Standby Fire Protection
Our Secret To Extinguishing Costly Fires Quickly and Effectively
All of our firefighting units are equipped with a twin agent firefighting system. This system is beneficial for standby operations as it is a self sufficient mobile firefighting unit requiring no water supply, therefore, more cost effective for the customer. All units are also equipped with a continuous foam unit for large pumping operations, well control, tank fires, or any other emergency situations.
Our firefighters also have extensive in-house dry chemical and foam firefighting training. Firemaster’s training program is ongoing and we use outside resources such as the Ansul Fire School, Marionette, Wisconsin; University Of Texas, A&M; University of Reno, Nevada and fire etc. Emergency Training Centre. In order to provide a safe and reliable service to our customers, we feel it is our obligation to continue our training program to develop new technology and techniques. It is our philosophy to protect the people, the property, and the environment.
All of our standby Fire Protection trucks are Combo Units which offer standby shower protection as well.
These Standby Fire Protection Combination Unit includes shower, twin agent and continuous foam capabilities and comes fully equipped with the following:
SHOWER UNIT COMPONENT
- 4,000 litres fresh water
- 4 eye wash stations
- 4 mid stations
- 4 over head showers, wetsuits, goggles and on board recovery bed
TWIN AGENT COMPONENT
- 682 kilograms Purple K
- 1,362 litres Alcohol type concentrate premix foam
- Disharged by N2
CONTINUOUS FOAM COMPONENT
- 725 liters alcohol type concentrate
- Hydraulic driven 2m3/ minute Waterous Pump
- 2-2 1/2″ pump outlets
- 2-1 1/2″ pump outlets
- 1-4″ suction
PERSONNEL and ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT
This Combination Unit has been designed to meet OH&S and BC WCB standards. This unit also comes with a diesel powered chassis (equipped with auto air shutdown), burn kit, first aid kit, two Scott air packs and two fully trained and qualified operators.
Please note that the fire equipment and shower equipment are housed separately and the shower water supply is not used for firefighting purposes.
Firemaster is looking for a H2S Specialists. For more information and locations go to our careers page by clicking the image below.
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