Fire, Life Safety - Suppression Systems

Selecting pipe and piping materials

Selecting pipe and piping materials

Selecting pipe and piping materials involves many factors. Designers should approach these... » more

Webcast: Fire and life safety: Detection, notification, and suppression systems

Webcast: Fire and life safety: Detection, notification, and suppression systems

Fire detection, notification, and suppression systems are specified for the safety of the...

Congratulations 2018 Product of the Year winners

Congratulations 2018 Product of the Year winners

Consulting-Specifying Engineer readers have cast their votes for the 2018 Product of the Year; read... » more

How to write your firm’s fire protection specifications using NFPA 13

How to write your firm’s fire protection specifications using NFPA 13

Using NFPA 13 to specify fire protection systems can be done in various ways to ensure code... » more

Designing sports arenas, theaters,and other specialty structures: Fire/life safety

Designing sports arenas, theaters,and other specialty structures: Fire/life safety

Specialty facilities like sports stadiums and theaters have to do more than host the entertainment... » more

Designing sports arenas, theaters, and other specialty structures

Designing sports arenas, theaters, and other specialty structures

Specialty facilities like sports stadiums and theaters have to do more than host the entertainment... » more

LED notification appliance

LED notification appliance

Using advanced LED technology, the new 400 Series notification appliances provide power saving...

The benefits of integrated fire protection and life safety system testing

The benefits of integrated fire protection and life safety system testing

NFPA 3 and NFPA 4 explore integrated fire protection and life safety system testing and are vital... » more

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Fire and life safety

Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Fire and life safety

Government and military projects are among the toughest challenges an engineer can face. Demanding... » more

Connectivity creates safer facilities

Connectivity creates safer facilities

NFPA 72 updates focused on audio/visual signaling for mass notification and emergency communication... » more

Evaluating high-rise wood construction

Evaluating high-rise wood construction

Advances in technology have allowed designers to challenge the status quo, think outside the box,... » more

Q&A with Stephen DiGiovanni, chairman of AdHoc Committee on Tall Wood Buildings

Q&A with Stephen DiGiovanni, chairman of AdHoc Committee on Tall Wood Buildings

Stephen DiGiovanni, PE, chair of the International Code Council (ICC) Ad Hoc Committee for Tall... » more

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Jun. 25 to Jul. 1

Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Jun. 25 to Jul. 1

Parallel generator design, NFPA 99-2012 requirements, millennials in the workforce,... » more

Selecting pipe and piping materials Webcast: Fire and life safety: Detection, notification, and suppression systems Congratulations 2018 Product of the Year winners How to write your firm’s fire protection specifications using NFPA 13 Designing sports arenas, theaters,and other specialty structures: Fire/life safety Designing sports arenas, theaters, and other specialty structures LED notification appliance The benefits of integrated fire protection and life safety system testing Examining government, state, municipal, federal, and military facilities: Fire and life safety Connectivity creates safer facilities Evaluating high-rise wood construction Q&A with Stephen DiGiovanni, chairman of AdHoc Committee on Tall Wood Buildings Top 5 Consulting-Specifying Engineer Articles, Jun. 25 to Jul. 1

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