News | Oct 03, 2017 | Arora
Arora Systems Group, LLC Wins 4-Year Facility Maintenance Contract with PHL
Arora Systems Group, LLC (ASG), a wholly owned subsidiary of Arora Engineers, Inc., has won a 4-year Facility Maintenance Contract (FMC) at the Philadelphia International Airport (PHL), as a subcontractor to the Elliott Lewis Corporation. ASG will provide fire alarm and sprinkler system inspection, testing, and maintenance with 24/7 staff coverage. This is ASG’s third consecutive FMC contract with the City of Philadelphia’s Division of Aviation (DOA), having previously served on the FMC IV and V agreements.
These services include fire protection inspection and emergency service repair for wet, pre-action, and special hazards sprinkler systems. This requires visual and functional tests and system monitoring 24/7, 365. Inspections are performed monthly, quarterly, and annually in accordance with NFPA 25. ASG has signed on with Philadelphia Bargaining Unit Local 692 for our sprinkler fitter work force, guaranteeing the best possible workmanship. Full-time sprinkler fitters are stationed on-site to provide continuous services.
These services include fire alarm detection systems inspection and testing of each fire alarm detection device within the airport facilities, including pre-action and special hazards sprinkler systems. This requires visual inspections and functional tests. Inspections are performed on an annual cycle in accordance with NFPA 72. ASG maintains an on-site, full-time NICET-certified fire alarm team to provide continuous services. This Simplex alarm system ties into the airports central control station and is one of the largest Networked Alarm Systems on the east coast.