Fire Department connections to building sprinkler and standpipe systems shall be located in accordance with NFPA 13 and/or NFPA 14, on the main entrance side of the building, unless an alternative location is approved by the authority having jurisdiction.
Fire Department connections shall be located within 100 feet of a paved surface accessible to Fire Department apparatus and within 100 feet of a fire hydrant.
Connections for pier standpipes shall be located on the shoreline at the beginning of the pier within 100 feet of an approved fire lane or fire apparatus road.
Reference: NFPA 1, Uniform Fire Code, 13.1.13, 2006 edition as amended, AACo. Fire Prevention Code
Caption: FD Connection Sign