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NFPA 20 HDBK

Fire Pump Handbook

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Organization: NFPA
Publication Date: 1 January 1996
Status: inactive
Page Count: 496
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This standard deals with the selection and installation of pumps supplying water for private fire protection. Items considered include water supplies; suction, discharge, and auxiliary equipment; power supplies; electric drive and control; internal combustion engine drive and control; steam turbine drive and control; and acceptance tests and operation. This standard does not cover system water supply capacity and pressure requirements (see A-2-1.1), nor does it cover requirements for periodic inspection, testing, and maintenance of fire pump systems. (See NFPA 25, Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance ofWater-Based Fire Protection Systems.)

 

Document History

January 1, 2019
Stationary Fire Pumps and Standpipe Systems Handbook
An Overview of Fire Pump Configurations The Overview of this handbook provides examples of various fire pump configurations and explains the purpose of the components of those pumps. Each component...
January 1, 2016
Stationary Fire Pumps Handbook
The Overview of this handbook provides examples of various fire pump configurations and explains the purpose of the components of those pumps. Each component and its location in a fire pump assembly...
January 1, 2013
Stationary Fire Pumps Handbook
Preface Fire pumps have been used to supply flow and pressure to fire protection systems for over 100 years. The first NFPA standard on automatic sprinkler systems was published in 1896 and included...
January 1, 2010
Stationary Fire Pumps Handbook
NFPA 20 is an installation standard for stationary fire pumps. As an installation standard, NFPA 20 does not specify when or if fire pumps must be installed to supplement an existing water supply....
January 1, 2007
Handbook for Stationary Fire Pumps
This standard deals with the selection and installation of pumps supplying water for private fire protection. Items considered include water supplies; suction, discharge, and auxiliary equipment;...
NFPA 20 HDBK
January 1, 1996
Fire Pump Handbook
This standard deals with the selection and installation of pumps supplying water for private fire protection. Items considered include water supplies; suction, discharge, and auxiliary equipment;...

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