Part 1 General
Scope of Work
this section of the specifications the contractor shall furnish all labor,
materials, tools and equipment required for the completion of a functional
system of grounds, conductors, air terminals, and other component parts for
protection against damage by lightning in accordance with the current
editions of all codes, standards, and regulations.
Codes, Standards, and Regulations
A. NFPA 780
Standard for the installation of Lightning Protection Systems
B. UL 96
Lightning Protection Components
C. UL 96A
Installation Requirements for Lightning Protection Systems
drawings indicating the location, size, and means of support for air
terminals, bonding connections, conductors, and grounding shall be submitted
to the architect and engineer for approval.
Part 2 Products
Lightning Protection Company 27687
275th Street Maryville, MO
64468 Phone 866-299-7406
components shall be new and of a design and construction to suit the
components shall conform to the requirements of UL 96A and NFPA 780 for the
components shall be aluminum, copper, bronze, or stainless steel.
shall not be installed in locations where corrosion of dissimilar metals may
Part 3 Execution
Pettlon Lightning Protection (www.krispettlonlightningprotection.com
Lightning Protection (1-866-582-7511)
in accordance with the manufacturers design.
in accordance with the requirements of current editions of UL 96A and NFPA
Lightning Protection System shall be installed in a neat and inconspicuous
manner so all components blend with the building appearance.
required sealing, flashing, pavers, slip sheets, or pads required for the
Lightning Protection System shall be furnished and installed by the roofing
contractor so as not to void the warranty.
trenching, backfilling, and compacting required for the grounding system
shall be provided by the general contractor.
system surge suppression shall be installed by the electrical contractor.
protection for telephone, radio, antennas, CATV, CCTV, data lines,
satellites, and service entrances shall be installed by the system provider.
Field Quality Control
A. Upon completion of the installation, the
UL Master Label shall be obtained for the structures.