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    FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - POWDER SYSTEMS - PART 2: DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-2001

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Introduction
    1 Scope
    2 Normative references
    3 Terms and definitions
    4 Expellant gas
    5 Extinguishing powder
    6 Components
    7 Reserve quantity
    8 Location of extinguishing powder container and
       expellant gas container
    9 Safety precautions
    10 Total flooding systems
    11 Local application systems
    12 Control and release of powder extinguishing systems
    13 Pipework design
    14 Documentation, inspection and maintenance
    15 Evaluation of conformity
    Annex A (informative) Example calculations for local
            application system - surface fire
    Annex B (informative) Example calculations for local
            application systems
    Annex C (informative) Minimum design conditions for powder
            based on sodium bicarbonate

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    Describes requirements and gives recommendations for the design, construction and maintenance of fixed fire extinguishing systems which discharge powder from a container, or centrally grouped containers, through nozzles by means of expellant gas in accordance with EN 12416-1 and the relevant part of EN 54 where required.

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    Committee FSH/18/8
    Development Note Supersedes 96/541307 DC. (12/2002) Supersedes BS 5306-7(1988). (09/2007)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current
    Supersedes

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

    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 5306-0(2011) : 2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 9999(2008) : 2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS
    BS 9999:2017 Fire safety in the design, management and use of buildings. Code of practice
    09/30189450 DC : 0 BS 8519 - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF FIRE-RESISTANT CABLES AND SYSTEMS FOR LIFE SAFETY AND FIRE-FIGHTING APPLICATIONS
    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
    11/30203947 DC : 0 BS 9991 - FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF RESIDENTIAL BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    BS 8519:2010 SELECTION AND INSTALLATION OF FIRE-RESISTANT POWER AND CONTROL CABLE SYSTEMS FOR LIFE SAFETY AND FIRE-FIGHTING APPLICATIONS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    16/30314117 DC : 0 BS 9999 - FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS - CODE OF PRACTICE
    09/30182748 DC : 0 BS 5306-0 - FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR THE SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS DD9999(2005) : 2005 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS
    BS 5306-1(2006) : 2006 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE EXTINGUISHING INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 1: HOSE REELS AND FOAM INLETS
    BS 5588-12(2004) : 2004 FIRE PRECAUTIONS IN THE DESIGN, CONSTRUCTION AND USE OF BUILDINGS - PART 12: MANAGING FIRE SAFETY
    BS 5306-0:2011 FIRE PROTECTION INSTALLATIONS AND EQUIPMENT ON PREMISES - PART 0: GUIDE FOR SELECTION OF INSTALLED SYSTEMS AND OTHER FIRE EQUIPMENT
    BS 9999:2008 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR FIRE SAFETY IN THE DESIGN, MANAGEMENT AND USE OF BUILDINGS

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    EN 25923 : 1993 FIRE PROTECTION - FIRE EXTINGUISHING MEDIA - CARBON DIOXIDE
    EN 615:2009 FIRE PROTECTION - FIRE EXTINGUISHING MEDIA - SPECIFICATIONS FOR POWDERS (OTHER THAN CLASS D POWDERS)
    EN 12416-1:2001+A2:2007 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - POWDER SYSTEMS - PART 1: REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR COMPONENTS
    EN 12094-9 : 2003 FIXED FIREFIGHTING SYSTEMS - COMPONENTS FOR GAS EXTINGUISHING SYSTEMS - PART 9: REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR SPECIAL FIRE DETECTORS
    CEN/TS 54-14:2004 FIRE DETECTION AND FIRE ALARM SYSTEMS - PART 14: GUIDELINES FOR PLANNING, DESIGN, INSTALLATION, COMMISSIONING, USE AND MAINTENANCE
    ISO 5923:2012 Equipment for fire protection and fire fighting Fire extinguishing media Carbon dioxide
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