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NFPA 16-2011 Standard for the Installation of Foam-Water Sprinkler and Foam-Water Spray Systems

Abbreviation
NFPA 16-2011
Valid from
01/01/2011

Information provider
National Fire Protection Association
Author
National Fire Protection Association
Information type
Other Standard
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Description

This standard contains minimum requirements for the design, installation, and maintenance of foam-water sprinkler and spray systems. These systems shall be designed with the required density for either foam or water application as the controlling factor, depending on the design purpose of the system. It is not the intent of this standard to specify where foam-water sprinkler and spray protection is required. The determination of where foam-water sprinkler and spray systems are required shall be made in accordance with such applicable building and fire codes or standards such as NFPA 30, Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code, or NFPA 409, Standard on Aircraft Hangars.

This standard shall apply only to systems using lowexpansion foam.

Purpose. The purpose of this standard is to provide a reasonable degree of protection for life and property from fire through installation requirements for foam-water sprinkler and spray systems based on sound engineering principles, test data, and field experience.

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Note: The NFPA website allows users to select different years using the drop down box labelled 'Edition'. To select the year you require, click the drop down box and select the appropriate year of the standard.

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NFPA 16-2011 Standard for the Installation of Foam-Water Sprinkler and Foam-Water Spray Systems

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NFPA 16-2011 Standard for the Installation of Foam-Water Sprinkler and Foam-Water Spray Systems

Description

This standard contains minimum requirements for the design, installation, and maintenance of foam-water sprinkler and spray systems. These systems shall be designed with the required density for either foam or water application as the controlling factor, depending on the design purpose of the system. It is not the intent of this standard to specify where foam-water sprinkler and spray protection is required. The determination of where foam-water sprinkler and spray systems are required shall be made in accordance with such applicable building and fire codes or standards such as NFPA 30, Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code, or NFPA 409, Standard on Aircraft Hangars.

This standard shall apply only to systems using lowexpansion foam.

Purpose. The purpose of this standard is to provide a reasonable degree of protection for life and property from fire through installation requirements for foam-water sprinkler and spray systems based on sound engineering principles, test data, and field experience.

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NFPA 16-2011 Standard for the Installation of Foam-Water Sprinkler and Foam-Water Spray Systems
Description

This standard contains minimum requirements for the design, installation, and maintenance of foam-water sprinkler and spray systems. These systems shall be designed with the required density for either foam or water application as the controlling factor, depending on the design purpose of the system. It is not the intent of this standard to specify where foam-water sprinkler and spray protection is required. The determination of where foam-water sprinkler and spray systems are required shall be made in accordance with such applicable building and fire codes or standards such as NFPA 30, Flammable and Combustible Liquids Code, or NFPA 409, Standard on Aircraft Hangars.

This standard shall apply only to systems using lowexpansion foam.

Purpose. The purpose of this standard is to provide a reasonable degree of protection for life and property from fire through installation requirements for foam-water sprinkler and spray systems based on sound engineering principles, test data, and field experience.

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