Design Filling Rate

Design filling rate is the minimum filling used during the approval tests in accordance with appendix 2.

Source: IMO MSC.1/Circ.1271, Guidelines for the approval of high-expansion foam using inside air for the protection of machinery spaces and cargo pump-rooms, 4 June 2008, International Maritime Organization. Regulatory Guidance


Design Filling Rate

Design filling rate is at least the minimum nominal filling rate used during the approval tests.  <fixed foam fire-extinguishing systems>.

Source: IMO Resolution MSC.327(90), amendments to the International Code for Fire Safety Systems, 25 May 2012, International Maritime Organization. Regulatory Guidance


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