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fire line

[′fīr ‚līn]
(engineering)
A pipework system dedicated to providing water for extinguishing fires.

fire line

1. A system of pipes and equipment used exclusively to supply water for extinguishing fires.
2. A fire hose, particularly when in use for fire fighting.
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Since the 2016 forest fire, the government has established a 10-kilometer by four-kilometer fire line to keep the city trails leading to Lake Venado safe.
We have got an approval for a 135 kilometres fire line in the region.
The first meter concept was a smaller version of commercial fire line meters with large straining areas.
The Buckskin Fire in the Wild Rivers Ranger District remained at 60 percent containment, with crews continuing to do mop-up work and rehabilitate fire lines.
Fire Line Automatic has several safety sensors monitoring the work of the device.
Fire lines, he said, are among the measures being taken to prevent the fire from further spreading as two more fires have been reported on the Davao side while the one in Kidapawan City has rekindled due to strong winds.
Service members have helped on fire lines many times.
Its findings will be used to determine the extent of the damage of the fire, which started near the peak on Black Saturday and areas covered by the fire line, Camoro said.
An infrared flight over the fire on Sunday detected significant hot spots outside the fire line on the south side, Willamette National Forest officials said.
Apo on Saturday raged anew on Tuesday evening but fire fighters hoped it would not breach the fire line that volunteers had started putting up, officials said Wednesday.
The fire pushed beyond a fire line at several spots on Tuesday under hot, dry and windy conditions.
Tenders are invited for Installation of a new main fire line for wahoo main fixed pier & removal & disposal of old main fire line on wahoo pier.