Gas suppression system used to describe the use of inert gases and chemicals to douse the fire. Also, it is known as clean agent fire suppression systems. This gas mixture leaving no residues and designed to protect attachments need for rapid extinguished the fire. Then, the fire detection system required to trigger the automatic suppression system.
What is gas suppression system?
The clean agent regulated by NFPA standard for the gas suppression system. Listings approval including UL, ULC, FM, SABS, and MEA. The provider usually uses the gas including CO2, FM200, Novec, Inergen, and Argonite. The most used system for fire suppression gas in rooms servers and computers. Also, in Museum, library, art gallery, and store medical.
Gas agents usually work in one of two ways. The first to inert the atmosphere reduces the oxygen levels to a level that no longer will sustain combustion. The second is to react with fire absorb heat and cause a reaction the combustion in the chain to break.
Gas suppression system used to protect the Attachments contains high-value assets. This asset essential for the survival of the business. However, the asset not covered by traditional sprinkler systems because of the potential water damage. A typical example of application systems including telecommunications facilities, and museums.
Authorities in the United States regulates the use of gas suppression system and hardware. Compliant systems subject to approval process which takes into account the license import agent. Then, the pressure vessel approval, system performance, reliability, human safety, environmental impact. Gas suppression system products provided by the solution that friendly and cost-effective. Then, meet all regulatory requirements of the authority.
How does gas suppression system work?
Where easy cleaning, business continuity, and safety of the people that you need to consider the gas suppression system. However, the provider will help analyze to determine the most appropriate for your application.
Conventional fire systems provide personal protection and structural. But when it comes to high-value assets and irreplaceable items, water can damage such as fire!
So why purge the gas suppression system?
Your equipment will inoperable if exposed to air water?
Whether your equipment and services difficult to replace?
If the person occupying your facility?
Can you tolerate the facilities business interruption and downtime?
If the answer is “Yes” to any questions above, then the gas based fire suppression system is the right solution for you!
The benefits of gas suppression system
1. Active on fire
The gas suppression agent such as FM-200, provide protection for valuable corporate assets. Combines the benefits of clean agent fire protection systems. Also, active with the performance of the people a safe, friendly environment.
Agent discharge as gas, reaching into all areas of the facility protected and leave no residue to damage sensitive equipment. However, this allows you to get back to normal business operations more quickly after fires.
3. Safe for people.
Nontoxic agents when used under NFPA 2001 Standard. The agent not causes breathing problems and will not obscure vision in emergency situations.
The most versatile clean agents and tested clean agent on the market. It has zero ozone depletion potential, low atmospheric lifetimes and registered by the EPA with no limitations on use.