The rig also contains a centrifugal fire pump supplying pressure throughout the fire-water system.
Fire pumps mounted on the structure spray water over the burning rig to assist in putting out
a fire and to cool the rig.
A fire pump is a piece of equipment which provides the pressure for a water supply system used
if there is a fire on a drilling rig.
Dealing with fire and fire preventionThe following words relate to the prevention of fire, the detection of fire, or the
extinguishing of fire.fire water pondfoam pipingignition sourcesoft touch sealing