Without a good understanding of the water supply, suppression activities could be limited and lives endangered. The author discusses various planning strategies, departmental water supply needs, shuttle operations, and water sources. In addition, he gives you ideas on writing specifications for water supply apparatus, specific SOPs, and how the water supply officer can coordinate many tasks into an efficient operation.The American Waterworks Associations (AWWA) Manual of Water Supply Practices (AWWA M1 7) explains both the specifics of setting up a hydrant maintenance program and how to perform the required maintenance. As part of its process ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Fire Department Water Supply Handbook|
|Author||:||William F. Eckman|
|Publisher||:||PennWell Books - 1994-01-01|