Revisiting Burner-Management Control
- NFPA 86--What's new for oven users? Bennett, Dick // Process Heating;Nov/Dec95, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p16
Reports that the National Fire Protection Association has released the 1995 edition of `NFPA 86, Ovens and Furnaces,' about the United States standard for safe construction and operation of industrial ovens and furnaces. Changes on new installations; Safety issues concerning oil or combination...
- Furnace Safety Q&A (part 1). Martin, Richard J. // Industrial Heating;Jul2010, Vol. 77 Issue 7, p20
The article presents questions and answers related to one of National Fire Protection Association's (NFPA's) standards, the NFPA 86, including the determination whether NFPA 86 applies to equipment without buying the standard, the substitution of NFPA 87 to NFPA 86 for fired heaters in...
- Engineering Standards as Collaborative Projects: Asbestos in the Table of Clearances. Maines, Rachel // Business & Economic History On-Line;2011, Vol. 9, p1
The Table of Clearances to Combustible Construction, an American national engineering standard for the insulation of boilers and other heating devices, was established in 1943 as a collaborative project of the insurance industry, fire protection organizations, and the federal government. This...
- Remember the heat in the barn? Loos, Trent // High Plains Journal;12/9/2013, Vol. 131 Issue 50, p28B
The article offers the author's insights on how to save energy, and heating equipment which involved in U.S. home structure fired in 2011, according to the National Fire Protection Association.
- Tip of the Week: The First Four Annexes of NFPA 70E. Lamendola, Mark // Electrical Construction & Maintenance Exclusive Insight;9/14/2015, p1
The article reports on the four annexes of the U.S. National Fire Protection Association's (NFPA) 70E standard.
- NFPA OKs small sprinkler pipe for homes. Heselbarth, Rob // Contractor Magazine;Aug96, Vol. 43 Issue 8, p1
Reports on the National Fire Protection Association Standards Council's approval of a revision to Standard 13D to allow half-inch pipes to be used in residential fire sprinkler systems. Revision's intent of making fire sprinkler systems economical enough for home builders to offer them as...
- HUD taps NFPA to code manufactured housing. // CEE News;Sep98, Vol. 50 Issue 10, p1
Reports that the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development has selected the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) to develop standards for mobile homes. Share of this type of homes of all new single-family dwellings in the US; Praise for the NFPA's open consensus process;...
- Changes to the 1994 edition of NFPA 13 (Part I). McGreal, Mike // PM Engineer;Feb/Mar95, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p16
Part I. Discusses changes made to the 1994 edition of the National Fire Protection Association's (NFPA) standard on the use of fire sprinklers. Revisions to standard since 1986; Non-adoption of NPFA 13 standard by municipalities; Clarification of criteria used to determine whether standard is...
- What's new for the 1996 edition of NFPA 13. McGreal, Mike // PM Engineer;Jul96, Vol. 2 Issue 6, p16
Focuses on the National Fire Protection Association's 1996 edition of the Standard for the Installation of Sprinkler Systems. Responsibility of the Technical Committee on Automatic Sprinklers; Areas that were revised.