SYSTEMS

Fire Hydrant System


Fire Fighting Hydrant System are used systems in residential and industrial projects to fight and prevent the spread of fire. A Red colour pipe of either Mild Steel or Galvanised Steel is used to circulate around the building or factory premise is known as a Fire Hydrant Pipe. In event of a fire, when you see a fireman shooting water up to 100 feet or more then the fire man is using a Fire Hydrant System. Such is the power of the Fire Hydrant System that water can be shot right up to directly into the fire.

Fire Hydrant Systems forms the basis, of Fire Protection Systems, without which fighting Fire is not possible at all. It is the most conventional and useful system of fighting fire and is recognized worldwide for its reliability by fire professionals. Installation of Fire Hydrant System is relatively easy.

How does a Fire Hydrant Systems Operate :

A special water tank dedicated to Fire either underground or over the ground is constructed, where water is stored throughout the year. This water tank is connected to the pump room, from the pump room there are two to three main pipes which form a network of pipe that cover the compound or the risk area. The pump charges the pipes with water and super pressuraize it at nearly 7 to 10bar.

In occurrence of fire, water is released through the hydrant post and water is discharged to the points of direction of the fire. A very strong flow of water now, attacks the fire and the fire is eventually extinguished. The pump continuously pumps the water to maintain the system pressure. Remember that Fire Hydrant System is used by fire professionals only.

Fire Hydrant System advantages:

Fire Hydrant Systems are very durable and long lasting and can be used from medium to large sized fires. It has a long range. Since the Fire Hydrant System is designed by Fire Professional engineers considering the Risk layout drawings and taking many pros and cons into consideration, a fire hydrant can attack fire from different angles. The entire systems requires low maintenance.

Fire Hydrant system is the first choice of any government fire fighting authority hence many clients and Fire consultants search only for Fire Fighting Systems Contractors.