Scope

Dry Deluge Testing is a limited space requiring operation. Two operators can do a complete test in a few days. Exact timing will depend on the size of the deluge system. The equipment needed for a test can be shipped on a single pallet and thus comprises a small footprint. If testing is combined with maintenance of the deluge system or expansion of the existing system, a 10ft. container, with a small workshop and a series of most commonly applied spare parts will be shipped to the site.

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The SIRON service container

The SIRON service container comprises a mobile workshop with equipment and the most commonly applied spare parts.Required power mains on site are a 110V, 240V or 380V power outlet of minimal 5kW capacity.

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Dry Deluge Testing machine

The actual Dry Deluge Testing machine is a black ABS flight case of 70x50x40 cm weighing approximately 70 kg.

 

 

 

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Flanges and Adapters

Additional equipment is a set of hoses for connecting the smoke generators to the deluge system, a set of flanges and adapters for the various tie-in points, a supply of liquid smoke and in some cases a toolbox.

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Carbon steel pipe plugged due to corrosion

Dry Deluge Testing maintains a dry state of the carbon steel piping such that corrosion can be prevented.

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Deluge System plugged due to mussels

Dry Deluge Testing prevents the formation of salt scaling in nozzles.

 

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Nozzles plugged due to salt crystals

Dry Deluge Testing prevents corrosion, because of the absence of seawater during testing.

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Titanium piping deluge system with brass nozzles plugged due to corrosion

Due to the absence of water, electrolytic corrosion can be avoided using Dry Deluge Testing

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Elastopipe and titanium nozzles plugged due to mussels

Marine growth has no chance using Dry Deluge Testing.

 

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Dry Deluge Testing protects processing equipment against corrosion

Processing equipment remains in better condition due to the absence of seawater spray with Dry Deluge Testing.

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Minimize wet testing to prevent unplannend shutdowns due to water ingress in the electrical systems


Circuit boards, switch cabinets and other electrical equipment are kept dry
with Dry Deluge Testing.