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Reasons to Belong
Reasons to Belong For a chance to do some part in keeping the world safe from fire. For Your Personal and Professional Development.
Reasons to Belong For a chance to do some part in keeping the world safe from fire. –Our goals are: to advance the art and science of Fire Protection engineering, foster a high ethical standard among our members, and support fire protection education.
Reasons to Belong For Your Personal and Professional Development. –Monthly dinner meetings Chance to network with professionals Technical Discussion – Annual Seminars –Access to other local professionals for advice –Access to SFPE Training and Publications
Who We Are About 120 members, engineers and other professionals –Fire Protection Contractors, Manufacturers –Insurance, Brokers, Consultants –Industry, AHJ, others
Details We hold a dinner meeting the first Monday of most months from September to June. We publish The Fusible Link. We hold an annual technical Seminar. We operate a scholarship foundation with the NY Metro Chapter mostly funded by an annual golf outing.
Some Recent Presentations Fire! On the Fourteenth Floor Combustible Dust Explosions CBRNE Risk Reduction Changing Face of Standard Commodities NISTs Study of the Station Nightclub Fire What Happens After the Fire TYCOs & NFSAs Demonstration Trailers The Part of Diesel Fuel in the WTC7 Collapse Updates of NFPA 13 and 24 and 72 Fire Modeling Software Smoke Development and Movement During a Fire Expert reviews of Various Important Losses