ULVAShield passes NFPA 274 fire test

Posted on: 25th Oct 2014

Test cabinet with the ULVAShield system installed prior to test

NFPA 274, a relatively new, North American fire regulation, has specific relevance to Liquified Natural Gas (LNG) applications.

The test is relatively demanding but the ULVAShield system has passed with a good margin of safety.

Total heat release was 36.133MJ compared to a specified maximum of 84MJ.

Total smoke was 281 m2 compared to a specified maximum of 500 m2.

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