Wet Riser Design

Wet Risers

Wet Risers (fire mains) are an important piece of equipment for tall buildings. When it comes to keeping your property safe from the risk of extensive fire damage. Buildings above 18m will tend to have dry risers (fire mains) and buildings over 60m will have wet risers.

Due to the nature of them, wet risers (fire mains) can be prone to serious neglect and even vandalism so it is important to have them regularly maintained and inspected. With the potential for severe penalties should they fail to function when needed, the wet risers (fire mains) should be visually inspected and serviced every 6 months and, pressure tested annually.

Phoenix Fire Services can provide the complete fire safety solution for your business. They not only design and install wet risers throughout the UK but can provide a thorough maintenance service in accordance with BS EN 9990:2006. Contact us now to discuss how we can help your business.

Identification of Wet Risers

Wet Risers - External no obvious signs except the building will usually be very tall, 18 plus floors etc. Internal - valves on landings "Wet Riser Outlet" these valves will be globe type.

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