Corridors a minimum of 5 feet wide and clear of obstructions.
Storage for firefighting gear equal to 4 square feet per fire
d) A one-ton capacity, electrically controlled hoist.
hoist rails to permit one hoist to service vehicle bays.
Door guards to protect door jambs from vehicle damage.
f) An overhead storage tank for aqueous film forming foam (AFFF).
Provide storage capacity equal to twice assigned AFFF capacity of vehicles.
Space for hose drying (when required).
Space for refilling breathing air apparatus.
i) Administrative and bunk areas with one-hour fire separation from
the apparatus area.
The alarm and mechanical rooms with 2-hour fire separation from
k) Facility areas serving non-firefighting personnel readily
accessible by the physically handicapped.
Provide the following:
a) Impervious and sufficiently smooth walls in apparatus area for
Demountable partitions for space separation in bunk rooms.
A folding partition between dining area and dayroom.
Floors. Design apparatus area floor in accordance with NAVFAC
DM-5.04 for the critical wheel load of the apparatus to be housed. Slope
floor toward trench drains and overhead doors. Seal concrete floor in
Provide insulated doors between personnel spaces
and apparatus areas.
Overhead Doors. Provide electrically operated doors in apparatus
area. Provide manually operated doors in maintenance shop and storage rooms.
Provide heating in accordance with par. 2.4.