In spite of having many type of active fire suppression systems like sprinklers which may be able to prevent a fire from spreading, but they all require consistent maintenance and even then, will they function properly when needed? Will they react fast enough and have sufficient power to stop a fire? Why take chance?
With passive fire protection in the form of cable coating ‘MRO 5001’ a single part non flammable water based coating the customer can protect electric power cables & JB(Junction Boxes) against ignition & propagation of Fire.
‘MRO 5001 KF 600’ protects the cables against potential ignition & propagation of Fire from the source. It also minimized de-rating effect on cables. The benefits include:
- Zero maintenance, no annual inspections and no service problems.
- Saving the asset from flame spread.
- Saving cost, saving lives.
APPLICATION CASE HISTORY (ACH): Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India Pvt Ltd. Gujarat.
PROBLEM: Honda management doesn’t gamble on fire not happening, they know it may happen it is just a matter of luck.
Preventing & protecting electric power cables & JB (Junction Boxes) against ignition & propagation of Fire.
To be able to access the escape routes & power supply for a longer time during a fire
After considering all Passive Fire Protection in the form of cable coating they finally selected ‘MRO 5001’. MRO 5001 prevents:
- Ignition of cable
- Release of toxic fumes and poisonous gas (HCL) from the cable insulation.
- Melting/collapsing of cable tray.
- Short circuit, loss of production.
- Sever damage of cable as well as inner core.
JOB COMPLETION: Trial order executed in April 2019. The job could be completed quickly as the product was water soluble, odorless, solvent free and dried rapidly.
Repeat order in July, 2019.