. Projects are wide and varied ranging from helping homeless people with a meal, helping young readers learn to read, cleaning up trash along a river front, and working at the local food pantry. It’s speculator
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