Projet exclusif de pont et de piliers pour l'autoroute Interstate-4

Victaulic Fire Protection Standpipe and flexible couplings chosen for the bridge and piers project, the I-4 Bridge
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LE PROJET EN BREF

TYPE DE PROJET :
Transport
Maître d'ouvrage :

Florida Department of Transportation

Ingénieur :

VLS Engineering Inc.

Installateur :

SGL Construction

Matériau de tube :

Galvanized Steel Schedule 40

Diamètre des tubes :

4” – 8”

Localisation :

Orlando, Floride (États-Unis)

Solutions :

  • Movement Accommodation
  • Facilité d'installation
  • Facilité de maintenance
  • Fiabilité

The I-4 Ultimate Improvement Project includes massive updates to the Interstate-4 highway system, that runs through the Orlando area, by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT).

Fire chiefs were concerned that the initial design of the I-4 upgrades did not include enough fire protection. There were stretches of I-4 that had more than a mile without immediate access to water. To address this situation, standpipe was utilized on the bridges and overpasses to connect a water supply to hose connections as an extension of the fire hydrant system.

Victaulic provided products and solutions that were utilized on standpipe for the fire suppression system on bridges and overpasses on I-4. On the standpipe, Style 75 Flexible Couplings and grooved fittings were able to be quickly and easily installed on the 4” – 8” galvanized steel pipe.

On the bridges and overpasses, the high traffic volume presented hazardous challenges to SGL Construction. SGL Construction was able to mitigate their risk and minizine the construction schedule by using Victaulic’s mechanically grooved products. Additionally, the Style 75 Flexible Couplings provide ease of access to the system for future expansion and maintenance.

TYPE DE PROJET :
Transport
Wastewater Icon
Maître d'ouvrage :

Florida Department of Transportation

Ingénieur :

VLS Engineering Inc.

Matériau de tube :

Galvanized Steel Schedule 40

Localisation :

Orlando, Floride (États-Unis)

Installateur :

SGL Construction

Diamètre des tubes :

4” – 8”

Solutions :

  • Movement Accommodation
  • Facilité d'installation
  • Facilité de maintenance
  • Fiabilité

The I-4 Ultimate Improvement Project includes massive updates to the Interstate-4 highway system, that runs through the Orlando area, by the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT).

Fire chiefs were concerned that the initial design of the I-4 upgrades did not include enough fire protection. There were stretches of I-4 that had more than a mile without immediate access to water. To address this situation, standpipe was utilized on the bridges and overpasses to connect a water supply to hose connections as an extension of the fire hydrant system.

Victaulic provided products and solutions that were utilized on standpipe for the fire suppression system on bridges and overpasses on I-4. On the standpipe, Style 75 Flexible Couplings and grooved fittings were able to be quickly and easily installed on the 4” – 8” galvanized steel pipe.

On the bridges and overpasses, the high traffic volume presented hazardous challenges to SGL Construction. SGL Construction was able to mitigate their risk and minizine the construction schedule by using Victaulic’s mechanically grooved products. Additionally, the Style 75 Flexible Couplings provide ease of access to the system for future expansion and maintenance.