October is Fire Prevention Month, and the perfect time to educate co-workers, staff, and building occupants about practical fire safety and prevention tips.
The Campus Crossroads expansion at Notre Dame is the largest building project the university has ever undertaken. Ryan Fireprotection assisted in this pivotal construction by designing and installing the sprinkler systems for the east and west additions.
The NFPA requires that fire sprinkler systems being inspected and tested on a regular basis. The experienced team at Ryan Fireprotection can assist in this critical maintenance. Contact us today.
A brief overview of the 4 common types of commercial fire sprinkler systems: wet, dry, pre-action, and FM-200 / FE 25.
Back to School season is quickly approaching, which means educational facilities need to be ready for inspections as required by the State of Indiana, Homeland Security, and local codes.
The NFPA requires an internal inspection of piping every five years or when conditions indicate the need for it. Occasionally, an obstruction investigation may also be required to ensure that piping, valves and other components don’t become obstructed to the point where they might leak or fail under pressure.
Sprinkler systems unavoidably leak and corrode over time. Learn when to repair or replace your system, and when to consider a nitrogen-based system instead.
A recent project at Roche Diagnostics in Indianapolis involving a three-story spiral staircase required Ryan Fireprotection to demonstrate our creativity and ingenuity while installing the fire sprinkler systems.
NFPA standards require that sprinkler heads be tested outside of the annual and quarterly fire sprinkler system inspections. The standards vary depending on type and age of the sprinkler heads.
As the building owner or facility manager, your building’s sprinkler system may not always be top of mind, but it is imperative to understand the basics of your system. When a situation arises, you should be prepared to assess the problem and make decisions or work with an outside professional to resolve the situation.