Insurance Engineering Volume 10

Insurance Engineering Volume 10

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1905 edition. Excerpt: ...nsi'd for thawing. Freezing caused by severe cold weather. Fire department not seriously delayed at fires by frozen hydrants. Syracuse, N. 1' 2 Sipam used for thawing. Freezing caused by exposed location. As a rule hydrants do not freeze. Fire department delayed at fires by frozen hydrants only once. Toledo, Ohio None.... All hydrants inspected and drained by Place. Number Of Fkozen Hydrants. Remarks. Trenton, N. J 200.20. St. Pnul, Minn Many mien, N. Y. Wnterbury, Conn... Wheeling. W. Va. Wilkes-Barre, Pa. Worcester, Mass. Vonkers, N. Y... Youngstown. Ohio. Water Works Department during freezing weather. Fire department not delated at fires by frozen hydrants. No record of frozen hydrants, but Water Department busy almost continually in freezing weather. Steam used for thawing. Fire department not seriously delayed at fires by frozen hydrants. Steam used for thawing. Hydrants inspeetedi day and night by Water Works Department. Fire department not delayed at fires by frozen hydrants. Fire hydrants in charge of Water Board. Freezing occurs mainly in post. In freezing weather hydrants are inspected twice n day in the business district. Fire department not delayed at fires by frozen hydrants. Salt and salt and hot water used for thawing. Freezing caused by clogging of drains by foreign substances. Hydrants inspected daily in freezing weather. Fire department not delayed by frozen hydrants. Hydrants in charge of Department of Tublic Works. Electricity or hot water used for thawing. Freezing caused by extreme cold weather. Fire department not delayed at fires by frozen hydrants. One man looks after the hydrants; all arc properly drained. Many.... During zero weather 2 or 3 every day. Private company cares for hydrants. Fires built around...show more

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  • Paperback | 220 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 12mm | 399g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236834127
  • 9781236834126