Heavy Compressed Air Foam Truck Applied to High-Rise Building Fires

Hao Xie
2013 Procedia Engineering  
With the development of the social economy, more and more high-rise building is built in the city. The fire fighting of the high-rise building has become one of the most difficult problems in the fire service. The high-rise building fire relies mainly on the indoor fire protection facility. Outbreak of fire, the indoor fire facility can not satisfy the needs for different reasons. At this time we must have the firefighter put out the fire indoors. By investigation and study, the heavy
more » ... the heavy compressed air foam truck has advantages in the high-rise building's fire fighting, and fire services department has devoted major efforts to increase the numbers of this fire truck. It is sure that with upgrading of the fire fighting equipment throughout the country, heavy-duty compressed air fire foam truck can shoulder the responsibility of high-rise building's fire fighting. Therefore, based on the analysis of the adaptability and applicability of the heavy compressed air foam truck, this thesis tries to contribute to the laying down of combat formation and achieving a perfection combination of personnel and equipment so as to provide certain scientific basis for decision-making in the smooth operation of fire-fighting, fire-rescuing and disposal work. Besides, it can contribute to the improvement of the ability to put out fire in high-rise building.
doi:10.1016/j.proeng.2013.02.169 fatcat:szfaffsnvbeu5fvtymhhhr3uge