# Location Building No.

: Date : XXXX Calculation of Fire Water Tank Introduction

Prepared By : Checked By: Approved By:

AM AM Ir XXX

The water supply in the fire water main ring shall be sufficient to supply the maximum required fire protection water demands for at least 2 hours system operation. The required amount of the water shall be based on the requirement to supply the following system by a simultaneous operation of:-

a) b) c) d)

Two(2) nos. of outdoor hydrants One(1) no. of foam monitor One(1) no. of fuel oil tank spray system One(1) no. of fuel oil tank fixed foam system

6 15. of fuel oil tank spray system Dimensions of fuel oil tank (ID) (H) Flow density of water spray system (Fd) Surface area of tank shell(SA) Flowrate of water spray system = = = = = 2 x pi x (ID/2) x H SA x Fd 22.7 2499. of outdoor hydrants Flowrate of outdoor hydrants 2 One(1) no.6 15.8 2500 500 3000 lpm gpm gpm gpm gpm Basic Flowrate of Fire Water Say Add 20% Safety Factor = Total Flowrate of Fire Water = = '=.7 m m lpm/m2 m2 lpm Basic Flowrate of Fire Water = Basic Flowrate of fire water = Flowrate of outdoor hydrants + Flowrate of foam monitor + Flowrate of fuel oil tank spray system + Flowrate of fuel oil tank fixed foam system 9461.8 4. Fire Water Tank Volume(m3) = = = '=. 3 One(1) no. RESULT 500 1892.9 UNIT gpm lpm gpm lpm m m lpm/m2 m2 lpm = 350(gpm) x 1 no.8 4599.8 4. of foam monitor Flowrate of foam monitor CALCULATION = 250(gpm) x 2 nos.15 1644. of fuel oil tank fixed foam system Dimensions of fuel oil tank (ID) (H) Flow density of water spray system (Fd) Surface area of tank shell(SA) Flowrater of fixed foam system = = = = = 22.1 1121. = = Fire water tank shall has a minimum of two(2) hours water capacity always available to manage the design fire risk.7 350 1324.4 4 One(1) no.1 401. Total Flowrate of Fire Water x 120 min operation 360000 gal m3 1362 1400 m3 Say .Maximum Required Fire Protection Water Demands and Fire Water Tank Calculation ITEM DESCRIPTION 1 Two(2) nos.