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Test #02-005, P-100 Pump in Tandem Deep Water Dewatering Exercise on Scaffolding on DCETF

DAMAGE CONTROL ENGINEERING TEST FACILITY

(DCETF)
NAVAL RESERVE CENTER, BALTIMORE
TEST DATA

TEST NUMBER: 02-005 DATE: 26 July 2001
Set-Up 24- 25 July 2001
TEST TITLE: P-100 Pump in tandem deep water dewatering exercise on scaffolding on DCETF
OBJECTIVE / Test set-up criteria: Dewatered flooded space using P-100 rigged in tandem. First pump (pump A) is taking suction from space, discharing into second pump (pump B) with a height of 30 feet above flooded compartment. The compartment B-1 was filled with about 5 6 of water equal to 1320 gallons and left with 1' (240gal.) of water for a total of 1080 gallons pumped.
DESCRIPTION OF TEST - RESULTS: Pump A was discharging at 40 PSI, Pump B was discharging at 85 PSITime to dewater: 9:20, pumps were dewatering at approximately 115 gallons per minute.
EVALUATION: U.S. COAST GUARD P-100 Pump
TEST TEAM:
webmaster@dcfpnavymil.org, NAVSEA 05L4
Dennis McCrory, NAVSEA 05L4
Dexter Vance, CSC
Creig Beck, NAVSEA
EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURER: W.S. Darley Pump Company
PHONE: 1-800-323-0244 Paul Darley
RECOMMENDATIONS: Required 3 female to 2 female adapter fitting.