BFO 1.1 - 2
Water supply for fire services is important because essentially fire can be controlled andremoved by using water which is easily available and cheap cost.
CONTENTSTypes of Water Supply
Divided into three categories as follows:a
. Main Supply (Main Supply)
. Divided into two, namely:( 1)
. Water pipelines installed around the area or placementof buildings and the channel will be ended to the Underground Storage Tank(Under Ground Reservoir).
. Pipeline that is installed directly through the centralarea or placement of buildings and at the end channel is closed (Blank Off).b.
Open Supply (Secondary Supply)
. Divided into three, namely:(1)
Emergency Water Supply (EWS)
. Is to help fight fire within the
Water SuppliesPumpFigure 2: Straight Main Water Supplies