Services

Fire Hydrant System Certification – which includes Commissioning Booster Testing

This level of inspection and testing will ensure that fire systems have been designed, installed and commissioned to meet Building Code Requirements that include AS2419.

This option includes:

Review of hydraulic drawings

Pre-inspection of site and installed system

Issue of Pre-Inspection Report/Checklist

Fact sheets issued with pre-inspection report to assist with installation compliance

Commissioning booster testing to AS2419 – Section 10

Issue of test results and boost pressure calculation

Advice on compliance

Further site inspection (if required)

Followed by issue of final certification

Certification advice and test results forwarded to DFES

Commissioning Booster Testing

This service is offered as an alternative to DFES where systems are required to meet section 10 of AS2419 only. This option includes:

Pre-inspection of site

Commissioning booster testing

Issue of test results and boost pressure calculation

Test results forwarded to Fire Service DFES

Flow & Pressure Testing – Existing Street & On-site Fire Hydrants

This testing is provided to identify the existing street/on-site fire hydrant capacity, in maintaining a residual flow & pressure of not less than 200kPa whilst flowing at 5 litres per second intervals. This service includes:

Written report outlining test findings

Test finding in both graph and table format

Photo evidence identifying the fire hydrants test points and results

Tagging of on-site fire hydrants

Necessary comments & recommendations (if required)

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Fire Hose Reel Commissioning & Testing Process – AS2441 & AS1851

The following testing is required to commission a fire hose reel system within buildings that have a floor area or building size more than 500m². This service includes:

Flow and pressure testing of fire hose reel/s

Written Report outlining test findings/results

5 Yearly Fire Hydrant System Maintenance Booster Testing

This level of testing will ensure that existing fire hydrant systems continue to meet the requirements of AS2419-2005 and AS1851-2012. This service includes:

Determination of original building design flow and pressure (dependant on building size, occupancy type and Alternative Solution requirements (if applicable)

Pre-inspection of site and installed system

Booster testing – in accordance with section 10 of AS2419 and AS1851-2012

Issue of test results and boost pressure calculation

Further advice on compliance issues if necessary

Annual Fire Hydrant System Flow and Pressure Testing

This testing is undertaken to meet the requirements of AS1851-2012. This service includes:

Flow and pressure testing of up to two street or on-site fire hydrant outlets (dependent on original building design requirement) at 5L/sec increments.

Written report outlining test findings

Test finding in both graph and table format

Photo evidence identifying the fire hydrants test points and results

Tagging of on-site fire hydrants

Necessary comments & recommendations (if required)

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