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Fire Protection for Critical Assets

  • Sharonville Fire Department 11637 Chester Road Cincinnati, OH, 45246 United States (map)

The third meeting of the 2016/2017 Tri State SFPE calendar year will be on January 11th at Sharonville FD.

The presentation will be by Jake Bross from Johnson Controls/SimplexGrinnell, and he will talk about the various aspects of fire protection for critical assets.  The presentation will include:

  • Introduction to special agents
    • Suppression agent types, detection and control.
  • Functions and options
    • Programming, delays, switches/controls.
  • What is required?  What codes apply?
    • NFPA 2001, 72, etc.  Joint Commission involved?
  • Drawing review and approval process.
    • NFPA standards, what to look for/what questions to ask.
  • Acceptance testing standards and processes.
    • Room integrity tests/peak pressurization, piping pressurization.
    • Functions/Labeling, End User Training.

Jake Bross is a Regional Suppression Manager for SimplexGrinnell.  He has 23 years of experience in the Fire Protection industry.  He holds a NICET level 4 certification and is a Certified Fire Protection Specialist (CFPS).

Please RSVP to the meeting using the attendance link above!