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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.

 
   

Review DateStatusComment(s)
5/17/2013 FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT 1) This project is: UCCS Academic Office Building: located between Austin Bluffs and Regents Circle Date of Plans: 5.14.13 You can access our web site for the latest fire department plan review comments: 1. From www.pprbd.org, select PLAN REVIEW then FIND PLANS next COLORADO SPRINGS 2. Scroll down to the correct address. You may then select APPROVED/DISAPPROVED to view comments associated with that particular project.
FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) FIRE FLOW/HYDRANT REQUIREMENTS MET: On this site the theoretical water flows are ---3900- gpm, and the numbers of hydrant(s) are --2--. This site, based upon the provided theoretical modeled fire flows, appear to meet the minimum flow requirements and/or the number of hydrant(s) for this structure.
FYI*****(13) FIRE DEPARTMENT CONNECTION: FDCs shall be located in a CSFD approved location. The FDC shall be located on the front entrance and/or addressed side of the structure, fully visible and recognizable from the street. FDCs shall be location such that it is not blocked by any means or located behind parked vehicles and such that fire apparatus and hoses connected to the FDC do not obstruct access to building for other fire apparatus. FDCsshall be located within 40-ft of an approved fire department access road. There shall be a fire hydrant capable of supplying the fire flow requirements for the sprinkler system within 100 feet of the FDC. FDCs shall be mounted not less than 18-inches and not more than 4-foot above the level of the adjacent grade or access level. (NFPA 14:6.4.6) NOTE: FDC IS APPROVED AS REMOTE, HOWEVER AN OPTION IS TO PLACE THE FDC ON THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE BUILDING, PLACING IT APPROXIMATELY 120 FEET FROM THE NEAREST FIRE HYDRANT - THIS SAVES EXPENSE UTILIZING EXISTING INFRASTRUCTURE.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) REVIEWS: Colorado Springs Fire Department construction reviews are based upon information provided on the drawings and/or the attached reference material. Issues or features that are not presented within the construction documents are assumed to be complaint with applicable codes/standards. It is the responsibility of the building owner to ensure that minimum code requirement are met as established by the Authority Having Jurisdiction, whether of not the requirements are specifically indicated on the submitted construction documents. The CSFD has reviewed the submittal in accordance with the fire code requirements of the 2003 International Fire Code, CSFD local amendments, City Code Standards, and applicable NFPA Standards. All plan review comments are subject to final on-site field inspections, and testing by the CSFD. Review and approval by the CSFD shall not relieve the applicant of the responsibility of compliance with the International Fire Code. (105.4.4)
5/7/2013 FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT 1) This project is: Date of Plans: 4.30.13 You can access our web site for the latest fire department plan review comments: 1. From www.pprbd.org, select PLAN REVIEW then FIND PLANS next COLORADO SPRINGS 2. Scroll down to the correct address. You may then select APPROVED/DISAPPROVED to view comments associated with that particular project.
DisapprovedDISAPPROVED The following information and/or corrections are needed prior to completing a full plan review: 1. PREVIOUS REVIEW COMMENTS WERE NOT ADDRESSED. Also: 1) Review all redline comments and address each one. 2) Return ALL red lined plan sets for each re-review.
Disapproved(DISAPPROVED) DEVELOPMENT PLAN According to the CSFD records for this project, the Development Plan for this site has not been approved by the fire department. This hydrant/water plan can not be approved until the D.P. has been approved by the CSFD.
Disapproved(DISAPPROVED) FIRE FLOW REPORT Provide confirmation on the fire flow results from Colorado Springs Utilities. A copy of their report for this area is required to be provided with your plan submittals. When multiple fire flows are provided from CSU, please indicate all flows on your submitted plans. NOTE - To request a fire flow report, please go to: https://www.csu.org/Pages/construction-drawing-review.aspx
Disapproved(DISAPPROVED) FIRE DEPARTMENT CONNECTION Your plans do not indicate, or have placed the Fire Department Connection (FDC) to the sprinkler systems in an unacceptable location.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) REVIEWS: Colorado Springs Fire Department construction reviews are based upon information provided on the drawings and/or the attached reference material. Issues or features that are not presented within the construction documents are assumed to be complaint with applicable codes/standards. It is the responsibility of the building owner to ensure that minimum code requirement are met as established by the Authority Having Jurisdiction, whether of not the requirements are specifically indicated on the submitted construction documents. The CSFD has reviewed the submittal in accordance with the fire code requirements of the 2003 International Fire Code, CSFD local amendments, City Code Standards, and applicable NFPA Standards. All plan review comments are subject to final on-site field inspections, and testing by the CSFD. Review and approval by the CSFD shall not relieve the applicant of the responsibility of compliance with the International Fire Code. (105.4.4)
4/19/2013 FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT 1) This project is: UCCS Academic Office Building: located between Austin Bluffs and Regents Circle Date of Plans: review 4.19.13 You can access our web site for the latest fire department plan review comments: 1. From www.pprbd.org, select PLAN REVIEW then FIND PLANS next COLORADO SPRINGS 2. Scroll down to the correct address. You may then select APPROVED/DISAPPROVED to view comments associated with that particular project.
Attention*****(STANDARD COMMENT 2) BUILDING DATA: Size of Bldg. -43,750---- sq ft Construction Type ---II-A--- Fire Sprinklers Y--XXX--- N----- Required GPM: ---1500-- gpm # of hydrant(s) required: --1--- Max AVG spacing between hydrants: ---500-- ft Max hose lay: ---250-- ft
FYI*****(STANDARD COMMENT) SCOPE OF WORK: --XXX---WATER PLAN
Disapproved(DISAPPROVED) DEVELOPMENT PLAN According to the CSFD records for this project, the Development Plan for this site has not been approved by the fire department. This hydrant/water plan can not be approved until the D.P. has been approved by the CSFD.
Disapproved(DISAPPROVED) FIRE FLOW REPORT Provide confirmation on the fire flow results from Colorado Springs Utilities. A copy of their report for this area is required to be provided with your plan submittals. When multiple fire flows are provided from CSU, please indicate all flows on your submitted plans. NOTE - To request a fire flow report, please go to: https://www.csu.org/Pages/construction-drawing-review.aspx
Disapproved(DISAPPROVED) FIRE DEPARTMENT CONNECTION Your plans do not indicate, or have placed the Fire Department Connection (FDC) to the sprinkler systems in an unacceptable location.
FYI(STANDARD COMMENT) REVIEWS: Colorado Springs Fire Department construction reviews are based upon information provided on the drawings and/or the attached reference material. Issues or features that are not presented within the construction documents are assumed to be complaint with applicable codes/standards. It is the responsibility of the building owner to ensure that minimum code requirement are met as established by the Authority Having Jurisdiction, whether of not the requirements are specifically indicated on the submitted construction documents. The CSFD has reviewed the submittal in accordance with the fire code requirements of the 2003 International Fire Code, CSFD local amendments, City Code Standards, and applicable NFPA Standards. All plan review comments are subject to final on-site field inspections, and testing by the CSFD. Review and approval by the CSFD shall not relieve the applicant of the responsibility of compliance with the International Fire Code. (105.4.4)


 

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