Hydrant, Sprinkler & Deluge System

What is fire hydrant?

 

Fire Hydrant System is also called as Fire Hydrant Pump which is which are high water pumps designed to increase fire fighting capacity of a building by boosting pressure in the hydrant service when mains is not enough, or when tank fed. They can also be used in water transfer and irrigation applications.

What is in fire sprinklers?

Fire sprinklers work because high heat triggers the sprinkler system. When a blaze ignites, the air directly above it heats rapidly. This hot air rises and spreads along the ceiling. … When the liquid expands, it shatters its glass confines and the sprinkler head activates

 

What is a Deluge System?

A deluge system is a dry fire protection system that the piping for the system is empty and at atmospheric pressure with the sprinkler heads all open. When the system detects heat and or fire, the deluge valve will release water, dry chemicals, inert gases, or foam. The type of agent that is used depends on the type of system for the hazard and location being protected. The system piping will then be filled with water or another agent and it will be released by all sprinkler heads simultaneously, blanketing the area to control the fire.