We all know that fire is not a toy and that it can be seriously dangerous, and that we need proceed with things like fire or electrical appliances with caution. Some businesses and places of work do carry more risk of there being a dangerous fire that could have serious repercussions. It is common fire safety that homes, schools, shops and businesses have means of fire and smoke detection and extinguishing, like fire hydrants, fire hoses or even fire pools.
Different industries have different fire risks. And the means of fire safety depends on the type of risk and the type of protection against it, such as in a lab or kitchen there would be different means of extinguishing a fire because water will not be as sufficient, or it may actually make it worse. This is why it is highly important to assess your risks as well as install the proper means of fire safety in order to avoid catastrophic disasters.
Fixed Foam System
A fixed foam system is one that is installed into a building or structure. It detects a fire and it releases foam that controls the fire. The whole process involves the use of foam, air and water. The system needs to be ready at any given time, and this means that there needs to be proper maintenance and checks in order to make sure that it is ready in the event of the fire.
Benefits of a Fixed Foam System
The fixed foam system is triggered to release the foam to extinguish the fire as a means of cooling the flames, covering the flames and other surfaces to be able to prevent the spread of the fire, or it cuts off the oxygen that the fire feeds on. This system uses water in a responsible manner. It is a very effective means of putting out a fire and blanketing any oil spills. The system does not break easily, and it is not a heavy system and it does not take up much space.
The Fire System You Need
Mackantra Engineering Projects offers a variety of fire extinguishing systems that are suited to your industry, business and risks. Getting ready for a fire when the fire is blazing, is not the right for that, rather get the best fire systems in place in advance.