Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. AGF Manufacturing articles below.
Lockable pressure relief valves relieve excess pressure caused by pressure surges or temperature changes in wet fire sprinkler systems.
Proper maintenance and using available equipment can help facility management prevent flooding caused by frozen auxiliary drains.
The company is donating through the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition’s (HFSC) stipend program, which provides kits to build an NFPA 13D display for fire departments across the U.S.
AGF Manufacturing announced that a patent for their Purge and Vent valve was granted, which covers their PURGENVENT sprinkler air vent product line designed to reduce corrosion in wet pipe fire sprinkler systems by releasing trapped air.
PURGEnVENT air venting valves are designed to remove excess air from sprinkler pipes to meet and/or exceed the venting requirements established in NFPA 13 (2016).
Every year facility owners may spend thousands of dollars from their operating budgets replacing auxiliary drains in dry sprinkler systems that collect water, freeze, and break.