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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.

EL PASO/TELLER ENHANCED 911
02350 AIRPORT RD

Review DateStatusComment(s)
12/19/2013 FYIEnhanced 911 Authority, 2350 Airport Road: building addition with generator SYSTEMS: fire sprinklers for area; fire alarm for occupancy CN:Code: 09 IBC - 09 IFC - 11 PPRBC /Class:B, A3, S1 / Const: II-B /Stories:2 /Size: 12,379 /OL: 476 FH:Required Flow: 1750 gpm /# Hydrants1 /On site flow: 2200 DV:Proposing a 12379sq ft addition to the west of the existing building. INTEGRAL TANK/GENERATOR - EXTERIOR ATTENTION: See our web site for our latest plan review comments for your job at: 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.
FYIIFC 2009, AS AMENDED EMERGENCY AND STANDBY POWER SYSTEMS CHAPTER 6 **** Emergency and standby power systems shall be installed in accordance with the ICC Electrical Code, NFPA 110 and NFPA 111. Existing installations shall be maintained in accordance with the original approval. **** Stationary emergency and standby power generators required by this code shall be listed in accordance with UL 2200.
FYIABOVE GROUND FUEL TANKS The CSFD requires a Construction Permit for the installation of any aboveground fuel tank in excess of 60 gallons. Flammable and combustible liquids shall comply with the IFC 2009 CHAPTERS 34, 22 AND 27 as amended, and NFPA 30. It is the responsibility of the TANK INSTALLER to submit an application for the tank installation permit prior to installation. The tank installer shall submit permit application forms and documents to : Kay Yeager CSFD Office of the Fire Marshal 375 Printers Parkway GENERATOR TANK APPLICATION FORM CAN BE FOUND AT THE CSFD WEBSITE: https://www.springsgov.com/units/fire/Packets/IFC2009_GENERATOR_TANK_APPLICATION_CHECKLIST.pdf A full set of the tank manufacturer's cut sheets, a declaration of contained volume, a declaration of tank contents and a to scale site plan of the tank location with respect to walls, other structures, property lines, drive lanes, etc. Exterior tanks will be required to have vehicular protection diagrammed and installed in accordance with the 2009 IFC, Chapter 3, section 312. Any associated piping shall be diagramed and submitted as well. ***PERMIT APPLICATION FORMS AND DOCUMENTS HAVE BEEN SUBMITTED AND REVIEWED
FYITank Location: This tank is located EXTERIOR
AttentionVENT TERMINATION NFPA 37 standard requires vent termination outside the weather enclosure. Vent termination outside the enclosure housing will apply only to those units that do not have open louvers in the lower portion of the housing door or walls. Open louvers at the top of the housing have little natural air flow impact on combustible liquid vapors that are are heavier than air and pool at the bottom of the housing. Vent termination applies to both, the atmospheric vent an the emergency vent. Atmospheric and emergency vent termination above the weather enclosure roof is performance based. (specific height dimension is subject to conditions and the AHJ.
AttentionContractor: contact the Div of the Fire Marshal @ 719 385-5978 to schedule a tank installation permit inspection. Hazardous materials inspector.
FYIProvide for vehicle protection of tank in one of the following forms: 1) Provide Bollards- concrete filled Steel, Schedule 40, 4 inches outer diameter buried a minimum of 3 ft underground, extending a minimum of 3 ft above grade spaced at a minimum of 4 ft on center. Shall be anchored in a concrete foundation 15" diameter x 3 feet deep. Bollards shall be spaced away from the tank a distance equal or greater than their height above grade. Bollards shall not be more than 4 feet on-center. 2) Provide Concrete Road Barriers (Jersey Barriers) as approved by the Fire Code Inspector (4' apart, 4' from tanks. See 2003 IFC Section 312.3 for height and impact resistivity requirements). 3) CMU Block Screen Walls may be an acceptable method of vehicular protection. When CMU screen walls are considered for vehicular protection, they shall be proven to meet the height/impact resistivity requirements of 2003 IFC Section 312
FYICopies of the application for permit to the Colorado Div. of Oil and Public Safety. *** Below 660 gal threshold for permit reporting to OPS.
FYIBATTERIES 2 GAL ELECTROLYTE; Less than permit threshold (50 gal) The general provisions required by 2009 IFC Chapters 27 and 31 (Sections 2701, 2703 and 3101) in addition to the comments included in this review with respect to secondary containment, spill control and the neutralization of this material upon release.
FYICLEARANCES: ATTENTION The tank must be located a minimum of 15 feet from the a property line that is or can be built upon, including the opposite side of a public way and 5 feet from the exterior of a building. Per NFPA 110, Chapter 7, a minimum of 3 foot clearance free of any obstructions shall be provided around the generator. Per the plans, these distances are met.
FYITank venting, piping, and valving shall comply with 2009 IFC Chapter 34 as allowed and applicable to the materials and methods chosen. Emergency shutoff valves (in installed piping runs) shall consist of a 1/4-turn valve approx 5' from the tank, and a 1/4-turn valve approx 5' from the use point. These valves shall be labelled such that they are easily identifiable. Emergency shutoff valves that are installed as part of a complete turn-key assembly (such as a generator) shall have a clearly identified fuel shut-off. **LABEL ALL EMERGENCY SHUT OFF VALVES: IDENTIFY PURPOSE OF VALVE, DIRECTION OF TURNOFF.
FYIA minimum 20B rated fire extinguisher shall be located no closer than 10 feet to the storage tank and no farther than 50 feet. A single fire extinguisher may provide coverage for more than one tank but the minimum and maximum travel distances shall be achieved. *** Inspector to verify fire extinguisher on site
FYIVent pipes shall be extended to a safe outdoor location and equipped iwth approved flame arrestors.
FYITank vents shall not be manifolded.
AttentionIDENTIFY EMERGENCY SHUT OFF/ SHUT DOWN Clearly identify and label shutoff and shutdown at generator or alarm panels, as provided for this system, and as applicable.
FYIThe storage, use and/or dispensing of hazardous liquids shall be in accordance with all applicable provisions of the 2009 International Fire Code including (but not limited to) Chapters 22, 27, and 34 and the applicable provisions of NFPA Standards 30, 37, and 110.
FYIIndividual storage tanks containing Class I, II, or IIIA liquids shall be placarded in accordance with NFPA 704.
FYI Signs shall be posted prohibiting open flames and smoking.
FYIALL PIPING from tank shall be labeled in accordance with ANSI A13.1 requirements.
8/30/2013 FYIEnhanced 911 Authority, 2350 Airport Road: building addition with generator SYSTEMS: fire sprinklers for area; fire alarm for occupancy CN:Code: 09 IBC - 09 IFC - 11 PPRBC /Class:B, A3, S1 / Const: II-B /Stories:2 /Size: 12,379 /OL: 476 FH:Required Flow: 1750 gpm /# Hydrants1 /On site flow: 2200 DV:Proposing a 12379sq ft addition to the west of the existing building. INTEGRAL TANK/GENERATOR - EXTERIOR 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.
FYIMINIMUM SEPARATION REQUIREMENTS FOR ABOVEGROUND TANKS NFPA 30 2012 ed TABLE 22.4.1.1.(a) references 1/2 x value in TABLE 22.4.1.1.(b) 275-12,000 GAl 15 FT to properly line and opposite side of public way 5 FT from nearest side of any public way or from enarest improtant building on the same property *** FOOTNOTE: Min distance cannot be less than 5 ft
FYIEmergency and standby power systems required by this code or the International Building Code shall be installed in accordance with this code, NFPA 110 and NFPA 111. Existing installations shall be maintained in accordance with the original approval. Stationary emergency and standby power generators required by this code shall be listed in accordance with UL 2200. Fuel oil storage systems shall be installed in accordance with this code. Fuel oil piping systems shall be installed in accordance with the International Mechanical Code. Where connected to a fuel-oil piping system, the maximum amount of fuel oil storage allowed outside above ground without additional protection shall be 660 gallons. The storage of fuel oil above ground in quantities exceeding 660 gallons (2498 L) shall comply with NFPA 31. ***** NFPA 31
FYISCOPE OF WORK * INSTALL ONE 500 GALLON DIESEL INTEGRAL SUBASE GENERATOR/TANK EXTERIOR
AttentionNOTE: THE DISAPPROVED TANK SUBMITTAL AND REVIEW SHALL NOT HOLD OR DELAY THE APPROVED SET OF BUILDING CONSTRUCTION PLANS & PERMITTING FOR THIS PROJECT. HAZMAT REVIEW HAS BEEN COMPLETED AND APPROVED ASSOCIATED WITH THE BUILDING CONSTRUCTION. THIS TANK REVIEW SHALL BE SUBMITTED UNDER SEPARATE COVER AND DEFERRED SUBMITTAL.
FYIINTERNATIONAL FIRE CODE 2009 ED. AS AMENDED The dispensing, transferring and storage of flammable and combustible liquids shall be in accordance with Chapter 34.
DisapprovedABOVE GROUND FUEL TANKS The CSFD requires a Construction Permit for the installation of any aboveground fuel tank in excess of 60 gallons. (This tank declared as 500 gal by applicant, Flammable and combustible liquids shall comply with the IFC 2009 CHAPTERS 34, 22 AND 27 as amended, and NFPA 30. It is the responsibility of the TANK INSTALLER to submit an application for the tank installation permit prior to installation. The tank installer shall submit permit application forms and documents to : Kay Yeager CSFD Office of the Fire Marshal 375 Printers Parkway SUBMIT ONE FULL SIZE SET AND ONE REDUCED SIZE (1/4 PAGE OR 11" X 17") A full set of the tank manufacturer's cut sheets, a declaration of contained volume, a declaration of tank contents and a to scale site plan of the tank location with respect to walls, other structures, property lines, drive lanes, etc. Exterior tanks will be required to have vehicular protection diagrammed and installed in accordance with the 2009 IFC, Chapter 3, section 312. Any associated piping shall be diagramed and submitted as well. ***PERMIT APPLICATION FORMS ARE FOUND ON THE CSFD WEBSITE UNDER INFORMATION PACKETS, HAZARDOUS MATERIALS..... www.springsgov.com
AttentionSTORAGE TANK SYSTEMS INSPECTIONS Storage tank and associated piping systems may require multiple inspections. Contact the Office of the Fire Marshal @ 719 385-5978 to schedule a hazardous materials storage tank permit inspection and schedule. The number of inspections needed is subject to the Inpsector and field conditions. Equipment, machinery, and required detection and alarm systems associated with the use, storage, or handling of hazardous materials shall be listed or approved. This requirement is subject to verification at the time of the Hazardous materials Inspection prior to signing the Fire Final. All certifications and testing documentation shall be available to the Inspector at the time of inspection.
AttentionVENT TERMINATION NFPA 37 standard requires vent termination outside the weather enclosure. Vent termination outside the enclosure housing will apply only to those units that do not have open louvers in the lower portion of the housing door or walls. Open louvers at the top of the housing have little natural air flow impact on combustible liquid vapors that are are heavier than air and pool at the bottom of the housing. Vent termination applies to both, the atmospheric vent an the emergency vent. Atmospheric and emergency vent termination above the weather enclosure roof is performance based. (specific height dimension is subject to conditions and the AHJ. *** SHOW diagram, specification or photo to identify louvers on the weather enclosure. Provide documentation of louvers.
FYITank Description: Contents: DIESEL Type of containment:
FYI{AST} Provide proper placarding / labeling for tank on both sides of tank as per NFPA 704. If applicable, provide placards for all doors leading to areas containing tank.
FYI{AST} Provide for vehicle protection of tank in one of the following forms: 1) Provide Bollards- concrete filled Steel, Schedule 40, 4 inches outer diameter buried a minimum of 3 ft underground, extending a minimum of 3 ft above grade spaced at a minimum of 4 ft on center. Shall be anchored in a concrete foundation 15" diameter x 3 feet deep. Bollards shall be spaced away from the tank a distance equal or greater than their height above grade. Bollards shall not be more than 4 feet on-center. 2) Provide Concrete Road Barriers (Jersey Barriers) as approved by the Fire Code Inspector (4' apart, 4' from tanks. See 2003 IFC Section 312.3 for height and impact resistivity requirements). 3) CMU Block Screen Walls may be an acceptable method of vehicular protection. When CMU screen walls are considered for vehicular protection, they shall be proven to meet the height/impact resistivity requirements of 2003 IFC Section 312.
FYIThe fill pipe shall be provided with a means for making a direct connection to the tank vehicle#s fuel delivery hose so that the delivery of fuel is not exposed to the open air during the filling operation. Where any portion of the fill pipe exterior to the tank extends below the level of the top of the tank, a check valve shall be installed in the fill pipe not more than 12 inches from the fill hose connection.
FYIAtmospheric tanks in excess of 500 gallons containing hazardous liquids shall have a liquid-level limit control (or other approved means) in accordance with 2003 IFC 2703.2.7 to prevent overfilling.
FYI{AST} If exterior, provide for a concrete pad constructed according to manufacturer's specifications a minimum of 8" in height around the perimeter of the tank.
FYIApproved flame arresters or pressure vacuum breather valves shall be installed in normal vents.
FYI Tank openings in protected above-ground tanks shall be through the top only. Approved antisiphon devices shall be installed in each external pipe connected to the protected above-ground tank when the pipe extends below the level of the top of the tank. The area surrounding a tank or group of tanks shall be provided with drainage control or shall be diked to prevent accidental discharge of liquid from endangering adjacent tanks, adjoining property or reaching waterways. Exceptions: 1. The fire code official is authorized to alter or waivethese requirements based on a technical report which demonstrates that such tank or group of tanks does notconstitute a hazard to other tanks, waterways or adjoining property, after consideration of specialfeatures such as topographical conditions, nature of occupancy and proximity to buildings on the same oradjacent property, capacity, and construction of proposed tanks and character of liquids to be stored, and nature and quantity of private and public fire protection provided. 2. Drainage control and diking is not required for listed secondary containment tanks.
FYIProtected above-ground tanks shall be provided with secondary containment, drainage control or diking in accordance with Section 2704.2. A means shall be provided to establish the integrity of the secondary containment in accordance with NFPA 30.
FYIDispensing activities which exceed the quantities set forth in Table 3405.3.8.2 shall not be conducted within 15 feet of buildings or combustible materials or within 25 feet of building openings, lot lines, public streets, public alleys or public ways. Dispensing activities that exceed the quantities set forth in Table 3405.3.8.2 shall not be conducted within 15 feetof storage of Class I, II or III liquids unless such liquids are stored in tanks which are listed and labeled as 2-hour protected tank assemblies in accordance with UL 2085. Plan shows tank location complies with the above.
FYI{AST} ALL PIPING from tank shall be labeled in accordance with ANSI A13.1 requirements.
FYI{AST} Individual storage tanks containing Class I, II, or IIIA liquids shall be placarded in accordance with NFPA 704.
FYI{AST} Signs shall be posted prohibiting open flames and smoking.
FYI{AST} A minimum 20B rated fire extinguisher shall be located no closer than 10 feet to the storage tank and no farther than 50 feet. A single fire extinguisher may provide coverage for more than one tank but the minimum and maximum travel distances shall be achieved.
FYI{AST} Vent pipes shall be extended to a safe outdoor location and equipped iwth approved flame arrestors.
FYI{AST} Vent piping shall be pitched toward the tank without sag.
FYI{AST} Tank venting, piping, and valving shall comply with 2009 IFC Chapter 34 as allowed and applicable to the materials and methods chosen. Emergency shutoff valves (in installed piping runs) shall consist of a 1/4-turn valve approx 5' from the tank, and a 1/4-turn valve approx 5' from the use point. These valves shall be labelled such that they are easily identifiable. Emergency shutoff valves that are installed as part of a complete turn-key assembly (such as a generator) shall have a clearly identified fuel shut-off.


 

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