Festival of Museum technologies and equipment
What will be with valuable exhibits, if the Museum will also be a serious fire?
What impact will the "dry water" on the unique ancient manuscripts, books, paintings?
Gas fire fighting system based on GOTV Novec 1230 - the festival of Museum technologies and equipment - Intermuseum 2014 in CEC "Manezh".
The need to protect large areas, different layouts, historical age, fire resistance of building structures, containing the items of historical value which limits the access of fire - all this requires the use of modern automated systems for fighting-sparing exhibits and is not dependent on human factor.
3M company together with the company pozhtechnika are automatic gas fire extinguishing on the basis of Novec 1230 to protect the Museum objects, storage and exhibition halls.
On the stand will demonstrate the unique properties of this extinguishing agent, will be presented the results of researches of possibilities of its application for materials of the Museum store.
The research was conducted in 2013 on the basis of the State research Institute of restoration in Moscow, as well as on the basis of the Central laboratory for the study of fire extinguishing substances in the headquarter of 3M, in St. Paul (USA).
As the models in scientific research Institute of Restoration was used model nakryski on linen canvas and wood substrate subjected to accelerated aging in the climate chamber. The samples were exposed to elevated concentrations of HOT Novec 1230 created with the real issue of gas fire extinguishing systems company pozhtechnika.
The purpose of the test, St. Paul was a study of possible impacts on the subject of the Museum store secondary factors arising during the fire in the Museum store. Samples for tests were chosen and manufactured according to the specifications and together with representatives of the expertise Department of the State Hermitage: paper 16th and 17th centuries, nakryski using pigments and binders, are most sensitive to external influences, prepared on the historical recipes that time.
"Fire protection of cultural institutions is not only one of the relevant aspects of the preservation of the cultural heritage of our country, but also an important section of fire-technical Sciences. In fireproof technologies today
there are new solutions to resolve overdue problems and constraints in the implementation of tasks of protection of objects of historical heritage against fire" - comments Konstantin Bulanov, expert on gas fire-fighting "3M Russia".
Gas fire extinguishing on the basis of GOTW Novec 1230 today protects the largest museums of the country, including the Pushkin Museum to them. Pushkin Museum of musical culture named. M.I. Glinka, the international centre-Museum. N.K.Roerich, State Central theatre Museum named. Buy and others.