Combination Systems: You Might be Surprised

The local officials, both fire service and building officials, must understand local capabilities and have an in-depth understanding of the design differences and implications, to be able to adequately provide the best level of fire protection for their communities.

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Fire Protection on the High Seas

Reading a story this morning, about a devastating boat fire in Baltimore, Maryland, today got me thinking about fire protection systems on cruise ships.

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Let’s Talk Pressure Regulating

There is a lot of confusion out there when we talk about pressure regulating devices, especially when referring specifically to fire department hose connections on standpipes.

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A Thing of the Past

Did you know that the National Fire Protection Association’s Fire Code (NFPA 1) now allows authorities having jurisdiction (AHJ’s) a greater ability to remove Class II Standpipes from buildings?

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