Curb and gutter normally are not provided.
Guardrails. Guardrail shall be provided where required for
personnel safety or for protection of equipment. The requirements of OSHA
Standard 29 CFR 1910.23, Standards for General Industry, shall apply.
Water Supply and Wastewater Disposal. The requirements of NAVFAC
MIL-HDBK-1005/7, Water Supply Systems, and MIL-HDBK-1005/8, Domestic
Wastewater Control, shall apply, except as follows:
Water Supply. Hauling water is not an acceptable means of
supplying water to a permanent electronic facility site.
Pipe. Where metallic pipe and reinforced concrete pipe are
inappropriate at a particular site, this will be indicated in the project
Lawn Irrigation. Lawn irrigation normally is not provided.
Fire Protection. In electronic facilities of noncombustible
construction, water demands and hydrant spacing for external fire protection
shall be determined in accordance with the requirements of MIL-HDBK-1008,
Fire Protection Engineering, for unsprinklered facilities under light-hazard,
favorable conditions. For combustible construction, other guidelines in MIL-
HDBK-1008 shall apply.
Conformance to Regulations. Water supply and wastewater disposal
systems shall conform to applicable local, state, and federal requirements and
Landscaping and Ground Cover.
The requirements of MIL-HDBK-1013/1
shall apply, except as follows:
Placement. Landscaping and ground cover shall be provided only to
the extent that they reduce site maintenance. Vegetation shall not interfere
with antennas and ground mats. Some site areas must be kept free of
vegetation; the designer shall consult the electronic system engineering
activity for this information.
Fire Breaks. Where buildings are of combustible construction, fire
breaks shall be provided in accordance with MIL-HDBK-1008. Fire break
requirements within the antenna field shall be based on the specific exposure
Fencing, Gates, and Guard Towers. The requirements of DM-5.12,
Fencing. Gates, and Guard Towers, shall govern, except as specified otherwise
in Section 6 of this handbook.