Distribution System Requirements for Fire Protection (M31)

Paperback / softback
This manual provides specific guidance on the design, operation and maintenance of water distribution systems as they relate to fire protection and suppression. The third edition of M31 expands on the original Manual by clarifying several topics and deleting material that is no longer essential. Includes fire flow requirements and examines criteria for system design, demand, and storage. Expanded with three appendixes that list distribution fire materials standards, fire protection organizations and their roles, and fire insurance ratings. Complete with tables, figures and an index.