Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety

Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety November 21, 2022

Back to basics: Fire pump electrical design guide

This quick reference offers a guide for fire pump electrical design

By Rachel Stencel
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety November 15, 2022

Health care building design model shifts for fire, life safety

As hospitals and health care facilities evolve, the fire and life safety systems within them must change

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety November 1, 2022

Your questions answered: Specifying fire and life safety systems

Engineers should be aware of the contents and intent of the building when specifying fire detection, notification and suppression systems.

By Toby White and Jonathan Sajdak
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety October 4, 2022

Benefits of using professionals for smoke damper investigation and repair services

Smoke damper testing is often overlooked, which can lead to dangerous situations in buildings should a fire incident occur. Testing, though, is a complex process and is best left to professionals who know and understand the codes.

By John Herboth
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety September 2, 2022

Webcast: Specifying fire and life safety systems

Attend this webcast on October 12 2022, to learn about mass notification systems to alert the occupants and first responders, including a review of nonfire event notification practices.

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety August 19, 2022

Your questions answered: Fire and life safety suppression systems

Unanswered questions from the July 21 fire suppression webcast are answered here

By Joshua D. Greene
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety August 10, 2022

Manufacturing and industrial building fire, life safety trends

Several new and retrofit manufacturing building projects show trends in fire and life safety systems

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety August 1, 2022

Consulting-Specifying Engineer most-viewed content, July 2022

Read the best content in July 2022 including: NFPA 13-2022 updates, emergency generators, data center trends and more.

By Chris Vavra
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety June 17, 2022

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer content: June 10-16, 2022

The most-viewed content from the past week covered NFPA 72-2022, rooftop units, 40 Under 40 winners, K-12 school changes and emergency generators.

By Chris Vavra
Codes & Standards: Fire, Life Safety June 15, 2022

Trends, changes in data center fire and life safety system design

Several trends are pushing the fire and life safety systems in data centers in different directions

By Consulting-Specifying Engineer