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NOTE - THE NOTED DISAPPROVED ITEMS MAY NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE LIST OF VIOLATIONS. THE DESIGNER IS TO CONDUCT A COMPLETE RE-REVIEW OF THE PLANS FOR ADDITIONAL VIOLATIONS OF THE STANDARD COMMENTS AND INCORRECT INFORMATION PRIOR TO RESUBMITTING.

 System plans must be picked up within 30 days. All system plans left longer than 30 days will be discarded as abandoned.

CENTER FOR FAMILY AND COSMETIC DENTISY
01714 CIRCLE DR

Review DateStatusComment(s)
3/27/2013 IATTENTION INSPECTOR BECAUSE THE MED GAS ROOM AND DISTRIBUTION PIPING WAS CONSTRUCTED WITHOUT ANY KNOWN CSFD PLAN REVIEW (1993), PLEASE COMPLETE AN INSPECTION WHERE VISIBLE AND ACCESSIBLE ALL INTERIOR ROOM REQUIREMENTS SUPPLY ROOM, AND DISTRIBUTION PIPING OF EXISTING SYSTEM. INSPECTOR PLEASE DOCUMENT CONSTRUCTION/INSTALLATION OBSERVATIONS IN THE INSPECTION REPORT.
FYIDr Miller Dentistry, 1714 N Circle Dr: interior remodel - med gas SYSTEMS: none - med gas room provided with fire sprinklers supplied domestically CN:Code: 09 IBC - 09 IFC - 11 PPRBC /Class: B / Const: V-B /Stories: 1/Size: 2375 /OL: 24 Additional Comments: Med Gas Upgrade extension of distribution piping only to two new rooms www.springsgov.com - go to "City Agencies" (tab on the teal bar to get a drop box) - click on - "Fire Department" - (Using the links down the left side of the page), click on - "Web Guide." Once you're into the Web Guide, click on "Plan Review Status" This will also give you access to numerous other items that may assist you in your future project design work.
FYIMED GAS SYSTEMS These requirements shall apply to all facilities described in Section 3006.1 of the 2009 International Fire Code. **The requirements of NFPA 99 will apply to all piped Med Gas Systems, including Oxygen, Nitrogen Oxides, Waste Gas, Medical Air and Vacuum based on their LEVEL Designation (1, 2 or 3) as defined by NFPA 99. All Med Gas (piped) systems shall be installed and maintained in accordance with all applicable provisions of 2009 International Fire Code Chapters 27 (Hazardous Materials), 30 (Compressed Gases) and 40 (Oxidizers). **Oxidizing Cryogenic fluids shall comply with IFC 2003 Chapter 32 and NFPA 55. **All Med Gas (piped) systems that utilize a source of commonly located compressed gas cylinders as shall have all cylinders, related manifolding and electronics (if electronic monitoring required by NFPA 99) in a room that complies with 2009 IFC Section 3006 (or) gas cabinets that comply with 3006.3. **No declaration of the Med Gas Level Designation has been provided on plan set. -This facility will fall under the definition of a "Medical/Dental Office" (3.3.108) provided that only sedation or local anesthesia is involved and treatment or procedures DO NOT render the patient incapable of self-preservation under emergency conditions, and that overnight stays for patients (or 24 hour operation) ARE NOT provided** -If the above statement is true in all respects regarding this facility, the CSFD will consider the medical gas systems within to be LEVEL 3, as defined by NFPA 99. All applicable provisions of NFPA 99 are required to be conformed with.
AttentionATTENTION ************PER NFPA 99 2012 ED UNDERGROUND PIPING WITHIN BUILDINGS * Installation procedure for underground piping shall prevent physical damage to the piping while being backfilled * If the underground piping is protected by a conduit cover, or other enclosure, access shall be provided at the joints during construction for visual inspection and leak testing * Piping shall be back filled with clean sand or gravel * Cat 3 med gas piping shall not be installed within floor slabs WARNING SYSTEMS Warning systems for Cat 3 shall provide the following Oxygen main line pressure low Oxygen main line pressure high Oxygen changeover to secondary bank or about to changeover (if automatic) Nitrous oxide main line pressure low Nitrous oxide mainline pressure high Nitrous oxide changeover to secondary bank or about change over (if automatic)
FYITHIS SUPPLY SOURCE ROOM IS IN THE BASEMENT OF THIS FORMER RESIDENTIAL OCCUPANCY: SEE ELECTRONIC DOCUMENTS*** THIS ROOM WAS CONSTRUCTED IN 1993 AND NO CSFD RECORDS FOR CONSTRUCTION EXIST AT THIS TIME. BASED ON REPORTED INFORMATION--THIS ROOM IS IN THE BASEMENT AND AN INTERIOR ROOM. GC BROUGHT A COPY DOCUMENT OF THE MED GAS ROOM OBTAINED BY PPRBD WHICH INDICATES THAT THIS ROOM HAS A SPRINKLER AND IS A 1 HR RATED ROOM. ELECTRONIC DOCUMENT. ALSO, PER GC FRONTIER MECHANICAL (MED GAS INSTALLER FOR THIS PROJECT) REVIEWED THIS ROOM AND REPORTED TO GC THAT THIS ROOM IS PROPERLY VENTILATED. NO VENTILATION INFORMATION IS DOCUMENTED ON PAPER DOCUMENT PROVIDED. PLAN REVIEWER RESEARCHED HAZMAT PERMIT AND INSPECTIONS FOR THIS FACILITY. INSPECTOR WEIGHTMAN AT THIS FACILITY IN 2011 AND ENROLLED IN HM PERMIT PROGRAM. A 1-hour INTERIOR room shall be a room or enclosure separated from the remainder of the building by fire barriers with a fire-resistance rating of not less than 1 hour. When an exterior wall cannot be provided for the room, automatic sprinklers shall be installed within the room. The room shall be exhausted through a duct to the exterior. Supply and exhaust ducts shall be enclosed in a 1-hour-rated shaft enclosure from the room to the exterior. Approved mechanical ventilation shall comply with the International Mechanical Code and be provided at a minimum rate of 1 cubic foot per minute per square foot [0.00508 m3/(s o m2)] of the area of the room.
FYICHEMICAL INVENTORY, AS DECLARED. NITROUS OXIDE = 485 CF OXYGEN = 502 CF 987 cf = total OXIDIZING GASES BELOW THE MAQ FOR UNSPRINKLERED BUILDING (1,500 CF). OK **********ATTENTION********* THIS FACILITY EXCEEDS THE HAZARDOUS MATERIALS PERMIT AMOUNT FOR OXIDIZNG GASES @ 504 CF. ******** THIS FACILITY IS REQUIRED TO ENROLL AND APPLY FOR AN ANNUAL OPERATIONAL HAZARDOUS MATERIALS PERMIT THE CSFD. PLEASE COORDINATE WITH THE HAZMAT SPECIALIST INSPECTOR AT THE TIME OF CONSTRUCTION INSPECTION. *** THIS FACILITY IS ENROLLED IN HM PERMIT PROGRAM AND INSPECTOR PULFER HAS BEEN ISSUED AN INSPECTION FOR 2013.
FYINFPA 99, LEVEL 3- PIPED GAS & VACUUM SYSTEMS Including, but NOT LIMITED TO: -Door Labeling per 5.3.3.1.5 -Operational considerations per 5.3.3.2 and 5.3.3.3 -Valving, connections, components, manifolding, etc. per 5.3.3.4 and 5.3.4 -An alarm system per 5.1.9 as excepted by 5.3.9.1 -Special piping per 5.3.10 -Installation of piping per 5.3.10.3 thru 5.3.10.10 -Qualified Installers per 5.3.10.10 -Pipe labeling per 5.3.11 -Independent Performance Testing per 5.3.12 -System Management per 5.3.13 -Air system requirements as shown in 5.3.3.5 -Vac System requirements as shown in 5.3.3.6
FYI5.1.11.2 PIPE LABELING AND SHUTOFF VALVES LABELING Piping and shutoff valves shall be labeled in accordance with NFPA 99, 5.1.11.1 and 5.1.11.2
FYIMED GAS FLOOR PLAN SHEET P.3 MED GAS NOTES SOURCE SUPPLY STORAGE ROOM BASEMENT INTERIOR ROOM PIPING IN FLOOR AND EXTENDING TO TWO NEW HYGIENE ROOMS
FYILOCATION OF PIPING NFPA 99 Section 5.3.10.10.5 Location of piping shall be located in accordance with 5.3.10.10.5.1 (A) through 5.3.10.10.5.1(C) AND Piping shall be permitted to be installed overhead where possible. Piping shall NOT be installed in electrical switchgear rooms, elevator shafts and areas having open flames. Piping shall NOT be located where subject to contact with oil.
AttentionINSPECTIONS ATTENTION CONTRACTOR Medical Gas system piping installation requires MULTIPLE INSPECTIONS by the CSFD due to installation requirements and procedures. ALL PORTIONS OF PIPING SYSTEMS SHALL REQUIRE INSPECTION; no piping shall be sealed or concealed prior to inspection. Contact the CSFD Office of the Fire Marshal at 385-5978 for an inspection schedule for this project. All paperwork, documentation, installer/verifier certifications, and needed test equipment shall be available upon Inspector's request. Performance Testing is required per 5.1.12. Independent Testing for specific conformance to the requirements of NFPA 99 will be required. Performance testing documentation and inspection is subject to field verification by the Fire Inspector.
AttentionCREDENTIALS AND CERTIFICATIONS American Society of Sanitary Engineers (ASSE) Medical Gas Installer, Medical Gas Verifier and Brazing certification credentials, or documents shall be required prior to commencement of work, and on site and available AT ALL TIMES for inspection by the CSFD. CREDENTIALS SHALL BE CURRENT. Performance Testing is required per 5.1.12. Independent Testing for specific conformance to the requirements of NFPA 99 will be required. Performance testing documentation and inspection is subject to field verification by the Fire Inspector. ***Frontier Mechanical is med gas contractor.
AttentionATTENTION: CONTRACTOR SHALL MAKE AVAILABLE TO THE INSPECTOR: SPECIFICATIONS, DOCUMENTATION, LISTINGS, VERIFICATION BY 3RD PARTY TESTING. ANY FIELD MODICATIONS SHALL BE DOCUMENTED AND SUBMITTED ON ENGINEER STAMPED AS BUILT PLANS, AND RESUBMITTED TO THE CSFD AND/OR FIRE INSPECTOR.


 

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