fire hydrant

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an upright hydrant for drawing water to use in fighting a fire

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Since the program began, 125 dry hydrant kits have been donated, providing quick, potentially life-saving sources of water.
Their proposal included dry hydrants that would deliver water directly from the lake to the fire trucks on the street.
A dry hydrant is basically an elbowed length of pipe which extends into a water source.
This consultation concerns the execution of maintenance services to be performed on the emergency means (fire extinguishers, Sprinklers, Fire Armed valves, fire suppressants networks, Columns and dry hydrants or poles) of all institutions of Public Assistance - Marseille hospitals.
Grants also may be used for purchasing mobile or portable radios, installing dry hydrants, performing wildfire prevention and mitigation work, training wildfire fighters, or converting and maintaining federal excess vehicles.
If we get 3 to 4 feet down, the dry hydrants will not function.
Contract notice: preventive and corrective maintenance on fire extinguishers, fire hose, columns and dry hydrants at the university of tours on the poles estate tours and blois for the period 2013-2017.
Grants also may be used for mobile or portable radios, installation of dry hydrants, wildfire prevention and mitigation, wildfire fighter training, and the conversion and maintenance of federal access vehicles received from the bureau for fire suppression use.
The Upper Pine Creek Council of Governments was awarded a $6,775 grant to install 12 dry hydrants and 322 road signs throughout seven-member municipalities in the two counties.