Latest Fire sprinkler system Stories

2011-02-03 13:47:47

Imagine this: Firefighters enter a several football field-sized, 60-foot high, pitch-black warehouse and they can't see inside—they don't know if there is an inferno or a small fire with a lot of smoke.

2010-12-17 13:35:00

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., Dec. 17, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Fire & Security broke ground in West Palm Beach yesterday on a 15,000 sq. ft.

2010-11-20 00:00:47

Michigan’s Department of Energy, Labor and Economic Growth (MDELEG) has rejected a proposal to force home buyers to equip their new homes with fire sprinklers. Residential fire sprinklers remain as a voluntary option available to purchasers of new homes.

2010-11-15 12:21:59

Major factors contributing to a rapid spread of fire at the Sofa Super Store in Charleston, S.C., on June 18, 2007, included large open spaces with furniture providing high fuel loads, the inward rush of air following the breaking of windows, and a lack of sprinklers.

2010-10-21 00:00:42

Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinkler Improves Their Operations by Choosing Solutions360 as Their Business Automation Software Partner Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinkler one of the largest life safety companies in the American Southeast, announced they have chosen Solutions360 to help them implement professional services automation software. (Vocus) October 20, 2010 Wayne Automatic Fire Sprinkler one of the largest life safety companies in the American Southeast offering installation, maintenance and...

2010-10-21 00:00:42

Engineered Corrosion Solutions Protector Nitrogen Generators Now Available in a Pre-engineered System Engineered Corrosion Solutions announces a pre-engineered nitrogen generation system for dry and preaction fire sprinkler systems. Saint Louis, MO (Vocus) October 20, 2010 Fire Protection Systems Corrosion Management, Inc.

2010-10-14 07:55:00

APPLE VALLEY, Minn., Oct. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Starting January 1, 2011, several states -- including Pennsylvania -- will require fire sprinklers to be installed in all new homes.

2010-04-01 13:20:57

Experimenting on a university dormitory that was scheduled to be torn down, fire researchers from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have demonstrated that the correct combination of automatic fire sprinkler systems, smoke alarms and closed doors provided enough time and safe conditions for residents to escape safely and for firefighters to perform their job without undue hazard.

Word of the Day
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.