Accession Number : ADD005739

Title :   Modular Containerized Firefighting System with Remote Standoff Capability.

Descriptive Note : Patent Application,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Hollan,Mark E ; Bayles,John J

Report Date : 27 Sep 1978

Pagination or Media Count : 14

Abstract : This document discloses a modular containerized firefighting system with remote standoff firefighting capability. The firefighting system includes a self-propelled, remote controlled vehicle with a directable nozzle. The remote controlled vehicle is housed in a standardized module which also includes a motor-driven pump and a tank containing a liquid chemical suppressant concentrate. This self-contained, firefighting module is readily transportable by surface or air to be employed in conjunction with either an in-place or portable source of water.

Descriptors :   *Patent applications, *Fire fighting, *Firefighting vehicles, Remote control, Standoff, Modular construction, Self contained, Personnel, Safety

Subject Categories : Surface Transportation and Equipment
      Safety Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE