2020

Maintenance Tips for a Dry Fire Detection System

Technology Blog

Most industrial facilities are equipped with wet fire detection systems. The preference is hinged on the fact that water comes out of sprinklers the moment a fire alarm goes off.  A wet system is different from a dry fire detection system because the piping and sprinkler systems contain pressurised air or nitrogen. Therefore, a dry fire detection system is efficient in as far as water consumption goes. This is attributed to a delay between a fire alarm going off and water being released from sprinklers.

19 June 2020