Press Release Summary:
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 fluoroprotein concentrates. The units are compliant to FMS 130 and UL 162 standards.
Original Press Release:
Viking Announces Expanded Line of Foam Fire Suppression Systems
Hastings, Michigan, USA – The Viking Corporation, a global leader in fire protection and life safety systems, has announced the expansion of its line of foam fire suppression systems. Viking now offers complete, integrated low-expansion foam solutions for the suppression of flammable liquid fires. Protected hazards include fuel storage, refineries, aircraft hangars and helipads, logistics centers, incineration plants, military installations, and jetty loading areas.
Viking’s foam system components include: vertical and horizontal bladder tanks, bladder tank hose stations, and atmospheric tanks – single and double wall construction; deluge and concentrate control valves in grooved, threaded, or flanged inlet and outlet options and angle or straight-through patterns; and a variety of foam proportioning and discharge devices for a wide range of applications, flow rates, and foam system types. Viking’s C6 foam concentrates include synthetic AFFF and ARC concentrates for hydrocarbon and polar solvent fires, Military Specification concentrates for high-risk applications, and Fluoroprotein concentrates for hydrocarbon bulk storage and handling facilities.
Also offered is Viking’s FoamPak pre-fabricated and tested foam pumping system, which incorporates a foam pump, pre-wired pump controller, pressure sustaining valve and pressure relief valve in a UL Listed and FM Approved preassembled package. For aircraft hangar and helipad protection, Viking’s patented Grate Nozzle is uniquely designed to be installed in the hangar floor to quickly distribute foam where fuel spills typically occur.
Viking foam systems are FM Approved to FMS 130 and UL Listed to UL 162, and many Viking products have also been tested to local approval standards. Details can be found on Viking’s Technical Datasheets. Complete design data, technical bulletins, and product specifications can be viewed or downloaded at www.vikinggroupinc.com. A new Foam Systems U.S. Quick Reference Guide is also available to give system designers an overview of all Viking foam products.
Viking is a global leader in the manufacture and distribution of innovative fire protection and life safety systems. For nearly 100 years the company’s products and services have protected lives and property worldwide from the devastating effects of fire. For more information on Viking’s complete line of fire protection products and services, please visit www.vikinggroupinc.com or call 800-968-9501.