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Document ID (ISN)56504
CIS number 91-1310
ISSN - Serial title 0042-1084 - VFDB-Zeitschrift
Year 1990
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Rost M.
Title Automatic fire fighting systems in high-rack storage facilities
Original title Automatische Brandschutztechnik im Hochregallager [in German]
Bibliographic information Sep. 1990, Vol.39, No.3, p.133-138. Illus. 14 ref.
Abstract The advantages and disadvantages of sprinkler systems, water spray extinguishing systems and foam extinguishing systems for combating fires in warehouses equipped with high storage racks are outlined. Water spray extinguishing systems are found best-suited for this purpose. They are capable of rapidly detecting and containing a fire in such storage facilities.
Descriptors (primary) rack storage; fire fighting; foam extinguishing systems; sprinkler systems; water spray extinguishing systems; warehouses
Descriptors (secondary) description of equipment; fire protection; fixed extinguishing systems
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceGermany
Subject(s) Fire and explosions
Broad subject area(s) Fires, explosions and major hazards
Browse category(ies) Fires
Storage and warehousing