Say Goodbye to Party Walls

As a former Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) a two-owner system is something that sounds blasphemous and is hard to type even now. Imagine this, a single building divided by a fire wall (which by definition is now considered a two separate buildings), two owners, two addresses, two systems?  

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NFSA’s Guide to NFPA’s 2020 Annual Technical Meeting – Virtual Edition

The National Fire Sprinkler Association (NFSA) performs a very active role in the codes and standards revision process through our members, staff and the activities of the Engineering and Standards Committee and Code Development Team.   

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Technotes: Meet Our SMEs

NFSA’s Expert of the Day (EOD) program is a benefit that strives to help our members with technical responses to codes and standards questions on requirements pertaining to water-based fire protection. The EOD program has subject matter experts (SME) across the Codes, Standards and Public Fire Protection, Engineering, and Contractor Services departments available each business day.

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Technical Justification for Large Diameter Fire Department Connections

Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJ) around the county have started requiring the installation of thread-less quick connect, large diameter style fire department connections (FDC) in new construction.

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