LP-Gas: General LP-gas equipment such as tanks, piping, hoses, fittings, valves, tubing, and other related components shall be approved and in accordance with Chapter 38 and the , NFPA 58 Liquefied Petroleum Gas Code and may require a Special Event Permit from Fire Inspection Services.
1. Location of containers: LP-gas containers shall be located outside. Safety release valves shall be pointed away from the tent or temporary membrane structure.
2. Containers 500 gallons or less: Portable LP-gas containers with a capacity 500 gallons or less shall have a minimum separation between the container and structure, property lines, public ways, or other containers of not less than 10 feet.
3. Containers more than 500 gallons: Portable LP-gas containers with a capacity of more than 500 gallons shall have a minimum separation between the container and structures, property lines, public ways, or other containers of not less than 25 feet.
4. Protection and security: Portable LP-gas containers, piping, valves, and fittings which are located outside an area being used to fuel equipment inside a tent or temporary membrane structure shall be adequately protected to prevent tampering, damage by vehicles, or other hazards and shall be located in an approved location. Portable LP-gas containers shall be securely fastened in place to prevent unauthorized movement.
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Last updated Aug 7, 2017