Industrial Portfolio

ACH Food Companies, Inc.

After performing inspections and service to Corn Products International, ACH Food Companies, food company fire protectionInc. hired F.E. Moran Fire Protection, Northern Illinois to install, inspect, and service their fire protection sprinkler systems and install a new fire alarm system. 

Location:  Summit, IL
Owner:  ACH Food Companies, Inc.
Date:  2008 - Present
Scope - Systems & Services:  Perform fire protection inspection and service on existing and new sprinkler systems.  Install new fire protection sprinkler systems where needed along with a new Fire Alarm Notification System throughout the plant.

- Dry Fire Protection Sprinkler Systems:
9 Dry Sprinkler Systems -Perform weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual
fire sprinkler inspections, and service any and all repairs.
- Wet Fire Sprinkler Systems:
13 Wet Sprinkler Systems - Perform Monthly, Quarterly, and annual fire sprinkler fire sprinkler inspection and service all components of the systems.
- Fire Alarm Systems:
1 individual Fire Alarm Systems - Perform Monthly, Quarterly and Annual inspections Per NFPA 72 (National Fire Alarm Code), and maintain any and all system components of the fire alarm systems.

BASF

80 acre manufacturing facility that makes ingredients in items such as soaps, detergents, shampoos, pharmaceuticals, coatings, and inks.

Location:  Kankakee, IL
Date:  2006 - Present
Scope - Systems & Services:

- Maintain and inspect sprinkler systems:  pre-action, dry-pipe, fire pumps, and foam systems  

Continental

PLT Addition - 400,000 square feet manufacturing addition including a receiving and multi-level tire manufacturing mixer building.

Location:  Mount Vernon, IL
Owner:  Continental Tire the Americas, LLC
Date:  2011
Scope - Systems & Services:

- Design per FM Global guidelines
- 6 new wet-type sprinkler systems in manufacturing addition (3,500 sprinkler heads)
- New wet-type sprinkler system in each of the receiving and mixer buildings
- Seismic bracing of piping
- Underground fire main revisions and extensions with hydrants and PIVs  

Diversified CPC

Tank farm

Location:  Channahon, IL
Owner:  Diversified CPC International, Inc.
Date:  2009
Scope - Systems & Services:

- Three deluge systems to protect existing tank farm, hydrogen tube trailer, and distillation water
- New 16' x 24' valve house with three new deluge systems
- 1,200 feet of new underground feed mains  

General Electric Locomotive

Addition to existing, unused manufacturing facilities for locomotives, including exotic paint facilities.

Location:  Fort Worth, TX
Owner:  General Electric - Locomotive Division
Date:  2012
Scope - Systems & Services:

- Convert existing ESFR systems to conventional high density systems
- Wet systems for several new full size prep and paint spray booths
- Sprinklers in high stacks extending through roof
- AFFF foam systems for chemical storage building
- AFFF foam systems for load test and prep to ship sections
- Remove and re-install existing piping to accommodate new steel
- Wet sprinklers in new offices and support areas
- Refeed existing 8" risers throughout  

Ingredion Incorporated (formerly Corn Products International)

F.E. Moran Fire Protection, Northern Illinois has a long history of providing service, inspection, and installations of new fire sprinkler systems and fire alarm systems. We have provided sprinkler inspections per NFPA 25 (Standard for the Inspection, Testing, and Maintenance of Water-Based Fire Protection Systems) for multiple years for Ingredions Bedford Park, Illinois plant. This industrial plant owned by Ingredion is their largest processing plant worldwide (600 acres). We also maintain multiple types of fire protection systems and fire pumps on the plant.

Location:  Bedford Park, IL
Owner:  Ingredion Incorporated
Date:  2008 - Present
Scope - Systems & Services:  Perform fire protection inspection, service,
and install on new fire protection sprinkler systems throughout
the plant.

- Dry Fire Protection Sprinkler Systems:
15 Dry Sprinkler Systems - Perform weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual fire sprinkler inspections, and service any and all repairs.
- Wet Fire Sprinkler Systems:
32 Wet Sprinkler Systems - Perform Monthly, Quarterly and annual fire sprinkler
fire sprinkler inspection and service all components of the systems.
- Pre-Action Fire Sprinkler Systems:
6 Pre-Action Systems (Interlocking, Single Interlocking and Double Interlocking Systems)-
Perform Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly and Annual fire sprinkler inspections along with servicing and maintain any and all system components including all alarm components and piping components.
- Deluge Fire Sprinkler Systems:
9 Deluge Sprinkler Systems - Perform Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly and Annual fire sprinkler inspections along with servicing and maintain any and all system components including all alarm components and piping components.
- Standpipe Fire Protection Systems:
6 Standpipe Systems - Perform Monthly, Quarterly and Annual inspections and maintain and service any and all components of the systems.
- Fire Pumps:
4 Fire Pumps (2 Electric and 2 Diesel fire pumps) - Perform Weekly, Monthly, Quarterly and Annual inspections and maintain and service any and all components of the fire pumps.
- Underground Fire Service Supply:
Maintain and repair the underground water supply to all of the fire protection sprinkler systems on the entire 600 acre plant.
- Fire Alarm Systems:
39 individual Fire Alarm Systems - Perform Monthly, Quarterly and Annual inspections Per NFPA 72 (National Fire Alarm Code), and maintain any and all system components of the fire alarm systems.

TRW Aeronautical and TRW Automotive Plants

Manufacturing and storage facilities for the aeronautical and automotive industries.

Location:  Rome, NY; Lafayette and Garret, IN; Romeo, MI
Owner:  TRW/Becknell
Date:  2001 - 2010
Scope - Systems & Services:

- ESFR systems for storage
- Conventional wet systems for manufacturing
- Wet systems for spray booths and similar areas
- Wet systems for offices
- Electric fire pumps where needed  

Valspar

Multi-story industrial/commercial/residential paint and coatings plant.

Location:  Kankakee, IL
Owner:  Valspar
Date:  2001-2011 (ongoing projects/service)
Scope - Systems & Services: 

- Installation of a new 2,500 GPM variable speed diesel driven fire pump
- First FireDOS turbine foam generator systems in the United States
- New AFFF foam systems for 3 tank farms and dikes, 2 tanker loading/unloading stations
- Conversion of 4 existing wet pipe systems to AFFF foam systems using FireDos foam turbines

 

 

 

 

 

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