Containerized Fire Water Pump Set

Project description

Under the project name ‘Vivergo Fuel Oil’ a consortium of British Petroleum (BP), Associated British Foods plc (ABF) and DuPont has built a biofuel production plant, located at the Saltend Chemicals Park in Hull. For this green field project, BP was looking for new fire water pumps to feed the fire main ring.

For this project Hydrodiesel has delivered three independent operating containerized diesel driven fire water pump sets according to NFPA 20.

Customer / End User:
BP Chemicals Hull Ltd. / Vivergo Fuels Ltd.

Hull – United Kingdom

System capacity:
880 m³/hr @ 110 mlc

Scope of supply:
One (1) Containerized (20ft) diesel driven fire water pump set in accordance with NFPA 20, comprising of:

  • Autostart control panel
  • Redundant electric/hydraulic starting system
  • Fuel system with tank (24hr)
  • Integrated cooling water system
  • Engine exhaust system
  • Pump priming system
  • Factory acceptance test with site start-up and commissioning activities

Containerized fire pump set connected to the fire main ring at site

Hydraulic starting system positioned next to the control panel

Installation of the containerized fire pump set on site in the UK

Fire pump inside container visible from non-driven end