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Here’s What You Need To Know About Fire Alarm Testing Requirements

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No matter what industry you work in, your facility must have a fire alarm system installed. It will help warn your employees of potential fires so they have time to get to safety, and it will also help protect your equipment and products from potential damage.  Installing a fire alarm and leaving it at that […]

How To Implement Fire Safety in Oil Refineries

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In the complex oil and gas industry, it shouldn’t be surprising that it’s a dangerous field to work in, and a lot could go wrong. That’s why implementing specific safety measures is extremely important, including fire protection.  One of the most serious oil and gas industry risks is explosions and fires. Learn how to protect […]

What’s the Difference Between Dry Deluge Testing vs. Traditional Wet Testing?

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In past years, it’s been the norm to test deluge systems with water, but these wet deluge tests can cause many unforeseen problems and risks  — especially in oil and gas facilities. That’s why we’ve opted for dry deluge testing as a more viable and efficient testing method at Total Industrial Solutions.  If you’re interested […]

What Are Foam Suppression Systems? Here’s What You Need To Know

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Depending on the size of your facility, the hazardous chemicals present, and the equipment you work with, you might benefit from a foam suppression system. Read on to discover more about this kind of fire protection system, how it works, and what types there are.  What Is a Foam Fire Suppression System? Foam suppression systems […]

What Is a Dry Chemical Fire Suppression System? Here’s the Inside Scoop

Fires of any size can be extremely dangerous. The faster a fire can be controlled and suppressed, the best chance you’ll have of minimizing any damage to your facility or injury to your employees. Various industries and applications require specific fire suppression solutions. So, which fire suppression system is best for your industry?  One of […]

What Is Dry Deluge Testing? Here’s What You Need To Know

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There’s an array of open head fire suppression systems on the market, including deluge systems, water spray systems, water mist systems, foam systems, and foam chamber  systems. Since these systems will protect employees and equipment in the case of fire, it’s essential to test them regularly to ensure everything is working correctly. Dry deluge testing […]

All About AFFF: Your Guide To Understanding Aqueous Film Forming Foam

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  Aqueous Film Forming Foam (AFFF) is an effective firefighting substance that has been used for years in industrial applications. Unfortunately, as we learn more about toxins and chemicals like PFAS, the use of AFFF has become increasingly controversial. Here’s what you need to know about this firefighting solution, why it’s so popular, and why […]