Commercial building and facilities management resources for corporate facility executives, building operators and facility managers in all industry and service sectors. sprinkler systems articles below.
Water mist suppression uses less water than a traditional sprinkler system, minimizing damage to data centers in the event of a fire.
Irrigation system manufacturers have stepped up efforts to develop and market products designed to be more water efficient and to limit waste.
For accidental sprinkler activation, this shut off tool enables staff to stop water flow quickly.
A leak about as small as the tip of a ballpoint pen (or 1/32nd of an inch) can waste about 6,300 gallons of water per month. As the weather warms up and facility managers concentrate their attention on landscaping, sprinkler systems should come under scrutiny.