Fire, Life Safety - Suppression Systems

Adopting NFPA 101 in health care buildings

Explore the top 10 things to know about the 2012 edition of NFPA 101 for hospitals and health care... » more

Nitrogen generator series for fire protection sprinkler system

Potter’s IntelliGen series of nitrogen generators are designed to generate on-site, 98%+ purity...

Designing passive and active fire protection systems

Fire protection engineers should consider the building's construction, fire suppression systems,... » more

How to properly integrate fire alarm systems and HVAC systems

Organizing the coordination with the engineering team is key to a successful system integration... » more

Proposed changes to NFPA 20-2019

The potential changes to the 2019 edition of NFPA 20 could have a great impact on fire protection... » more

Designing gravity feed fire protection systems

Gravity-fed standpipe and sprinkler systems are viable alternatives to traditional pumped,... » more

How to balance passive and active fire protection systems in building design

Both passive and active fire protection features should be included in the design to ensure... » more

How to design medical buildings: Fire and life safety

Hospitals and health care buildings have become very sophisticated. Coordination among all parties,... » more

NFPA 20: Changes to the fire pump standard

Regardless of whether the 2016 edition of NFPA 20 will be applicable to the next nonresidential... » more

Your questions answered: Fire and life safety: Specifying fire detection and notification systems

The Oct. 26, 2017, “Fire and life safety: Specifying fire detection and notification systems”... » more

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