Babcock Energy & Marine (UK) undertook a study for the United Kingdom Ministry of Defense (MoD) into alternative methods of firefighting on Royal Navy minor warship machinery spaces.
The attached independent technical paper "Machinery Space Fire Fighting – Modern Alternatives” was authored by Tim Goode and presented at the 14th International Naval Engineering Conference & Exhibition (INEC), Glasgow, UK, October 2-4, 2018.
It compares different extinguishing systems and includes a review of the Stat-X fire suppression system.Download
There are no environmental issues associated with the use of Stat-X aerosol generators. Both the Ozone Depletion Potential (ODP) and Global Warming Potential (GWP) are zero.Download