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    FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Withdrawn date:  27-08-2020

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2011

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Section 1. General
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Range of information
    Section 2. Relation to other fire safety measures
    5 General
    Section 3. Fire-fighting media
    6 General
    7 Water
    8 Gaseous media
    9 Foams
    10 Powders
    Section 4. Effects of fire-fighting media on people, property
               and the environment
    11 General
    12 Water
    13 Gaseous media
    14 Foams
    15 Powders
    Section 5. Fixed systems and other fire-fighting equipment
    16 General
    17 Hydrant systems, hose reels (water) and foam inlets
    18 Automatic water systems
    19 Portable fire extinguishers
    20 Inert gas and halocarbon agent systems
    21 Carbon dioxide systems
    22 Halon systems
    23 Foam systems
    24 Powder systems
    Section 6. Dual use of media and systems
    25 General
    26 Examples of dual use of media and systems
    Section 7. Control of fixed fire-fighting systems
    27 General
    28 Water systems
    29 Gaseous systems
    30 Foam systems
    31 Powder systems
    Section 8. Characteristics of fire hazard
    32 General
    33 Risk assessment
    34 Information and advice
    Section 9. Selecting the system to suit the fire hazard
    35 General
    36 Effect of system discharge on neighbouring occupancies
    37 Effect of changing occupancies or building redundancy
    Section 10. Installation, inspection and testing of systems
                and equipment
    38 General
    39 Installation
    40 Acceptance testing
    Section 11. Servicing and maintenance of systems
    41 General
    42 Hydrant systems, hose reels and foam inlets
    43 Sprinkler, water spray and watermist systems
    44 Gaseous systems
    45 Foam systems
    46 Powder systems
    Section 12. Responsibility for fire-fighting equipment and
                systems on premises
    47 Contract arrangements
    Annexes
    Annex A (informative) - Typical applications of fire-fighting
            systems
    Annex B (informative) - Halon
    Bibliography

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    Provides guidance on the selection, use and application of automatic water sprinkler, water spray, watermist, gaseous, foam and powder fire-fighting systems and hypoxic air fire-prevention systems. It also gives guidance on installed equipment for fire and rescue service use, and on the application of portable fire extinguishers.

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    Committee FSH/18/6
    Development Note Supersedes BS 5306-0(1986). (01/2011)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Withdrawn
    Superseded By
    Supersedes

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

    11/30189447 DC : 0 BS 6266 - FIRE PROTECTION FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT INSTALLATIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 9991:2011 FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    12/30258579 DC : 0 BS 5908-1 - FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PRECAUTIONS AGAINST FIRE AND EXPLOSION IN CHEMICAL PLANTS, CHEMICAL STORAGE AND SIMILAR PREMISES
    BS 9991(2015) : 2015 FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    15/30301829 DC : 0 BS 9991 - FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    12/30258581 DC : 0 BS 5908-2 - FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 2: GUIDE TO APPLICABLE STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS
    BS PD5454(2012) : 2012 GUIDE FOR THE STORAGE AND EXHIBITION OF ARCHIVAL MATERIALS
    BS 5306-9(2015) : 2015 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 9: RECHARGING OF PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 9999:2017 FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 5908-1(2012) : 2012 FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 1: CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PRECAUTIONS AGAINST FIRE AND EXPLOSION IN CHEMICAL PLANTS, CHEMICAL STORAGE AND SIMILAR PREMISES
    BS 5908-2(2012) : 2012 FIRE AND EXPLOSION PRECAUTIONS AT PREMISES HANDLING FLAMMABLE GASES, LIQUIDS AND DUSTS - PART 2: GUIDE TO APPLICABLE STANDARDS AND REGULATIONS
    12/30245155 DC : 0 PD 7974-8 - APPLICATION OF FIRE SAFETY ENGINEERING PRINCIPLES TO THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - PART 8: PROPERTY PROTECTION, MISSION CONTINUITY AND RESILIENCE
    BS PD ISO/TR 19814 : 2017 INFORMATION AND DOCUMENTATION - COLLECTIONS MANAGEMENT FOR ARCHIVES AND LIBRARIES
    16/30314117 DC : 0 BS 9999 - FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS PD7974-8(2012) : 2012 APPLICATION OF FIRE SAFETY ENGINEERING PRINCIPLES TO THE DESIGN OF BUILDINGS - PART 8: PROPERTY PROTECTION, BUSINESS AND MISSION CONTINUITY, AND RESILIENCE
    14/30295810 DC : 0 BS 5306-9 - FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 9: RECHARGING OF PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 6266(2011) : 2011 FIRE PROTECTION FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT INSTALLATIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 9251(2014) : 2014 FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEMS FOR DOMESTIC AND RESIDENTIAL OCCUPANCIES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    ISO/TR 19814:2017 Information and documentation Collections management for archives and libraries
    14/30280481 DC : 0 BS 9251 - FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEMS FOR DOMESTIC AND RESIDENTIAL OCCUPANCIES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 9251:2014 FIRE SPRINKLER SYSTEMS FOR DOMESTIC AND RESIDENTIAL OCCUPANCIES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 9991:2015 FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE

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    BS 9999(2008) : 2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS
    BS 5306-5.1(1992) : 1992 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - HALON SYSTEMS - SPECIFICATION FOR HALON 1301 TOTAL FLOODING SYSTEMS
    NFPA 750 : 2015 WATER MIST FIRE PROTECTION SYSTEMS
    BS 5306-1(2006) : 2006 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 1: HOSE REELS AND FOAM INLETS
    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 PD CEN/TR 15276-1 : 2009 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - CONDENSED AEROSOL EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS - PART 1: REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR COMPONENTS
    BS 5306-5.2(1984) : 1984 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS & EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - HALON SYSTEMS - HALON 1211 TOTAL FLOODING SYSTEMS
    BS 5306-4(2001) : 2001 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 4: SPECIFICATION FOR CARBON DIOXIDE SYSTEMS
    BS 5908(1990) : 1990 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE CHEMICAL AND ALLIED INDUSTRIES
    BS 7273-1(1990) : 1990 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 1: ELECTRICAL ACTUATION OF GASEOUS TOTAL FLOODING EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS
    BS 5306-3(2009) : 2009 FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 3: COMMISSIONING AND MAINTENANCE OF PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS EN 13565-1 : 2003 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - FOAM SYSTEMS - PART 1: REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR COMPONENTS
    BS 9990(2006) : 2006 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR NON-AUTOMATIC FIRE-FIGHTING SYSTEMS IN BUILDINGS
    BS EN 3-7 : 2004 PORTABLE FIRE EXTINGUISHERS - PART 7: CHARACTERISTICS, PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS
    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
    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 7273-2(1992) : 1992 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 2: MECHANICAL ACTUATION OF GASEOUS TOTAL FLOODING AND LOCAL APPLICATION EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS
    BS EN 13565-2:2009 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - FOAM SYSTEMS - PART 2: DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE
    BS 9251:2005 SPRINKLER SYSTEMS FOR RESIDENTIAL AND DOMESTIC OCCUPANCIES - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 4422(2005) : 2005 FIRE - VOCABULARY
    BS 7273-1(2006) : 2006 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 1: ELECTRICAL ACTUATION OF GASEOUS TOTAL FLOODING EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS
    BS EN 12416-2 : 2001 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - POWDER SYSTEMS - PART 2: DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE
    BS PD CEN/TR 15276-2 : 2009 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - CONDENSED AEROSOL EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS - PART 2: DESIGN, INSTALLATION AND MAINTENANCE
    BS EN 12416-1 : 2001 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - POWDER SYSTEMS - PART 1: REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR COMPONENTS
    BS 7273-4:2007 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE OPERATION OF FIRE PROTECTION MEASURES - PART 4: ACTUATION OF RELEASE MECHANISMS FOR DOORS
    BS 6266(2002) : 2002 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE PROTECTION FOR ELECTRONIC EQUIPMENT INSTALLATIONS
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