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Generators and E-stops

On a recent project, we have had some back and forth with the Louisiana State Fire Marshall (SFM) in regards to the requirements for an E-stop (Remote manual stop station). The following is a summary of occurrences.

The 2016 NFPA 110 requirements are as follows:* All installations shall have a remote manual stop station of a type to prevent inadvertent or unintentional operation located outside the room housing the prime mover, where so installed, or elsewhere in the premises where the prime mover is located outside the building. Continue reading