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FIRE WATER FLOW RATE FOR CONE ROOF TANK PROTECTION

Data
Total storage capacity in one dyke area in M3

No of tanks

1

Coolng water flow rate
3.1428

cooling water required

Cooing water required for tank falling within R+30 from the centre of the tank und
Total storage capacity in one dyke area in M3

508

No of tanks

2

3.1428

cooling water required

Total cooing water required

Foam water flow rate
Foam solution application rate

=

5 lpm/m² of liquid surface area

Foam solution required
Foam water required for 3% foam concentration

Total water flow rate for cone roof tank
protection

239.182 M3/ hr.

ANK PROTECTION

Capacity of each tank

Diameter of each tank

17

Cooling water rate

3

Diameter of each tank

17

Cooling water rate

3

1442.5452
LPM
86552.712

86.552712 M3/ hr.

ntre of the tank under fire
Capacity of each tank

1442.5452

5000

LPM
Rate of cooling water=3lpm/M3
of tank area

86552.712

86.552712 M3/ hr.
173.105424 M3/ hr.

4541.346 1135.337 LPM/M3
1101.276405

66076.5843

height of each tank 9 height of each tank 9 66. .0765843 M3/ hr.

1428 cooling water required Total cooing water required Foam water flow rate Foam solution application rate = 5 lpm/m² of liquid surface area Foam solution required Foam water required for 3% foam concentration Total water flow rate for cone roof tank protection 545. .2 FIRE WATER FLOW RATE FOR CONE ROOF TANK PROTECTION Data Total storage capacity in one dyke area in M3 No of tanks 1 Coolng water flow rate 3.1428 cooling water required Cooing water required for tank falling within R+30 from the centre of the tank und Total storage capacity in one dyke area in M3 508 No of tanks 2 3.2.197 M3/ hr.

ntre of the tank under fire Capacity of each tank 2828.83 .6 3429.5805 3535.2 169.52 5000 LPM Rate of cooling water=3lpm/M3 of tank area 169711. 339.52 LPM 169711.2 169.7112 M3/ hr.4224 M3/ hr. 14142.65 LPM/M3 205774.7112 M3/ hr.ANK PROTECTION Capacity of each tank Diameter of each tank 30 Cooling water rate 3 Diameter of each tank 30 Cooling water rate 3 2828.

height of each tank 10 height of each tank 10 205.77483 M3/ hr. .

1428 cooling water required Cooing water required for tank falling within R+30 from the centre of the tank u Total storage capacity in one dyke area in M3 508 No of tanks 3.2 FIRE WATER FLOW RATE FOR CONE ROOF TANK PROTECTI Data Total storage capacity in one dyke area in M3 508 No of tanks Coolng water flow rate 3.636 .1428 cooling water required Total cooing water required Foam water flow rate Foam solution application rate = 5 lpm/m² of liquid surface area Foam solution required Foam water required for 3% foam concentration Total water flow rate for cone roof tank protection 216.2.

048 91.9388 . om the centre of the tank under fire 2 Capacity of each tank 848.644048 M3/ hr.64898 M3/ hr. 74078.556 5000 LPM Rate of cooling water=3lpm/M3 of tank area 50913.557408 M3/ hr.91336 M3/ hr. id surface area 5091.36 50.4008 LPM 91644. 142.834 LPM/M3 1234.E ROOF TANK PROTECTION 1 Capacity of each tank 5000 Diameter of each tank 18 Cooling water rate 3 Diameter of each tank 10 Cooling water rate 3 1527.336 1272.

height of each tank 9 height of each tank 9 74.0789388 M3/ hr. 18 15 5 1 .

3 FIRE WATER FLOW RATE FOR COOLING POL TANK WAGON LOADING GANTR a) Data Total No. of loading points Width of tank wagon gantry (Cooling two spur) b) Cooling water flow rate Divide total area of gantry into equal segments such that each segment measuring 15 m X 12 m and consider 3 segments operating at a time. Water rate required = = 5508 LPM 330480 330.2. .48 M3/ hr.

AGON LOADING GANTRY = = Conventional or BTPN. 5508 3 330 mlpm /hr . 12 3 x 15 m x 12 m x 10.2 lpm/m2.

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659m3/hr plus supplementary water (36 x 4 = 144 m³/hr) = 803 m³/hr.5 TOTAL DESIGN FIRE WATER FLOW RATE FOR SINGLE FIRE CONTEGENCY The total fire water flow requirement will be highest of one of the fire water requirement calculated in 2.e.2. when make up water is not avaiable requirement 4hrs when 50% or more make up water is available for 3hrs .1 (3 i.

2.1 (376 m³/hr) & 2.3 (330 m³/hr) and 2.re water requirement calculated in 2.4 (659 m³/hr) above 2408 M3/hr 1806 M3 .2 (458 m³/hr).

458 144 602 .

FIRE WATER FLOW RATE FOR CONE ROOF TANK PROTECTION DATA Storage capcity in one dyke areain M3 Number of tanks Capacity of each tank Diameter of each tank Height of each tank Radius of the tank 50000 4 12500 37.523171875 M3/ hr.71953125 LPM 321523. Total water flow rate for cone roof thank protection .453125 LPM 5358.75 Cooling water flow rate Cooling water rate for the tank under fire--3LPM Cooling water required Cooling water rate for the tank falling with in ( R+30) from the center of the cooling water required Total cooling water required Foam Water Flow Rate Foam solution application rate foam solution required Foam water required For 3% Foam concentrate 5LPM on liquid surface 5524.5 12 18.171875 321.

.7904 M3/ hr.523171875 1339.Tank cooling Foam solution application 1018.2672 321.

0) from the center of the tank under fire ce 12728. 1018.5668 M3/ hr.2672 M3/ hr.7004 M3/ hr.NK PROTECTION 3.78 254566.1428 4242.8 254.4 763.34 763700. .

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Length 15 Width 12 sigment Water Rate required 3 . of loading points Width of tank wagon gantry (Cooling two spur) b) Cooling water flow rate Divide total area of gantry into equal segments such that each segment measuring 15 mX 12 m and consider 3 segments operating at a time.3.3 FIRE WATER FLOW RATE FOR COOLING POL TANK WAGON LOADING GANTRY water rate required a) Data Total No.

5508 LPM 330480 330.48 M3/hr .Conventional or BTPN. 12 m.

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3 (330 m³/hr) above i. OR water requirement alone as calculated in 3.e.e.1 (504 m³/hr) & 3. 3. 1028 m 3/hr plus supplementary water (36 x 4 = 144 m 3/hr) = 1172 m Hence water requirement for double contingency locations shall be 1989 m 3/hr WATER STORAGE REQUIREMENT Case 1: When make water is not available: Let us assume three main pumps of capacity 750 m³/hr each and two stand-by pump of equal capacity and equal head are pro Water requirement is 750 x 3 = 2250 m³/hr Design flow rate (Fire water pump discharge) = 2250 m³/hr for four hours storage . (1341+504) =1845 m3/hr plus supplementary water (36 x 4 = 144 m³/hr) = 1989 m³/hr.TOTAL DESIGN FIRE WATER FLOW RATE FOR TWO SIMULTANEOUS FIRE SCENARIO The total fire water flow requirement will be sum of the two largest fire water requirement calculated in 3.4 i.2 (13 m³/hr).

9000 M3 .

Water Requirement for supplementary Hose: Water for 4 single hydrant streams Total water requirement Total water flow rate for gantry protection (a) Gantry cooling = (b) Supplementary hose requirement = Conventional or BTPN. 12 m.) 0 x 0 ( ----- = 474m³/hr. a) Total ----. 144 m3 / hr. 144m3/ hr = 5508 lpm = 330 m3/hr .2 lpm/m 2. of loading points Width of tank wagon gantry = (Cooling two spur) b) Cooling water flow rate Divide total area of gantry into equal segments such that each segment measuring 15 m X 12 m and consider 3 segments operating at a time Water rate required = 3 x 15 m x 12 m x 10. = = 4 x 36 = 144 m 3/hr.FIRE WATER FLOW RATE FOR COOLING POL TANK WAGON LOADING GANTRY a) Data = Total No. 330 m³/hr.

Conventional or BTPN. 12 m. 5508 = 5508 330.48 lpm = 330 m3/hr 330480 M3/hr .

9 lpm = 67. Diameter of each tank = 24 m.1. Height of each tank = 12 m. Tank Data Total storage capacity in one dyke area = 10.000 m . .03 x 2262.414 litres. No. Foam compound requirement for tank Foam solution application rate = 5 lpm/m 2 of liquid surface area of tank.9 lpm Foam compound required (3%) = 0. of tanks = 2 3 Capacity of each tank = 5.9 lpm. Foam compound required for 65 minutes = 65 minutes x 67.9 lpm = 4. Foam solution required 2 = (π x (12) x 5) lpm = 2262.2 Foam compound calculation for single largest cone roof tank in a dyke.000 m 3.

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3 In case of double fire. Height of each tank = 12 m.771 litres.2 Foam compound calculation for single largest cone roof tank in a dyke.6 Foam compound required (3%) = 0.75) x 5) lpm = 5524. of tanks = 4.7 lpm = 10. Diameter of each tank = 37. 3 Capacity of each tank = 12. Foam compound requirement for tank Foam solution application rate = 5 lpm/m 2 of liquid surface area of tank. Foam compound required for 65 minutes = 65 minutes x165. Foam solution required 2 = (π x (18.079 litres. .03 x 5524. Tank Data Total storage capacity in one dyke area = 50. Foam compound requirement for 65 minutes = (2308 + 10.7 lpm.6 lpm = 165.5 m.771) litres = 13. foam will be required to pour in both tanks simultaneously. No.2. 2.500 m .000 m 3.