King Faisal Air Base
F-15 Fleet Modernization Project
Poole Fire Protection performed fire protection engineering services for a nine-building site at King Faisal Air Base in Saudi Arabia. Buildings included a fire pump building (2,497 SF), a fuel systems maintenance hangar (24,316 SF) and corrosion control hangar (25,866 SF), and six other buildings (112,435 SF combined). Vertical turbine fire pumps, underground water storage tanks, underground water lines and hydrants, fire sprinkler, high expansion foam, and fire alarm/mass notification systems were included. Reviews included hazardous materials used to determine electrical equipment classification zones in various buildings.
This also included overall facility fire protection/life safety design/coordination integration with the facility design and construction team. The fire alarm system design includes detailed design, shop drawing submittal review and construction oversight and testing services for the fire pump building, the fuel systems maintenance hangar, the corrosion control hangar and six other buildings.