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
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE