Perimeter Solutions introduces SOLBERG VERSAGARD line of fluorine-free, alcohol-resistant firefighting foam concentrates for Class B functions

Perimeter Solutions introduced the introduction of a brand new line of fluorine-free firefighting foam concentrates for common objective use. Called SOLBERG VERSAGARD, the fluorine-free line debuts with SOLBERG VERSAGARD AS-100. SOLBERG VERSAGARD AS-100 multipurpose 3×3 fluorine-free foam concentrate is an alcohol resistant, state-of-the-art pseudoplastic foam technology designed for extinguishing and securing both Class B (hydrocarbon and polar solvent liquid fuel) and deep-seated Class A fires. This biodegradable and non-persistent focus is made with no siloxanes and is a mix of hydrocarbon surfactants and components that delivers excellent foaming, vapor sealing, extinguishment and burn-back properties utilizing contemporary, sea or brackish water. Some fluorine-free foams are viscous and often show viscosity improve when in contact with water. SOLBERG VERSAGARD AS-100 creates very steady foams whereas maintaining an identical viscosity to traditional AR-AFFF foams. This significantly improves storage, dealing with and long-term stability. SOLBERG VERSAGARD enters the market with a rising variety of international certifications, together with EN-1568-1/2/3/4:2018, LASTFIRE, ICAO B and International Maritime Organization.
According to Javier Castro, General Manager for Perimeter Solutions Fire Safety Group, SOLBERG VERSAGARD AS-100 is an instance of the persevering with technology innovation by the corporate in the space of fluorine-free foams. ‘At Perimeter Solutions, we’re engaged in an intensive improvement programme for fluorine-free know-how that meets the best level of fire-suppression requirements,’ he said. ‘In addition to the wonderful firefighting performance, one of many key advances of SOLBERG VERSAGARD is its consistent viscosity when involved with water, which is vastly totally different from many other fluorine-free foams in the marketplace. This can have a dramatic impact on dealing with and use rates in firefighting operations.’ he said.
A broad range of use purposes

SOLBERG VERSAGARD AS-100 is designed to generate steady foams with high fluidity and slow drainage. This novel expertise permits SOLBERG VERSAGARD to carry out equally to fluorinated products. It could additionally be used with low-expansion foam tools (nozzles and monitors) and medium- and high-expansion foam discharge devices to struggle fires involving Class B hydrocarbon and polar solvent gas fires. It is absolutely compatible and easily proportioned with normal firefighting tools, including in-line inductors, self-inducting nozzles, hearth truck pumps, bladder tanks, pump skids, balanced pressure methods and extra.
In addition to its excellent foamability and bubble stability, SOLBERG VERSAGARD AS-100 has glorious wetting capability, making it also an efficient tool for the extinguishment of Class A fuel fires.
Multiple certifications show effectiveness

Perimeter Solutions has achieved a broad range of certifications for SOLBERG VERSAGARD AS-100 required for varied regions and applications. The firefighting foam focus:
Has achieved the maximum ranking and is licensed to European Standard EN-1568:2018 part 3 & 4 on all fuels with freshwater and seawater – IA/IA – IA/IA

Passes and is licensed to European Standard EN-1568:2018 part 1 & 2 – to be used with medium- and high-expansion foam discharge gadgets

Has achieved International Maritime Organization certification MSC.1/Circ. 1312

Has been LASTFIRE batch-certified as GOOD/GOOD/GOOD with three nozzles (semi, asp, system)

Has achieved ICAO Level B

The firm is pursuing further certifications for the product. SOLBERG VERSAGARD AS-100 is out there immediately on a world basis. เครื่องมือความดัน will be discussing the brand new foam know-how at the AOG Energy Conference in Perth, Australia, 11–12 March 2021, Stand D23.
For extra data, go to www.perimeter-solutions.com

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