SupDet 2011 to Feature Workshop on FIre Protection Issues in Data Centers

Blog Post created by mikehazell Employee on Dec 2, 2010

The Research Foundation’s 15th annual Suppression, Detection and Signaling Technical Working Conference is scheduled for March 22–25 at the Orlando DoubleTree Resort.  A featured interactive workshop available to all attendees will provide the owner’s perspective and engineering solutions for Fire Protection Challenges in Telecommunications and Information Centers.

Keynote presentations at SUPDET 2011 include:

  • Residential sprinkler research on antifreeze and sloped ceiling effects;
  • The latest human behavior research and case study implementation of emergency communication messaging in the fire context;
  • Detection technology research updates from UL Oakridge National Labs and others;
  • Commodity classification and sprinkler protection of storage, including HVLS fans;
  • Naval Research Laboratory research updates on Hi-Ex foam.