fire protection systems

Key Considerations for Designing a Reliable and Cost-Effective Firestop System

August 11, 2021
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To keep projects on time, on budget, and protected, the engineer needs the right balance of quality and value. by Jim LeStage As the big-picture thinkers of any project, plumbing […]

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NFPA Launches New Middle East and North Africa Solutions Page in Arabic

July 14, 2021
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The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has launched a new Middle East and North Africa (MENA) solutions page in Arabic as part of its 125th Anniversary commitment to serving global stakeholders. The new microsite introduces building, […]

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Is Supervisory Air Monitoring Feasible for Manual Dry Standpipes?

June 17, 2021
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Gregory Shvartsman, President of IGS Consulting in Fair Lawn, New Jersey, is working on a project in which the client wants supervisory air monitoring for manual dry standpipe systems, based […]

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New NFPA Fire & Life Safety Policy Institute Report Reveals Weaknesses in the Global Fire & Life Safety Ecosystem

June 4, 2021
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The NFPA Fire & Life Safety Policy Institute has released the 2020 Fire & Life Safety Ecosystem™: Year in Review report. This latest edition examines U.S. and international events in the last year including […]

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NFPA and the Home Fire Sprinkler Coalition Team Up to Advance Home Fire Sprinkler Awareness

May 19, 2021
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Fire departments and public safety advocates across North America are uniting on May 16–22, 2021 to participate in a digital campaign and conduct community outreach activities to increase awareness about […]

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Winners of Challenge Seeking Ways to Destroy PFAS in Firefighting Foam Are Announced

May 18, 2021
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced the winners of the Innovative Ways to Destroy PFAS Challenge, a partnership between federal and state agencies focused on identifying ways to destroy […]

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Uponor Revamps AquaSAFE™ Fire Safety Training for Installers

April 28, 2021
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To support the growing demand for fire safety contractor training, Uponor North America recently revamped the former AquaSAFE™ Level I classroom and Level II jobsite training into one comprehensive, online qualification […]

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NFPA Celebrates 125 Years of Safety with Launch of Virtual Conference Series

April 14, 2021
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The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year and plans to commemorate the momentous milestone through a series of events and initiatives that reflect the steadfast commitment […]

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How to Prevent Fire Protection and Domestic Water Pipes from Freezing Due to Cold Weather?

March 10, 2021
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Have you been following the lively plumbing design discussions on ASPE Connect? In this new regular feature on ASPE Pipeline, we will highlight current discussion threads that are generating a […]

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NFPA Journal Launches New Web Version, Will Print Quarterly

February 19, 2021
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NFPA Journal®, the magazine of the National Fire Protection Association, has launched a new web version and moved to a quarterly print publication schedule, part of a larger plan to expand […]

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