VdS 3188en VdS Guidelines for Water Mist Sprinkler Systems and Water Mist Extinguishing Systems (High Pressure Systems), Planning and Installation
These Guidelines specify requirements and give recommendations for the planning, installation, and maintenance of fixed water mist sprinkler systems and water mist extinguishing systems (only ´water mist systems´ below) featuring a system pressure >16 bar and located in buildings and industrial plants. The requirements and recommendations of these Guidelines are also applicable to any addition, extension, repair, maintenance, or other modification to a water mist system. These Guidelines establish basic requirements for the systems to be used, and testing of the system, as well as upkeep and extension of existing systems. Requirements are established for buildings and separations, which are to be met to ensure proper functioning of the water mist systems as required by these Guidelines.