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    FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2016

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    0 Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 General recommendations
    5 Detection, actuation and control
    6 Design and installation
    7 Components
    8 Water supply, including additives
    9 Pressurization systems
    10 Commissioning
    11 Inspection and maintenance
    Annexes
    Annex A (informative) - Elements of a typical watermist
            fire suppression system
    Annex B (normative) - Enhanced availability provisions for
            volume protection systems
    Annex C (informative) - Assumed maximum areas of
            operation for typical watermist systems
    Annex D (normative) - Testing of nozzles
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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Provides recommendations for the design, installation, commissioning and maintenance of watermist systems.

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    Committee FSH/18/5
    Development Note Supersedes BS DD8489-1(2011) & 14/30295814 DC. (06/2016)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 8489-7:2016 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 7: FIRE PERFORMANCE TESTS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR WATERMIST SYSTEMS FOR THE PROTECTION OF LOW HAZARD OCCUPANCIES
    BS 9999:2017 FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 8489-6:2016 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 6: FIRE PERFORMANCE TESTS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR WATERMIST SYSTEMS FOR THE PROTECTION OF INDUSTRIAL OIL COOKERS
    BS 8489-5:2016 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 5: FIRE PERFORMANCE TESTS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR WATERMIST SYSTEMS FOR THE PROTECTION OF COMBUSTION TURBINES AND MACHINERY SPACES WITH VOLUMES UP TO AND INCLUDING 80 M[3]
    BS 8489-4:2016 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 4: FIRE PERFORMANCE TESTS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR WATERMIST SYSTEMS FOR LOCAL APPLICATIONS INVOLVING FLAMMABLE LIQUID FIRES

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    ISO/IEC 17025:2005 General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
    BS 7671(2008) : 2008 REQUIREMENTS FOR ELECTRICAL INSTALLATIONS - IET WIRING REGULATIONS
    BS EN 15004-1:2008 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - GAS EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS - PART 1: DESIGN, INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE
    BS EN ISO 14847 : 1999 ROTARY POSITIVE DISPLACEMENT PUMPS - TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS
    BS 7273-5(2008) : 2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 5: ELECTRICAL ACTUATION OF WATERMIST SYSTEMS (EXCEPT PRE-ACTION SYSTEMS)
    BS EN 1717 : 2001 PROTECTION AGAINST POLLUTION OF POTABLE WATER IN WATER INSTALLATIONS AND GENERAL REQUIREMENTS OF DEVICES TO PREVENT POLLUTION BY BACKFLOW
    BS 8489-5:2016 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 5: FIRE PERFORMANCE TESTS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR WATERMIST SYSTEMS FOR THE PROTECTION OF COMBUSTION TURBINES AND MACHINERY SPACES WITH VOLUMES UP TO AND INCLUDING 80 M[3]
    ISO 6182-11:2003 Fire protection Automatic sprinkler systems Part 11: Requirements and test methods for pipe hangers
    BS EN 13445-5 : 2014 UNFIRED PRESSURE VESSELS - PART 5: INSPECTION AND TESTING
    BS 5839-1:2013 FIRE DETECTION AND FIRE ALARM SYSTEMS FOR BUILDINGS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN, INSTALLATION, COMMISSIONING AND MAINTENANCE OF SYSTEMS IN NON-DOMESTIC PREMISES
    BS 8489-6:2016 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 6: FIRE PERFORMANCE TESTS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR WATERMIST SYSTEMS FOR THE PROTECTION OF INDUSTRIAL OIL COOKERS
    BS EN 1057 : 2006 COPPER AND COPPER ALLOYS - SEAMLESS, ROUND COPPER TUBES FOR WATER AND GAS IN SANITARY AND HEATING APPLICATIONS
    BS EN 13501-1 : 2007 FIRE CLASSIFICATION OF CONSTRUCTION PRODUCTS AND BUILDING ELEMENTS - PART 1: CLASSIFICATION USING DATA FROM REACTION TO FIRE TESTS
    BS EN 1968 : 2002 TRANSPORTABLE GAS CYLINDERS - PERIODIC INSPECTION AND TESTING OF SEAMLESS STEEL GAS CYLINDERS
    BS 7273-3(2008) : 2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 3: ELECTRICAL ACTUATION OF PRE-ACTION WATER MIST AND SPRINKLER SYSTEMS
    BS 8489-7:2016 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 7: FIRE PERFORMANCE TESTS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR WATERMIST SYSTEMS FOR THE PROTECTION OF LOW HAZARD OCCUPANCIES
    DD CEN/TS 14816 : 2008 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - WATER SPRAY SYSTEMS - DESIGN, INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE
    BS EN 12845:2015 (published 2016-02) Fixed firefighting systems. Automatic sprinkler systems. Design, installation and maintenance
    BS EN 60947-1 : 2007 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 1: GENERAL RULES
    BS 8458:2015 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - RESIDENTIAL AND DOMESTIC WATERMIST SYSTEMS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION
    BS 8489-4:2016 FIXED FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS - INDUSTRIAL AND COMMERCIAL WATERMIST SYSTEMS - PART 4: FIRE PERFORMANCE TESTS AND REQUIREMENTS FOR WATERMIST SYSTEMS FOR LOCAL APPLICATIONS INVOLVING FLAMMABLE LIQUID FIRES
    BS EN 60947-4-1 : 2010 LOW-VOLTAGE SWITCHGEAR AND CONTROLGEAR - PART 4-1: CONTACTORS AND MOTOR-STARTERS - ELECTROMECHANICAL CONTACTORS AND MOTOR-STARTERS
    BS 4422(2005) : 2005 FIRE - VOCABULARY
    BS EN 10255:2004 Non-alloy steel tubes suitable for welding and threading. Technical delivery conditions
    BS 1710(2014) : 2014 SPECIFICATION FOR IDENTIFICATION OF PIPELINES AND SERVICES
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