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Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF

Technical Specifications For Fire Alarm System for ARPF Raja Ramanna Centre for Advanced Technology Indore (M P)

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Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF

Part-A Commercial 1. Scope of Work The indent is for supply, installation, testing, commissioning and maintenance of intelligent addressable fire alarm system and tubular expansion linear heat detection System for Agricultural Radiation Processing Facility(ARPF), Raja Ramanna Centre for Advanced Technology (RRCAT), Indore. The scope of work includes:
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Supply
1.1.1. Supply of FAS components

The supply of the item shall be exactly as per the list of materials in the specification attached as BOQ and list of spares. However, the spares list will also contain recommended spare parts from supplier.
1.1.2. Supply of cables

All cables shall be supplied without any joints
1.1.2.1. 1.1.2.2. 1.1.2.3.
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1.5 sq mm, 2-core, 16 strands, twisted pair, shielded, Fire Survival copper cable of 2000-meter length as per detailed specification in annexure-1. 0.25 sq. mm, 8 pair FRLS copper flexible cable of 500 meter length as per detailed specification in annexure-1 0.75 sq. mm, c core FRLS copper flexible cable of 500 meter length as per detailed specification in annexure-1

Inspection & testing: Inspection and testing of cables shall be carried out in the presence of I/O at factory as per the technical specification (Part -B). For imported items, the relevant certificates from the manufacturer would be furnished.

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Installation:
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After placement of Purchase Order the supplier’s representative shall visit the site immediately and give final recommendation on the installation of detectors to be placed in various locations and should supply a loop drawing indicating details of various devices in the loops and suggest layout of cables. The responsibility of connecting the devices in the loops with required connectors and cables lies with the supplier. The supplier shall take approval of the Indenting officer for the drawing and install the detectors, control panel, and other components connected to the system as per approved drawing. Laying of copper tubing for tubular expansion linear heat detection system as per the Technical specification and integrating with Fire Alarm control panel and providing various indications in PC is the responsibility of the supplier

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Commissioning: Supplier shall prepare a commissioning procedure for approval by the purchaser and test and commission the system as per approved procedure for working as given in section-B. The supplier shall carry out any modification coming during commissioning and within the Guarantee period. However, any extra cost due to purchase coming during the modification / replacement and not forming part of BOQ shall be borne by RRCAT.
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Handing Over: Handing over the system and guarantee as per technical specification Part-B. The bidder shall attach a certificate / catalogue to this effect with their bid. as built drawings & device charts of the system.5. all documentation shall be bounded with hard covers. wiring. technical details of bought out components. The document shall be updated regularly as the installation progresses. symbols and nomenclatures. Documentation: 1.1. simple and concise English using accepted technical terms.2843 ASTM D.1.4. For submission.5. Three copies of every updated edition shall be handed over to RRCAT. Method of test for cables. Approvals: VdS/UL/LPCB or equivalent.1. The latest revisions of the following standards shall apply in design. Specification for Low frequency wires and cables with PVC insulation PVC and sheath. 1. IS: 694 : IS: 5608: IS: 5831: IS: 10810: IS: 1554 Specification for PVC insulated electric cables.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 1. 2. For Cables 2. Part –1 1988 and IS: 10810 and IS: 5831-1984 for insulation for testing Smoke generation test as per Oxygen Index test as per HCL Gas Emission Test as per Flammability Test ASTM D. Indore. Quality Assurance 3. An O & M training programme shall be arranged by the supplier with commissioning of system on O&M aspects of fire alarm system 1. For FAS Standards: NFPA 72/IS 11360-1985/IS22189/IS-2175/EN54. Codes and standards In general the Fire Alarm System and all components shall be listed under the following standards and approvals as applicable. testing and manufacturing of this cable. The final edition of the hand-over documents (3 copies) shall include design. 3 . cabling and design shall be incorporated in its final edition. installation. All changes in the installation layout. If the product manufacture meets ISO 9001: 2000 or ISO 9001: 2008.1. 1.5.2. Pre-qualification for the Bidder The original manufacturers or their authorised dealers / representatives or suppliers regularly engaged in manufacture/supply of fire alarm system components and devices are eligible to bid if: 3.2863 IEC-754-1 1) IEEE-383 2) IEC-332-2 3) SS-424147 Class F-3 3. commissioning.2.3. operation and maintenance aspects.1.5. All documentation shall be written in good.5. 2. PVC insulation and sheathing for electrical cables.

Spares list shall be submitted by the supplier with unit rate. necessary documents shall be produced and attached as evidence.5. batch number..5 sq mm. 3. Necessary catalogues shall be enclosed.3.2. the bidder shall provide country of origin certificate/ VdS. The supplier shall take steps for site clearance and the facilities needed at site to avoid any 4 . serial number. the vendor may be required to furnish the manufacturer's order confirmation for the ordered products.1. 4.2.2 core cable as given in the technical specification should be of reputed make like polycab or equivalent 1. Single Source All components and devices of Fire Alarm shall be either products of a single manufacturer or their compatibility is guaranteed by the bidder.3.1. Tender submission requirement 4. 3. model no. Pre-dispatch Inspection The shipping release to dispatch the components will be issued only after a pre-dispatch inspection by the purchaser's representative to ensure the compliance with this tender specification. 3. Product Life In order to ensure a substantial useful life of the components and devices of FAS. else the quotation may not be considered. the supplier shall be required to submit original copy whenever asked by RRCAT. In case Xerox copy of catalogue is submitted. compliance/conformance certificates shall be supplied with all the components and devices.5 sq mm cable outer Jacket colour shall be red or orange. 4. For imported items. 5. The original manufacturer's label containing the make.2. not supplied by the original earlier than six months. 3.4. 3. 3. 3. The tender submission shall show compliance to the specification and shall include a full set of descriptive and technical literature on the equipment and system proposed. 3.5 sq mm cable shall be provided along with the quotation. Certificates Wherever applicable.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF Or 3. date of manufacturing and certification mark shall be preserved carefully so that originality.1.4. Delivery and Completion Schedule After placement of the Purchase Order the supplier shall take immediate steps to get all the materials at factory as early as possible and shall inform the I/O to test the items whenever ready. 4. newness and certification could be verified.1. A detailed description of acceptance test procedures and checklist. About 10 cm length sample of 1. LPCB approval certificates etc/as required.3.1. The bidder shall submit a list of customers with their address and contact details along with the names of the contact persons. The purchaser reserves the right to communicate with them for getting information on the bidder’s as well as system’s performance. And The bidder shall have supplied and installed products related to fire safety and detection system for 10 projects in India in last three years.1. In case of finalisation of the purchase order. To ensure that the supply items are of recent origin. the supplied products shall have their manufacturing dates within six months prior to placement of purchase order. genuineness.5.6. The 1.

5 . The supplier shall not ship the equipment without prior approval of the Purchaser's representative and subsequent written instructions to do so.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF delay in the execution of work at site. installation and commissioning schedule at the time of quotation. the supplier needs any storage space within the site. and maintenance of all equipment of the system. Guarantee For FAS The guarantee shall be for a period of 12 months after the acceptance test at site. The cables shall be packed in wooden drums and each drum shall be identified by a label having sufficient information to identify the cables and manufacturer. The purchase order for the entire scope of work will be awarded to a single firm to ensure dependability and uniformity in quality. dimensions and weights and any other necessary data to identify the equipment and relate it to the contract. he shall indicate the same along with quotation. supplier shall furnish the Delivery. materials and workmanship for a period of one year from the date of acceptance of material at RRCAT. 6. Splitting of purchase order on any basis will not be done. damage or breakage during shipment. If. The entire Fire Alarm System shall be installed and commissioned at site preferably within 24 weeks from the date of placement of the Purchase Order. 7. He shall visit the site whenever called for maintenance or modification without any extra cost. transshipment and storage in a tropical climate. AMC The supplier shall furnish the Annual Maintenance contract charges along with terms & conditions. However. For Cables Supplier shall give guarantee against defects in design. 8. However it should be noted by the supplier that AMC shall not be awarded in the present Purchase Order. The equipment supplied shall be guaranteed for a period of 1 year and the bidder shall maintain the system for the first two-year period after expiry of guaranty by providing all necessary technical assistance to the purchaser for any replacement. Packing and Transport Equipments shall be packed and protected so as not to suffer deterioration. Each package shall be properly labeled to indicate the type and quantity of material it contains along with the Purchase Order number. All lifting points shall be clearly marked. The supplier shall clearly mention that the rates quoted by him shall remain valid for a period of 12 months after successful commissioning & Acceptance Test at site. Evaluation of offers The cost comparison of offers will be done on the basis of sum of total cost of FAS (with one year warranty period) and total AMC cost for 2 years. modification. 9.

15. and shall perform well. General Features of FAS All the types of detectors mentioned below shall be intelligent individually addressable type (microprocessor controlled). It is background in Other locations. 11. viz. : 0% to 95% . optical cum thermal detector (multi-sensor).1 ppm in irradiation cell. while installing the detectors some more studies if needed may have to be carried out by the supplier to locate the detectors in the smoke path. sounder etc 60 degree (Max) ambient temp. MCP. for cables Relative humidity Air Change Ozone Concentration 12. loop sounder and input/output modules shall have built in isolator. System Description Fire Alarm System consists of 2 loop expandable Fire Alarm Control Panel with various intelligent addressable fire detectors and devices. a separate external 24VDC power supply cum charger along with batteries with sufficient AH for 72 hours backup. air expansion based tubular rate of rise/fixed temperature linear heat detection system with RS 485 communication & PC connectivity. addressable sounders. For cables it is to be taken as 100%. synoptic panel or any other conventional device. Standards and Practices The equipment shall conform in all respects to the highest standards of engineering design and workmanship and shall be in accordance with the highest grade of engineering. Each detector. General requirements of the system Operating Conditions: Temperature range : 0 to 60°C for detectors 0 to 50 °C for control panel & Electronics 0 to 55 °C for mcp. response indicators. The make of the offered battery shall be Indian (local) and reputed. Power Supplies The power supply available to the electrical loads of the system is 230V±10%. The system shall contain necessary DC power supplies and batteries to cater to 72 hours back up in no alarm condition in case of failure of the main power supply. synoptic panel and detector test kit. ventilation duct detector. 2 .Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF Part – B (Technical Specifications) 10. without much of degradation for the service life of 20 years. addressable monitor cum control module. Fail Safe Design The electronic circuits used in the system shall be of fail safe design and be provided with proper coating to have resistance to humidity and corrosion which prevents the operation from being impaired by dust and dirt. 14. 15. addressable manual call points. The locations of the detectors have been tentatively fixed. For externally powered devices like Air flow based tubular heat sensing system. auto dialers. However. The standards and approvals shall be as per codes and standards given in Part-A of the Technical Specification. SMF batteries. 13. 1 phase ac. should be considered by the bidder. : 50 Air changes per hour for irradiation cell and less than 10 air Changes per hour for other locations : It is high of the order of 0. The AH rating and make of the battery shall be specified with evaluation. The fire alarm panel will have inbuilt chargers and batteries housed inside it for loop powered devices. Optical.1. and sufficient isolation shall be provided from the loads. Universality The detectors shall be of universal type for all kinds of smoke and shall be equipped with suitable locking devices.

Proper protection shall be provided in the panel for overvoltage and inbuilt short circuit isolators shall be provided in each of the loop device against short circuit problems in the loop. Location information Comprehensive location information provided by the system shall consist of: 15. For fire. alarm. building etc. all the routines shall be checked periodically for their proper functioning and integrity. 15. The wiring will be complete loop wiring.4. it shall be red colour.7.5.9. i. 15.6. Pre-programmable response Response to each condition.3. Provision should be incorporated in the synoptic for finding status of LEDs.10. Class A and no stubs connection to be allowed.3. whether normal or battery driven) alpha numeric displays (LCD backlit display). status of power supply i. 15.7. Diagnostic Checks Diagnostic checks shall be done by the system periodically for the proper functioning of the detectors. shall be provided on the panel. Real Time Clock 3 . Indications& alarms Different (clearly distinguishable) audio/visual indications (distinctive alarm sounds for fault.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 15. 15.) in the cable loop shall not inhibit its function.e.e.2. For Fire.8. 15. A printer connected through PC shall log all the events with date and time. Software Controlled The detector shall be software controlled for setting the various threshold levels and changes in the sensitivity. 15.e. fault shall be pre-programmable. Type of incident or type of fault occurred. The detectors and MCPs shall have LED indication which will be fully lit in red colour only in the event of an alarm. healthy indication and for fault indication zone wise detector status shall be available in synoptic panel with three different colours.7.2. and for healthy it shall be green colour. Inbuilt short circuit isolators in all the loop devices are necessary. 15. Severity or location of hazard Wiring A single fault (either short circuit. 15. detector.7. 15. for fault it shall be yellow colour. fire. Exchanging Detectors It shall be possible to exchange the detectors without needing to reprogram the control unit. or open circuit. Details of the location like zone. 15. or ground fault etc. The panel shall have necessary relay contacts for this purpose. User Friendly Software The software shall be user friendly and menu driven with self-checking i. Loop should not be disturbed due to over voltage or short circuit any where in the loop.1.

contact rating } shall be provided in the fire alarm panel for all the alarms. individually addressable relays each of 230V-3Amp. and all controllers remain fully active. The fire alarm panel should be expandable upto minimum of 10 loops. 15. hour. Independent potential free contacts shall be provided.15.. fault occurrence reports.16.e. minutes and seconds with a stability of 2 sec. Reporting The software running on the PC shall be capable of producing alarm reports. contact rating. MTBF The meantime between failures (MTBF) of the system shall be 10000 hrs or more with an availability of 99. and both supply failures. 15. day. In energized or activated state when there is no fire or smoke or when the interlock is good.14. the CPU should have two processors (each of 32 bits) and each and every module inside the panel must be with dual electronics. 15. per day on a CRT display. routing and location.17. 4 .15. month. especially when there is any alarm or occurrence of fault. 15. 15.11. individually addressable relays each of 30V DC-3Amp. Hot Redundancy The fire alarm panel must be 100% fully hot redundant i.15.2. The detectors have to be intelligent. Supply failure information There shall be relay contact information from the control panel regarding the failure of main supply. and minimum 32. These potential free contacts must be 15. Potential Free Relay Output Contact Potential free relay output contacts { minimum 10. Special program should be embedded in the detectors to detect the same.13. 15.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF The system shall have its own crystal controlled real time clock and shall provide information on year. Discrimination System shall respond only to genuine alarms as much as possible. 15. atleast two for each of the areas or zones.12. 15. The contacts should be a N/O contact and must be closed when interlock is good or in healthy condition.99% or better.18. battery supply. diagnostic check reports. Status Monitoring Every detector and controller module constantly checks its own status and sends status information to the microprocessor controlled and monitored fire alarm control unit. all detectors and functions must remain fully functional. layout graphics of the individual detectors. indications and windows for external use by the plant. 15. Flexibility for Expansion The system shall have flexibility for upgrading and expansion in all respects depending on future requirements with standard modules. In the event of a single fault in the control unit or in peripheral devices.1.

6. 16.6.2. If one processor fails then system should be still working with the hot redundant second processor.1. 16.7.1. The FACP display shall be minimum of 4 line x 20 character alpha numeric LCD type (80 characters). It should be possible to scroll back and get the history of past 2 hours on FACP panel.20. printer. . annunciators.21.3.5. loop sounders etc). 16.line event recording feature for each event and fault identified shall be available so that history of the events can be taken for analysis. high speed. 16. Ethernet connectivity Panel should have provision for Ethernet connectivity. and other system controlled devices. 32 bits. 16.8.19. Auto Dialer to be provided to call the concerned persons/Fire office in the event of Fire.6.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 15. manual call points. The Fire Alarm Control Panel (FACP) shall be 100 % hot redundant and shall contain dual microprocessor based Central Processing Unit (CPU). Battery low indication at 85% of the nominal voltage shall be provided on the panel enclosure 15.4.6. 50 Hz.22. The main power supply shall operate on 240 VAC. control modules.4. fault and status monitoring of all the devices should be possible from the fire alarm panel display. The Dialing facility shall be available to at least 4 persons at a time. The fire alarm control panel shall include a PC interface for full programming of the fire alarm system.5. Number of loops in the panel should be expandable upto minimum 10 loops. It shall provide SMF Battery for 72 hours along with charger for stand-by supply. monitor modules. 16.6. 16.2. On. 5 16. The CPU shall communicate with and control the following types of equipment used to make up the system: intelligent addressable smoke and thermal (heat) detectors.6. 16. 16.6. The dual microprocessors shall each be a state-of-the-art.9. All alarm. and shall provide all necessary power for the FACP. Following information /incidences shall be available/reported on the display and can also have LEDs to indicate preferably all of the following information: AC POWER FIRE ALARM FAULT BATTERY FAULT SYSTEM TROUBLE DISABLED POINTS BATTERY LOW ON THE ENCLOSURE 16. 15. 16.6.3. Two Loop Fire Alarm Control Panel 16. Auto Dialer 15. A security lock (DONGLE) to be provided by the vendor to ensure that programming is done/altered by only authorized personnel All programs should be PC based and the fire alarm panel should be having networking capability with other panels of the same make. 16. 16. 16. addressable modules. Each loop should be capable of handling at least 100 devices (combination of detectors.

a status report will be generated and printed. 16. or printed in its entirety.2. The fire alarm control panel shall contain a history buffer that will be capable of storing large no. maintenance & future expansion. 16. These shall be provided in the fire alarm panel for all the alarms. Reset Switch: Activation of the reset switch shall cause all electronically-latched initiating devices. Day/Night automatic adjustment of detector sensitivity shall be possible Maintenance alert shall be provided to warn of excessive smoke detector dirt or dust accumulation.12. individually addressable each of 30V DC-3Amp.4. Contact rating.3. When a fire alarm condition is detected and reported by one of the system initiating devices. The contents of the history buffer may be manually reviewed. The following Operator Control on the Fire Alarm Panel shall be provided: 16.15. 16.1. . 6 16. depression of this switch shall acknowledge and/or advance the 80 character LCD display to the nest alarm or trouble condition. If the alarm conditions still exist. ventilation interlocks and providing status of zones.14. 16.11.17. to return to their normal condition.10.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 16. of events (minimum 20000).18. 16.18. 16. appliances or software zone.2.18. 16. 16.18.17.16. indications and windows for external use by the plant including providing trip features in power supplies. listing all system status. 16. Either inbuilt or external printer shall be provided to print the events. the following functions shall immediately occur: The alarm LED on the FACP shall flash. and minimum 32. as well as all associated output devices and circuits. Potential free relay output contacts shall be minimum 10. one event at a time. the system shall then respond the alarm condition. 16. Each of this activation will be stored and time and date stamped with the actual time of the activation. or if they reoccur in the system after system reset switch activation. Silence Switch: Activation of the control panel acknowledge switch in response to a single new alarm and/or trouble condition shall silence the local panel signal and change the system alarm or trouble LED from flashing mode to steady-ON mode. If additional alarm or trouble conditions exist or are detected and reported in the system. individually addressable each of 230V-3Amp.18.1. 16. A local signal in the control panel shall sound. contact rating. Lamp Test: Activation of the lamp test switch shall sequentially turn on all LED indicators.13.17. Upon command from an operator of the system. The FACP shall be modular in structure for ease of installation. 16. Also it should be possible to enable the deactivated devices back to normal condition. Detector sensitivity should be adjustable from the panel software. Isolation/Deactivation: It should be possible from operator controls to deactivate a single device or a zone in the system. Any addressable device in the system may be enabled or disabled through the system keypad.

16. Any future upgradation in the panel would be through software.22. 16. 16.22.93 GHz or higher/better Cache 3 MB L2 Cache or higher FSB 1333 MHz or higher Chipset Intel original chipset ( G41 or better) Memory 4GB 1333MHz Dual Channel DDR3 SDRAM (Expandable to 8GB or higher) Hard Disk Drive 320 GB SATA Hard Drive or higher Optical Drive DVD RW VGA Onboard Intel Graphics Media Accelerator with 32MB and support for upto 256 MB memory External I/O Ports USB . 16.2. 16.22. 16. 16.22. Windows 2003 Advanced server and Windows 2008 server and Linux enterprise edition. 16. 1 PCIe x16(Graphics) Network Interface Integrated 1 Gigabit Ethernet network interface 7 .1.19.2.1. 16.22.9.3.22. 2 PS/2 one each for keyboard & mouse .4.1. 16.4. The HMI software shall support following operating systems: Windows XP.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 16.22.2.22.2. 16. It shall be possible to run this HMI software application along with other application software running on the host PC/ server PC.2. 1 RJ 45 Connector Expansion Slots 2 PCI.7.22.2.22.2. The license of the application software shall be portable and any required code/ lock to run it on a different PC shall be provided by the supplier. Desktop PC Specifications The PC shall be of one of the following makes: HP. and the associated system outputs (alarm notification appliances and/or relays) shall be activated.1. The supplier shall install the Fire Alarm System application software ( HMI) on any other IBM compatible PC if required.5.6 external & 2 internal .21. 16.2.1. 16. The software for the Fire Alarm control system should provide the configuration and monitoring of the Fire Alarm System using Ethernet connected PC with authentication.5. Networking length between two fire alarm panels should be possible for distance upto 1km.22. DELL or IBM/ IBM Lenovo 16. 16.2. The procedure of HMI software installation on any other machine shall be clearly stated and documented.1.2. 16.1.22.22. 16.22. The Workstation System shall have following specifications: Specifications for the HMI software.2.20. Windows 7. 16. 1 PCIe x1 slot. 16.1.2.8.22. All system output programs assigned via control-by-event interlock programming to be activated by the particular point in alarm shall be executed.10.22.22.2. 16. Processor Intel Core 2 Duo Processor with 2. 1 serial.3.6.22.

22. 16. 17.22.22. A4 Laser Printer Specifications Paper Trays .2.3. The Detectors shall be Intelligent Addressable and shall connect with two wires to the Fire Alarm Control Panel (FACP) loops.22. Each detector should do a self check every second.22. 16.22. 150 sheets or more output tray Duplex Printing .8. PCL 5c. 16.1.14.22. Postscript level 3 Emulation Compatibility .4. A6.13. Keyboard & Mouse USB Keyboard and Optical 2-button USB scroller mouse Monitor 21 inch Widescreen Flat Panel LCD Display 32 bit Genuine Windows 7 Professional or latest Windows Operating System as required by the HMI software along with its license.2.3.3. Intelligent Addressable Detectors 17.A4.22. 16. Each detector should be able to respond on its own.3.10. 16. 16.USB printer cable. 16.3. 17.22. The OS license should be portable to other machine if required.12.Built-in Fast Ethernet 10/100/1000 Hi-speed USB 2.1. 16. 16.3.9. 16. 250 sheets or more input tray. Technical features 17.22.3.50 sheets or more multipurpose.22. A5.2. 16.3. Windows 2003 Advanced server and Windows 2008 server and Linux enterprise edition.Three year onsite Included .15.3. 16.2.1.22.5.Automatic Paper Size Supported .22. 16.1. 16.Microsoft Windows XP.3.2.33 ppm or more Printing Quality . Warranty .22.3.7.0 port Printing Speed .22.22.1200 X 1200 dpi or more Printer Memory . 16. All the detectors shall be intelligent microprocessor based. Printing Technology – Network laser printer A-4 Size 16. Multimedia speaker Drivers and support software for various hardware components of the PC along with Hard Drive based System Recovery with option to keep user data files intact Warranty Three (3) year onsite.PCL 6.11.11. 16. 16. 16.1.2.3.3.6.12.16.3.3.3. Windows 7.22.15.3.3. 16.22. The detector should adjust on its own for any drift compensation or slight change 8 .22. 16.2 Paper Handling .22.14.16.22.22.22. Preinstalled Black Cartridge.2.13.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 16. 16. Envelop Connectivity .2.128 MB or higher Standard Printer Languages .

17.1. 17. No drift in the sensitivity should be allowed. For assessing the detectors following data shall be filled by the supplier. microprocessor based as per the specifications given above in point 8.1. Data Sheet Sr. The detectors should have a test feature such that on testing with smoke or heat the LED glows but no fire alarm is annunciated or any action initiated on this signal. Detectors shall have a plug-in wiring connector for ease of installation and serviceability. like temperature.2. 17. Intelligent Addressable Photo-electric cum thermal Smoke Detectors 9 .1.6.1. The detectors shall be Vds approved in accordance with EN 54. duct smoke detector etc) shall be with inbuilt short circuit isolator and not in the base.5. The test alarms should not be reported in the panel display as fire alarms. 17. All the detectors shall be addressed using software. The detectors should be intelligent and should have the inbuilt feature to avoid false alarms and it should distinguish test alarms when checked through the testing gas. dust.11. All addressable Detectors should be compatible with common base. Intelligent Addressable Optical Smoke Detectors The addressable Photo-Electric smoke detectors shall use the Photo-Electric (light-scattering) principle to measure smoke density and shall be intelligent. 17. 17. humidity. No 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 Description Model Number Manufacturer/Make Voltage Range Standby Current LED Current Air Velocity Diameter Height Temperature Relative Humidity Standards/Approvals Provided by Vendor 17. Easy wiring using terminal block shall be provided to enable removing the detector without loss of power to the remaining loop. dirt etc.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF in the environment. optothermal. Each detector (optical. The detectors shall have single LED.1.4. The detectors should have a facility of automatic environment compensation (drift compensation). Once set the sensitivity should remain fixed irrespective of variation of environment factors.1. 17.7. 17.1.10. which will light up continuously in alarm condition.3.9. The Detectors shall have built-in short circuit isolators.3. 17.8.1. 17. No hardware addressing like rotary switch or dip switches to be used.1.

4.electric (light scattering) principles as well as on thermal sensing by combination of rate of rise and fixed temperature. It should have EN 54. 17. a duct probe unit shall be provided in addition to intelligent addressable detector.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF The intelligent addressable photo-electric cum Thermal detector shall use both photo.1. The detector will be with inbuilt isolator and soft addressing. Sampling pipe with 17. Housing with built-in smoke detector base.4. Description Model Number Manufacturer/Make Voltage Range Standby Current LED Current Air Velocity Fixed temp Set Point Rate of rise in ºC Diameter Height Temperature Relative Humidity Standards/Approvals Provided by Vendor Intelligent addressable Ventilation Duct Detector Description To reduce air velocity in the duct . pipe with blow-out hole. The ventilation duct detector consists of three parts: 17.4.For assessing the detectors following data shall be filled by the supplier. The housing is provided with a transparent cover so that the alarm LED of the smoke detector is visible from outside. Data Sheet Sr No 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 17. that the sampling pipe is directed against the wind direction. PVC pipe Permissible Air Speed: 1 to 20 m/s Ambient temperature range: Ambient humidity: Installation: 5 to 60 degree centigrade 95 % RH The installation must be such. Vds approvals. Other required features as per specification point 8. Blow-out 17.4.4.3. spacer pipe and sampling holes.2. It should be possible through software to program the detector to work only on one principle i. 1 2 3 4 Data Sheet: 10 . only heat or only smoke or in combination. The detectors will have inbuilt isolators with software addressing.e.4.

19. No 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 Description Model Number Manufacturer/Make Operating Voltage Air speed Ambient Temperature Range Working RH Standards/Approvals Provided by Vendor 18. Modules will have only software addressing.3. The manual call points shall be software addressed from the panel software. Should contain an integrated short circuit isolator which should ensure that a fault is localized and that the loop continues to function fully in the event of a wire break or a short circuit. Sr.3. Manual Call Points shall connect with two wires to one of the control panel loops. with the alarm carrying on until a replacement glass panel is fitted. The module should be suitable for connecting special detectors like Air expansion LHS system. 11 19. The modules would be with IP 66 enclosures. No hardware addressing permitted. No 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 Description Model Number Manufacturer/Make Operating Voltage Contact Current/voltage rating No.1. The manual call point (break glass units) shall be of standard compact type of plastic material.1. deactivating access control system. which should ensure that the fault is localized and that the loop continues to function fully in the event of a wire break or a short circuit. tripping of power supplies and Air Handling Units.4. starting of exhaust fan etc. Addressable Monitor cum Control Module The addressable monitor cum control module shall be able to take at least two input point (for status etc) and have at least one relay output (to trip AHU. 18. These should contain an integrated short circuit isolator. It should be operable by breaking the glass with the finger without providing any harm. The manual call points will be with inbuilt short circuit isolators. 19. start Exhaust etc). The output potential free contacts shall be rated for 230V/2A. 18. The manual break glass units shall be addressable type and suitable to connect with two wires to the Fire Alarm Control Panel (FACP) loops.2. . Addressable Manual call points Addressable Manual call point to be used to trigger a fire alarm manually. actuation of Fire dampers. Data Sheet: 19. The modules will be with inbuilt short circuit isolators. 18. The alarm is to be set off by breaking the glass. and should be suitable for connection to the system’s loop technology. Unit MCP should be suitable for surface mounting with protection category IP 24. (max 60W). of Input/output relay contacts Dimension Temperature Relative Humidity Standards/Approvals Provided by Vendor 18.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF Sr.2.

Sr.4 Response indicators of the same manufacturer/make will be preferred.4. The batteries shall be VRLA batteries placed in the enclosure with low voltage indication/battery fault indication in the front of the enclosure. The addressable loop powered sounders provided shall be such that it gives discontinuous/intermittent audible alarm automatically whenever automatic/manual detector operates and is distinct from the background noise in every part of the premises.2 The response indicator shall be driven directly from its associated local detector. The battery shall have sufficient capacity to power the fire alarm system for not less than seventy-two hours upon a normal AC power failure.3.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 19. 21. Response Indicator 11. The batteries are to be completely maintenance free. 11. a separate external 24VDC power supply cum charger along with batteries with sufficient AH for 72 hours backup.1 The response indicator shall provide a remote indication for any addressable detector installed above the false ceiling. Their location should be marked and highlighted if necessary for it to be visible. The manual call points should be visible to everybody. 11. The fire alarm panel shall have an inbuilt charger to charge the batteries. Addressable Loop powered Sounders 22. Addressable loop powered flasher may also be provided separately wherever it is needed. 21. The rating shall be specified with supporting catalogue to cross check whether the battery will provide 72 hour rating in no alarm condition. .1. 21. Data Sheet: Sr. of cells AH rating Standards/Approvals Provided by Vendor 22. For externally powered devices like Air flow based tubular heat sensing system.2. 11. 21. SMF Batteries The fire alarm panel will have inbuilt chargers and batteries housed inside it for loop powered devices. synoptic panel or any other conventional device. No 1 2 3 4 Description Manufacturer/Make Voltage per cell and no.3 The connection to the response indicator shall be monitored for open and short circuits. No 1 2 3 4 5 6 Description Model Number Manufacturer/Make size Operating Temperature Relative Humidity Normal Operating Voltage Provided by Vendor Data Sheet: 20. The hooter /sounder sound shall be approved by RRCAT before installation.1.2. The current required in alarming condition shall also be written. SMF. 12 22. All sounders shall produce a similar sound and shall maintain the same during their operation. should be considered by the bidder.

24 V DC volts operation Parameter Manufacturer / Make Operating voltage power Storage capacity Message recording feature Nonvolatile memory Description 24V DC separate power choice of recording of at least 1 message History and telephone nos. 24. Once the call has been established the autodialer will announce verbal messages to the called party. 23. recording Vendor’s spec. Auto Dialer 23. 23. The System should have programmable sensing levels. Voice Message: 60 seconds recorded message in any language includes a common message to describe the location and short message to describe the alarm event. 23. An auto-dialer is an electronic device that can automatically dial telephone numbers to communicate between any two points in the telephone.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF Parameter Tone Type Power Current Sound Output Casing Description Single Tone Loop powered 4. Non-volatile memory for message storage and telephone number storage. Air Expansion Linear Heat Detection System 24.5. reusable (against fire) type programmable heat detection system to continuously monitor fire incidences. 24.2.1. Specifications: With the Purpose and Objective of having an appropriate least damageable.2. 13 . The System should have features to avoid false alarms. Disturbance variables such as weather related temperature fluctuation shall not trigger an alarm.8mA@ high volume 90 dB ABS Vendor’s spec. We need dial tone connection for the autodialer. It should not be with EPABX system. 23.3. 60 second message storage.2.1. and 10 telephone numbers storage facility. Disturbance variables such as weather related temperature fluctuation shall not trigger an alarm.1. 23. 23. The Product: Auto Dialer is an Electronic Device which alerts through phone / cell by playing the pre – recorded message.4. 24. The sensor should be reusable against fire or simulation test of fire.4. Should be rated for minimum 100degC.2. 16 keys multifunction soft touch key pad. 24.2. 16 x 2 LCD for easy programming. 15 digit length telephone number to store cell phone numbers and STD numbers. The System should sense rate of rise as well as react to fixed temperature limits as pre alarm and subsequently as an alarm for activation/extinguishing actions. mobile phone networks.6.3. Technical requirement and features 24.2. 24.2.

24.2.2. 24. 24.16.21.2. 24.2. The battery backup should be available atleast upto 72 hours. The sensor box should be able to be fitted away from the conveyor. 24.2. The LHS system shall have flexibility in adjusting the sensitivity levels vide software programming for alarm triggering.14. The LHS system shall be able to withstand temperatures around 100ºC so that it can be reused even after a fire incidence or fire simulation test.19. In any case there should be a backup battery supply in case of Main power failure. sense and give alarm.6.2. It shall also have a PC interface provision for displaying temperature trends and history log if required. One unit of the LHS system shall be able to cover a maximum (straight) length of 100mtrs.18.2. 24. The LHS system shall respond to both rates of rise as well as fixed temperature limits with a flexibility to use them in cross zoning or only either of the functions.2. The System should be generally maintenance free. 24. 24. 14 24.2.2. Provision for doing the initial programming and subsequent operational feature should be available in the LHS control unit itself. 24.11. That is it should not depend on the Main Fire Alarm Panel for its working. 24. The LHS control unit shall have an inbuilt buffer to store the events.2.2.7.12. 24. available in the plant to facilitate Plant-Wide Surveillance and Monitoring. 24. The LHS system shall have a tubular portion sealed at one end and an intelligent control unit at the other end of the tube to monitor.15. The System should be PC addressable for any adjustments in system sensing/response levels and data management with respect to the installation.9.2.2. it should have interfacing provision with any soft addressable fire alarm system.17. The LHS system shall be of Tubular Type made from copper. . 24.2.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 24.20.13.2.2.22. The LHS system shall be steady and not vary with respect to climatic changes in temperature.24. 24. If the system requires lesser voltage then the provision for the same to be taken care by the Bidder. The LHS control unit shall perform self checks on the sensing line to check for any leakage or constriction of the sensor tube. 24. 24.23. The System being standalone. The LHS control unit shall have relay interface for connection with the Main Fire Alarm Panel in the Plant to display the FIRE and Fault alarm. The LHS control unit shall have Visual LED indication to show the following informations: RATE OF RISE ALARM FIXED TEMPERATURE ALARM FAULT 230VAC supply shall be provided for the LHS system.2.5.2. 24.10. The LHS system shall be of standalone Type.2. 24.8.

Necessary wiring shall be done from panel to the synoptic panel to provide fire indication with red LED.5sq. Synoptic Panel Supply.26. 2core x 1. For each LHS control unit 2 runs of the cable mentioned above would be connected to the I/O interface unit. 24. The LHS system shall be devoid of any cabling except for its interface with the Main Fire Alarm Panel or for providing local alarm signals tapped from the Control Unit. Color graphics software The fire alarm management system should be a multi-user graphical management system and should be used to centrally monitor and operate fire alarm systems. fault and healthy indication. 24. The LHS system should have provision for interfacing with Soft Addressable Fire Alarm System being installed. The LHS control unit shall have minimum IP 65 housing protection and shall be rated for 0 to 50ºC. Extension poles shall enable the reach to be extended up to 6.e.31. The Trend and History data software installed in the PC should depict the online temperature changes in the LHS system. It shall support for testing of 200 . Detector Test Units The smoke detector test units shall be designed to functionally test smoke detectors. fire. 24.27.2. One for fault and other for the Alarm. installation and commissioning of synoptic panel shall be done for the entire building divided into 10 zones. replacement as well as testing shall be possible from the ground floor.25. Removal.. 26.28. 24.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 24.mm copper conductor FRLS cable shall be used for the system.30. 24.2.29.2.5m. 24. with operation being via keyboard and mouse. Aerosol Test Can The 300gm aerosol can is supplied as an accessory to the Smoke Test Unit. It shall be installed at the security post.2. 25. 15 .32.2.2. The aerosol should not contain ozone damaging CFC's. The LHS control unit shall have a connection for Reset switch for resetting the system after a fire incidence is detected and cleared.300 detectors units. Aerosol spray for smoke testing shall be comprised of a range of particles comparable to those found in various types of smoke. There shall be powder coated MS sheet of 20 SWG with front cover of transparent acrylic sheet with proper support. 27. fault with yellow blinking LED and healthy condition with green LED. The LHS control unit memory shall not be affected by total power failure (Mains and backup failure) and shall continue to work on the earlier set parameters once it is switched ON again. i. 24.2. All massages and status of the connected fire alarm system should display on an easy to understand graphical user interface. The size of the synoptic shall be A-1 size prominently displaying the status of the zoned fire alarm. There shall be duplicate LEDs for each set of indication.2.

2X12 V. 8.set 1 1 9. List-A: The FAS items required in ARPF Sr.40 AH Enclosure 80 character LCD display Intelligent Addressable Optical Smoke Detectors as per specification along with detector base. Intelligent Addressable Photo-electric cum thermal Smoke Detectors as per specification along with detector base. 3. 2 loops Battery charger SMF batteries . 5. 10. Air Expansion based tubular rate of rise/fixed temperature heat detection system as per specification. 6. No. Synoptic Panel as per specification PC with printer as per specification Quantity 2. Auto Dialer as per specification. Addressable Manual Call points as per specification. 4. 01 01 1 set 1 set 01 85 08 07 04 03 01 01 1 1 1 15 17 1.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF Part-C Bill of Quotation (BOQ) 28. Detector Test & Removal Kit as per specification. Addressable loop powered Sounders as per specification. 1 Description of Items 2 loop 100% intelligent addressable modular hot redundant Fire Alarm Control Panel based on 32 bit dual microprocessors and colour graphics soft ware for including the following as per specification. 13 16 . Power supply Battery charger SMF battery (12 AH) Response Indicator as per specification Addressable Control cum Monitor Module as per specification. 7. 12. 11. Intelligent addressable Ventilation Duct Detector as per specification.

75 sq. List-B: FAS spares (Additional spares can be recommended by supplier) Sr. 1 Description of Items 2 loop Intelligent 100% hot redundant Addressable Modular Fire Alarm Control Panel based on 32 bit dual microprocessors including the following as per specification a. Intelligent addressable Ventilation Duct Detector as per specification. 2-core FRLS copper flexible cable of 500 meter length as per detailed specification in annexure-1.25 sq. 80 character LCD display Intelligent Addressable Optical Smoke Detectors as per specification along with detector base Intelligent Addressable Photo-electric cum thermal Smoke Detectors as per specification along with detector base. battery charger c. No. cable of 2000-meter 0. twisted pair. 8 pair FRLS copper flexible cable of 500 meter length as per detailed specification in annexure-1. 2 loops b. mm. Addressable loop powered Sounders as per specification. mm. Glasses for Manual Call point Quantity 01 2 3 4 5 6 8 9 10 15 01 03 01 10 5 20 30.5 sq mm. Response Indicator as per specification.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 29. 2-core. List-C: BOQ for cables • • • 1. shielded. Addressable Manual call points as per specification. Fire Survival copper length as per detailed specification in annexure-1. 0. Addressable Control cum Monitor Module as per specification. SMF Batteries 40AH d. Enclosure e. 17 . 16 strands.

2 9 10 10.2 8 8. 4.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 30.6 Item description Conductor material No.1.2 10.1 6. For 1.1 4.1 10. 4.1 8.2 5 5.3 10. No.5 10.5 sq mm.2 7 7. of conductor x cross Glass mica tape over conductor (thickness) Insulation over glass mica tape Material Thickness Twinning of two cores ( twist per meter) Inner sheathing over cores Material Thickness Shield Material Thickness Outer sheathing Material Thickness Overall diameter of the cable Electrical parameters Insulation resistance for 1 Km at 20ºC DC resistance of each conductor for 1 Km at 20ºC Capacitance between conductors of a pair Capacitance between conductor and drain wire of a shield Voltage rating of the cable Percentage noise reduction Unit Technical Parameters 18 . 1.1 7. 2.1 6 6. 3.4 10. 2 core cable the following table shall be filled: Make: Length: 2000 Meters Unit rate: Sr.

Questions Vendor’s Response Standards/ Approvals for FAS as per the indent Yes / No Number of installations in last three years Have you attached a list of installations done in last Yes / No three years along with their addresses. 2. 8 pair. Item description Unit Conductor material No. 32. Item description Unit Conductor material No. 5. No.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 30. 1. For 0. 4. contact details and names of contact persons? signed 32. FRLS copper cable the following table shall be filled Make: Length: 500 Metre Unit rate: Sr. All the constituent units of fire alarm equipment supplied to the provisions of this specification shall be subjected to visual. markings and dimensions to assess its conformance with other requirements stated or reasonably implied otherwise. 6. Mandatory Questionnaire Sr. For 0. 5. workmanship. 1.25 sq mm.3. finish. No. 4.75 sq. of conductor x cross Resistance of cable Operating voltage Twinning of two cores ( twist per meter) Outer insulation Technical Parameters 31. dimensional and functional inspection and testing to the satisfaction of the purchaser. mm. 3. Pre-dispatch Inspection 19 . Offers without the filled up and duly questionnaire are liable to be rejected. 2-core. 6. No. 2. Testing & Commissioning The Fire Alarm equipment shall be carefully examined to determine their conformance with reference to material. 3. Mandatory Questionnaire It shall be filled by the bidder and return with their bid. FRLS copper cable the following table shall be filled Make: Length: 500 Metre Unit rate: Sr. of conductor x cross Resistance of cable Operating voltage Twinning of two cores ( twist per meter) Outer insulation Technical Parameters 30. Part-D Inspection. 3. 2.2.1. 1.

detectors.2. Testing and verification of the components at factory to ensure that the detectors are working satisfactorily as per technical specification and components are in good condition.2. All the connected components. the equipment will be considered as having been commissioned. During which time the sub-unit shall be kept switched ‘ON’ under prevalent ambient conditions. Commissioning -. cables shall be tested for their continuity and working at different phases of completion of the installation process. The cabling has to be done as per the requirements of supplier.2.2.1. the performance of the sub-units shall be checked before. The cables shall be tested to have no joints. Integrated testing of the system with sample detectors of each type wired together shall be done for establishing the functioning of the system Fire and fault alarm conditions shall be simulated on each line and channel and 20 .2 months.2.2. Installation & Commissioning 32. All the equipment supplied shall be installed at site as per the engineering drawings duly approved by the indenter. 32. The supplier shall visit sites of installation at ARPF and shall prepare drawings for execution of cabling.1.1. The drawing shall be approved by RRCAT and the cabling shall be done by RRCAT. The supplier shall prepare a commissioning document containing all the tests and other details. the system shall be handed over to the purchaser.3.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 32.1. However he shall be responsible for the activities carried out by the sub-contractor. 32. The burn-in period shall be for a continuous period of 100 hrs.1. The cables shall be tested at the suppliers premises as per specification. After it is commissioned. 32. The indenting officer shall declare the system installed only after certification. during and after the test and there shall not be any deviation from the specifications.1. Burn in Test at site All the electronic sub-units shall be subjected to Burn-in test under rated load conditions.Real plant test (Semi industrial run) A very extensive testing of the system under real plant conditions shall be carried out to remove the remaining hardware/software bugs for a period of min.2. The supplier shall obtain specific clearance in writing wherever a part of the work is sub-contracted. Installation at site 32. The suppler needs to prepare a detailed testing procedure for testing all the types of detectors and this document needs to get the approval of the indenting officer prior to the testing of the system and its components.2. The supplier shall inform day-to-day progress of the work to the indenting officer or authorised representative from RRCAT. Functional Test at site All the functional tests shall be performed in the presence of the indenter or his authorized representative at the site. 32. 32. 32.2. Installation of the system shall be done by the supplier while cabling shall be done by RRCAT.2. After successful completion of the semi-industrial run.2.4.2.3.1. A document from the original supplier shall be submitted for verification to ensure that the components are new and are not older than 6 month. 32.

2. operation manuals. The supplier shall make 3 copies of the as built drawings. At the end of tests the test reports shall be supplied to the indenter.2.4. The indenting officer on receipt of the same shall give necessary approval of acceptance. No failure shall occur. relevant CDs of PC and related software and submit the same for final acceptance of the system to the indenting officer.2.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF the complete operation sequence shall be checked.2. Endurance test A continuous run test for 48 hrs shall also be conducted on the whole system with simulated channels for its integrity for both physical and functional means. 32. maintenance manuals. Self-diagnostic tests and tests for alarm/trouble etc. On sample basis the channels shall be tested for their capability for various detectors combinations and types of detectors. shall also be conducted. 21 .5. 32. Acceptance of the System The system shall be declared functional after successful testing and commissioning.

3 mm thickness.3. The outer jacket shall be red /orange colour. Fire Survival copper cable : (2000 Meter) 33. 33. Capacitance between each conductor and the drain wire connected to the shield shall be 288pf/ m ± 5%. Aluminum Mylar of 0.5 sq. twisted pair. Cable Characteristics The cable core shall be red and black colored.3. Voltage rating of the cable shall be 250V. Technical specification for 1.6 mm thickness minimum. General The cables are used for carrying low-level signals from sensors like smoke detector. Individual cores are coated with glass mica tape of 0. These carry high frequency low-level digital signal these are prone to noise pick up. RRCAT/AP/PSD/Indus-2/VDS/01. 22 . mm. flame detectors.All these shall be placed along with outer jacket of LSOH insulation of 0. Hence these require excellent shielding and low values of Resistance and Capacitance. The glass mica taped conductors shall be covered with HR PVC sheathing of 0. 16 strand. 33.5 sq mm cross section is made of tinned copper of 16 strands .1 mm thickness with suitable adhesive tape wrapped over it. The drain wire of 0. The Conductors shall be made of 16 twisted strands of high conductivity annealed tinned copper.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF Annexure-1 Technical Specification for Fire Alarm Cable 33. 33.3 mm thickness is bonded with a suitable tape. The cable shall withstand a voltage of 1500 V rms AC when applied for one minute between the two conductors of the pair.7.1. 33. heat detectors etc.1.3.3. shielded. The two cores thus formed shall be twisted with 10-12 twist/meter and then these cores shall be covered with LHOS insulation of 0.3.5. 33.3.3. The Fire survival Cable and Conductor’s general arrangement It is a two core cable with 1. which acts as the shielding material.2. mm copper conductors constituting each core. The insulation resistance for 1KM length at 20°C shall be greater than 100Mohms at 500V dc.3. The cable specifications are given as given below: 33. Each conductor shall have a dc resistance of less than 14 ohms per KM at 20 °C. The general arrangement shall be as given in the drawing no. There shall be reduction of noise by 80 % . 33. to the main control panel consisting of micro processor based data acquisition and control system.6 mm thickness.6.3.4. Capacitance between conductors of a pair shall be 148 pf/m ± 5%. 33. 33.5 sq.2.

34.3. class-5 . mm Number of strands & diameter: flexible. 34. 250 Volt (test voltage: 1500V between cores for 1 minute) Number of twists per Meter: 10 to 12 Core insulation and outer jacket Flexible twisted 2 core cable.2 9 10 10. Flexible twisted 8 pairs tinned copper cable. Conductor Size: 0. 35. of conductor x cross Glass mica tape over conductor (thickness) Insulation over glass mica tape Material Thickness Twinning of two cores ( twist per meter) Inner sheathing over cores Material Thickness Shield Material Thickness Outer sheathing Material Thickness Overall diameter of the cable Electrical parameters Insulation resistance for 1 Km at 20ºC DC resistance of each conductor for 1 Km at 20ºC Capacitance between conductors of a pair Capacitance between conductor and drain wire of a shield Voltage rating of the cable Percentage noise reduction 34.8. 34.1 4.1 6. 0.75 sq.6 Item description Conductor material No.2.1 6 6. 35.2 5 5.4. 34. mm tinned Copper. Numbers of pairs: 8 twisted pairs (Different colour pairs) Conductor Size: 0.25 sq.3.5. No.5. Number of strand & diameter: flexible.4. 3. 1. mm. 4.2 7 7.25 sq.6. 23 FRLS 35.7. mm FRLS Copper Cable (500 Meter) 35. 2. class-5 . 34.3 10.2 10.4 10.2 8 8. as per IS 8130 Operating voltage.1.1 8. 4. 250 Volt (test voltage: 1500V between cores for 1 minute) Number of twists per Meter: 10 to 12.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF Sr. 35. . 8 pair. FRLS copper cable (500 Meter) 34. 2 core 0. 35.1 10. 34.75 sq.1 7. 34.5 10. as per IS 8130 Resistance: 80 ohm/Km (Max) Operating voltage.2.1.

Type Tests 36. 36. 36. 36. 36.4. 36.2. 36.1. Core insulation and outer jacket FRLS Predispatch Inspection: In presence of RRCAT representative.Technical Specification for Fire Alarm System of ARPF 35. 36.2. the supplier shall perform all the tests on the cables on samples to ensure that the cable meets all technical specification.9.2.1.2.1.2. Conductor resistance test Dielectric test at room temperature at room temperature.14.2. These Test reports shall be bound by supplier and the same shall be submitted to RRCAT at the time of delivery. 36. Persulphate test. 35.4. continuity and length and if found satisfactory. ***** 24 .1. Inspection to have no joints Dielectric test (Water immersion test) Insulation resistance test.2. 36. 36. Inspection and testing 36. Core. 36. Verification of physical/dimensional characteristics. Resistance per kM: 26 ohm/kM.1.6.2. 36. Thickness of insulation and sheath.2.1.1.2. Acceptance Test at RRCAT On delivery of material to RRCAT.2.13.2.2.2.7. cross section.1.10. Test for insulation resistance. 36. acceptance shall be given by RRCAT representative.2. 36. 36.15. Fire resistance test Insulation shrinkage test.1.3.7.2.2.2. Core lay used.16. Annealing test for copper. 36. 36.1. The tests are listed as follows: 36. Test reports Three copies of reports of all the tests performed as above shall be signed by supplier and RRCAT representative as part of acceptance of the material. Routine tests 36.1.2.1.2.11.3.2.1. Colour of insulation Diameter of cables. Hot deformation test.1.1.1. the cables shall be checked for any physical damage.5.1.12.6.2. 36.2.1.1. 36.8. 36.2. Acceptance Tests at factory Tests are divided into type tests and routine tests as given below: 36.2.2. Insulation resistance test at 60 deg C.1. number of strands.