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K28 ESFR Sprinkler Now FM Approved to Protect Up to 50 foot Storage Facilities with Significantly Less Water
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K28 ESFR Sprinkler Now FM Approved to Protect Up to 50 foot Storage Facilities with Significantly Less Water

Hastings, MI, U.S.A. – The Viking Corporation, a global leader in fire protection and life safety systems, announced today an enhanced FM Approval for its K28 ESFR sprinkler. This new FM Approval allows the Model VK514 sprinkler to protect 50 ft (15,2 m) high warehouses with significantly less water than other available protection methods. A design of nine sprinklers in a 3x3 array at 40 psi...

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New XT1 Fire Sprinklers Incorporate a Stainless Steel Deflector
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New XT1 Fire Sprinklers Incorporate a Stainless Steel Deflector

The Viking’s XT1 Fire Sprinklers are offered with an integrated spring and seal assembly that is is Teflon® sealed and fully encapsulated. The sprinkler’s deflector is laser etched and the spring assembly with innovative hinge prevents sprinkler components from lodging upon the activation of the deflector. The units are suitable for installations in tight spaces. The XT1 sprinklers are...

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New Foam Fire Suppression Systems are Available with Single and Double Wall Construction
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New Foam Fire Suppression Systems are Available with Single and Double Wall Construction

Viking’s Foam Fire Suppression Systems are used for fuel storage, refineries, aircraft hangars, logistics centers, and military installations. Foam Systems come with vertical and horizontal bladder tanks, bladder tank hose stations and atmospheric tanks. Units are offered with variety of C6 foam concentrates such as synthetic AFFF and ARC concentrates, military specification concentrates and...

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5.6 K-Factor Attic Sprinklers feature 200°F glass bulb operating element.
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5.6 K-Factor Attic Sprinklers feature 200°F glass bulb operating element.

5.6 K-Factor Attic Sprinklers are offered in VK660 Model V-HIP and VK697 5.6K Attic Upright models with standard brass finish or Electroless Nickel PTFE plating. VK660 features 6 x 28 ft. maximum coverage area and protects the hip area by spraying water in 90° pattern down the attic slope toward the eaves. VK697 Upright model is designed for use with V-BB, V-SD and V-HIP Attic sprinklers. This...

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COIN® VK950 Sprinklers feature corrosion resistant Nickel PTFE plating.
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COIN® VK950 Sprinklers feature corrosion resistant Nickel PTFE plating.

Designed to protect areas constructed of wood truss, bar joists or composite wood joists, COIN VK950 Sprinklers meet cULus standards for use in hazard combustible and non-combustible spaces. Rated to 200°F temperature, unit features 15 mm NPT thread. Offering 16 ft x 16 ft coverage area and 60 in. height, product can be installed in CPVC and steel wet pipe sprinkler systems. Featuring glass bulb...

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Dry Pendent Fire Sprinklers feature extra-large orifice.
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Dry Pendent Fire Sprinklers feature extra-large orifice.

Supplied in sizes from 12–48 in. in 6 in. increments, Dry ELO Pendent Sprinklers are FM-Approved with K-factor of 11.2 (161). Units are available in 165°F, 205°F, and 280°F temperature ratings and are suitable for many cold storage applications where ceiling heights are 35 ft and below. Offered in both standard and quick response versions, sprinklers come in plain barrel, standard...

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Pendent Sprinkler features decorative finishes.
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Pendent Sprinkler features decorative finishes.

Residential Pendent Sprinkler offers 18 x 18 ft and 20 x 20 ft coverage areas with competitive flows in coverage areas as low as 12 x 12 ft. With 5.2 K-factor, VK436 sprinkler is UL Listed for residential occupancies below smooth, flat, horizontal ceilings. It is approved for 155?F and 175?F temperatures, is available in various decorative finishes, and can be surface-mounted or recessed.

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K28 ESFR Sprinkler Now FM Approved to Protect Up to 50 foot Storage Facilities with Significantly Less Water
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K28 ESFR Sprinkler Now FM Approved to Protect Up to 50 foot Storage Facilities with Significantly Less Water

Hastings, MI, U.S.A. – The Viking Corporation, a global leader in fire protection and life safety systems, announced today an enhanced FM Approval for its K28 ESFR sprinkler. This new FM Approval allows the Model VK514 sprinkler to protect 50 ft (15,2 m) high warehouses with significantly less water than other available protection methods. A design of nine sprinklers in a 3x3 array at 40 psi...

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Company News

Valve and System Configurator is The Newest Online Tool from Viking

Caledonia, Mich. – Viking Group, Inc., a global leader in fire protection and life safety systems, introduced a new digital tool that assists its users in the configuration of Viking valve and trim selections. The new “Valve and System Configurator” simplifies the complex process of identifying and ordering the proper valve and trim combination for virtually any fire protection challenge....

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Viking Group, Inc. Announces Official Move to New Headquarters

Caledonia, Mich. – Viking Group, Inc., a global leader in the manufacture and distribution of fire protection and life safety systems, announces the opening of its new headquarters building in Caledonia, Michigan. Employees previously based out of its Grand Rapids office, along with many employees from the existing Hastings, Michigan location, began occupying the new facility on August 19....

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Minimax Fire Products Now Part of The Viking Corporation

Hastings, Mich. – The Viking Corporation, a global leader in fire and life safety systems, announced today that the Minimax Fire Products brand is now part of Viking's Special Hazards line and will be distributed under the Viking name. The expanded line of special hazards products now includes clean agent suppression systems, advanced detection options, and other integrated systems for many...

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Viking SupplyNet Announces Promotions and Additions Within Sales Team

Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA – Viking SupplyNet, a global leader in the distribution of fire protection and life safety systems, announces several changes and additions to its sales personnel throughout the United States and Latin America. Adam Owens, Viking SupplyNet’s previous Director of Inside Sales and Customer Service, has been promoted to Director of U.S. Sales and Customer Service. In...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Viking to Acquire Fire Protection CPVC Business from NIBCO

Hastings, MI, U.S.A. – The Viking Group, a leading manufacturer and distributor of fire protection products and services, announces its acquisition of the fire protection CPVC business in Charlestown, Indiana from NIBCO, Inc. Based in Elkhart, Indiana, NIBCO has been a leading manufacturer of valves, fittings and flow control products since 1904. For over a decade NIBCO has produced a broad...

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New XT1 Fire Sprinklers Incorporate a Stainless Steel Deflector
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New XT1 Fire Sprinklers Incorporate a Stainless Steel Deflector

The Viking’s XT1 Fire Sprinklers are offered with an integrated spring and seal assembly that is is Teflon® sealed and fully encapsulated. The sprinkler’s deflector is laser etched and the spring assembly with innovative hinge prevents sprinkler components from lodging upon the activation of the deflector. The units are suitable for installations in tight spaces. The XT1 sprinklers are...

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Company News

Viking Launches Mobile Support App for Sprinkler Installers

HASTINGS, Michigan – The Viking Group, Inc., a global leader in fire protection and life safety systems, today announced the launch of a new mobile app to provide technical assistance to installers in the field. The Valve & System Support App acts like a virtual assistant, providing instant access to technical data, instructional videos, system maintenance and repair instructions, and...

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New Foam Fire Suppression Systems are Available with Single and Double Wall Construction
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New Foam Fire Suppression Systems are Available with Single and Double Wall Construction

Viking’s Foam Fire Suppression Systems are used for fuel storage, refineries, aircraft hangars, logistics centers, and military installations. Foam Systems come with vertical and horizontal bladder tanks, bladder tank hose stations and atmospheric tanks. Units are offered with variety of C6 foam concentrates such as synthetic AFFF and ARC concentrates, military specification concentrates and...

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