Fire, Life Safety
Combustible dust safety standard requires understanding the codes.
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Building codes and construction techniques have evolved since the 850-year old Notre-Dame was built, leading to a recent resurgence of mass timber buildings
Fire and life safety professionals need to leverage notification assets to get the emergency message out to the affected group as soon as possible
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Below are some key takeaways featuring hot topics throughout the fire and life safety industry.
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Consulting engineers are working on government, state, municipal, federal, correctional and military buildings
This patent-pending, one-piece isolation valve with strainer and purge with hose thread is designed to allow for the rapid purging of air from the pipes as the system is filled and the venting of excess air once the system is filled.
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